23 S 6th Street, Lebanon, PA 17042

Lebanon County Democrats

What We Do...

Mission

To promote economic prosperity, ensure the safety of our nation, and provide opportunities for all Americans. Our agenda includes a strong emphasis on economic growth, affordable healthcare, retirement security, transparent government, quality education, and the protection of civil liberties. Stand with us to push Lebanon County towards a brighter future.

Vision

We are dedicated to serving the working people. Our unwavering support for Democratic candidates and incumbents in the House and Senate is a testament to our mission. Let’s work together to safeguard the Democratic Party’s historic reforms and the progress we have made in advancing the country. Our party strongly believes in diversity and inclusivity, and we welcome anyone who shares our vision of achieving Democratic victories at all levels of government to join us. The Lebanon County Democratic Committee’s doors are always open.

Purpose

The purpose of the organization shall be manifold. It shall make such rules and regulations for the government of the Democratic Party in Lebanon County, consistent with the rules of the Democratic State Committee, as may be deemed necessary and proper. It shall contribute to the growth and influence of the Democratic Party, in municipalities, county, state and nation; develop leadership and maintain and promote harmony within the ranks of the Lebanon County Democratic Party; to expound the philosophy of the Democratic Party; and to join with all others of like thought and principle in achieving the goals of the Democratic Party in all areas of government.

PRINCIPLES AND IDEALS

The Lebanon County Democratic Party Maintains These Principles And Ideals Which Direct Our Local Party’s Goals And Mission In Our Home Community.

Workers' Rights

  1. We support fair wages and benefits for all workers.
  2. We encourage responsible economic development.

Environmental Protection And Preservation

  1. We support environmentally friendly initiatives, policies, and development.
  2. We will protect all residents’ rights to clean air and pure water.
  3. We will support the preservation and protection of our natural resources.
  4. We will be good stewards of our local ecosystem.

Civil Rights And Fairness

  1. We pledge to speak out when we see people treated unjustly.  
  2. We support access to affordable healthcare for all.  
  3. We will work to ensure all veterans, service members, and their families are treated fairly and respected for their service.  
  4. We will encourage and protect peacebuilding.  
  5. We support common sense gun legislation.  
  6. We support the rights of people of any color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, birthplace, age, disability, and genetic information and oppose discrimination on the basis of any of the above reasons. We support a woman’ s right to make her own reproductive decisions.  
  7. We believe the criminal justice system needs to be reformed so that no individuals or groups are unfairly and unjustly punished.
  8. We believe the separation of church and state is of vital importance to our democracy.

Community Resources

  1. We pledge to support public schools, so all children have access to safe, free, quality pre K-12 education.
  2. We will work to make higher education and career training affordable for all who desire it.
  3. We will work to maintain quality care and support for veterans, service members, and their families.
  4. We support first responders, community aid workers, and organizations who aim to maintain civil liberties for all county residents.
  5. We support infrastructure that allows equal access to all residents.

Voters’ Rights

  1. We will work to ensure all citizens have access to vote.
  2. We hold our county responsible for election integrity.
  3. We will develop and support active leaders and elected officials who have principles and integrity.
  4. We will hold policy makers accountable for their actions.
  5. We require transparency in politics.