April 2012 archive

11th LD Democrats Caucus Photos – 04/28/2012

[flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157629930581971″] 11th LD Democrats Caucus – 04/28/2012, a set on Flickr. Congratulations to all delegates, alternates, and candidates! Thank you for a fine caucus day and now let’s get ready for the next round, the Congressional District caucuses on May 20th. Here are some wonderful pictures that were captured of the caucus. Thanks …

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If you want to go to the national convention

If you want to go to the national convention as a Delegate, you must fill out a Statement Of Candidacy with the Washington State Democratic Party.  Fill out this form: Statement of Candidacy and follow the instructions on how to submit it (included in the form). This form must be turned in between April 9th …

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11th District Democrats’ PCO Nominating Convention – Official Call

Welcome to the 11th District Democrats’ PCO Nominating Convention: Saturday April 28, 2012 – following legislative district caucus IAM Hall – 9125 15th Place South – Seattle 98108 The nominating convention will begin immediately after the legislative district caucuses. All PCOs that were elected/appointed before March 15.2012, are eligible to vote.  Weighted precinct values will …

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Summer organizing with Barack Obama

(Message from OFA) I’m writing because Barack needs you out there this summer. Through the Organizing Fellowship program, you can work in a full-time volunteer position, learn the principles of field organizing, and then carry out important grassroots activities on the ground. This summer, thousands of these organizing fellows are going to help lead our …

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11th Legislative District – 2012 LD Caucus Official Call

The official call is attached here:  201211officalcall_ldcaucus All 11th Legislative District Caucus Delegates and Alternates: Attached is the official call to the District Caucus: Saturday April 28, 2012 – 10:00 am IAM Hall – 9125 15th Avenue South Seattle, Washington 98108 The proposed agenda and rules are included in the attachment. See you on Saturday, …

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PCO Candidate filing information – 2012

The period for PCO’s to file for candidacy is between May 14 – 18.  Some rules for PCO filing for candidacy are attached.  If you want to be a PCO, please read the attached document. PCO Filing 2012

McKenna’s Workers’ Compensation Plan: Pay Private Insurance Companies, Leave Workers Behind

Message flagged Sunday, April 22, 2012 3:32 PM For Immediate Release: April 19, 2012 Contact: Benton Strong 206-552-0156 McKenna’s Workers’ Compensation Plan: Pay Private Insurance Companies, Leave Workers Behind Seattle — Today, the Washington State Democrats are releasing “Fraud,” a video showing the dangers of Rob McKenna’s plan to privatize workers’ compensation insurance. In 2010, …

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LD Caucus & County Convention – Updated Convention Time

Saturday & Sunday 4/28-29/2012 The LD Caucus and the King County Convention are scheduled soon. There has been a bit of confusion over the start time for these events. King County Democrats and the State Democratic Party negotiated King County start times. The following times, 10am on Sat & 1pm on Sunday, are the most …

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Grassroots Meeting with Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick

https://my.barackobama.com/page/event/detail/meeting/gpb5h4 Grassroots Meeting with Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick Saturday, April 21st. Now that we have a Republican opponent, it’s more important than ever that we build a strong grassroots campaign across our state of Washington to make sure that President Obama and other Democrats are elected in November. On Saturday, April 21, please join Organizing …

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President Obama coming to Seattle in May

President Obama is coming to Seattle on May 10th for a fundraising luncheon with Dave Matthews as the musical guest. Details of the event can be found at: http://bit.ly/May10Obama and tickets start at $100.

State Farm and ALEC

People for the American Way is asking people to write to State Farm Insurance about their affiliation with ALEC. This will have extra impact if you are a policy holder and add your policy number. State Farm Insurance PO Box 5000 Dupont, WA To Whom It May Concern:

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The 11th LD Democrats have voted to make the following endorsements tonight (4/17/2012) President: Barack Obama Governor: Jay Inslee US Senator: Maria Cantwell US Representative, CD 7, Jim McDermott State Auditor: Craig Pridemore Attorney General: Bob Ferguson State Representative, Position 1: Zack Hudgins State Representative, Position 2: Bobby Virk State Representative, Position 2, Steven Bergquist …

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General Meeting is tonight

Just as a reminder, our general membership meeting is tonight.  It’s at the usual time (7pm, 4/17) and location (Renton Carpenters’ Hall).  Tonight, the Endorsements Committee will present its recommendations.

Working Washington’s Tax Day

Tax day is almost here, and people all across the country are getting ready to figure out what they owe and pay their share. Join us to tell the big corporations and the top 1% it’s time they paid their fair share too. Foreclose on Wells Fargo 11:00 am • Westlake Park (4th & Pine, …

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Caucus Day is almost here! The Caucuses are tomorrow, April 15th, at 1:00pm.

Caucus Day is almost here! The Caucuses are tomorrow, April 15th, at 1:00pm. Find the location of your Caucus today at http://www.wa-democrats.org/caucuses. Here’s why you should caucus: To show support for President Obama and help kick off the 2012 campaign To meet and discuss politics with your neighbors To become a delegate and start down …

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