How we do it
Led by experienced political campaigners, Register Blue hosts events that train participants to register people to vote.
Coordinate events to bring participants to flipable districts in Southern California and put our training into practice.
Engage unregistered and inactive liberal voters in red districts and register them to vote.
About Register Blue
Register Blue is a grassroots community organization started in Los Angeles. Prompted by the election and inauguration of Donald Trump, the mission of Register Blue is to increase the number of Democrats voting in flippable districts across the U.S. and turn Congress blue in 2018.
Ready to start registering voters? Let's get to work!
Thanks to everyone who put together and showed up at recent trainings and drives. And to all who’ve generously donated. Thank you! Here are some upcoming trainings and drives in the L.A. area. More are on the way. Still more events are percolating across the country–NYC, Tennessee, Colorado, DC, Wisconsin… Interested in hosting an event? Get it Read more about Next Up[…]
West L.A., 3/22.
Yesterday in Eagle Rock was beautiful–great day to be outdoors. Instead, 75 resistance-minded locals packed the back patio of the Eagle Rock Coffee Table and learned voter registration. Thanks to all involved, especially everyone in the Blizzard and presenter Christian Esperias. Here’s video. More trainings and registration drives on the way. Check the RB calendar Read more about Another 75 Trained[…]
Thanks to everyone who helped register new citizens at the naturalization ceremony yesterday in downtown L.A.! Nearly 200 new Americans became new Democrats! Susan was there: Ear to ear smiles and tears of joy. It was a beautiful 90 minutes I got to spend with proud brand new American citizens. It was an amazing unforgettable Read more about New Citizens, New Dems[…]
Just what do you say when door-to-door canvassing? Leadership LAB has been figuring out how to be most effective. What they’ve found is summed up in this NYT Magazine article. And here’s LAB’s Dave Fleischer spelling it all out in a TEDx talk. TL;DR: Listen.
“I’m going to put together a voter registration training?” Yes, you are! Hosting a voter registration is simple. The ingredients: a trainer, a venue, and an audience. You can put them together. We’ll help. Here’s a short guide you get started: Hosting a Voter Registration Training: A Quick How-to Guide. Are there unregistered voters nearby who Read more about Host a Voter Registration Training[…]
Two new voter registration trainings have been added to the Register Blue calendar. Join Register Blue and Swing SoCal Left at St. Andrew’s Lutheran in West L.A. on Wednesday, March 22nd. Or come south to the Torrance Civic Center for another training, organized by members of Indivisible South Bay. Or attend the pair! Seasoned organizer Christian Esperias Read more about West L.A. and South Bay Trainings Announced[…]
Thanks to everyone who came to last night’s event! And thanks, of course, to Christian and Ani. And to everyone who helped out. If you missed it–or want to see yourself in action pitch developing–the video is on Facebook in two parts: the first 40 minutes (which kick in around 20:00) and the rest. Speaking of Read more about What We Did & What Comes Next[…]
Represent the resistance! We’ve got buttons coming. And stickers. And, if you’re coming to a training in the L.A. area soon, we can have a Register Blue t-shirt waiting for you. Just place your order (pretty cheap because it’s done this group way). Register, and otherwise be awesome, in style.
By semi-popular demand, here are Register Blue’s annotated voter registration training slides for California. The slides are an expanded version of a L.A. County set. Notes are based upon voter registration training by Ani Kelemdjian and Christian Esperias. Thanks to Ani & Christian and to Maria Abraham for the notes! To be able to more easily Read more about Voter Registration Slides[…]