Action! 10.25-10.28.2018

They can lie. They can be frightened. They can be corrupt.

We have the momentum. Let’s use it.

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VOTE!

Mark Your Calendars
November 14
Next General Meeting of Indivisible Sonoma County
After the Midterms: What's Next?

A Conversation with Our Congressional Staff Members
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6 PM
Finley Center
2060 W College Ave, Santa Rosa

Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054ca4ae2babf49-themidterms

Note the day and date!

Join us on November 14 at 6 pm at the Finley Center for a panel discussion among the staff of Senator Kamala Harris, Senator Dianne Feinstein, Representative Jared Huffman, and Representative Mike Thompson.


Open through November 6
California CONDITIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION
is open through November 6 even though online.
(Other forms of registration closed on October 22.)

Eligible California citizens who missed the October 22 deadline can go to their county elections office to register and vote conditionally. Their ballots will be processed once the county elections office has completed the voter registration verification process.

Voters can complete the CONDITIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION process from October 23 all the way through Election Day on November 6.

Interested persons should contact the county elections office where they reside and can get more information online at the California Secretary of State's office: https://registertovote.ca.gov


ACTIONS
Before you do anything else, please use our Phone Scripts 10.25-10.28.2018 to call our Members of Congress.

Take the time to make the calls. Each call helps our Members of Congress to speak out and speak boldly. Each call reminds them of our American values - justice, the rule of law, equal opportunity.

And then work with us to change Congress.


Every Day Actions from Home

-> IndivisiText: Texting from Home

9 AM - 9 PM

IndivisiText: Texting from your home for experienced texters who use the Hustle app and Slack. Contact: sonomavoter@gmail.com

More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=127344217&crd=indivisiblesoco

-> Indivisible Phone Banking
9 AM - 9 PM

Indivisible Phone Banking to mobilize registered voters to turn out the vote!!

Register for an upcoming phonebank!
https://www.indivisible.org/phonebank/

We need your help to reach and mobilize voters across the country. Sign up right now to make calls -- you can hop on and off during our shifts as you're able to take part. Once you confirm your dates, we’ll send you everything you need to take part.

-> Start Your Own Postcard-Writing Group
9 AM - 9 PM

If you are not able to attend a postcard event, or just want to write postcards at home, by yourself or with a few (or more) friends, you can get everything you need except postcards and stamps by contacting Jack Ziegler (jpz@sonic.net or 707-576-0491). Jack can supply addresses, instructions, and a script for several CA congressional candidates in flippable districts, and answer any questions you have about getting started.

For a list of current postcard projects check:
https://tinyurl.com/Postcard-projects


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October 25
Petaluma Thursday Night Phonebanks
Thursday, October 25, 2018
6 - 8 PM
Sonoma County Democratic Headquarters
1420 E. Washington Blvd., Petaluma

Register: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4da5ac2fa5fc1-petaluma1
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Help Democrats win in November. We'll be calling targeted races in CA to get Democratic supporters out to vote.

Haven't phone banked? Not to worry - we'll train you! Bring your enthusiasm and we'll get you set up with links and information. MUST BRING A LAPTOP OR A TABLET, A CELL PHONE AND EARBUDS!

If you have been waiting to get involved - now is the time! Join the Sonoma County Democratic Party Red to Blue Phone banking Team, play phone bank bingo and be part of the Big Blue Wave for 2018.


October 25 & November 2
Texting at Yulupa Co-Housing
Thursday, October 25, 2018: 4 – 6 PM
Friday, November 2, 2018: 5 – 7 PM
1350 Yulupa, Santa Rosa

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/SonomaIndyOFA/event/79276/

Join us as we snack and send text messages to voters in Swing districts. You can send hundreds of text messages in 2 hours. No need to type the message or the response, that has been done by the campaign. New texters need to download the App "Hustle". If you need help with that we can assist. Help us build the Blue Wave.


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October 25
Healdsburg Mingle to Make a Difference

Thursday, October 25, 2018
5:30 - 7 PM
St. Paul's Parish Hall
209 W Matheson St, Healdsburg

More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=127694363&crd=indivisiblesoco

Please join us to gather, socialize, and share during weekly Thursday night gatherings of Indivisible Healdsburg and allies from other progressive groups.

Every week we do an action that includes writing postcards to Get Out The Vote, training on tools for other electoral activities like text/phone banking, voter registration, and canvassing.

All are welcome to bring food and/or wine.

Contact Karen for questions: 808-344-1592.


