General Submission Guidelines for Voters Speak

  • Healthy debates are natural and necessary and we want to hear strong opinions.
  • We choose to take the high ground and no hate speech or bullying is allowed.
  • Letters, videos, visual art, or poems may be submitted directly to You may also email and suggest letters that have been published by the local paper.
  • At present, there is no minimum or maximum word count for letters or poetry.
  • Videos should be in one of the major formats, such as .mp4, .avi, or .mov with a maximum length of approximately 7 minutes.
  • Do not include any copyrighted material in your video, including music or images. 
  • Music video and art submissions must be the original work of the artist. 
  • Submissions are published on the Rowan County Democratic Party website and shared on RCDP social media and will reflect values of the RCDP.
  • Videos will be uploaded and hosted on the Rowan Democrats’ YouTube channel and may be edited as necessary.Voters Speak reserves the right not to publish any writing, video, or artwork that do not conform to these rules.