, 10 tweets, 5 min read Read on Twitter
Happy 5th of July!

My #FridayMotivation is to remind all #Resisters how important STATE elections will be in 2019 & 2020.

In 2019, 4 sates have state legislative elections: LA, MS, VA, & NJ;

Three states have elections for Governor: LA, MS, & KY.

The composition of state governments is vital. In many states, state legislatures will redraw voting districts after the 2020 census. Governor’s will need to sign off on those districts.
State governments also pass legislation that will either protect or restrict our rights. They are our first line of defense against Trumpism. It is vital to GOTV and support Democratic candidates in these states in 2019.
Meet the current Democratic candidates for Governor in 2019:
LA: John Bel Edwards - @LouisianaGov (incumbent)
KY: Andy Beshear: @AndyBeshearKY (challenger)
In MS, the current Republican governor is term limited. Democratic & republican candidates will be determined in the primary election on August 6. The leading democratic contender & likely candidate is Jim Hood: @HoodForGovernor
Primary elections for LA State House & Senate races will be held October 12.
* Voter registration deadline: 9/11 (in person), 9/21 (online)
* Early voting: 9/28 - 10/5
* Voter ID required
Primary elections for MS House & Senate will be held August 6.
* General Election registration deadline: 10/7
* No online registration
* No early voting
* Voter ID required
Primary elections for VA House & Senate races were held in June.
* General election registration deadline: 10/15
* No online registration
* No early voting
* Voter ID required
The primary election for NJ General Assembly was held in June.
* General election registration deadline: 10/15
* No online registration
* Early voting 9/21 - 11/5
* No voter ID required
Help spread the word to REGISTER and VOTE in these vital STATE elections in 2019.

#BlueWave2019 #FlipTheStates #EndGerrymandering
Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to Jenn Resists PA Σ
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Follow Us on Twitter!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!