Democratic Municipal Officials Digest
Week of 3/30/2020
Check out DMO’s Campaigning During Corona info brief for some tools and tips on running this cycle.
- Are the other Democrats on your council members of DMO? Make sure your peers sign up at NationalDMO.org/join to get connected to Democratic Party resources before the Convention.
- Mississippi Governor Orders Limited Gatherings, Declares Most Businesses ‘Essential,’ Supersedes Local Safety Efforts – Republican governors are preempting local efforts to promote social distancing and limit the spread of COVID-19.
- Coronavirus: Public Service Workers on the Front Lines – Stories from AFSCME members keeping our cities working.
- Domestic violence in the age of coronavirus: What happens when you’re stuck at home, but home isn’t safe?
Ideas for Cities
- Trouble finding FDA approved safety masks? Contact Pinecrest, FL Vice Mayor Jim McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on procuring bulk orders of N-95 and KN-95 safety masks.
- Be Smart for Kids – Mayors Against Illegal Guns home firearm storage safety.
News for Democrats
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Your residents can take the census online at 2020census.gov, Get federal resources for your community, and limit census workers’ need to go door to door.