An Economy that Works for You


Looking at a chart of our GDP over the last 50 years (see above), our economy appears to be better than it ever has been. But that is not the reality for many of us and our loved ones. That is why, as Democrats, our goal isn't just for more GDP—we are for an economy that works for everyone.

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Voting Guide for Persons with Disabilities Released

The Ninth District Disability Caucus (NDDC) is excited to present a guide explaining
voting options for people with disabilities. We are here to provide you with information
about your voting options for the upcoming midterm general election on November 6,
The NDDC is the first and currently the only disability caucus in the state of Indiana. For
this reason, we are thrilled to bring you this guide as our first important initiative and
hope that you will use it to exercise your constitutional right to vote. We hope you will
stay in touch with us as we work to bring you more resources. Please do not hesitate to
send us an email at [email protected], follow us on Twitter and Instagram
using our handle @indisabilitycaucus, and visit our website at

The full voting guide can be found here.  

SCOTUS nomination effects--local constituency groups weigh in

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Local Democrats Sound Alarm Before Trump’s Supreme Court Nomination

Statement from the Monroe County Democratic Party on Trump's planned nomination to the Supreme Court.

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Herald Times: Ballot taking shape

Monroe County voters will have more choices this fall when they go to the polls in November.

Both Republicans and Democrats filled a number of ballot vacancies ahead of election deadlines for major political parties.

While local parties hosted caucuses last week to select candidates for some positions, party chairmen rounded out the ballot with a few more candidates by the noon Tuesday deadline to file all necessary ballot paperwork.

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Democrats tap Pirani to face Hawk in county council race

Democrat Ashley Pirani will face Republican incumbent Monroe County Council member Marty Hawk in November.

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Herald Times: Women bowl over male counterparts in Monroe County primary elections

Each time a woman stepped toe-to-toe with a man in Monroe County's 2018 Democratic primary election, she came away the victor.

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Limestone Post: Indiana Democrats and the Politics of White Nativism

Since the election of Donald Trump to the White House in 2016, much of the journalistic and academic spotlight has been focused on how Trump’s ascension to the presidency is reshaping the national Republican Party and the degree to which the nationalist and nativist forces unleashed during the 2016 campaign will reshape American politics in coming electoral cycles.

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Herald Times - Primary voters head to the polls today

From a seat in Congress to one on a rural township board, Tuesday’s primary election ballot covers a wide range of candidates seeking their party’s nomination for a November chance to represent Monroe County residents starting next year.

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Indiana Daily Student: Monroe County Democratic Party offers rides to polling locations

Monroe County voters can get to the polls Tuesday simply by requesting a ride.

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