Every four years…
Democrats from across the country join together to craft our party’s platform. The platform is created to uplift working people and write out the values that will guide our party for years to come.
In Grand County too…
With new leadership, our local chapter is moving forward with a new vision for Grand County. Stay tuned for more information in the next few months. These are exciting times to be a Democrat in Grand County!
Delegates to the Grand County Democratic Assembly approved the following 6 platform points during its meeting on March 12, 2022:
Grand County Democrats support efforts of Rep. Amabile and other Colorado leaders to help those impacted by fires to obtain fair treatment by insurance companies so they can rebuild as quickly and affordably as possible.
Grand County Democrats support state, county and municipal efforts to ensure affordable housing in Grand County that supports a viable workforce and vibrant community.
Grand County Democrats support expanded and affordable daycare.
Grand County Democrats support efforts to provide more accessible physical and mental health care for all.
Grand County Democrats support expanded broadband throughout rural areas.
Grand County Democrats support changing Colorado laws to allow for more equitable apportioning of State waters between the Front Range and Western Slope to provide better protection of Western Slope mountain environments and economies.
Additionally, delegates approved a special motion supporting every woman’s right to choose, affirming Grand County voters’ consistent support for reproductive health rights at the ballot box over many election cycles, and in response to Republican attempts to stall the Reproductive Health Equity Act (HB 22-1279), which will protect the right to have an abortion or to continue a pregnancy, as well as the right to use or refuse contraceptive care