Jan Bell

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Stop SB 1092 – Removes prohibition for gun silencers

    Dear Nevada-Placer Brady Friend, Senator Joel Anderson introduced a bill, SB 1092, to be heard in the California state Senate Public Safety Committee next Tuesday, which will remove the current state prohibition on silencers for guns longer than 16 inches. In a high profile series of 2013 shootings that resulted in four deaths …

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May 3rd – AADC’s next meeting – LGBTQ Forum

Join us for an LGBTQ Forum on Thursday May 3rd, 6:30 pm, at the General Gomez Arts & Events Center, Auburn.  This is the next meeting of the Auburn Area Democratic Club and the event is free and open to the public.  Bring a friend.

No One is Above the Law – Find the Protest Near You if Trump Fires Mueller

Click on this LINK to a page where you can enter your zip code and find protest activities near you in the event Trump creates a Constitutional crisis by finding someone in his Administration willing to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller.  No one is above the law, so we must protest Trump’s move to silence …

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Sunset Industrial Area/Placer Ranch Project in West Placer

“Land, they ain’t makin’ it anymore.” Will Rogers  If you feel compelled to do something after reading the letter below, here is what you can do:  1) Write to the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Mailing Address: 3091 County Center Drive, Auburn, CA 95603 and request that the County allow the public 120 days (CEQA …

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Auburn’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration

Special Note: Auburn Area Democratic Club member, Millee Livingston, is the founder of and spirit behind Auburn’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations.  When Millee moved her 34 years ago and asked where the MLK celebration was going to be held, she was told there was no MLK Celebration in Auburn.  So she stepped up and …

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Sacramento’s Women’s March a HUGE success

Just look at these pictures and they say it all – this year’s Women’s March in Sacramento (and around the nation) was more successful and focused than in 2017.  Momentum is building to resist the extreme Trump agenda. In 2017 we marched, in 2018 we RUN!!!  You have until March 9th to file for statewide …

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Democrats “Better Deal” for Americans – What We Stand For

Do you wonder what Democrats stand for and what we plan to do for America?  Well, here it is…Democrats “Better Deal” for ALL Americans #1 Equal Opportunity for ALL Democrats believe in leveling the playing field so opportunities are open to everyone, not just the rich.  Government should invest in our people so all hard …

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Big Blue Wave…more to come!

Bright Blue Tues‌day! Tues‌day’s Election Day was a landslide for Democrats. We recaptured the Governor’s office in New Jersey, giving Democrats another state with Democratic majorities in both Houses of the Legislature and a Democrat in the Governor’s office. In Virginia, our candidate for Governor, Lt. Governor Ralph Northam, led Virginia Democrats to a clean …

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Democrats win races across the country

Democrats won not just in New Jersey and Virginia but up and down the ticket across the country. Voters handily rejected the Trump-Pence agenda by electing Democrats in states and even districts that Donald Trump won last year. Democrats are moving forward, we (and voters) have put 2016 behind us. See the proof: Virginia Ralph …

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2017 Fall Fundraiser a huge success!

Christine Pelosi, Chair of the California Democratic Party’s Women’s Caucus and Derek Cressman, author of “When Money Talks” spoke on the topic of “How California Can Lead the Nation”. Congressional Candidates (CD1 running against Republican Doug LaMalfa), Jessica Holcombe and Marty Walters, gave an update on their campaigns.  Tomas Evangelista, Dreamer, spoke in support of DACA.