Advocate

  • According to the Census 2020 website for census response rates, as of May 2, 2020, Fayette County still has the highest return rate of any county in the state of Georgia. The county has a total return rate of 68.4 percent with an internet return......

  • Democrats have a strong chance to flip the US Senate seat held by David Perdue. It is a very important decision we must make to support the candidate we believe has the best chance of winning in November. That ballot will be cast in the......

  • By now, every registered voter should have received the application to vote by mail from their local county voter registrar office. Although the primary has been delayed until June 9th, with social distancing still expected to continue through May, we are advocating that you mail......

  •     The Fayette County Democratic Committee held a virtual broadcast of the GA Senator Forum. At the start we heard from local candidates and then all 5 candidates running for David Perdue’s US Senate seat share their story, vision, and goals for being a......

  • Please share this link throughout your network in Fayette County. I recently convened a group of service providers to create this one-stop-search site to assist our residents during this crisis. Information on who, what, where and how is in it. We will update periodically. http://www.fayettefactor.org/covid-19-info.html...

  • After Georgia’s legislative leaders urged the public to stay away from the Statehouse due to COVID-19, they quickly passed the Secretary of State’s anti-voting rights legislation, S.B. 463. In short, S.B. 463 removes the obligation for the State Elections Board to ensure the “legality and......

  • We had a terrific turn out for the first #FDW member & community monthly meeting of 2020. We continued the work started at the December Planning Retreat by brainstorming on how to better engage our community of voters and fight voter apathy. We launched our Make the......

  • One of the weirdest parts of U.S. democracy is the remarkably undemocratic Electoral College. As angry voters will tell you, two of the last three American presidents were elected despite losing the popular vote. Now, 53% of voters support ending this bizarre institution. How did......

  • The FDW had the pleasure of having Mr. Bren Briggs, founder of THE EDEN PROJECT, and Ms. Sabrina Crawford, founder of GIGI’s HOUSE as its guest speakers during its July 20, 2019 general membership meeting. Mr. Brigg’s shared THE EDEN PROJECT mission and the remarkable......

  • “It is time for all citizens to hold Donald Trump and his administration accountable for the deplorable, inhumane, and dangerous conditions that have been inflicted on the children that are being held at the border.  President Trump has also contributed to the perilous situation of......