Latest News from the Gwinnett Democratic Party

Town Hall

We have a great line-up of Georgia and Gwinnett Democrats Senate Minority Leader, Senator Steve Henson House Minority Leader Rep Stacey Abrams State Senator Curt Thompson State Representative Pedro Marin State Representative Dewey McClain State Representative Sam Park...

Republicans are redistricting again

Republicans are Redistricting AGAIN! Trying to choose their voters   Yesterday, the Georgia House held a hearing on HB 515 changing district lines in 9 districts. Maps were NOT AVAILABLE to the public prior to the hearing. Public Comment was DENIED by committee...

Anti-Voting Bill Passes Georgia House

Anti-Voting Bill Passes Georgia House The right to vote is a cornerstone of our democracy – but it’s been under attack across the country. On February 23, 2017, House Bill 268 passed in the Georgia House and is on its way to the Senate. This is a dangerous bill that...

GEORGIA HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS CONDEMNS PASSAGE OF H.B. 37

GEORGIA HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAUCUS CONDEMNS PASSAGE OF H.B. 37 Bill Would Remove Student Funding From Private Colleges that do not Disclose Students’ Immigration Status ATLANTA, GA – The Georgia House Democratic Caucus opposes House Bill 37, which passed the Georgia...

Ethics Complaint Against Tommy Hunter

Ethics Complaint Against Tommy Hunter While our Republican Congressional representatives are MIA, Tommy Hunter still sits on the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners in spite of repeated calls to resign after his bigoted remarks on Facebook . Things heated up last...

Dial in – Call to Action

Call to Action Seventh District Congressman Rob Woodall has been AWOL since the start of this Congressional session in spite of the fact that constituents have been asking to meet with him for an in-person town hall.  Mr. Woodall has time to have a $1000 one-on-one...

Chairman Gabe Okoye speaks to the BOC

Democratic Party chair: More diversity needed in Gwinnett’s leadership By Curt Yeomans - Gwinnett Daily Post Gwinnett County Democratic Party Chairman Gabe Okoye conceded that ultimately it’s the voters who decide whether they want someone from a minority population...

Protest Tommy Hunter

Board of Commissioners' Meeting Join us tomorrow and speak up about Commissioner Hunter Our fight continues for Commissioner Tommy Hunter to resign. His disgraceful comments calling John Lewis a 'racist pig' and his constituents 'libtards', "idiots" and "demonrats"...

How long would you wait to vote?

How many times have you gone to vote on election day and found that the lines were very long? Isn't that frustrating? We would like to know what you think would be a reasonable waiting time. Do you have a few minutes to take our survey?  ...

January 2017 Business Meeting

WHEN:  Tuesday, January 31, 2017 TIME:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM WHERE:  Old Lawrenceville City Hall 18 S Clayton St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, USA map We invite you to join us this Tuesday at our January business meeting as we chart a new course ahead....

BOC meeting tomorrow

Tomorrow night, we will have a another chance to be heard  at the Board of Commissioner's meeting.  Please join us and bring a "HUNTER MUST GO" sign. WHEN:  Tuesday January 24, 2017 WHERE:  Gwinnett Justice Center 75 Langley Drive Lawrenceville, GA 30046 TIME:  Meet...

Update on Tommy Hunter

Updates on the Commissioner Tommy Hunter Comments Issue You answered our call for protest at the Gwinnett County Commissioners meeting last Tuesday. We had a great turnout and we gave them an earful. I wish to thank everyone who joined us. Unfortunately, Mr. Hunter...

Call to Action – Speak up about Commission Tommy Hunter

Tell Commission Hunter his remarks are unacceptable By now, you have probably heard about the despicable comments made by Gwinnett County Board Of Commissioner Tommy Hunter about John Lewis.   Here it is in case you have not seen it. In a previous post, I called for...

CALL TO ACTION: Contact BOC Member Tommy Hunter

After a wonderful time today at the Martin Luther King Parade in Lawrenceville, imagine my shock when I returned home and read the nasty Facebook posts by Gwinnett County Commissioner Tommy Hunter about John Lewis. Tommy Hunter used his Facebook post to call John...

MLK Parade

WHEN: Monday, January 16, 2017 TIME: 11:00 AM WHERE: Gwinnett Justice & Administration Center 75 Langley Drive Lawrenceville, GA 30046 The parade will end at Moore Middle School located at 1221 Lawrenceville Highway (HWY 29) at the intersection of Johnson Road....

Action Alert: Say NO to Senator Sessions

Today the United States Senate is holding hearings on the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions to become the next Attorney General of The United States. Senator Sessions is the wrong person to be the Attorney General of the United States for the following reasons He is...

County Party Elections

Business Meeting Gwinnett County Democratic Party Officer & Executive Committee Elections WHEN: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 WHERE: Old Lawrenceville City Hall 18 S Clayton St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, USA map TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM map Officer Elections If you are...

Toys for Tots Breakfast

Join State Senator Curt Thompson and the Gwinnett Democratic Party for our annual Toys for Tots Breakfast. Please bring an unwrapped toy and enjoy the morning meeting with your fellow Democrats. WHEN: Saturday December 10, 2016 WHERE: Bob's Home Cooking and More 3455...

Gwinnett Democratic Party Elections

For Officers and Executive Committee Members In December, The Gwinnett Democratic Party will conduct an election for new officers and Executive Committee members. WHEN: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 WHERE: Old Lawrenceville City Hall 18 S Clayton St, Lawrenceville, GA...

Revised Bylaws

We just had our post-election meeting last Tuesday and we want to thank all the campaign volunteers and new folks who attended the meeting. We hope you will continue to be a part of the Gwinnett Democratic Party.

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

We're taking a break from the monthly breakfast this Saturday. Instead, we are having a luncheon for all our volunteers! Future volunteers are also welcome. Come join us! WHEN: Saturday, November 12, 2016 TIME: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM WHERE: Headquarters 535 Indian Trail...