The South King County Democrats Fifth Annual Spaghetti Dinner is Saturday, May 16, at the IAM Hall, 9125 - 15th Place S. in Seattle. This is a fun event which includes a buffet, sauce-off competition with prizes, no-host bar featuring beer and wine, silent auction and meet/greet for Democratic candidates. Tickets are $25.00 advance $35.00 at the door.
At our April 8th Candidates' Forum, the 34th District Dems held a straw poll for the Seattle City Council District 1 race. In the secret-ballot straw poll, Shannon Braddock
One year from now the 34th District Dems will be holding its 2016 precinct caucuses to begin the process of selecting delegates to the Democratic National Convention*. When I decided to run for a second term as Chair, I thought the 2016 Presidential election cycle would be the most exciting part of it. After all, electing a woman to the White House would be historic. But this year turned that expectation upside down with the thrilling race for Seattle City Council Position 1. Barring something unforeseen – It’s Hillary 24/7, definitely historic (no matter how you feel) - but with the co
The Seattle City Council District 1 represents West Seattle and part of South Park. Ten people have announced that they are running for the position (see list here). How will voters decide which to choose? The 34th District Democrats host a candidates' forum at our regular meeting on April 8. All candidates who are declared as Democrats can participate.
The Washington State Democratic Central Committee has a draft delegate selection and affirmative action plan posted on their website. This plan is important to 34th District Dems because it will determine how votes and delegates for the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee are allocated and will be used for the selection of delegates and alternates to the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. You can view it online here.