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Month: July 2019

Supervisor Das Williams earns Party endorsement for re-election

Contact: Gail Teton-Landis gail@teton-landis.org Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County Chair Gail Teton-Landis announced the endorsement of First District Supervisor Das Williams. “We are proud to endorse Supervisor Williams’ re-election campaign. Throughout his career, he has exhibited strong environmental leadership, support for working people, and sought solutions for mental health and homelessness issues. He has

From our Chair: Why Dems Endorse

First published in the Santa Barbara Independent on July 4, 2019. By Gail Teton-Landis As chair of the Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County, I want to address three questions that I am often asked: Why do local political parties make endorsements for local nonpartisan elections? Why are such endorsements made before the deadline for a