Democratic Party of Doña Ana county

2020 Here We Come!

We have a lot of work to do this year. From conventions, organizing, fundraising, and voting for our candidates.

Dear Democrats of Doña Ana County:

 

The novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has now been confirmed in New Mexico and Governor Lujan Grisham has declared a state public health emergency

 

In order to minimize the impact of Covid-19 in Doña Ana County, it is important to be proactive in limiting contact in public settings.  As Governor Grisham said “Every one of us should be modeling the very best public health behavior in this state.” She also advised You should think about not going to church. You should think about not going to your community meeting. You should think about not going to a neighborhood association meeting.” 

 

In light of that advice and with an abundance of caution, DPDAC announces that:

 

1. There will be no in-person County-wide DPDAC general or committee meetings at least through the end of March. Districts are encouraged to do the same.

Plans are being made to hold the County Executive Committee Meeting scheduled for March 25th as a virtual meeting — details will be provided as soon as possible. 

 

2. All candidates in the June primary are strongly encouraged to follow public heath guidelines as they plan and hold campaign activities.

 

3. And, EVERYONE is urged to become familiar with and follow the guidelines from the NM Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control to safeguard one’s health and those of others. 

 


Briefly:

 

TO PROTECT YOURSELF


1. Wash your hands often with soap and water especially if you have been in a public place or after coughing, sneezing, or blowing your nose. If soap and water are not available, use a hand sanitizer. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.

 

2. Avoid close contact with people who are sick and put distance between yourself and other people if the virus is spreading in your community.

 

 

TO PROTECT OTHERS


1. Stay home if you are sick. Before going to the doctor’s office or a hospital, New Mexico residents are advised to call the state’s toll-free, 24-hour coronavirus hotline at 1-855-600-3453. 

 

2. Cover coughs and sneezes, throw tissues in the trash, and then WASH YOUR HANDS.

 

3. Wear a facemask IF you are sick or IF you are caring for someone who is sick

 

4. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily, such as, tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.

 


Mona Trempe, Chair

DPDAC

Democratic Party of Dona Ana County’s Pre-Primary Convention on Saturday, February 22, 2020

Thank you Dona Ana Democrats for a successful convention!

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