The Yavapai County Democratic Party shall be to promote the values, message and principles of the Democratic Party and work to elect Democrats to public office.
2021 - 2022 Issues
Education & Training
Statewide focus on opposing privatization and vouchers, increasing funding, blocking bad education legislation; charter school and STO oversight; securing post-secondary education funding; DACA and JTED.
On the local, state and national levels: Promote solar energy and clean energy; recognize and fight climate change, protect water sources and develop sustainable policies; prevent forest wildfires through policies.
Immigration & Refugees
On the local, state and national levels: collect relief supplies, support DACA, publicize contributions of immigrants.
On the local state and national levels: establish a vote-by-mail system; support efforts to expose Dirty Money through a referendum; oppose voter suppression; promote campaign finance reform; protect redistricting process; protect the integrity of the 2020 census
On the state and national levels: provide affordable healthcare for all; protect mental health coverage; reduce prescription drug prices; address the opioid crisis effectively; seek lower medical care costs.
Defending the 99%
On the national level: promote policies to strengthen the middle class, provide economic equity via jobs and livable wages, fair taxation, economic revival and expanded opportunities, fund public transportation (also on the local level); address inflation; end the trade war and damaging economic policies; rein in the robber barons; stop corporate influence in running the country; restore consumer protections; protect net neutrality; ensure broadband internet access in rural areas; hold
public officials accountable; set legislative goals and promote affordable housing.
Social & Criminal Justice Reform
Promote Gun sense and the ERA, as well as reforming the prison system and restoring voting rights of those who served their time.