October 26
Friday Postcard Party

Friday, October 26, 2018
2 - 4 PM
Sonoma County Democratic Headquarters
1420 E. Washington Blvd., Petaluma

Sign Up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4da5ac2fa5fc1-friday1
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We are continuing our weekly postcard parties into October. Gather with other activists, writing & sending postcards to constituents in Red Districts, and help get Democrats elected. It's much easier than traveling to these areas!

We have had a lot of Great Feedback on our Postcards! Please come,enjoy the camaraderie, some light snacks and an opportunity to help turn the country BLUE on November 6th!

Bring 20 postcards and stamps and your creativity.

RSVP early!


October 27
Texting in Santa Rosa with Hustle

Saturday, October 27, 2018
1 - 3 PM
More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=127707870&crd=indivisiblesoco

We will be texting with Rapid Resist using Hustle. If you have never texted before we are happy to help you get started. We are working with the Georgia Democrats for Stacey Abrams and several Congressional candidates and with Resistance Labs. Here are the campaigns Resistance Labs is working on any you may be asked to text for. We will not know what campaign we are working on until the day of the event.

• House Campaigns - https://resistancelabs.com/flipcongress/house
• Senate Campaigns - https://resistancelabs.com/flipcongress/senate

WHAT TO BRING
Smart phone, charger, if you have never texted bring password for the Apple Store or Google Play store, lots of enthusiasm.

PLEASE NOTE
At all our text banks we encourage volunteers to continue texting from home. We encourage you to join the slack channel of Resistance Labs and you will receive notifications on Slack when there are opportunities to text.

RSVP dianne.boals@gmail.com for questions/location.


October 27
#Phonebank SATURDAYS!
Saturday, October 27, 2018
Time Changed to 11 AM - 1 PM
Sonoma County Democratic Headquarters
1420 E. Washington Blvd., Petaluma

Sign Up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4da5ac2fa5fc1-saturday1
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We will be calling for JOSH HARDER who is in a tight race for congress against incumbent Republican Congressman Jeff Denham in Central CA.

MUST BRING:
A LAPTOP OR TABLET, MOBILE PHONE AND EARBUDS.

Haven't phone banked? Not to worry - we'll train you! Bring your enthusiasm and we'll get you set up with links and information. HOWEVER, you must bring your own electronics as mentioned above.

Join the Sonoma County Democratic Party Red to Blue Phone banking Team, play phone bank bingo and be part of the Big Blue Wave for 2018!


October 27
Manteca Get Out The Early Vote Weekend 3

GOTEV in Manteca - Dry Run 3
Manteca Field Launch
Saturday, October 27, 2018
4 Shifts: 9 AM – Noon, Noon –3 PM, 3 - 6 PM, 5 - 8 PM
287 Spreckels Ave, Manteca

Sign up here: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/harderforcongress/event/58428/?utm_source=katie

It's our final push to get early ballots returned! Help us get Democrats out and voting!

It's okay if you've never done this before, here are the nuts and bolts: We will have a training starting promptly at the shift start-time and then go out to pre-identified households to talk about the November elections and get people to turn in their absentee ballots. Canvassing is the #1 way to win votes for Democrats like Josh Harder!

You may get a call and/or email from someone on our team to see if you have additional questions or need help with the app.


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October 28
#Texting Sundays - BRING ON THE BLUE WAVE!

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Noon - 2 PM
Sonoma County Democratic Headquarters
1420 E. Washington Blvd., Petaluma

Sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4da5ac2fa5fc1-bring
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Come Text for Progressive Democratic Candidates.

We will be texting with HUSTLE & RESISTANCE LABS-Bring your SMARTPHONE OR laptop/tablet and come help flip this county BLUE! If you have never textbanked before, let me know and we can team you up with an experienced texted.

Bring your enthusiasm and we'll supply the refreshments, camaraderie and support.


October 28
Text Banking - Santa Rosa
Sunday, October 28, 2018
11 AM - 1 PM

RSVP for location: mcna217@gmail.com

Beginners are welcome at this event. We will be using Hustle.
We will be texting for a candidate that can help us flip the House or Senate, probably in Georgia for Stacey Abrams or other Democrats.

BRING: Smart phone and charger

If you have never texted, know your password for the Apple Store or Google Play store so you can download the Hustle app (download it ahead of time if you can).

Bring lots of enthusiasm!

