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Campaign Opportunity: North Carolina Coordinated Campaign

Job Description The North Carolina Coordinated Campaign is hiring top-quality Field Organizers for its campaign for nationally and state targeted races including Senator Kay Hagan, the state legislature, competitive Congressional races, and more.  Duties include but are not limited to: Building and managing volunteer canvasses and call centers Reaching volunteer recruitment goals Planning and managing

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Internship Opportunity: Allyson Schwartz

Organization: Pennsylvania for Allyson Category: Communications/Political Position Title: Communications Intern Position Dates: Flexible; at least three month commitment Start Date: ASAP Team Schwartz is looking for an exceptional undergraduate student interested in politics and majoring in communications, political science, or a related area to fill one opening for an unpaid communications intern. Recent graduates will

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Semester in Review

Fall 2013 has been quite an exciting semester for Penn Democrats. Starting off the year with a discussion on the politics of Obama’s presidency with Ed Rendel, we have since hosted Senator Daylin Leach, Secretary Joe Califano, and two Democrat candidates for Governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf and Katie McGinty. Plenty more where that came

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Kevin Strouse for Congress: Finance and Communications Fellowships Kevin Strouse for Congress is gearing up for the 2014 elections! He is running as a Democrat in Pennsylvania’s 8th District. Find out more about his campaign here.  Job Description: We are looking for ambitious, hard working individuals to join our team and help us win next fall.

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Internship Opportunity: McGinty for Governor

Katie McGinty, Democratic Candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, is seeking interns for the 2013-2014 school year. To find out more about Katie McGinty visit her website. Job Descripton: Katie McGinty for Governor interns will have the opportunity to serve in multiple capacities ranging from campaign finance, policy research, communications, and operations. While you will have

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 On Wednesday, April 17th, Mayor Nutter, Police Commissioner Ramsey, and Assistant District Attorney McCann will be engaging in an open discussion for our University Gun Control Forum. Everyday, people die due to  senseless acts of gun violence. Come find out what can be done to stop the violence and protect our communities.

Gun Control Action Week

To kick off the Gun Control Action Week, the Penn Democrats Executive Board has authored an op-ed in the Daily Pennsylvanian. Check it out here and stay tuned for more updates regarding the events we have planed this week! ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. It is time to ACT NOW to end gun violence. 

Marriage Equality Leadership Statement

Penn Dems is very proud to announce the national release of our bipartisan Marriage Equality Leadership Statement. In conjunction with the College Republicans, we have reached out to schools across the country and secured the signatures of 50 College Democrat and College Republican presidents on the following statement: To follow the progress of this initiative

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