Welcome to the Lee County Democratic Party!
This is the online home of the Lee County Democratic Party. Our physical headquarters is at 139 Chatham St., Sanford. We hope you'll bookmark this page and check it often! We also hope you'll volunteer to join us or donate.
Together, we can turn Lee County blue!
*Oh, and this site is a work in progress right now, but keep checking in for new updates!
The Democratic Women of Lee County will meet on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at Elizabeth's Pizza & Italian Restaurant. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. Please come early if you plan to dine. Larry "Doc" Oldham, Candidate for Lee County Commissioner, will be the guest speaker. For questions, please call Lynda F. Turbeville, President, at 919-776-9916.
The Mining and Energy Commission wants to hear from you about fracking! Well, we're not sure they all want to hear from us, but we are sure that there's a public hearing on Friday, August 22, at 5pm at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center. Many Lee Democrats are encouraging us to all wear blue, and be ready to give public comment. Sign-in to speak opens at 4pm; arrive earlier to make sure you're on the list!
Mayor Chris Rey, the NCDP 2nd District Chair, is hosting a very special guest in Lillington on July 26. Congressman John Lewis, veteran civil rights leader and congressman, will join Mayor Rey and speak at the event. We hope you've bought your ticket to this very special night, but in case you haven't, you still have time at chrisrey.com!
Renee Ellmers is making news today. She reportedly told a group of conservatives that men need to dumb down their messaging so that women can understand it - as she was speaking about Republican messaging. Get the whole story by clicking these news links: