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Community News & Voices.

Latest developments and citizen voices in and around Southampton.

The Resistance & Me: “If we don’t have the vote, we don’t have democracy.” – Part II

“Now it's up to voters, particularly progressives who have voted before on the Working Families Party (WFP) line, to understand that right now, there is no other issue as important ...
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From the Desk of George Lynch: Media Bias Is A Two-Way Street — In More Ways Than One

It's not just what they say, it's also with what they don't say. So in the cable news game, it’s Fox News on the right, and CNN and MSNBC on ...
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The Resistance & Me: “If we don’t have the vote, we don’t have democracy.” – Part I

My last blog post about the June primaries featured an interview with Robin Long, Southampton Town Democratic Committee (SHDems) Vice Chair and candidate this year for Town Council. If you ...
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From the Desk of Michael Iasilli: How Democrats Move Forward From Here

July 2021: The 2020 election of Joe Biden was a momentous occasion for working Americans. As we lean into a new era, the prospects are prime for Democrats to advance ...
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From the Desk of Dick Sheehan: Integrity?

In her letter titled “Vote In November” [Letters, July 1], Barbara Wilson said she has the integrity to ensure justice for all. Barbara Wilson was found guilty by a State ...
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What We Have Accomplished in Southampton.

Proud of our Southampton Town Democratic majority accomplishments and developing plans, we are doing and intend to continue to do what’s best and right for the entire Town and all its residents.
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Local Democrats care about Local Affordable Housing.

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Local Democrats care about Community Health.

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Local Democrats care about our Local Economy.

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Local Democrats care about our Local History.

We’re the Southampton Town Democratic Committee and we’ll tell you things you won’t hear anywhere else.
  • On THE ENVIRONMENT
  • On LAND USE & DEVELOPMENT
  • On INFRASTRUCTURE & MAINTENANCE
  • On FINANCE
  • On GOOD GOVERNMENT
  • On PRESERVATION
  • On COMMUNITY RELATIONS
  • On PUBLIC SAFETY
  • On RECREATION
  • On LABOR RELATIONS
  • On QUALITY OF LIFE
Who does all this?  Southampton Town, and that means the Southampton Democrats.  If you want to get things done, or learn about something, or help the community – we’re the people to see.  When you want local, come to us.
All members of the Southampton Democratic Committee are volunteers, and we’re always looking for more help! Want to knock on doors, write letters to the editor or phone bank? Perhaps you have a special skill that can help us with social media, photography, graphic design or website development. Let us know!
Learn more about who we are and what’s going on in town. Our Facebook page lists the meetings of all the town’s boards. Our blog posts keep you up to date on the doings of the town and the party. Read a list of past accomplishments here. And read about our platform.
Committee members are the true grass roots of any party. We have 42 Electoral Districts in Southampton. Two committee members are assigned every ED, and their job is to to represent the voters in their ED. That includes gathering petition signature to get our candidates on the ballot, learning what issues are important and getting out the vote. Interested? Email our chair here.

Looking to become a member of the Southampton Town Democratic Committee? Help us continue to grow the Democratic Party in Southampton. Help us make local government work for you!

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Help us help the many families in need during this pandemic, to increase the number of active Democrats in Southampton, and to support your local Democratic candidates and elected officials.