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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Progressive Voter’s Guide

Looking for more information on the items / candidates on the ballot?  Here’s a great resource that shows what’s on the ballot for the 11th LD: http://washington.progressivevotersguide.com/washington/2014/general/ld/11th

October General Meeting

Hey all, our October general membership meeting is upon us.  Here are the major items: Presentation by Cheryl Stumbo on gun control / I-594. Cheryl Stumbo, survivor of the 2006 Jewish Federation shooting in Seattle. Endorsement votes I-594 Seattle Transportation Prop 1 Omaha Sternberg – candidate for KCDCC Chair   The meeting is on Tuesday, …

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General Meeting- 9/16/2014 – Endorsements

General Membership meeting: 9/16/2014 at 7pm Location: 231 Burnett Ave N, Renton WA   Dear 11th LD, On Tuesday, we are entertaining the endorsement of City of Seattle ballot measure Proposition 1 Numbers 1A and 1B – regarding Pre-K instruction/programs. In this post, you’ll find information from King County elections (below) and from each campaign …

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Patty Murray Event

Wednesday, August 20 5:30 to 7:00 pm At The Home of Zan Brookshire & Bert Green 250 39th Ave. E Seattle, WA RSVP online at: www.PattyMurray.com/August20 $1000 Co-host, $500 Sponsor, $250 Friend, $150 Guest Contact: Seamus McKeon (206) 328-2969 | seamus@newmanpartners.com

11th LD Dems Endorsements – Primary 2014

11th LD Dems Endorsements – Primary 2014 State Rep 11th LD Zack Hudgins Steve Bergquist State Rep 30th LD Shari Song State Rep 37th LD Sharon Tamiko Santos US Congress Congressional District 7: Jim McDermott Congressional District 8: Jason Richie Congressional District 9: Adam Smith Judges Supreme Court Mary Yu Mary Fairhurst Debra Stephens King …

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11th LD Summer Social!

11th’s summer social event – Bowling and Banter!  Don’t want to bowl?  That’s ok.  Bring your favorite topics and hash ’em out with your fellow Dems.  Light refreshments provided.  7:00 pm, Tuesday, July 15th, 2014. 100 Andover Park West, Tukwila, WA 98188  

Washington Democrats Platform

This past weekend, a bunch of us delegates and state committee people debated and voted on the state party’s platform.  It has been posted.  You can view the WA Democrats platform here: http://www.wa-democrats.org/issues

Endorsement Rules – Primary 2014

At our May membership meeting, the 11th LD Democrats approved their endorsement rules for the Primary election.  These are the rules we will use at our next meeting, this Tuesday, June 17th. http://www.11thlddems.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/11th-Endorsement-Rules-Primary-2014.pdf

General Meeting – 6/17/2014

June General Meeting – June 17, 2014 Carpenter’s Hall (231 Burnett Ave N), Renton 6:00 pm – Doors open for discussions with candidates. 11th LD and judicial Candidates have been invited to attend. The King County Democratic Central Committee endorsed candidates are listed here:http://www.kcdems.org/endorsements/. That web site additionally has links to questions asked of each candidate. We …

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General Meeting / Endorsements – 5/20/2014

We will be considering endorsements for the 11th LD State Representative positions at our meeting on Tuesday, May 20.  We will be endorsing for the other races / measures at our June general meeting.  The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at the Carpenters Hall in Renton (231 Burnett Ave N, Renton WA). The proposed draft of …

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South King County Democrats Dinner

South King County Democrats – Fourth Annual Spaghetti Dinner Hosted by the 33rd, 30th, 47th, 34th, and 11th District Democrats DETAILS Saturday, May 17, 2014 doors open at 5:00 pm dinner starts at 5:30 pm $25 pre-sale, $30 at the door LOCATION IAM Hall 9125 15th Pl S Seattle, 98108 Purchase your tickets online now! The …

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11th LD Endorsements

Our endorsement meeting will be on Tuesday, June 17th at Renton Carpenter’s Hall.  231 Burnett Ave N, Renton.  Doors will open at 630. Meeting start at 7. For candidates & campaigns: KCDCC completed questionnaire required to be considered.

Adam Smith Campaign Kickoff

Sorry about the late notice, but Adam Smith’s campaign kickoff is tonight:

Voter Registration Language Resolution

We will be considering a resolution at our March 18th meeting concerning voter registration language.  Please read it and be prepared to vote: Voter Registration Language Resolution

11th LD Caucus

We have set the location and time for the 11th LD Caucus: Golden Indian Curry House 20938 108th Ave SE, Kent, Washington 98031 Saturday, April 12th. 8:00am – Registration / doors open 8:30am – Caucus begins 9:30am – Caucus ends