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  Joe Kerr · [email protected]
June 14, 2024 at 3:37 AM

If you care about flipping the House, you care about my race.

Hi John - my name is Joe Kerr. Hi John, My name is Joe Kerr, and I’m a retired fire captain of 34 years, longtime labor leader, and the Democratic nominee for Congress in California’s 40th District, currently held by MAGA-extremist Young Kim. If there's one thing to know about m…
  Organizing @ CADEM · [email protected]
June 13, 2024 at 2:07 AM

1,167,033 times

BIG NEWS (good news) Hey John, we have some BIG news: Our organizers and volunteers at the California Democratic Party have surpassed 1 million dials this election cycle [!!]. That means our organizers and volunteers have picked up the phone to call undecided voters in California …
  [email protected] · [email protected]
June 11, 2024 at 11:07 PM

Only 1 pt behind in GOP seat

Leans GOP: But Dem surging Woah, a new poll shows that Democrats are only behind 1-point in CA-45. This is a BIG DEAL. Democrat Derek Tran is fighting to flip this key red district that could be the critical race that delivers control of the U.S. House to the Democratic Party. Wil…
  Anais Jimenez · [email protected]
June 10, 2024 at 2:07 AM

Hi John — great to meet you!

Hired because of you! Hi John — great to meet you! I am Anais Jimenez, a new CADEM Organizer in Northern California. I was able to get this position, in part, because of generous grassroots donations from supporters like you. Thank you! I am passionate about making sure that vote…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
June 8, 2024 at 4:07 PM

Mike Johnson’s ad

Nearly TWO MILLION people have seen Mike Johnson’s ad... We emailed you last week about how Mike Johnson launched new advertisements on Twitter/X to help keep and expand his Republican House Majority. At the time, over 1.4 million people had seen his ad and we were trying to raise…
  Dave Min · [email protected]
June 7, 2024 at 3:07 PM

Will you help me keep CA-47 blue and take back the House?

This race holds the key to stopping extremist Republicans...   It's official: My name is Dave Min and I’m the Democratic nominee for Congress in the hyper-competitive California’s 47th Congressional District. I truly couldn’t be more grateful for the support of Californians and thi…
  CADEM Finance · [email protected]
June 6, 2024 at 7:07 PM

Trump in California

Trump is here for $$$ John — This is not what we wanted to hear this week. Donald Trump is arriving in California today to raise BOATLOADS of cash. For example: At his San Francisco fundraiser, prices range from $50,000 to $500,000 per ticket. That is a lot of GOP money that we we…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
June 5, 2024 at 8:07 PM

1-pt lead

NEW POLL John, we just got some great news: A new poll has Will Rollins *leading* incumbent Republican Ken Calvert by one point. This must-win race is in California’s 41st Congressional District (CA-41) which is currently rated a TOSSUP. Flipping this seat blue would be one of onl…
  Andrea Guzman · [email protected]
June 5, 2024 at 2:07 AM

Well, here’s some big news:

I mentioned last week that I had drawn the short straw... Hi John, I mentioned last week that I had drawn the short straw and was up late watching the donations come in before the end of May. Well, here’s some big news: We did it! Thanks to grassroots donors like you, we hit our f…
  Andrea Guzman · [email protected]
June 1, 2024 at 3:07 AM

+ John

re: camille’s email   Hi John — I just wanted to bump this email from Camille. I drew the short straw and am staying up late calculating all of our last minute donations at CADEM HQ, and right now we are still $3,450.67 short. I want to have a list of supporters who helped get us over t…
  Camille Alcala · [email protected]
May 31, 2024 at 5:08 PM

A tough decision

re: today’s earlier meeting Dear John, I just got out of a meeting where our team at the California Democratic Party had to make a tough decision. We just got word this past week that the GOP’s primary super PAC for House races is preparing to spend over $30,000,000 in our state t…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 30, 2024 at 2:34 PM

a check for $30,000,000

Hi ,John, take a look at this big check: Hi John — take a look at this big check: This check for $30,000,000 is what the GOP’s primary super PAC for House races is poised to spend to win tossup seats in California this year. Our only defense against outside dark money like this a…
  CADEM · [email protected]
May 29, 2024 at 5:07 PM

Remember watching the 2022 elections?

