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Meetings this week (11/13 – 11/19)

The Tongass Democrats have no meetings scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has no meetings scheduled for the week. The Board of Education and the Juneau Commission on Sustainability have meetings this week. If you or … Continue reading

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Opinion: More Democrats should volunteer for CBJ boards

Keeping our community operating smoothly requires many people working together. Naturally, a lot of these people are paid employees, but a surprisingly large number of our fellow citizens volunteer their time to help keep things running. From our hospital to … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (10/23 – 10/29)

The Tongass Democrats have a meeting of the Website Committee this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has a number of meetings including: Committee of the Whole, Public Works and Facilities Committee, Lands Committee, Planning Commission, and Public … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (10/16 – 10/22)

The Tongass Democrats have no business or committee meetings this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has a regular meeting and the Board of Education has a regular meeting. Links to the relevant calendars and additional information sources … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (10/9 – 10/15)

The Tongass Democrats have no business or committee meetings this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Public Safety Task Force and Planning Commission both have meetings. Links to the relevant calendars and additional information sources are included below.

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Tongass Democrats: Our Vision for Juneau

Politics is about values, and with that in mind, I would like to highlight the brand new Tongass Democrats local platform. This document, which is in harmony with the state party’s platform, explains what we believe to be the building … Continue reading

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Opinion: Local elections make a difference in your life

In 2016, Juneau voters made decisions about marijuana laws and a 3% local tax. Well, actually, 1 out of every 3 Juneau voters made that decision, because only 33.5% of us voted. I’d like to see that change.

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Municipal ballots won’t tell you candidate party

In roughly three weeks, eligible voters in Juneau will go to the polls to elect three of our neighbors to our Assembly and two to serve on the school board (AKA, the Juneau Board of Education).* If you have already … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (9/11 – 9/17)

The Tongass Democrats have no meetings or events this week. The City and Borough of Juneau has canceled and/or rescheduled all meetings whose ordinary schedules would have resulted in meeting on Monday, September 11th. CBJ meetings this week include the … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (9/5 – 9/10)

The Tongass Democrats will hold our monthly meeting this week, so if you are a Democrat interested in doing some of the work of democracy, click to get the details. In addition, the City and Borough of Juneau has three … Continue reading

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