WE'RE THE OFFICIAL CHAPTER OF THE TEXAS YOUNG DEMOCRATS IN THE BORDERLAND. WE'RE ONE OF, IF NOT THE LARGEST YOUTH ORGANIZATION IN EL PASO COUNTY. WE MAY BE DEMOCRATS BUT WE KNOW THAT THE PARTY IS NOT GOING TO SAVE OUR COMMUNITIES — ONLY WE CAN. AND WE WILL.

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WE BELIEVE IN

EL PASO'S POTENTIAL

OUR TEAM
 

Miguel Calderon President

Wesley Lawrence Vice President

Jesus Ramos Secretary General of General Assembly

Diego Garnica Secretary of Finance

NOTABLE

POLICY

POSITIONS

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

✓ We support the demilitarization of the El Paso Police Department and the reallocation of its budget. 

✓ We support the abolishment of I.C.E. and the ending of collaboration between D.H.S. and municipal law enforcement agencies.

THE ENVIRONMENT

✓ We support the passage of the Green New Deal.

✓ We stand against the construction of the Newman 6 fracked gas plant. 

✓ We oppose any effort to demolish the historic Durrangito barrio. 

✓ We condemn the sale of El Paso Electric to J.P. Morgan.

INSTITUTIONAL REFORMS

✓ We support the implementation of ranked-choice voting.

✓ We support a limit on federal political campaign spending.

✓ We support a state consitutional amendment that would require the State Legislature to meet annually. 

✓ We support an increase in the number of representatives in the U.S. House of Representatives. 

✓ We support term limits for U.S. representatives, senators, and Supreme Court justices.  

EL PASO COUNTY MAY BE BLUE, BUT THERE'S STILL A LOT OF WORK TO DO.