The Douglas County Democrats are dedicated to the advancement of public education, social security, adequate health care, a clean environment, collective bargaining, smart growth patterns, and civil and human rights for all of our citizens. This is our profile and our message.

Together we live, and only together can we solve the problems of today and fulfill the dreams of tomorrow.

On Rural America: Understanding Isn’t The Problem

From Forsetti’s Justice: As the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides-”Democrats failed to understand white, working class, fly-over America.”  Trump supports are saying this.  Progressive pundits are saying this.  Talking heads across all forms of the…

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Fresh Faces in the Kansas Legislature

From the KDP website: Here are the new Democratic faces of the Kansas Legislature heading to Topeka to work alongside our incumbents, who were all re-elected this cycle. Senate Pickups: Lynn Rogers (Sedgwick County) House Pickups:  Virgil Weigel (Shawnee County) Jeff Pittman (Leavenworth County) Debbie Deere (Leavenworth County) Patsy Terrell (Reno County) Eber…

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