three important points: John — Do you remember the 2022 election? We waited for days to see who controlled the U.S. House — and nearly all of the closest, final seats were in California. Unfortunately, a few tossup districts went red and Republicans won their Majority. This year t…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 29, 2024 at 2:34 AM

$30,000,000 en route

Ugh! Hi John — we got some bad news: The GOP’s main super PAC for House races is poised to plow serious cash into California. They are already committing $30,000,000 to flip U.S. House seats right here in California. This is not the news that we wanted right before our critical En…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 27, 2024 at 9:07 PM

re: Sabato’s Crystal Ball

What this ratings change means... Hi John, Did you hear about the latest U.S. House seat ratings from Sabato’s Crystal Ball last week? They reveal that California has more true swing seats than *any* other state. More than anything we could say, this underscores the critical impor…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 26, 2024 at 9:07 PM

Mike Johnson just launched his ads

Did you see Mike Johnson’s ad? Bad news, John: Republican Speaker Mike Johnson just launched a MASSIVE ad campaign on Twitter/ Initial statistics show that Speaker Johnson’s ad has already been viewed over 1,400,000 times — and that’s growing by the second. The sole goal o…
  CA-47 Alert (via CADEM) · [email protected]
May 25, 2024 at 4:08 PM

Katie Porter narrowly won in 2022 but...

“repeatedly flipped from Democrats to Republicans” John — Did you see this recent reporting from NBC News that CA-47 could be the district that decides control of the U.S. House? We need to send a surge of resources to this must-win district right now, but we’re $5,000 short of ou…
  Jessica Morse · [email protected]
May 24, 2024 at 5:07 PM

ATTN: Flipping CA-03 and the House…

Key swing district in CA needs your help: Hi John, My name is Jessica Morse, and I’m running to replace the extreme, anti-abortion Rep. Kevin Kiley in CA-03. In a moment, I’ll tell you about myself, but I also can’t stress the importance of this race enough. I’m the ONLY Democrat…
  E-Board Update, CADEM · [email protected]
May 23, 2024 at 11:08 PM

re: this last weekend

Last weekend’s progress: Hi John, We are super excited to share that the California Democratic Party had our Executive Board Meeting last weekend, and we now have our official delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Chicago! California sends the biggest delegation of an…
  Andrea Guzman · [email protected]
May 21, 2024 at 9:07 PM

circling back with John

We are gearing up to make some big decisions...   Hi John - I wanted to quickly bump the below email. We are gearing up to make some big decisions about how much we can invest in critical swing districts. With Dave Wasserman of the Cook Political Report recently revealing that Democrats…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 20, 2024 at 2:08 AM

new ratings change!

California is KEY per new ratings change: Hi John — Did you see the latest U.S. House seat ratings from Sabato’s Crystal Ball? They prove, more than ever before, how urgent it is to invest in California swing districts. Here they are: ⬇️ These are all the U.S. House seats current…
  CADEM · [email protected]
May 17, 2024 at 8:07 PM

This cash could flip swing seats…

A critical moment for us — It’s official, John: Kristi Noem is here in California. 🚨🚨 She is here to help the California Republican Party raise BOATLOADS of cash — which they can then use to flip swing seats from blue to red. We’re working ASAP to combat Kristi Noem’s deep-pocket…
  Kevin McCarthy Alert (via CADEM) · [email protected]
May 16, 2024 at 11:07 PM

Kevin McCarthy is BACK

he is back on the scene, “coaching from the sidelines.” Ugh, John, we have some bad news: Kevin McCarthy is BACK, and he’s ready to flip seats from blue to red. Kevin McCarthy resigned from Congress at the end of last year, but now he’s still focused on trying to help Republicans …
  Camille Alcala · [email protected]
May 15, 2024 at 2:07 AM

fwd: fwd:

my stomach sinks whenever we have to cut back...   Hi John - I wanted you to re-up the below email for your attention. As Finance Director at the California Democratic Party, my stomach sinks whenever we have to cut back our budget or can’t fund an amazing new initiative. There is j…
  CADEM HQ · [email protected]
May 13, 2024 at 8:07 PM

Dave Wasserman’s assessment

Here’s where we are: Hey John — we know there has been a ton happening in the news recently, so we wanted to quickly update you on the race for control of the U.S. House of Representatives: FIRST: Political analyst Dave Wasserman from the Cook Political Report tells us l…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 12, 2024 at 3:33 PM

Will you help us with hiring?

