What do Democrats stand for? Our club has compiled a statement of Democratic beliefs and values. Click on the link below to read or download the statement.
LAKE COUNTY DEMOCRATS’ values include . . .
equality, fairness, compassion, and progress
Community – We are all connected to our neighbor near and far
Diversity – We are a nation built on the strength of many cultures
Justice – All persons are entitled to equal treatment under the law
Our Earth – We protect our planet, its resources, and its biodiversity
Progress – In pursuit of health, security, and happiness
We believe government exists to serve us all
We expect government to:
- Ensure every citizen has the right to vote
- Promote jobs with livable wages
- Ensure affordable high-quality health care for all
- Create a safety net for those needing a helping hand
- Protect our natural resources and environment
- Balance public safety with personal freedoms
- Provide a vibrant and successful public education system
- Protect consumers from predatory corporate practices
- Tax fairly to promote sharing of our nation’s wealth
- Implement a justice system that protects the rights of all
Join the Lake County Democrats to pursue…
a government of the people, by the people and for the people!