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Whether you’re considering a run for elected office or you’d like to work on campaigns, Young Democrats of Georgia has just what you’re looking for: YDG University!
Join us this weekend on Saturday, February 18th from 10am to 3pm at Emory School of Law’s Gambrell Hall, Room 1B for a day filled with campaign […]
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On Friday, January 27th, Young Democrats of Georgia President Sarah Z. Beeson served as a guest on WABE’s radio show “Closer Look” opposite the Chair of Georgia Young Republicans. Two two discussed President Donald Trump’s first week in office — covering topics like the inauguration, protest marches, the wall between Mexico, the Affordable Care Act, […]
Republicans in Congress are acting quickly in conjunction with President Trump to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), putting the healthcare of millions of Americans in jeopardy. Sign Young Democrats of Georgia’s petition to Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Senator David Perdue (R-GA) letting them know you support the ACA.
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As the new year begins, it brings with it new issues to watch. Below are two of the hottest topics in American politics right now.
Affordable Care Act
In the late hours of January 12, 2017, Senate Republicans began their long-awaited journey towards repealing the Affordable Care Act. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), enacted in […]Continue Reading →
On October 15, 2016 By Admin
ATLANTA,GA — The Young Democrats of Georgia officially endorse James Woodall, candidate for Georgia House District 160. If James is elected, he will become the youngest state representative in Georgia’s history at 22 years old. For Young Democrats across Georgia, this is an exciting prospect. James represents the unique perspective we, as millennials, have on […]Continue Reading →
In recent years evidence of a shift from Georgia’s status as a deep-red state to a more purple state has been unavoidable. Bipartisan outrage over prejudicial bills, resurgence of Democratic interest, and polling in Georgia indicating that the state may serve as a battleground in the 2016 presidential election have given Democrats a renewed sense […]Continue Reading →
On August 9, 2016 By Admin
Atlanta, GA — Sarah Z. Beeson, President of the Young Democrats of Georgia, will speak at Atlanta’s Give ‘Em Hill! Fundraiser benefiting the general election campaign for Hillary for America. As President of YDG, Sarah represents the youth voters, ages 18-38, of the Democratic Party of Georgia and understands the importance of energizing this voting bloc. “Millennials […]Continue Reading →
Location: Thrasher Park – Norcross, Georgia
Date: Saturday, July 23, 2016
RESULTS Cody Allen (104) – 21:58 Ryan Shams (100) – 22:08 Gabe Shippy (107) – 22:22 Andrew Heaton (106) – 22:40 Major Woodall (103) – 23:29 Mark Hutchinson (108) – 23:54 Tommy Beeson (109) – 27:30 Pete Johnson (105) – 27:40 Maria Eliot (112) […]Continue Reading →
On July 16, 2016 By Admin
Atlanta, GA — Possibly racially-charged killing, protesting, national unrest, repeat. In recent times, America’s issues with police brutality and systematic racism have become topics plastered on news headlines. Despite having gathered widespread sympathy, few substantive discussions have taken place.
Young Democrats of Georgia is joining forces with the Emerging 100 of Atlanta to open a […]Continue Reading →
Norcross, GA — With many crucial upcoming elections, Young Democrats of Georgia (YDG) is partnering with Gwinnett County Young Democrats to host a 5K Fun Run on Saturday, July 23, 2016 to aid in its continuing efforts to elect Democrats in Georgia.
Each election cycle, YDG analyzes and targets specific districts where a Democrat could […]Continue Reading →