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Endorsements meeting reminder: Tuesday, June 16th 2015

A reminder: Our primary endorsements meeting will be on Tuesday, June 16th at Renton Carpenter’s Hall at 7pm.  (231 Burnett Ave N) Important things to note: Are you eligible to vote?  You must be an active member (with a 2015 paid membership as of our May meeting).  Or… you must be an elected or appointed PCO. …

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11th LD Pre-Primary PCO Training

CALLING ALL PCO’s to attend the 11th District Dem’s Pre-Primary Voter Engagement Training scheduled Saturday, July 18th, 9:30-12:00 p.m. at the Renton Carpenters Hall. Featuring guest speaker Erin Cheuvront, former Statewide FIeld Director of the SDCC, and others! Coffee and Lunch provided by 11th District Dems. Please RSVP to Toshiko at toshikograce@gmail.com by Saturday, July …

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Seattle City Council Candidates Forum: Districts 2 & 3 + At-Large Positions 8 & 9

http://fanwa.org/calendar/seattle-city-council-candidates-forum-districts-2-3-at-large-positions-8-9/

South King County Democrats Spaghetti Dinner

Just a reminder, the South King County Democrats Spaghetti Dinner is this Saturday at the IAM Hall in South Park. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/827439240678855/ Iam District Lodge 751 9121 15th Pl S, Seattle, Washington 98108 5pm

4/21/2015 General Meeting – Proposed Agenda

PART 1 – Starting Activities 1. Flag Salute 2. Approval of Agenda 3. Approval of Minutes from last meeting (where available) 4. Chair’s Report a.  Endorsement Meeting – Tuesday, June 16, 2015   PART 2 – Community Updates 1. Community Updates – US Congressman Adam Smith’s Office. 2. Community Updates – Other local elected officials …

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Proposed 11th LD Endorsement Rules for 2015

We will be considering our endorsement rules for 2015 at the 3/17/2015 meeting.  Please review the rules before voting on them at the meeting: Rules: 11th Endorsement Rules – Draft 03-10-2015

January / February 2015 Meeting Minutes

Here are the draft minutes for our January & February meetings.  We will vote to approve these at the general membership meeting on 3/17/2015. January: 01-20-2015 minutes February: 02-17-2015 minutes

Please renew your memberships!

It’s that time of year again.  Please renew your memberships. You can be super-awesome and pay a monthly donation of at least $5 a month, or the regular rates are as posted: Household Membership (2 individuals at same address):  $27.00 Individual Membership (1 individual):  $15.00 Student or Senior (1 individual):  $10.00 Low-Income, Permanently Disabled (1 …

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Social Security – Why It’s Not Broke and How We Can Expand It – A free public forum

7pm, Monday, February 23rd Joe Crump Hall, UFCW 21 5030 1st Avenue South, #200 Seattle, WA 98134   Here’s the event flyer: altman kingson event flyer

State Committee Report – January 2015

I gave a presentation to the 11th membership about the Washington State Democrats Central Committee Meeting for January 2015.  Here’s the presentation: https://www.dropbox.com/s/siyv0ptdyo261em/State%20Committee%20Report%20-%202016-02%20-%20Robert%20Kangas.pptx?dl=0

From Governor Jay Inslee

11th LD Reorganization Results

The 11th LD Democrats has their reorganization meeting tonight. Here are the new officers: Chair: Rick Polintan Vice Chair: Marvin Rosete Secretary: Jim Flynn Treasurer: Bill Taylor KCDCC Male: David Fleetwood KCDCC Female: Jenny Becker KCDCC Male Alt: Bill Taylor KCDCC Female Alt: Emily Willoughby State Committeeman: Robert Kangas State Committeewoman: Kate Kruller

KCDCC & 11th LD Reorganization Meetings

Dear Precinct Committee Officer: Congratulations on your election as a Democratic Precinct Committee Officer (PCO) for the 2015-2016 term and thank you for signing on to the most important position in the Democratic Party. Two of your first opportunities will be to elect the leadership of the King County Democratic Central Committee (KCDCC) and of …

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October 2014 Endorsements

The 11th LD Democrats have endorsed the following measures at our October 21, 2014 meeting: I-594: Expanding Background Checks for Gun Purchases: http://wagunresponsibility.org/  Seattle Proposition 1: Transit Funding http://www.yesforseattletransit.org/

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