Two Good Candidates for Congress

Possibly the most difficult decision on the June 7th Primary ballot is who to pick as the Democratic candidate for the District 11 U.S. Congress position, to run against Republican incumbent, Mark Meadows.  In alphabetical order, following are briefs on both...

What IS this Sales Tax Referendum?

When you go to the polls on June 7th, you will find three items on the Democratic Ballot.  One of these is a referendum to increase the sales tax in Jackson County from 6.75% to 7.00%.  The referendum reads: County Sales and Use Tax Local sales and use tax at the rate...

June 7th Primary

Early voting for the June 7, 2016 Primary election begins on May 26, 2016.  The 4 Early Voting/One-Stop Voting sites will be open on: Thursday, May 26 Friday, May 27 Tuesday, May 31 Wednesday, June 1 Thursday, June 2 Friday, June 3 Saturday, June 4 (reduced hours) All...

Honors at 2016 County Convention

Brian McMahan, Roberta Crawford and John Leopard were honored for their service to the Jackson County Democratic Party at the 2016 County Convention on April 16. McMahan, the Chairman of the Jackson County Commissioners since 2014 and previously the Chairman of the...

Town Hall Is This Thursday!

Congressional Town Hall on May 12 The Democratic Women of Jackson County and Jackson County’s Issues Roundtable are co-sponsoring a Town Hall, featuring Rick Bryson and Tom Hill, on Thursday, May 12, at 6:30 PM.  The event will be held at the Family Resource...