Come to one of our monthly meetings, join us on Facebook or use our contact form
Join us for our
3rd Monday of each month
Haralson Civic Center
6 pm pot luck
(bring a dish to share)
6:30 pm meeting.
(Please bring your own
plates and utensils)
WE FIGHT FOR:
OUR EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Frank McKinney, Chair
Fred Elias, Vice Chair
Michelle Maloney, Past Chair
Doreen Sasso, Secretary
Lynda Armona, Treasurer
Nelson Thomas, Representative to the State Committee
UNION CNTY NEWS:
Union County has created rules for STR (short term rentals - rentals less than 30 days). Check their website for further information. Click on the link below to get latest draft.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT MEETINGS
The County Commissioner and the City Council hold regular meetings as follows:
Third Thursday 6:00 p.m.
First Tuesday 6:00 p.m.
(draft # 1 created
June 6, 2023)
Did you know Union County Georgia Government has a Facebook page ?
Have questions or want information? Message them on their Facebook page OR go to their website:
NEWSLETTERS & LINKS
Heather Cox Richardson is a political historian who uses facts and history to put the news in context . Use this link to read her newsletters:
Leading the fight to protect voting rights.
POWER THE VOTE
This is an organization that wants to fund voter protection teams year round in GA in order to proactively change the political landscape in our favor.
Please consider donating (link posted below) to this organization to get out Blue votes.
Progressive activists like the New Georgia Project Action Fund called the voter roll cleanup a "purge" and "voter suppression."
"Voting is a right," said Kendra Cotton, the group's CEO. "If someone chooses not to use it, that doesn’t mean they lose it."
Check your status. Don't take anything for granted.
Check with Union County Board of Registrar's office to check your voting status or go to
For more voting information go to: https://www.vote.org/
PROBLEMS WITH VOTING??
CALL VOTER HOTLINE
GA is going to purge 192,000 before the 2024 election:
Per Georgia law, people who don't vote in two consecutive general elections and don't update their registration status are assigned "inactive" status.
Jon Burns, Speaker of the House
District 9 Congressman:
Rep. Andrew Clyde
IMPORTANT LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICES:
City of Blairsville City Hall
City of Blairsville Police
Union Cnty Sheriff
Union Cnty Government
Union Cnty Building Dept
Union Cnty Tax Collector
City of Blairsville Water
Blue Ridge Mountain EMC (Electric)
Remember to check out June Krise's website for latest, up to date District information
Democrats are growing in Union County, GA Let's become as powerful as we can in 2023, preparing hard for 2024 elections.
Get involved...We can do this...
DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF GEORGIA PLATFORM GUIDING PRINCIPLES
GEORGIA DEMOCRATS BELIEVE :
1. The American Dream of opportunity for all should guide government policies at all levels.
2. The good decisions by our government promote economic security for all Georgians.
3. The creation of good jobs for all Georgians is our top priority.
4. All students should have access to a high-quality public education.
5. The access to quality, affordable healthcare is a basic, human right.
6. It is our responsibility to leave our children and grandchildren an earth that is safe and livable for future generations.
7. All our citizens have the right to safety and security. 8. A fundamental role of government is to provide for the national security.
9. Every citizen has a right to equal and impartial justice under the law.
10. It is a privilege to serve in elected office, and all who serve should be held to the highest ethical standards.
Think about this:
Who you elect affects
Your life – Your choices – Your Values
Women’s Reproductive Freedom
Responsible Gun Ownership
Protecting Voters’ rights
Diversity and Inclusion
Freedoms to read any book
Controlling your personal choices
Fewer regulations that keep us safe
Tax Relief for Wealthy & Business
Limiting access to healthcare
Control voter rights/ballot access
Your email address and information will be kept strictly confidential.
You will only be sent news and information about Union County Georgia Democrats.
PO Box 2654, Blairsville, GA 30514