Robert Kangas

I'm the volunteer webmaster for the 11th LD Democrats. I'm a software engineer by day, photographer by night.

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11th LD Democrats Primary Endorsements 5/19/2019

The 11th LD Democrats just made our endorsements for the primary election. We’ve endorsed the following candidates. Thanks to everyone for participating… and if you didn’t make it, please stay involved. We need everyone on board to turn the country blue again.   Federal * Representative, Congressional District 7 ** Pramila Jayapal * Representative, Congressional …

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11th LD Dems endorsements meeting (5/19/2019)

Our primary endorsements meeting is on Saturday, May 19th at 11am at Renton Carpenter’s Hall. 231 Burnett Ave N Renton WA 98057 The proposed endorsements agenda is as follows: pot-luck BBQ / social hour: 11am-12pm * endorsements: 12pm-2:30pm Endorsements order: * US House of Representatives ** CD 9 ** CD 8 ** CD 7 * …

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File for PCO (5/14-5/18/2018)

Candidate filing week this year is May 14 -18.  Currently there are 94 offices subject to election, including a U.S. senate seat, U.S. representatives, state senators and representatives, Prosecuting Attorney, and various judicial positions. We anticipate close to 300 candidates will file for these offices. Precinct Committee Officer (PCO) positions are also up for election this year, …

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For campaigns and candidates seeking our endorsement

If you’re a candidate or with a campaign that’d like the 11th LD Democrats to consider you for endorsement, please fill out this simple form:   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfG_IisnZ_Y2AjGXYWC7FObHlIAb6s4ZSSxM6zGIljAIMWpdQ/viewform?usp=sf_link   We’ll get you into our tracking system, and provided you meet our requirements, we’ll be happy to consider you for endorsements at our upcoming endorsement meeting on …

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Updated endorsement rules

Our updated endorsement rules for 2018 are now up.  You can find them here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kmZvDWrdhieyJussoKKxT1LiVEQHVUqLPakxlwjYzMk/edit?usp=sharing Our endorsement meeting is tentatively scheduled for May 19th, 2018.

Membership sign up form

The 11th LD Democrats just passed a bylaws change to eliminate fees to become a member. Please fill out the following form (all of you who live in the district need to fill this out), since we want to make sure all of you can vote on endorsements in the coming months.  You can fill …

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Newsletter sign-up

If you haven’t subscribed to our newsletter yet, you can sign up here: http://eepurl.com/dnemrH Thanks!

Robin Guevarra has passed away

It is with great sadness that we are relaying the news that Robin Guevarra has passed away.  She passed away on Monday.  Robin was a long-term member of this district. I joined up about 9 years ago and she was a very active member of the district for a long time. She, and her husband, …

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11th LD endorsements (6/20/2017)

The 11th LD Democrats issued the following endorsements on June 20th, 2017. Judges WA Appeals Court – David Mann (Dst.#1, Pos.#5) (endorsed) King County Executive – Dow Constantine (endorsed, unanimous) Sheriff  – John Urquhart (endorsed) Council Dave Upthegrove (Pos.#5) (endorsed, unanimous) Denice Carnahan (Pos.#9) (endorsed) Port Commission John Persak (Pos.#4) (endorsed) Preeti Shridhar (Pos.#4) (endorsed) …

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State Committee Report – April 2017

WSDCC April Meeting By Kate Kruller April 22, 2017   The Washington State Democratic Central Committee met in Walla Walla for the April 2017 meeting. As you may recall, this year I was reappointed to the Rules Committee.  As of the last meeting, the state committee relegated this committee with the additional duties of reviewing …

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Votebuilder questions and access

If you’re a PCO and you want to get access to votebuilder or you simply have a question, you can now email votebuilder@11thlddems.org. Thanks.

February 2017 (2/21/2017) General Membership Meeting

Our next general meeting will be on Tuesday, 2/21/2017 at Renton Carpenter’s Hall, the usual place. (231 Burnett Ave N, Renton, WA) from 7-9pm. Agenda and details can be found in our newsletter archive: Feb Newsletter: http://conta.cc/2kC3mre Supplemental: http://conta.cc/2kKIFJN

It’s 2017 membership renewal time!

Hey 11th LD Democrats…  renewals for your memberships are due by February.  Stay current on your membership and help support us!  Here are some options: We are encouraging renewing and new members to be a monthly contributor! $5 / month:  You are a member and are awesome (includes a second membership) $10 / month:  You …

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The 2017-2019 Officers of the 11th LD Democrats

Congrats to the new officers of the 11th LD Democrats! • Chair: David Fleetwood • Vice Chair: Celia Jackson • Secretary: Sue Edwards • Treasurer: Robert Howard • State committee woman: Kate Kruller • State committee man: Robert Kangas • Kcdcc male: Ricardo Polintan • Kcdcc female: Jessica Bonebright • Kcdcc male alt: Gordon Glasgow …

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Notice of election: Treasurer

On Tuesday, July 19th 2016, the 11th Legislative District Democrats will be electing a new treasurer.  We recommend Robert Howard for this spot.  He has volunteered to take over for Bill Taylor.  Robert Howard is currently one of our webmasters and we feel that he’ll do a really great job at this. Voter eligibility: Only elected …

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