More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=127469242&crd=indivisiblesoco


October 28
Cloverdale Phone Banking/Texting
Sunday, October 28, 2018
3 - 5 PM

More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=128100374&crd=indivisiblesoco%23location0

October 29
Cloverdale Phone Banking/Texting
Monday, October 29, 2018
4 PM

More info: https://www.calendarwiz.com/calendars/popup.php?op=view&id=125142396&crd=indivisiblesoco

RSVP for location: Pam at pbrow@verizon.net


October 29
OFA Postcarding and Texting

Monday, October 29, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 PM

RSVP for location [montyb@sonic.net]

All you will need to bring are stamped post cards and pens. We will have addresses and refreshments. You can get pretty stamped post cards at the local Post Office in case you are wondering about sources.

Please invite anyone who feels the need to DO something!

Please RSVP three days in advance to get enough names for the postcards!!


THE LAST WEEKEND
A Sampling:

• November 1 - 4
Urgent GOTV Phone Bank Calls
Thursday, November 1 – Sunday, November 4, 2018
5:30 PM
Santa Rosa, 95405

Sign up for more details:
https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/slsonoma/event/10442/

• November 2
Texting at Yulupa Co-Housing

Friday, November 2, 2018
5 – 7 PM
1350 Yulupa, Santa Rosa

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/SonomaIndyOFA/event/79276/

Join us as we snack and send text messages to voters in Swing districts. You can send hundreds of text messages in 2 hours. No need to type the message or the response, that has been done by the campaign. New texters need to download the App "Hustle". If you need help with that we can assist. Help us build the Blue Wave.

• November 3
Urgent GOTV Phone Bank Calls
November 3, 2018
Saturday, November 3, 2018
2 PM
Location: Larkfield, Kathleen T’s home, 95403
(This event’s address is private. Sign up for more details.)

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/slsonoma/event/45048/

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• November 3
Rise Up, Make Some Noise! Women's March and Rally

Gather at 10 AM in Courthouse Square in Santa Rosa
March at 11 AM

It is time to rise up! Time to speak our truths! Join us to march and speak out for all women, for all people who deserve to be heard, believed, respected, included.

We are at a pivotal time in our history, all the progress our society has made is being threatened. We must make our voices be heard, WE WILL NEVER GO BACK!

This is an all-inclusive march, men are welcome.

• November 3 – 6
Canvass for Janz --> Flip CA-22!!

Study after study shows that the most effective way to get people to vote is by having conversations with them in the four days before Election Day. Each of us has the power to make a big difference in CA-10 by talking to voters.

Be there when it matters: http://bit.ly/2MFnqrM

• November 4
Urgent GOTV Phone Bank Calls

Sunday, November 4, 2018
10 AM
Healdsburg, Gerry’s home, 95448
(This event’s address is private. Sign up for more details.)

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/slsonoma/event/52310/

• November 5
Urgent GOTV Phone Bank Calls

Monday, November 5, 2018
5:30 PM
Santa Rosa, Lisa's home, 95409
(This event’s address is private. Sign up for more details.)

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/slsonoma/event/10442/

• November 6
Virtual Phone Banks to Battleground Districts in CA and Out-of-State

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
All Day
From Your Home

Sign Up: https://events.mobilizeamerica.io/slsonoma/event/63890/

Please join us for a Swing Left Sonoma County Virtual Phone Bank from your home. There is still time to ensure that all Democratic voters get to the polls!


There are more postcard parties, canvassing, texting, and phone calling campaigns for the November election. Just check out our calendar! There are new opportunities every week.


Indivisible Sonoma County collaborates with other Indivisible groups and resistance organizations around the county and throughout California to expand the ways you can help us make a difference and vote people into Congress who will protect our democracy. And we put all those opportunities on our calendar. Easy to use, and easy to find ways to resist!

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SCRIPTS
Violence. Lies. Corruption.

Make your calls to urge our Members of Congress to call out the violence, lies, and corruption. And urge our Senators to use every legislative tool available to put a halt to the Republican majority stacking and packing the courts with ultra-conservatives and incompetents.Enough is enough.

Time to make some calls.

Use our Phone Scripts 10.25-10.28.2018, and sign up for Amplify. We fuel the blue wave by our commitment to standing up for our constitution.


Have you joined Amplify?
This app for your smart phone makes using our scripts super easy.

To join our team on Amplify:
1. Install the app for iPhone or Android
   From your cell phone, go to: getamplify.org/install
2. Sign up for a new account
3. Search for us by name or enter code: 550-532-372