Just 554 votes John — Did you know that the second closest Congressional district in 2022 was right here in California? That’s right, CA-13 was decided by just 554 votes in 2022 and it took almost a MONTH to declare a winner. Even as we speak, our recruiters at the California Demo…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 11, 2024 at 6:07 PM

Finally some good news

Democrat NARROWLY ahead. Hi John — California’s 27th U.S. House district is one of the most competitive districts in the entire country. It is an absolute MUST-WIN if Democrats are going to take back control of the U.S. House of Representatives. And we just got a glimmer of good n…
  Andrea Guzman · [email protected]
May 9, 2024 at 8:07 PM

intro email

hi, nice to meet ya — Hi John! I’m Andrea, Strategic Campaigns Director here at the California Democratic Party (CADEM). I wanted to introduce myself because it’s my job to help coordinate and support our efforts to flip California swing seats from red to blue and take back the U.…
  CADEM · [email protected]
May 8, 2024 at 5:08 PM

Kristi Noem is coming here

a disturbing visitor... John — we just got word about a disturbing visitor coming to California. The California Republican Party has invited Kristi Noem to come to California in a little over a week. Kristi Noem is currently under heavy scrutiny for writing a section in her new bo…
  California Dems · [email protected]
May 7, 2024 at 11:33 PM

oh dang, only 6 months

You better believe that Speaker Mike Johnson is preparing: We will keep this quick, John: There are officially less than six months until the 2024 election. That means less than six months to hire staff, open regional offices, organize canvases, and flip critical must-win seats fr…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 6, 2024 at 11:08 PM

John opened this office

We owe you a BIG thank you. Hi John. We owe you a BIG thank you. Why? Because of generous supporters like you chipping in donations of $15, $35, or more, we *just* opened a regional office in one of California’s most critical swing districts. But we can’t stop at one new regional …
  Breaking News via CADEM HQ · [email protected]
May 6, 2024 at 2:33 AM

John, do you still disapprove of Trump?

👍 or 👎 John — Donald Trump has finally been facing justice before a New York courtroom. But his behavior has continued to be downright BONKERS. FIRST: He fell ASLEEP during his trial and claimed he was “praying” THEN: He violated a direct court order by making UNHINGED po…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
May 4, 2024 at 7:07 PM

“If Democrats are to have any hope…”

Dave Wasserman’s prediction... Here’s what elections expert Dave Wasserman had to say about California and control of the U.S. House: “If Democrats are to have ANY HOPE of winning the majority, they probably need to win at least three Republican seats in California,” Wasserman sa…
  Abortion Alert @ CADEM HQ · [email protected]
May 3, 2024 at 8:07 PM

We have to fight back against extreme abortion bans.

an extreme, near-total abortion ban has just gone into effect John, We hate to reach out with bad news, but this is serious: an extreme, near-total abortion ban has just gone into effect in Florida. Thanks to Donald Trump's efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade, there are no longer prot…
  Camille Alcala · [email protected]
May 1, 2024 at 1:07 AM

We were a little worried, I won’t lie.

Thanks again! John — this has been a stressful month. We just got through our March primaries, our FEC deadline, and then public filings suddenly revealed that Mike Johnson is meddling in California tossup races. We were a little worried, I won’t lie. All eyes were on us to see if…
  Yvette Martinez · [email protected]
April 29, 2024 at 9:07 PM

fwd: bumping for John

Now, new FEC filings reveal that...   John — I wanted to bump the email below. With less than 200 days to go, the 2024 election is getting closer and closer. Now, new FEC filings reveal that GOP Speaker Mike Johnson is personally investing to flip critical California swing districts. We…
  CADEM · [email protected]
April 27, 2024 at 5:33 PM

What we’re facing in 72 hours…

our hearts initially dropped 🙁 In 72 hours we are facing our first End of Month deadline since FEC numbers went public and it was revealed that Republican Speaker Mike Johnson is funneling buckets of cash to California in order to flip swing seats. John, when we leafed through all…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
April 26, 2024 at 3:07 PM

