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Proposed Bylaws for the BCDP for Possible Adoption March 26

Written by F. Lee Erickson on March 12th, 2017

Select the above link please.
During reorganization the new Executive Committee will be voting on these proposed bylaws.
Proposed_Blount CoDP_BYLAWS_3-26- 2017
 
For reference the current bylaws can be found here:
http://tndp.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Blount-County-bylaws.pdf
 
Reminder, doors open for socialization before Reorganization March 26, 2017 at 2:00 PM and at 3:00 PM Reorganization starts by closing the doors to new entry. DO NOT BE […]

How To Contact BCDP Chair for Proposed Bylaws.

Written by F. Lee Erickson on March 11th, 2017

With Blount County Democratic Party reorganization coming, bylaws revision and approval will be part of the process on March 26th
Anyone who might be participating in the reorganization meeting and wish to be elected as an executive committee member or officer, will need to have a copy of the bylaws that will be considered that […]

Blount County Democratic Party, Reorganization Convention

Written by F. Lee Erickson on March 3rd, 2017

[ March 26, 2017; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: March 3, 2017 […]

Blount County Democratic Party Meeting February 9, 2017

Written by F. Lee Erickson on February 4th, 2017

[ February 9, 2017; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Executive Committee Members,

The BCDP regular meeting will be on Thursday Feb. 9th at 6:30pm at the Martin Luther King Center.

At the last Strategic meeting on Jan. 26th, everyone separated into various work groups. There was discussion from each group about their potential goals and everyone was asked to come back to the February meeting to […]

Blount County Democratic Party open discussion on Strategic Planning.

Written by F. Lee Erickson on January 21st, 2017

[ January 26, 2017; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] From BCDP Chair, Ruth Holloway

Thursday Jan. 26th – 6pm There will be a continuation of the Blount County Democratic Party open discussion on Strategic Planning. The focus is at the local level and the future here in Blount County. This is a very important meeting for the community. The location will be at Martin Luther […]

Blount County Democratic Party Meeting Jan 19 Reschedule

Written by F. Lee Erickson on January 9th, 2017

[ January 19, 2017; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] When: Thursday, 19 January 2017 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM

Where: Martin Luther King Center 209 E. Franklin St. Alcoa, TN 37701

Reschedule December BCDP Meeting to Dec 15.

Written by F. Lee Erickson on November 23rd, 2016

[ December 15, 2016; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] The Blount County Democratic Party – Will NOT meet on Dec. 8th – the meeting is re-scheduled for Thursday Dec. 15th. The regular time is 6:30pm at the Martin Luther King Center 209 E. Franklin St. Alcoa.

Some Voting Q and A from Ruth Holloway, Chair of Blount County Democratic Party

Written by F. Lee Erickson on November 7th, 2016

Q: Is there paid time off for voting?
Yes.
Employees who begin their work day less than 3 hours after polls open and finish less than 3 hours before polls close are entitled to up to 3 hours paid leave to vote. The employee must request leave by noon the day before Election Day. The employer can […]

Blount County Early Voting Extended Hours

Written by F. Lee Erickson on November 3rd, 2016

From Blount County Democratic Party Chair, Ruth Holloway,
Please Vote – and vote early — take friends and family to the polls with you.
We can not afford to have progress halted or reversed. Our democracy depends on it. Vote before it’s too late.
Blount county Election Administrator, Susan Hughes informed me late this evening […]

BCDP Discussion Group, “Scandals” Aimed at Hillary Clinton.

Written by F. Lee Erickson on October 29th, 2016

[ October 31, 2016; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Monday Oct. 31st. 1pm – until …
There will be a discussion group gathering — Coffee and conversation.
Join us for an open discussion on the topic “scandals” aimed at Hillary Clinton.
Do you have the answers to the questions about the – emails, servers, Benghazi, the Clinton Foundation and more?
We will have an expert on classified information […]