What Can I Do?

As Democrats prepare to respond to Trump’s intention to roll-back many programs of importance to Democrats (and all Americans), members are asking where to go to join others in supporting certain issues.  Here is a list:

Climate Change/The Environment
Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
The Nature Conservancy
The Climate Reality Project
League of Conservation Voters San Diego
The Climate Mobilization
Environmental Defense Fund
Sierra Club San Diego Chapter*

Public Lands
National Wildlife Federation
Protect Our Public Land
Center for Biological Diversity
Public lands essay by LJDC Board member, Jim Evans

Women’s Issues/Reproductive Choice/Equal Pay
Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood of Pacific Southwest
Population Connection
Population Services International
Women’s March on Washington (January 21, 2017)
Ohio Abortion Laws (see ACLU)
VeteranFeminists of America, Inc.

Wealth Divide/Poverty
United for a Fair Economy
Fight for $15
Service Employees International union (SEIU)
Population Connection

Bank/Economy Reform
Bernie Sanders/Elizabeth Warren* (Bernie Sanders group)*
Robin Hood/Transaction Tax

Discrimination/Diversity/Hate crimes/Social Justice
San Diego LGBTQ Community Center
Southern Poverty Law Center
Black Lives Matter
Color of Change
Activist San Diego*

Immigration/Muslim Registry
San Diego Immigrant Rights Consortium
Voice of San Diego **

HealthCare/Medicare/Social Security
Organizing for America

End of Life Choices
Compassion and Choices
San Diego Hemlock Society

Election Reform/Voter Registration
National Popular Vote
League of Women Voters and LWV of San Diego
Common Cause*
Democracy for America*

Gun Safety
Everytown for Gun Safety

Progressive News Media
Rachel Maddow, MSNBC
The Nation Magazine
Mother Jones Magazine
Alternet Headlines
Voice of San Diego
San Diego Free Press
The American Prospect
Democracy Now!

Holding Government Accountable
Center for Progressive Reform*
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

Separation of Church and State
Americans United for Separation of Church and State
Freedom From Religion Foundation

TradeGlobal Issues
Public Citizen

War and Peace
San Diego–Worldwide Initiative to Safeguard Humanity
San Diego Diplomacy Council
San Diego Veterans For Peace
Peace Resource Center
Jewish Voice for Peace
The San Diego Friends Center
San Diego Coalition for Peace & Justice

Democrats/Party Reform/Party Issues
Democratic Senate Campaign Committee
Democracy for America*

Links and Resources

Issues and Organizations

Stay Cool for Grandkids is the Del Mar based group who support a livable climate for the next generation of grandkids. Contact member Fred Randel for more information.

Work with Neighborhoods for Fair Elections
Working on Campaign Finance for San Diego. For more information, contact John Hartley, Campaign Coordinator, at 619-299-8870 or

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Activist San Diego
KNSJ Community Radio
San Diego Veterans for Peace
Joseph R. Biden – President Kamala Harris – Vice President
Hakeem Jeffries – House Minority Leader Chuck Schumer – Senate Majority Leader
Dianne Feinstein – US Senator Alex Padilla – US Senator
Juan Vargas – US Congress District 52 Scott Peters – US Congress District 50
Sara Jacobs – US Congress District 51 Mike Levin – US Congress District 49
Gavin Newsom – CA Governor Eleni Kounalakis – CA Lieutenant Governor
Shirley Weber – CA Secretary of State Xavier Becerra – CA Attorney General
Betty T. Yee – CA Controller Fiona Ma – CA Treasurer
Ricardo Lara – CA Insurance Comm Tony Thurmond -Superintendent of Ed
Toni Atkins – Senate President pro Tempore, State Senator 39th Catherine Blakespear – State Senator 38th
Tasha B – State Assembly 77th Brian Maienschein – State Assembly 76th
Chris Ward – State Assembly 78th Dr. Akilah Weber- State Assembly 79th
David Alvarez State Assembly 80th  
Nora Vargas – County Supervisors District 1 Terra Lawson-Remer – County Supervisors District 3
Nathan Fletcher – County Supervisors District 4  
Todd Gloria – SD Mayor Mara Elloit – SD City Attorney
Joe La Cava – District 1 Jennifer Campbell – District 2
Stephen Whitburn – District 3 Monica Montgomery – District 4
Marni Von Wilpurt – District 5 Raul Campillo – District 7
Kent Lee – District 6  
Vivian Moreno – District 8 Sean Elo-Rivera – District 9