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DO YOU HAVE A PLAN TO VOTE?

o› County Clerk Katharine Clark defines early voting as “on-time voting” and election day voting as “last minute” – and hopes at least one-quarter of registered voters turn out. With early voting underway until Nov. 3, county residents have council, commission, school...

Dr. Gary K. King Biography

Biography of Dr. Gary K. King             Dr. Gary King is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors of the New Mexico Children’s Foundation – founded by First Lady Alice King.  He also serves on the boards of Rio Grande Valley CASA and New Space New Mexico. He...

Excise Tax for Affordable Housing – vote for it

The Democratic Party of Santa Fe County supports the Excise Tax for Affordable Housing. On November 7, 2023, you have the opportunity to vote for it. We urge you to do that. Home ownership in America is the cornerstone of building intergenerational wealth and...

Resolution to support candidates in a nonpartisan election

Though the decision on a resolution to support candidates in a nonpartisan election had been hotly debated at last month’s meeting, it passed unanimously at the Sept. 22 special Executive Committee meeting on Zoom. “We’re not in the age of Mitt Romney in the...

The High-End Excise Tax for Affordable Housing

CITY OF SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO BILL NO. 2023-23 INTRODUCED BY: Councilor Jamie Cassutt Councilor Renee Villarreal A BILL CREATING ARTICLE 18-18, THE HIGH-END EXCISE TAX FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING ORDINANCE; ESTABLISHING AN EXCISE TAX ON THE TRANSFER OF CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL...

Win elections by registering voters

Voter registration remains one of the most important forms of voter outreach for the Democratic Party. The party relies on votes from Santa Fe County to win congressional and statewide races, and getting new people registered and voting is a key part. In New Mexico,...

Secretary of State and Santa Fe County Clerk Katherine Clark

Please join Special Guest Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver for a post-legislative discussion with Santa Fe County Clerk Katharine Clark about important modernization in elections and election law in NM and what is happening across the United States.Saturday -...

Part 4, Highlights 2023 Legislative Session

As promised, here is the fourth, and last, installment of Legislative Session Highlights for 2023. Included here are human rights, gun safety, voting rights and election safety. HUMAN RIGHTS:Treating all New Mexicans with the respect and dignity they deserve Human...