January 2013 archive

You’re invited: 2013 Crab Feed and Grassroots Forum

You’re invited! Join us at the Washington State Democrats’ Crab Feed and Grassroots Forum on February 18th at St. Martin’s University in Lacey.

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The 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade and the freedom and privacy

From NARAL Washington: Today we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade and the freedom and privacy it guaranteed women to make reproductive health decisions for themselves and their families. But 40 years haven’t stopped anti-choice zealots from trying to call the shots on women’s health. In fact, they are in Olympia right now …

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Bruce Harrell for Mayor Kick Off Party

From Bruce Harrell: Dear Friends, Last week, I announced my intentions to be the next mayor of Seattle, and the support I have received from all corners of our community has been overwhelming. Not even one week into the campaign, and we have already received over 300 individual endorsements. I want you to know I …

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Muslim Lobby Day in Olympia is second-largest in the U.S.

This is interesting.  Our new State Representative, Steve Bergquist is hard at work. Read the article from King 5:  http://www.king5.com/news/local/Muslim-Lobby-Day-in-Olympia-187820371.html

Say you’re in

Today, a new grassroots organization is being launched: Organizing for Action. Following in the footsteps of the campaign you built, Organizing for Action will be an unparalleled force in American politics. It will work to turn our shared values into legislative action — and it’ll empower the next generation of leaders in our movement. Michelle …

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Meet our new executive team!

On 1/15/2013, the 11th LD Democrats just had its reorganization election.  The following people are your new leaders: Holly Krejci, Chair Robert Kangas, Vice Chair & Webmaster Jerri Wood, Secretary Rick Polintan, Treasurer Marvin Rosete, WSDCC Male Representative Kate Kruller, WSDCC Female Representative Kathy Nyland, KCDCC Female Representative Michael Neher, KCDCC Male Representative Irene Simpson, …

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Senior Lobby Day – February 21st

Senior Lobby Day, February 21st Commercial bus – with bathroom- donated by IAM Lunch provided $15 per person   Contact Robin G. for more information and to reserve a space. (206) 762-3848 rjguevarra@comcast.net

11th LD reorg meeting: January 15th

Just a reminder… The reorganization meeting is this Tuesday, January 15th at 7pm. Details are on our calendar entry on our website.

Seattle and King County Launch Gun Buyback Program.

Collectively touting it as “one tool in the toolbox” against gun violence, a collection of Seattle mayors past and present along with King County Executive Dow Constantine, Seattle Police Deputy Chief Nick Metz, Dr. David Fleming of Public Health Seattle & King County, Renee Hopkins of the Seattle Police Foundation and Reverend Aaron Williams of …

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Get your Inaugural Ball tickets today!

In less than two weeks, we’re celebrating our victory and your hard work that made it possible at the 2013 Governor’s Inaugural Ball — and I’d love to see you there. Will you join us? Click here to purchase your ticket to the Governor’s Inaugural Ball in Olympia on Wednesday, January 16. Thousands of supporters …

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Candidate Meet & Greet reminder: Thursday 1/3/2012

The 11th LD will be hosting a candidate forum / meet and greet on Thursday, January 3rd at 7pm. We encourage our elected PCOs to attend to get to know people the people who are running for leadership spots for the 11th LD Democrats organization. This meeting is open to all members, but only elected …

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