Democratic Municipal Officials DigestQuick Links
Week of 4/30/2018
Ideas for Cities
Messaging - Navigator Issue 1
- The American people respond best to relatable language on people’s economic futures and how the wealthy are getting wealthier.
- Overwhelmingly, surveyed individuals believe that politicians, especially Republican politicians, only serve the interests of wealthy campaign donors.
- Americans believe that the already-rich are getting most of the benefits, and it's putting other American's futures at risk.
- More than paying today's bills, Americans worry about paying for future healthcare, retirement, and quality of life.
- Americans care more that Trump is reckless and abuses power than that he is lazy.
News for Democrats
- Seattle Council Member Teresa Mosqueda will be joining the DMO Labor Council.
- Council Member Mosqueda brings a strong union background, having worked for the AFL-CIO and passed legislation guaranteeing paid sick and safe leave for workers in Washington State.