April 2013 archive

South King County Democrats Third Annual Dinner

Hosted by the 33rd, 300th, 47th, 34th, and 11th District Democrats “A Study in Responsible Military” Keynote by Congressman Adam Smith Join us! – Spaghetti dinner buffet – Sauce-off competition with prizes for the creator of the best spaghetti sauce. – A no-host bar featuring beer and wine – Live and silent auction – Get …

Continue reading

Bylaws update

The bylaws were changed and approved tonight.  You can view the full bylaws here: Bylaws The following was updated: Article XI: Endorsements Section 5:    Endorsements will normally be given at any time after filing closes. Early endorsements will be considered at the request of the candidate or campaign, for federal, state, and county candidates, and …

Continue reading

General Membership Meeting Reminder: April 16th, 2013

Just a reminder, our general membership meeting is on Tuesday, 4/16/2013. Show up at 6:30 and get some food.  Chef Marvin will be serving us some delicious food.  We’re suggesting a $6 donation to offset the costs. The raffle is back.  Buy some tickets, try to win a prize, leave happy. The meeting agenda is …

Continue reading

Advertising on our website / Newsletter

Hey everyone!  We are now allowing candidates, campaigns, and local businesses to advertise on our website and in our newsletter.  Would you like to advertise with us?  Details are here:  http://www.11thlddems.org/advertising-guidelines/

February General Meeting Minutes

The General Meeting Minutes from the February 2013 meeting have been posted.  You can view them here: 11th LD Democrat GM Minutes February 2013

Newsletter – April 2013

Just in case you missed the newsletter email, here’s the archive version of the April 2013 newsletter. 2013-04-April

Agenda for the 4/16/2013 General Membership Meeting

April 16th Meeting Agenda 6:30 pm                Gab n Grub time Stuffed Strawberries for dessert! 7:00 pm                Call to Order Pledge of Allegiance Approval of Agenda Approval of minutes from March 19, 2013 membership meeting Candidate time – up to two minutes per candidate 7:15                        Unfinished Business: Continued …

Continue reading

In order to vote at our Endorsements meeting

Our endorsements meeting will be on May 18th.  I’ll post the details on the calendar soon. To be able to vote in the endorsement process, you must be a dues-paying member or a PCO no later than April 18, 2013.  You must also be a resident of the legislative district.

To all candidates and campaigns seeking our endorsement

Hey all, to anybody seeking our endorsement this year: We’ve sent you electronic copies of our rules and questionnaire forms.  If you haven’t received a copy, here’s the forms: 11th Legislative District Democrats Cover Letter 11th LD Democrats 2013 Endorsement Rules and Procedures for Candidates 11th LD 2013 Candidate Questionnaire Final Also, we are allowing …

Continue reading

9th CD Organizing Meeting (April 14th, 2013)

Date: Sunday, April 14th, 2013 Time: 1:30-3:00 Location: Auburn Public Library 1102 Auburn Way South Auburn, 98002 click here for map Ok, third times a charm. The 9th CD activists meeting will be this weekend at the Auburn Public Library. This is a new venue so please forward this to anyone who has received information …

Continue reading

E-board Meeting (4/4/2013) Agenda

The 11th LD Dems E-Board will meet Thursday, April 4 at 7 pm at Georgetown Old City Hall – 6202 13th Avenue S, Seattle. AGENDA 7:10                        Proposed Bylaw Changes 7:20                        Endorsements •             Date/Time/Location •             Voting Rules/Procedures •             Update from Committee 8:00                        Credentials – check-in on the new nametag system 8:15                        New location for general …

Continue reading

Immigration Week of Action event

While members of Congress are home in their districts this week, they’re meeting with constituents and getting a sense of how folks are feeling about the issues. That makes this a critical week for moving comprehensive immigration reform forward. Come out to the Week of Action event on immigration this Sunday in Seattle and help …

Continue reading

How to submit questions for the South Seattle Mayor’s Forum (4/29/2013)

For the South Seattle Mayor’s Forum on 4/29/2013, questions can be submitted electronically.  Forum details are here:  http://www.11thlddems.org/2013/03/super-south-seattle-mayors-forum/ A committee of planners from the 11th LD, 34th LD, and 37th LD will select questions to be asked during the forum.  Please submit questions here: http://37dems.org/index.php?page=display&id=128