Welcome to the CDWC Web site!
CDWC Endorses Candidates for May 6 Primary
The Cuyahoga Democratic Women's Caucus thanks all of the candidates
for participating in our very first endorsement process. We congratulate the following CDWC-endorsed candidates:
Ed FitzGerald/Sharen Neuhardt, Governor/Lieutenant Governor
Nina Turner, Secretary
David Pepper, Attorney General
John Patrick Carney, Auditor
State Senate District 21
Ohio House District 6
Ohio House District 8
Ohio House District 9
Ohio House District 10
Ohio House District 11
Ohio House District 12
Jill Miller Zimon
House District 13
Ohio House District 14
Cuyahoga County Executive
Cuyahoga County Council District 9
Shontel M. Brown
Cuyahoga County Council District 11
The Ohio Democratic Party is Hiring Regional Field Directors
The Ohio Democratic Party (ODP)
is hiring experienced, top-quality Regional Field Directors for its campaign for statewide and targeted races all across the
state. ODP’s grassroots infrastructure spans all 88 counties and works to energize and empower local communities in
order to deliver Democratic victories up and down the ticket.
Ideal candidates will be highly organized, detail-oriented and responsible self-starters who
have proven leadership and management skills.
Duties include but are not limited to:
- Executing the statewide strategy within your region
- Motivating and managing a team of organizers on a daily basis
- Training and coaching organizers on the principles of organizing
- Meeting voter contact, persuasion, and voter registration goals within
- Overseeing timely and accurate
reporting by all your staff
- Working with senior
- Working with regional political
staff to assist in the management of constituency outreach activities in your region
- Coordinate with regional communications staff to assist in implementing the overall statewide
- Assisting with campaign
events within your region
- 1 to 2 years campaign experience
- Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
- Experience training and coaching staff and volunteers on a daily basis
- Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines
- Great organizational and communications skills with a strong commitment
- Strategic thinking and planning
- Ability to execute strategic goals
and work effectively with state and local leaders
to track and report regional activity in an accountable structure
- Experience with Voter Activation Network or Vote builder
should submit their resume, cover letter, and three references to HR Director Sarah Ross at SRoss@ohiodems.org.
Voter Bill of Rights Campaign
The signature-gathering process has begun!
You can help
by circulating a petition!
a broad-based, statewide coalition to establish an Ohio Voter Bill of Rights to provide protections for voters in the state
constitution through a ballot referendum.
The Ohio Voter Bill of Rights will:
voting a fundamental right in the Ohio Constitution.
- Make voter registration for
all eligible citizens easy and accessible, including online registration.
current options for voters to identify themselves and expands ID options (Includes Student ID)
- Maintain a 35-Day early voting period, including Saturdays and Sundays.
70,000 signatures are needed in Cuyahoga County before July 2, 2014.
Please volunteer to circulate a petition. You
must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years old. You may not be on felony parole, probation, or part of a registry. Signature
gatherers must witness and seek to obtain VALID signatures. Every signer must be a registered Ohio voter in the county named
on the front of the petition.
You can pick up petitions at Olivet Instutional Baptist church, 8712
Quincy, Cleveland OH 44106. This is also the petition drop-off site for Cuyahoga County.
These are the petition turn-in & tabulation dates:
- Friday, April 4th
- Friday, April 25th
- Friday, May 23rd
- Friday, June
- Friday, June 20th
- Friday, June
To learn more
about the Ohio Voter Bill of Rights, contact Ohioans for A Voters Bill of Rights at 614-917-8551
contact the Olivet Institutional Baptist Church office, call 216-721-3585.
of Women Voters, Northeast Ohio Media Group launch Voter Guide
The Northeast Ohio Media Group and the League
of Women voters in Cuyahoga County on Monday launched a jointly produced Voter Guide designed to help citizens sort out the
issues and races in this spring's primary.
Early voting begins April 1, by mail and at boards of election across the state. The election is
Tuesday, May 6.
To access the
Voter Guide, which gives users an opportunity to receive customized ballot information based on the address they enter and
their choice for either a party or issues-only ballot, go to cleveland.com/voterguide.
May 6, 2014 is Primary Day
HELP US GROW!
JOIN the Cuyahoga Democratic Women's Caucus
Cuyahoga Democratic Women's Caucus is a chapter of the Ohio Democratic Women's Caucus, which is an official caucus
of the Ohio Democratic Party. We are dedicated
to bringing women into the political process by educating, engaging, and mobilizing women voters to help elect Democrats to