For Detroit clerk: Gilchrist; Sossi in District 1 – Detroit News Endorsement
The Detroit city clerk’s office became a national embarrassment in 2016, when half of the votes cast by city voters were ineligible for recount because the poll books didn’t match the ballots, or were missing altogether. Given the pivotal role Michigan played in the presidential election, this could have been disastrous had a recount actually…
Garlin Gilchrist II for Detroit City Clerk TV Spot #1
Thank you to The A-List for having me on to answer listener questions about why I want to #StandTALLforDetroit!
Garlin speaking at the Live6 Speakeasy event at Detroit Sip regarding programming public space.
A Note on Publishing Events
One challenge many Detroiters face when wanting to become more involved in city government is knowing where to start. This is especially true when you are passionate about issues that lesser known boards or commissions are responsible for addressing. The Detroit Board of Police Commissioners or the City of Detroit Brownfield Redevelopment Authority are just…
Garlin Gilchrist II Interview on The Thom Hartmann Program
Shout out to Thom Hartmann for having me on his show to discuss the many challenges facing Detroit. Check out the full interview below and help support my campaign for Detroit City Clerk. #StandTALLforDetroit
Garlin Gilchrist II files nominating petitions to become Detroit’s next City Clerk
Listening campaign around the city proves Detroit residents are ready for a change to make sure they have a voice in city government Detroit, MI– Citing the need for an innovative civic technologist as Detroit’s next City Clerk, Garlin Gilchrist II filed paperwork today to join the race. While engaging Detroit residents talking with people…
Garlin Gilchrist II Interview on The Mildred Gaddis Show
Detroit’s future is in our hands. Listen in to Garlin’s interview on The Mildred Gaddis Show and hear how he plans to go to work for Detroiters as City Clerk so we can shape that future together. #StandTALLforDetroit
DFA Endorses Garlin Gilchrist II for Detroit City Clerk
DFA Endorses Garlin Gilchrist II for Detroit City Clerk April 7, 2017 – 10:00 am Today, Democracy for America (DFA) endorsed Garlin Gilchrist II in his campaign for Detroit City Clerk. The endorsement of Gilchrist is part of the organization’s commitment to investing $500,000 in progressive municipal candidates this cycle. DFA has 1,948 members in…