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Author: Tyler Gibson

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Region 10 Democrats, I know we’re fresh off one of the most incredible election cycles in California history–thanks in large part to all of your hard work. But there’s more to do! In January we will be electing new delegates and Executive Board representatives to the California Democratic Party at our ADEM caucuses. These delegates–7


Friends, There is so much to say, to so many people. First off thank you to all the volunteers who made getting to the finish line possible. We appreciated all the people who phone banked, walked, or donated generously to keep our efforts going. To the candidates who chose to run, whether you won or


Vote By Mail ballots will be delivered next week (starting October 8) and we need your help speaking with voters! Join us for Votetoberfest! Click here to sign up to volunteer! 

Thank you! Labor Day 2018

A special thanks to our sponsors and attendees for a successful labor day picnic! We were joined by over 200 Democrats at Oak Park. We look forward to seeing you on the campaign trail!  

Summer Volunteer Schedule

Join the Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County in helping elect our endorsed candidates! We will be holding walks and phonebanks throughout the summer. This is an excellent way to engage voters and make sure we elect democrats across the county. Phonebanks: Tuesday: 5pm-8pm Thursday: 5pm-8pm Walks: Sunday: 1pm   All activities are held out

Labor Day 2018

Friends, Come Celebrate Labor Day with Us! There has not been a more important time to stand with labor in recent memory. The Republican majority has rolled back labor and employment protections, while also refusing to fund or enforce the currently existing laws. Meanwhile, California has led the way: creating millions more jobs, passing equal

Thank you!

The Democratic party would like to thank everyone who worked hard to move good measures and Democratic candidates forward.  Congratulations to Salud Carbajal, Monique Limón, Bill Ostrander, Betsy Schaffer, Gregg Hart, Oscar Gutierrez and to Measures R, S, and T. We also want to thank Lt. Eddie Hsueh who shined a light on issues we all want addressed. We look

*UPDATE: Candidate Endorsement Interviews*-SBCC, SB Unified

On June 7th, we will interview candidates for Santa Barbara Unified School District and begin Santa Barbara City College Board of Trustees interviews. Candidates seeking an endorsement should contact Joe Pierre at and he will walk you through the process. If you wish to ask a question to a candidate, please submit your question

November 2018 Endorsement Process

  The Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County (DPSBC) invites candidates to apply for its endorsement for the November 2018 election. The DPSBC encourages all democratic candidates to participate in our great electoral process. Voting by mail begins in early October 2018. This timing gives endorsed candidates credibility and enough time to seek other endorsements,

Seeking volunteers for County Boards and Commissions

County Supervisor Joan Hartmann seeks Third District residents to serve on the following County boards and commissions: Behavioral Wellness Commission (two openings) Board of Architecture Review Central County (alternate position) Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Human Services Commission Civil Service Commission Veteran’s Services Advisory Committee Behavioral Wellness (two openings) – The Behavioral Wellness Commission is an