As I watch all of the news coverage of that terrible day fifty years ago---when President John F.
As I sit here today, on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F.
Texas Republicans continue to stall for time and block any attempt at passing comprehensive immigration reform this year. It is a critical moment in the fight for immigration reform and we need to show that our party supports this legislation.
The SDEC passed a measure that any proposed referenda that receives 50,000 petition signatures will be placed on the primary ballot. There are 19 referenda questions passed by the SDEC that highlight our Democratic values. Please sign the petition for those referenda you wish to see on the 2014 primary ballot.
The Bell County Democratic Party congratulates the newly elected Board of the Bell County Texas Democratic Women (BCTDW), BCTDW members elected the 2014 Board at their monthly meeting on November 16th. Congratulations to Mary Ho 2014 President. Staci Reznik 2014 Vice-President. Joan Hinshaw 2014 Treasurer. Frank Carlson 2014 Recording Secretary. Judy Begal 2014 Corresponding Secretary.
Are you a Democrat or know a Democrat interested in learning more about running for public office? Please, contact Marianne Miller, Chair of the Bell County Democratic Party, at 254.813.5123.
Below are the County offices that will be on the 2014 Ballot followed by a description of each office along with the budgeted salary.
General eligibility requirements to be a candidate for a public elective office in Texas are that a person must:
Thanks to Shelli Norelli, owner of "Dem Things", for providing a campaign fundraiser for Louie Minor, Belton's home grown son. The fundraiser was on October 24th, at the Sarsaparilla Saloon & Cafe, 106 E. Central Ave in Belton. The venue was great and the desserts were delicious! Irene Andrews, a previous candidate for Bell Country Commissioner Precinct 1, introduced Louie Minor to the crowd.
BCTDW November 16, 2013 Meeting@
Bell County Agri-Life Building
1605 North Main Street
Belton, TX 76513
Open to the Public
Our Guest Speaker will be Kelly McDonald: She is the Texas Field Organizer for Enroll America. She will be discussing the ACA: Affordable Care Act, enrollment and the changes to insurance options.
Regular Business to follow:
included, 2014 Officers slate to be voted/filled.
This election cycle there are nine constitutional amendments on the ballot, many of which aren't very clear in what they would do if a person went just by the description printed on the ballot. The amendments range from providing property tax exemptions for spouses of military members killed in action to allowing homeowners 62 or older to use reverse mortgages for the purchase of residences to doing away with a medical education board that has not cond
Early voting has started and is through November 1st. Regardless of where you live in Bell County you may early vote at any of the following locations.