June 2013 archive

Mayoral movies at Northwest Film Forum

I’m reaching out to the 11th District Democrats in connection with upcoming films at Northwest Film Forum, which we think may be of interest to your colleagues and networks. Next week we open our Mayoral Movies film series, which presents films selected by current candidates for Seattle mayor. The candidates have chosen these films to …

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March with Pride – Sunday, June 30

FROM KCDCC: Dear Fellow Colleagues at 11th LD Democrats, One of the highlights of Seattle’s summer celebrations is the Pride Parade. This year it will be held on Sunday, June 30, 2013, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. We, King County Democrats, are proud to help sponsor and promote the LGBT community with our participation …

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Walk with Dave Upthegrove in Burien 4th of July Day Parade

Walk with Dave – hold signs and throw candy. It is fun and easy and kid-friendly.  And a great way to show your support! What: Annual Burien Independence Day Parade When: Thursday, July 4th Time: 3:00 pm Where: Look for the Yellow Volkswagen Beetle at 8th Ave SW and SW 151st Street in Burien RSVP …

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Newsletter – June 2013

I know it’s a little late, but here’s the archive of the June 2013 newsletter.  Sorry, I was on vacation. 2013-06-June

Endorsements – Primary 2013 (Updated 6/18/2013)

Our downloadable, printable list is located here: 11th LD 2013 Endorsements 06182013 11th Legislative District Democrats – Endorsements 2013 (updated 6/18/2013) City of Seattle Mayor: Bruce Harrell (http://www.electbruceharrell.com) Mayor: Peter Steinbrueck (https://www.peterforseattle.com) Council Position 2: Richard Conlin (http://www.seattle.gov/council/conlin) Council Position 4: Sally Bagshaw (http://sallybagshaw.com) Council Position 6: Nick Licata (http://www.nicklicata.org) Council Position 8: Mike O’Brien (http://www.obrienforseattle.com) …

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Tuesday, June 18 Agenda

6:30 pm Doors Open — Renton Carpenter’s Hall 7:00 pm Call to Order Pledge of Allegiance Approval of Agenda Approval of minutes from April membership meeting 7:15 Endorsements – Intro and Rules Seattle City Council Position 8 – Mike O’Brien and Albert Shen King County Sheriff – John Urquhart Port of Seattle Position 1 – …

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Monday, June 18 – 11th LD Meeting

Join us for our June meeting. 7 pm at the Carpenters Hall in Renton. Agenda includes endorsements of candidates and a visit from or state reps (providing they can escape from Olypmia). See you there.

Advertising space on the 11th LD Website

Yes, your campaign or business can purchase advertising space on the 11th LD’s Website.  Our rates are pretty reasonable and we offer exposure to plenty of viewers every month.  A simple ad buy will get you an advertisement on the website and our newsletter for a month. Recently, Peter Steinbrueck’s campaign for Mayor of Seattle …

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Neighbors Aim To Improve Broadband in Underserved Neighborhoods

I don’t often get on my soapbox and use my position as webmaster to advocate for tech issues, but this is one you should be concerned about.  Seattle has a pretty terrible broadband internet issue that other major cities seem to lack.  The city is divided up into various franchise areas where the cable companies …

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E-board meeting: June 4th, 2013

The elected board meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 4th 2013 from 7pm-9pm in the Georgetown City Hall Building. 6202 13th Ave., Seattle WA

The Alarming Truths About GMO

Since I’m sure we’ll be discussing initiative I-522 soon: More info here:  http://www.nationofchange.org/front-groups-exposed-50-industry-groups-form-new-alliance-manipulate-public-opinion-about-junk-food- Here’s info about the initiative to label GMO foods:  http://www.labelitwa.org/