Links and Resources

Resist and Persist Resources

San Diego Free Press publishes, EACH FRIDAY, an extensive calendar: “Progressive Calendar for San Diego Activists” For further information, go to www.sandiegofreepress.org

Daily Alert
Sign up to have daily mobile messages or alerts via text message coming in to your smartphone. It will connect you with the appropriate person (including YOUR legislator). Simply press and you will be connected! www.dailyaction.org

5calls.org
Go to this website to sign up for an easy way to contact your legislators about issues that concern you.  You simple insert your zip code and check the issue and you will be given a script and a phone number.  You can make 5 calls in 5 minutes! https://5calls.org/

Text 50409
You will be prompted to give you zip code and then the site will suggest a relevant and timely message to send to the appropriate legislator.  You approve it and it will be sent.

Contacts
Glenna Shearer has assembled this list of legislators’ phone numbers, email addresses and websites.  PDF link for Political & Other Contacts

What’s going on in San Diego?
If you want to know, get on Carol Changus’s elist. Send her a request at dfa-23@meetup.com

Send post cards
Did you know that letters are quarantined before being sent on? This delays your message. Use post cards, instead. If you want post cards that stand out, purchase some at www.zazzle.com.

Swing Left
Help swing a nearby Republican-controlled District to Democratic in 2018. Find the closest to you at www.swingleft.org.

Fact Check at Politifact at www.politifact.com


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. www.staycool4grandkids.org.

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 hartley2k@aol.com.

Indivisible Group is organized by LJDC members Betty Vorhies and Sabrina Kaplan. This group is one of 80 such groups in San Diego and hundreds around the country. To join the  Facebook page, send an email to indivisiblelajolla@gmail.com.
Also see where Joanne Standlee has created a list of current events and initiatives at https://indivisiblelajolla.com

Stay Up to Date
See the San Diego County Democratic Party ACTION CENTER at https://sdcdp.ngpvanhost.com/action-center-things-you-can-do-today
For additional news from other San Diego County Democratic clubs, go to our club website, www.lajollademocrats.org and see the SDDemocratic Club News.