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Its time for our monthly meeting this coming Sunday at 5:30pm. I hope to discuss the election and other topics of interest about moving forward in Somerset County in the following months and years to come. I look forward to seeing everyone there. Due to COVID outbreaks we will discuss the possibility of doing Hybrid Sessions and how they would look like. Robert Hyer is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.Time: Nov 15th, 2020 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/85989487701?pwd=cHhtUGVIQ2NTSUVMTTZOYlpUUTUxUT09 Meeting ID: 859 8948 7701Passcode: 371942One tap mobile+13017158592,,85989487701#,,,,,,0#,,371942# US (Washington D.C)+13126266799,,85989487701#,,,,,,0#,,371942# US (Chicago) Dial by your location+1 301 715 8592 US (Washington D.C)+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)+1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose)Meeting ID: 859 8948 7701Passcode: 371942

The Somerset Maine County Dems want to officially congratulate Biden and Harris on their most historic victory. Although the country is divided we have a man now in the White House that will break down barriers and heal this country. I want to personally thank all the volunteers in Somerset County that help made this happen. Our voices have finally been heard

Come Join Us for our Monthly Meeting on October 18th at 5:30 pm Topic: SCDC – Monthly MeetingTime: Oct 18, 2020 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/87844239962?pwd=MTlPaURBMS9ZekZveUpnR080RDRXZz09 Meeting ID: 878 4423 9962Passcode: 834990One tap mobile+13126266799,,87844239962#,,,,,,0#,,834990# US (Chicago)+16468769923,,87844239962#,,,,,,0#,,834990# US (New York) Dial by your location+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)+1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose)+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)Meeting ID: 878 4423 9962Passcode: 834990

The Coordinated Campaign and Somerset County Dems needs volunteers to canvas. It can be on your own time and not a set schedule. We are practicing social distancing so apartment buildings and houses with mudrooms to enter the property will be marked as inaccessible. There are some basic questions to ask and can enter them into a reach app. Please reach out to to either myself at robert.hyer@somersetcountymedems.org or Willa from the coordinated campaign wschwarz@mainedems.orgWe need assistance in this process because there is limited time and we have come across several undecided folks. Sincerely:Robert HyerChair – Somerset County Dems

Sign up to be a voter education ambassador: Right now Maine is 15 voter education ambassador sign ups behind VA. If you haven’t yet, please take a moment to sign up to be a voter education ambassador. Our Voter Education Ambassadors will be our first line of defense to carry our message and promote facts, tools, and plans around voting this cycle. Trusted verifiers in local communities will be more important now than ever.  Sign up here! It’s easy to be a Voter Education Ambassador! As an ambassador you commit to the following: Participate in a state or national based briefing on messaging re: voter education Posting on social and sending an email introducing their network to voteinmaine.com Sharing their plan to vote on social media  Recruiting lawyers in their community to join the campaign’s voter protection efforts Serving a member of our rapid response team on voter protection issues 

Central Maine Labor Council invites you to a FREE Movie night at Skowhegan Drive-in (please reserve tickets in advance) Sunday, September 6 About this Event Doors Open at 7pm Welcome & Guest Speakers at 8pm Movie starts at 8:15pm Concessions available for purchase **Door Prizes!** Please see below for venue rules related to pandemic: Storyline Maya is a quick-witted young woman who comes over the Mexican border without papers and makes her way to the LA home of her older sister Rosa. Rosa gets Maya a job as a janitor: a non-union janitorial service has the contract, the foul-mouthed supervisor can fire workers on a whim, and the service-workers’ union has assigned organizer Sam Shapiro to bring its “justice for janitors” campaign to the building. Sam finds Maya a willing listener, she’s also attracted to him. Rosa resists, she has an ailing husband to consider. The workers try for public…

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Mike Hein is a former Maine Republican state representative candidate and a member of the Central Maine Labor Council. You’ve probably heard the old saw about a chicken and a pig’s contribution to breakfast. In producing a hearty meal, the chicken (eggs) is involved, but the pig (ham/bacon) is really committed! That’s how I felt over the years as an active, registered Maine Republican. Always somewhat involved, but never really committed to most the party’s platform or ideals. Their views on most matters left me bitter, angry, or scared. The left was going to take our guns; the progressives were going to institute communism; the liberals hated God. All of it really scary, and none of it true. Now in this Year of the Plague, with a pandemic making us reassess what is important, Maine’s Republicans are intent to double-down on their anti-science, live-free-and-die recklessness. It’s embarrassing. So, earlier this month, I…

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The Somerset County Field Organizer is having a kick-off regarding the opening up the Somerset Coordinated Campaign office on 61 Water Street in Skowhegan. If you would like to attend please go to: It is on Wednesday September 2nd 2020 from 5:00pm – 6:00pm to sign up go here:  https://my.mainedems.org/event/index/207?s=63006  I would highly recommend that you Download the Reach APP –  One of the best ways to help is by talking to your friends and family about the election. In order to make this even easier, we’re working with a new app called Reach. Reach allows you to track the everyday conversations and help the campaign know who you’ve been talking to. You can download and join our Reach app here.   or  Download the Reach app now! If you have issues with requiring a code please enter: TQVPAW If you have any questions or would like training let me know and I will arrange a…

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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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