November 2012 archive

AFGE request: Take action to support Soc. Sec., Medicare & Medicaid, December 5th

On Wednesday, December 5th, AFGE Local 3937 will lead actions statewide  to support Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid. The locations and times are below. The message will be: –    No cuts to Social Security, Medicare, or Medicaid, including cost of living adjustments –     No more office closings, reduced service hours, pushing of Internet self-service, or staffing cuts …

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Speak Out to Keep Taxes From Going Up on the Middle Class

Tell us what $2,000 means to you and your family:

EIS public scoping meeting on Gateway Pacific Terminal, Cherry Point (Coal trains) – 12/13

The EIS public scoping meeting for the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal is coming up soon! 4-7 p.m. Thursday, December 13 Washington State Convention Center, Ballroom 6F 800 Convention Place Seattle, WA   The facility will ship Powder River Basin (WY) coal overseas, with the coal traveling from WY to Cherry Point via downtown Seattle in …

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Food and toy donations

Don’t forget your food or new toy donations when you come to the Holiday party on Tuesday, December 4th. The cupboards are almost bare and Santa’s sack needs filling to make sure every girl and boy has a gift this holiday season. Thank you for remembering!!!

PSARA:Nov. 28 call Congress-No Cuts to Medicare, Medicaid or Social Security

Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action: Uniting Generations for a Secure Future Tuesday, November 28, President Jeff Johnson of the WA State Labor Council, AFL-CIO will be in D.C. He will be urging our Congressional delegation not to support any “grand compromise” that cuts Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid. Jeff has asked us to to …

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Holiday Party Reminder… just over a week away!

The holiday party is less than 10 days away.

Restructuring Renton Service for RapidRide F

While Metro won’t be making any changes in north-central Seattle with the opening of RapidRide E next September, the agency is proposing some minor changes to the bus network in Renton with the concurrent opening of RapidRide F. The F Line will replace Route 140, boosting peak headways to ten minutes, and extending frequent service …

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The Fiscal Cliff

Washington State Democrats Holiday Party – Dec 2nd

We have all worked so hard for this year’s election victories. We will have a lot to celebrate at our annual Holiday Party. Our Holiday Party is our annual end-of-the-year event, where elected officials, party leaders, activists, volunteers, and all Democrats gather to look back on the year and get ready for the year ahead. …

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Steve Zemke and Marvin Rosete campaigning for King County Chair

Holiday Party – December 4th (7-9pm)

Please join us for our annual Holiday Awards Banquet!  Senator Margarita Prentice will be hour honored guest.  There’ll be good food, a discussion about the election results, and fun. Suggested donation is $20/person in advance.  You can either: Pay online: Send a check to: 11th LD Democrats, PO Box 1133, Renton 98057   We …

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Newsletter – November 2012

The November Newsletter has been posted.  You can view it here:  2012-11-November Please join us for our Holiday Party on December 4th!  We’ll be honoring retiring Senator Margarita Prentice.

Congratulations to the 11th Legislative District Democrats

Tracking your ballot

Have you sent your ballot in already?  Do you want to see if your ballot made it in and you’ll be credited for voting?  Check out King County Elections’ ballot tracker:


Fellow Democrats: First, I’d like to thank KCDCC 2nd Vice Chair Andrew Villaneuve for alerting us!!It has been reported that the King County Republicans are offering to collect and return voters’ ballots this GOTV weekend (and in the final 48 hours prior to the 8 PM deadline for returning ballots on Election Day). Please spread the …

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