Democracy vouchers - PUBLICLY FINANCING CAMPAIGNS

REQUIRMENTS FOR QUALIFICATIONS

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  • 150 SIGNATURES OF SUPPORT
  • $10 MINIMUM CONTRIBUTIONS
  • 1/2 FROM DISTRICT 7

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EXAMPLE QUALIFYING FORM

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  • FILL OUT BOTTOM FOR SIGNATURE AND $10 CONTRIBUTION
  • DOWNLOAD FORM HERE
  • PRINT-->FILL OUT -->REMIT




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WHEN DO I GET MY TICKETS?

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  • MAILED OUT FEBRUARY 12TH THROUGH FEBRUARY 19TH - 2019
  • USE THEM OR LOSE THEM!
  • APPLY FOR THEM HERE!

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RULES OF THE GAME

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1. If YOU live in Seattle and are over age 18, you are already PLAYING.

2. There are 9 seats on Seattle City Council.

3. Seats 1-7 represent a single district, seats 8 & 9 are city wide.

4. Each of YOU living here will get 4 tickets in the mail between February 13th and 20th of 2019.

5. Each ticket is worth $25 for a total of $100 for EVERY Seattle resident over age 18.

6. These tickets are NOT redeemable for cash.

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7 . The tickets can ONLY be signed over to a 2019 Seattle City CANDIDATE to FINANCE their campaign.

8. If you DON'T use your tickets, you LOSE them and the money goes back to the general TAX fund.

9. YOU already PAID for the tickets via property TAXES.

10. In 2015, VOTERS passed a TAX initiative FUNDING the program for the next 10 years.

11. Point is to PROMOTE public financing of LOCAL campaigns & DETER interests with ULTERIOR motives.

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12. The interests with ULTERIOR motives will still try and influence the 2019 ELECTIONS.

13. Plot Twist--This is not actually a game. It's a NEW way to CAMPAIGN!