WCD Mission Statement
From our bylaws: The West County Democrats (WCD) was formed by a group of concerned citizens. The purpose of the organization is to educate the members on the issues and to encourage members to actively support Democratic candidates for political office.
PROUD TO BE A WEST COUNTY DEMOCRAT
The purpose of West County Democrats is to educate the members on issues and encourage them to actively support Democratic candidates for office. Four areas we concentrate on are: Education, Service, Candidates and Leadership.
Education – West County Democrats provide...
Candidates – While we do not endorse as an organization, we...
- Monthly programs with speakers on current issues
- A web site and a daily digest with current information
- Legislative updates at monthly meetings
- Information about other meetings and events of interest to members
- Lobby Day trips to Jefferson City
- Cooperation with other Democratic and Progressive organizations as appropriate
Leadership – Opportunities for leadership are provided by...
- Encourage members to support the candidates of their choice
- Provide opportunities for candidates to speak and recruit volunteers
- Permit candidates to distribute literature and campaign materials
- Cooperate with other organizations in providing forums
Service – West County Democrats organization contributes to the broader community by...
- Assume leadership roles in West County Democrats.
- Run for office.
- Be active in other political groups and campaigns.
- Adopting Circle of Concern in Valley Park and supporting it by:
- Collecting food, goods and money each month.
- Holding a Bake Sale each year with proceeds going to Circle of Concern
- Supporting special projects and other organizations consistent with our purposes and bylaws.
IF YOU ARE ALREADY A MEMBER, WE APPRECIATE YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT. IF YOU ARE NOT A MEMBER PLEASE JOIN US ON THE SECOND MONDAY OF EACH MONTH.
West County Democrats Monthly Meetings
United Food & Commercial Workers, Local 655
300 Weidman Road, Ballwin, MO 63011
9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
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Make your views heard by calling your legislators!
Here's a toll free phone number that allows direct access to Congress: 1-866-338-1015.
Access Missouri House and Senate members through their web sites:
http://www.house.mo.gov OR http://www.senate.mo.gov.
Click on "Other links" at the left for more.
Check Your Missouri Voter Registration
St Louis County Election Announcements
Missouri election calendar
If you are not registered to vote, the last day to register for an election is usually one month prior to the election date.
How to register to vote https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/register.aspx
How to find your polling/voting place https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/pollingplacelookup/
Request for Absentee Ballot http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/howtovote#absentee
St. Louis Co. Absentee Ballot Instructions: http://www.stlouisco.com/YourGovernment/Elections/AbsenteeVoting
Military & overseas voting access https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/registeroverseas.aspx
General information such as voting place hours, voter ID needed, handicap accessible voting etc. https://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/goVoteMissouri/howtovote.aspx
Wording of Amendments & ballot measures to decide upon http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections