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Category: 2021

Voting ends TOMORROW

Tomorrow is the last day of voting in the Santa Barbara City Election. It’s time for us to finish this campaign strong! This election is about two competing visions for Santa Barbara. One is our progressive vision, which seeks to fight climate change, solve homelessness, stand up for racial justice, and ensure working people can

Santa Barbara is under attack

We need your help. In 2016, the foundation of our democracy was shaken when Donald Trump was elected President. His opponent, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, was the most qualified person to ever run for President. But after years of false rumors and sexist attacks from Republicans and the news media, voters did not

Apply to be appointed to the Central Committee

The Democratic Party invites interested Democrats residing in Supervisorial District 4 to apply for appointment to fill a vacancy on the Central Committee. Appointments will be considered at the November 4 meeting. Check your voter registration status here. Please submit a letter of interest to the Chair by emailing darcel@sbdems.org and plan to attend the meeting for an

Help us stop the Republican takeover of Santa Barbara

It feels like just yesterday that our campaign was knocking on doors and making phone calls to stop the Republican Recall. Our work is not finished yet! Republicans are now organizing to take over Santa Barbara’s City Hall.Republican mega-donors are trying to buy this election to implement their harmful ideologies. These Trump supporters are the

Join us for the 2021 Labor Day Picnic

Join us Monday, September 6 from 2-4PM for the Santa Barbara County Democratic Party’s Annual Labor Day Picnic! This year, we are Honoring Care Workers for the vital work they do assisting children, adults, the elderly, and those with medical conditions. This year our Picnic will take place at Tucker’s Grove Park. 2021 is an

Campaign for a Progressive Santa Barbara Kickoff and Canvass

This Saturday, July 24 at 10AM we will be joined by Mayor Cathy Murillo, and Councilmembers Kristen Sneddon, Eric Friedman, and Meagan Harmon to kickoff our campaign for a progressive Santa Barbara! We are campaigning for TWO very important elections: the Mayor and City Council elections, as well as the Republican Recall campaign of Governor

Stop the Republican Recall Virtual Kickoff

Join the CA Democratic Party and special guests on Tuesday, June 15 at 6PM to kick off our organizing work to Stop the Republican Recall. We’ll use this time to learn more about the recall effort against Governor Gavin Newsom and how we’ll work together over the next few months to fight back against the

Virtual Silent Auction Now Open!

Bid on exciting offerings including wine, books, candles, art, and dinner with local leaders! View Auction Items Monday, May 10, 2021 Sponsor Reception: 5:30 PM General Program: 6:00 PM Virtual event via Zoom Buy Tickets

Tickets Now Available for the 2021 Virtual Roosevelt-Hamer Dinner

Monday, May 10, 2021 Sponsor Reception: 5:30 PM General Program: 6:00 PM Virtual event via Zoom Buy Tickets Join us in welcoming special guest US Senator Alex Padilla Alex Padilla made history this year when he became California’s first ever Latino U.S. Senator. As California’s Secretary of State, he has fought to protect voting rights

Democratic Party Endorses Candidates for Santa Barbara Mayor and City Council; Condemns Gubernatorial Recall

April 2, 2021 Contact: Darcél Elliott Party Chair Darcél Elliott announced the Democratic Party’s endorsement of Cathy Murillo for Mayor of Santa Barbara, and Meagan Harmon and Kristen Sneddon for seats on the City Council.  “As our Mayor Cathy Murillo has worked diligently to protect our environment and support working families. There is no one