Monthly Archives: August 2020

Hi everyone! We are having a Somerset County Relational Organizing Meeting tomorrow (Aug 28) at 5 pm. Without being able to do so many of our keystone in-person events this cycle, relational organizing (and talking with our own communities) will be even more important. This is an easy way to start getting involved. Sign up here if you are interested in joining! https://my.mainedems.org/event/index/206?s=63005

Greetings Everyone: I hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. We have been able to secure a candidate to run against the Republican incumbent in Senate District 3. Daniel Swain has agreed to run against the  republican incumbent. We are holding a virtual caucus on Sunday, August 23rd at 10am to officially nominate him so that we can get the required documentation to Augusta before the 25th to get him on the ballet. This is an official notification to Somerset County Dems and Democrats in Rome which is part of Kennebec County; however is in Senate District 3. I have included the Zoom information below for the virtual caucus. This information will also be posted on the Somerset County Website as-well as our other social media platforms.  If you have any questions or comments please email me at robert.hyer@somersetcountymedems.org Sincerely:  Robert HyerChair: Somerset County Maine Dems.    Zoom Invite:   Join…

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It’s National Convention week!!! Both the Biden for Maine campaign and the Democratic National Committee have an exciting lineup of online events: Noon to 7:00 PM, Monday – Thursday: The DNC will host Caucus Meetings focused on the issues important to Democrats. https://www.demconvention.com/schedule-and-speakers/ 8:15 PM – 9:00 PM, Monday – Thursday: The Maine for Biden campaign will be hosting a series of events featuring Maine and national figures. We hope you will attend, and also spread the word using the registration links and sample social media language provided below. 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Monday – Thursday: The DNC will present an exciting lineup of big name speakers. You can sign up for and watch all of these national events here: https://www.demconvention.com/schedule-and-speakers/ 8:30 PM – 11:00 PM, Thursday only: You can watch the big night when Biden accepts the nomination with other Mainers across the state, and express your excitement…

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On Sunday August 16th at 5:30pm the Somerset County Democratic Committee will be meeting by Zoom. As I know technology can be challenging so we wanted to make it as easier for anyone who wants to attend the meeting to join. If anyone has any issues connecting or has questions, please contact  Robert M Hyer at robert.hyer@somersetcountymedems.org Dial by your location         +1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)         +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) It will ask you for a meeting ID and password to be able to join the call. Meeting ID: 879 8140 6674 Passcode: 992179 Once you enter the meeting ID/password  it will connect you to the meeting. If you prefer to join the meeting by computer which would allow you to utilize both video and audio, please go to the following website. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87981406674?pwd=TzBuM0hvZzhtTFdka1Jhb21MYU9EQT09 Once you connect it is going to ask you if you want to…

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