State of the Union Excerpt

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"We live in a time of extraordinary change – change that’s reshaping the way we live, the way we work, our planet and our place in the world.  It’s change that promises amazing medical breakthroughs, but also economic disruptions that strain working families.  It promises education for girls in the most remote villages, but also connects terrorists plotting an ocean away.  It’s change that can broaden opportunity, or widen inequality.  And whether we like it or not, the pace of this change will only accelerate.

Free Breast Screening

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Planned Parenthood cares about your health and want to make sure you know about the breast health services available at our health centers.  

If you are a resident of McLennan, Milam, Falls, Bell, Bosque, or Coryell county, and schedule and receive your breast exam and mammogram by March 1, 2016, you may be eligble for a free breast screening covered by a generous grant from Susan G. Komen Central Texas.


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Bell County Democratic Party Chair Marianne Miller reminds voters that photo identification is required for voting in person

“In Bell County we are working to make sure our voters understand the ID requirements and have all the information they need to cast their ballots," said Marianne Miller.

A voter will be required to show one of the following forms of photo identification at the polling location before the voter will be permitted to cast a vote:

Early Registration for the Democrats' County Convention

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We encourage everyone to pre-register for the Democrats' County Convention to be held on March 19th. Click here to PRE REGISTER NOW!

Pre-registering saves you time when signing in the day of the convention. Once you are pre-registered, the next step is to report to the credentials table, verify your information, and pick up your welcome bag.  Anyone pre-registered will receive a Texas Democrats bumper sticker..  

BCTDW Scholarship

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The 2016 BCTDW Scholarship applications have been released. The scholarship is open to any citizen of Bell County who will be attending college in the Fall of 2016. There will be five $500 scholarships. The aplication must be postmarked by April 15, 2016.

Ballot By Mail Initiative Rousing Success!!!

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TDP Party Affairs Director and DNC member Glen Maxey shared this exciting news yesterday...let's keep up the hard work and together we will turn Bell County and Texas Blue!!!


Tonight we'll send off our senior mail ballot application data to the mail house for printing and mailing.

Before the primary in 2014 we were able to mail about 110,000 applications statewide. 

In 2016, with the help of a lot of County Chairs, SDEC members, officeholders and lots of small donors (especially Susan Bankston and her website), we will mail:

2016 Democrats' Primary Candidate Filing Begins

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Candidate fiiing begins on November 14th and ends at 6 pm on December 14th 2015.  Any one wishing to file for a place on the 2016 Democrats' primary ballot must file with either the County Chair, Marianne Miller or the Secretary, Frank Carlson.  If the race covers more than one county, please file with the Texas Democratic Party.


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