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TheDGT.org Presents LD18 Chair Larry Bodine on 4/10/23 at Noon

April 10, 2023 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM MST

On Monday, April 10th, TheDGT.org presents LD18 Chair and President Emeritus of Democrats of Greater Tucson Larry Bodine!

Larry will talk about the great work and projects planned in LD18 for electing Democrats in the Tucson City Elections of ’23 and helping to capture a majority in the state legislature in 2024.

Please register in advance for this event:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMpce-tqDsuGd1tTOxtXpeLl_OkKcenFICT

Larry Bodine is a Democratic activist, retired lawyer and journalist. He was elected Chair of LD18 in November 2022. LD18 is the bluest district in the bluest city in the bluest county in Arizona, with nearly 200 precinct committee people. Among LD18’s initiatives are:

  • Building community and camaraderie with big in-person social events, like the January Winter Blast at Brother John’s and the recent St. Patrick’s Day Party that attracted 125 attendees and raised $3,500 after expenses.
  • Planning a task force to attract young Gen Z voters, 70% of whom voted for Democrats in 2022.
  • Canvassing to support Democratic Candidates in the Tucson elections for Mayor and City Council after the August 1 primary.
  • Targeting 325 newly registered Democrats with a “Welcome!” postcard, and 500 Mission for Arizona volunteers in the 2020 election.

Join DGT to hear Larry’s predictions for

  • The 2024 presidential election
  • The 2024 Arizona legislative election

…and a RED ALERT about MAGAs attacking school boards.

Previously, he was Chair of Democrats of Greater Tucson for three years. He has been an elected Democratic precinct committeeman in Illinois and Arizona, starting with the 2006 Tammy Duckworth campaign (she is now a US Senator). He has been a writer for Blog for Arizona since 2017, writing more than 400 articles.

Larry taught “Getting Active in Local Politics” at OLLI-UA (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) at the University of Arizona in Tucson. His 45-year career includes reporting for the New York Daily News when it was the largest-circulation US newspaper at the time. He won 7 awards for investigative journalism.


His watchword is, “The only thing necessary for evil to triumph in the world is that good men do nothing.”

Details

Date:
April 10, 2023
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM MST
Event Category:
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMpce-tqDsuGd1tTOxtXpeLl_OkKcenFICT

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