How we’re responding to Speaker Johnson:

map enclosed 📎 Hi John — CA-49 is one of the most competitive tossup U.S. House seats in California, but Mike Levin won a narrowly divided district in 2022. Take a look at how close it was: That’s why our team at the California Democratic Party is sounding the alarm now that GOP …
  Camille Alcala, CADEM · [email protected]
April 25, 2024 at 2:07 AM

Politico doubting California Dems…

Politico: Dems don’t have California locked down [!!!] Hi John — I was reading an article in Politico over the weekend that I wanted to share with you. And here’s more from the article: “Ultimately, money may be the biggest determining factor on whether California will d…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
April 23, 2024 at 9:07 PM

Mike Johnson investing in California [!!]

Mike Johnson’s big checks incoming to CA... John, Democrat Josh Harder represents CA-09, one of the most vulnerable blue districts in California — an absolute must-win if Democrats are going to retake the U.S. House in 2024. But we just got some bad news: Speaker Mike Johnson is n…
  Trump Watch via CADEM HQ · [email protected]
April 22, 2024 at 3:07 AM

Donald Trump faces justice?!

Democrats say they expect to face ARREST Listen up, John — Donald Trump is finally ON TRIAL. But he is still running for President of the United States [?!] The truth is, Donald Trump should be in court for MANY more CRIMES that he has committed. ➜ Trying to OVERTHROW DEM…
  CADEM · [email protected]
April 21, 2024 at 2:33 PM

quick and dirty

sparknotes for John How are you, John? There are a few updates we wanted to pass along: Republicans are down to a MICROSCOPIC two-seat majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. In 2020, Republicans tried to use the U.S. House to overturn Joe Biden’s…
  [email protected] · [email protected]
April 20, 2024 at 6:07 PM

Let’s make history in California

Flip CA-22 *and* make history Hi John — here’s two interesting facts about California’s 22nd Congressional District: FIRST: CA-22 is one of the most competitive districts in the country, and flipping it blue could deliver Democrats the entire U.S. House Majority. SECOND: Despite b…
  California Democratic Party · [email protected]
April 19, 2024 at 5:34 PM

sparknotes for John

8 quick points How are you, John? There are a few updates we wanted to pass along: Republicans are down to a MICROSCOPIC two-seat majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. In 2020, Republicans tried to use the U.S. House to overturn Joe Biden’s pres…
  Media Team, CADEM HQ · [email protected]
April 19, 2024 at 2:33 AM

Republicans barely clinging on

Thought John would be interested in these quotes: Hi John — here are some snippets from a recent New York Times article that we thought you’d be interested in: “Control of the U.S. House of Representatives, at this point in the election cycle, is anybody’s guess.” “Right now, the…
  Martinez, Yvette · [email protected]
April 15, 2024 at 10:07 PM

fwd: fwd:

because California trends blue, not enough Democrats are paying attention   Hi John - I want to bump up this email from my team. The simple fact of the matter is that we have to invest early in our ground-game in order to WIN. Right now, political analysts, the media, and even *Republic…
  CADEM HQ · [email protected]
April 13, 2024 at 6:07 PM

we want to hire this position

We are expanding our digital communications team to hire another staffer... Hi John. As you know, the stakes are sky high: Control of the U.S. House is going to come down to California. On Thursday, you heard from our Palm Springs field organizer about mobilizing more resources on…
  Robert Strunk, CADEM Organizer · [email protected]
April 11, 2024 at 8:07 PM

remember me?

I was hired earlier this year directly thanks to donations from everyday supporters like you, John. Hey John, Robert here. I’m the field organizer working in California’s ultra-competitive Palm Springs region to flip a must-win U.S. House seat blue — along with other key races. I…
  CADEM · [email protected]
April 10, 2024 at 11:08 PM

expanding our field operations

This election is going to come down to turnout, John. John — If Democrats are going to take back the U.S. House and win up and down the ballot in November, we have to have a strong corps of trained organizers. That’s why our mobilization teams here at the California Democratic Par…
  Camille Alcala · [email protected]
April 9, 2024 at 8:07 PM

adding John to the chain:

the critical districts that will determine the House... Hi John, I wanted to bump up the email below to make sure you didn’t miss it. As Finance Director at the California Democratic Party, it’s my goal to ensure we hit our goals and have the resources we need to win in 2024. We still …