Electing Democrats to Countywide Office. Winning Democratic Majorities on County Boards. Defending Democratic Incumbents
and Assisting Democratic Challengers. Increasing Minority Representation in County Government.
Road to Blue, Blue Counties = Blue States
NDCO has launched a program to directly assist Democrats running for county office called, "Road to Blue, Blue Counties = Blue States. NDCO will partner with state and local parties, and Democratic Allies to help train and directly assist Democrats running at the county level.
I. Electing Democrats at the County Level Matters
Investing in Democratic candidates at the county level ensures that the priorities and principles of the Democratic Party and Democratic allies are affectively advocated for and implemented, and that all citizens receive equal access to quality services at the county level.
II. NDCO Electoral/Political Program
The model for accomplishing these goals is very similar to the one used by the other Democratic Committee’s and consists of a three pronged approach:
III. Campaign Services
Training: Provide campaign training for candidates & their staff
Recruitment: Assist in the recruitment of Democratic candidates for County office
Direct $ Support: Direct financial assistance to Democratic candidates for county office
Messaging: Provide the latest talking points/messaging on issues being debated in Washington
Talent Bank: Help County officials find campaign consultants and staff