Monthly Archive: July 2012

Jul 24

Renton River Days Parade

As usual, the 11th LD will be participating in Renton River Days.  Come out to join us and check out the parade this Saturday!  Details on Renton River Days can be found here:  http://rentonwa.gov/living/default.aspx?id=1138

Jul 21

CAN event VASS

Hi Team, A Hi Team, A CANVASS event is tomorrow Saturday July 21. Please meet Vincent at Renton Village Starbucks, 601 South Grady Way, Renton, WA at 10:30 am for his orientation and to get your “Walk Packets.” The Team will canvass from 11 am to 4 pm. If you don’t finish your Walk Packet …

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Jul 20

Five upcoming local campaign events

I’m writing to encourage you to join me and GET INVOLVED in local political activities this summer. It is easy and fun. Below is a list of five upcoming local campaign events I am hosting or co-hosting for other Democratic candidates in the next three weeks. If you are willing to join me at one …

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Jul 20

Medicare Birthday Party event

Dear Friends: On July 28th, Medicare celebrates its 47th Birthday. Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid are the “crown jewels” of our national social insurance system. Despite widespread public support, politicians in Wasshington DC want to privatize or outright eliminate Medicare, and severely cut Medicaid and Social Security..  WA State Alliance for Retired Americans (WASARA) & …

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Jul 17

The August 7th primary

I’m not talking about the weather. I’m talking about Washington State’s early August primary election – now only 21 days away. Ballots will arrive in your mailbox later this week. The August 7th primary is right in the middle of the Dog Days of Summer – a difficult time to campaign and a very tough …

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Jul 17

Congressman Jim McDermott To Join 7th Annual AM1090 Forum

July 16, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Paul Van Erem Office: 206/805-1090 Email: paul@am1090seattle.com Congressman Jim McDermott To Join 7th Annual AM1090 Forum AM1090 SEATTLE ADDS TO ALL STAR LINE UP: JIM MCDERMOTT, RON REAGAN, THOM HARTMANN, RANDI RHODES & MORE TOGETHER ON ONE STAGE TO DISCUSS THE MAJOR POLITICAL AND PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES FACING …

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Jul 13

Fundraising for our National Delegates

Hey folks, we need your help!  Our delegates to the national convention could use some help raising funds for the convention in Charlotte, NC.  How can you help? Donate $20.12 to our organization.  All of these $20.12 donations will be donated to our delegates:  Donate online here:  http://bit.ly/xxeazd Donate raffle prizes for our July meeting …

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Jul 13

Mobile web site

For the time being, I’ve disabled the mobile-friendly version of our website.  Why?  Another website I maintain was hacked through the plugin that detects mobile browsers.  Until I’m satisified that the plugin in safe (or I find another one), I’m going to leave it disabled for now.  Sorry about any inconvenience that might cause.

Jul 06

Voter Registration Deadline for August 7th Primary is Monday, July 9th

ATTENTION WASHINGTON VOTERS: The deadline for voter registration, address change, and other updates for the Aug. 7th primary is Monday: http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/default.aspx  

Jul 06

11th LD August Picnic at Crystal Springs Park Noon- 4:00pm

https://docs.google.com/open?id=1QK8etS4LiSeEc1iPjzHIsqbAGQL-Pp_32MWtQ5OjEPZ-0K0Qkk1h1YNwE6OC SAVE THE DATE! Saturday 8/18/2012 11th Legislative District (425)652-9549 Azziem H. Underwood, Chair Suggested Donation $20.12 August Picnic at Crystal Springs Park Noon until 4:00pm Location: 15832 51st Avenue South This 11 acre park is located on a hillside with views of the Cascade range to the east and the City of Seattle to …

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Jul 06

Endorsements

Candidates… check our endorsements list please.  If we’ve made an error, email webmaster@11thlddems.org and I’ll fix it.  Thanks!

Jul 06

Endorsements 2012

Our downloadable, printable endorsements list is here:  11th LD 2012 Endorsements 10042012   11th Legislative District Democrats – Endorsements 2012 US President Barack Obama and Joe Biden (www.barackobama.com), endorsed April 2012 US Senator Maria Cantwell (www.cantwell.com), endorsed April 2012 US Representative Jim McDermott – Congressional District 7 (www.mcdermottforcongress.com) , endorsed April 2012 Karen Porterfield – Congressional District 8 (www.karenporterfield4congress.com),  endorsed May …

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Jul 05

E-board meeting reminder

Just a reminder, our e-board meeting is tonight (Thursday, July 5th) at 7pm.  I hope you had a great 4th of July!