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We Endorse YES on Measure AA for a Clean & Healthy Bay

We endorse Measure AA, Bay wetlands: People for a Clean and Healthy Bay are fighting to protect the San Francisco Bay from sea-level rise, severe storms, and pollution. Jeff Cardenas outlined Measure AA, which would restore 30,000 acres of Bay Area wetlands and wildlife habitat, reduce trash and toxins, and increase shoreline and public access. …

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DFA Link Meeting

  Our April 11 LINK MEETING  will feature as speaker Derecka Mehrens, Executive Director of Working Partnerships (www.wpusa.org).  Meeting is at Alice’s home at 4284 Los Palos Circle, Palo Alto.  Come at 6:30 for refreshments (bring something to share if you can) and conversation, program starts at 7:00. Working Partnerships USA is a community organization that drives the movement for …

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Wildflower Walk

DEAN CLUB WILDFLOWER WALK WILDFLOWER WALK SUNDAY MARCH 20 Delight in and learn a bit about our beautiful native spring wildflowers (and more!) at a local wildflower preserve on a walk led by experienced docents 11:00 am sharp, sign up below for address.  We’ll leave for the preserve promptly at 11:15 am Easy walking; duration …

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March 8 Gross Receipts Tax San Jose City Council Meeting

We endorsed this effort, now they need our help. Can the Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley folks be at City Council on March 8th to support this campaign? On March 8th, probably at 2:30 pm or 3 pm (it starts at 1:30 pm and there are many items before ours), the City Council will discuss …

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February 22, 2016 Endorsement Meeting

The February 22, 2016 Dean Club working meeting will be an endorsement meeting. The Endorsement Committee will make recommendations regarding US President and US Senate races in CA, IL, NV, NH, and WI.  Everyone is invited to attend.  Members in good standing for not less than three months are eligible to vote.  A two thirds majority of members …

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DFA Dinner!

DFA Dinner at the CDP Convention in San Jose If you’re anywhere near the California CDP Convention next Friday, please join old and new friends at a dinner that has become a happy tradition. Make your reservations ASAP on ActBlue — space is limited. We’ll be closing the reservations on Thursday, February 25 at 2:00 …

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Fund Raiser for Mike Honda

  JOIN JIM DEAN, CHAIR OF DEMOCRACY FOR AMERICA, AT A FUNDRAISER FOR CONGRESSMAN MIKE HONDA ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH AT 5:30 PM. Mike’s progressive values and his voting record in Congress make a difference. Mike’s seniority on the Appropriations Committee means that if the country comes to its senses and we regain Congress, Mike …

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Endorsements

The Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley voted September 26, 2016 to make the following endorsements in the November 8, 2016 General Election: City Councils Cupertino David Fung Rod Sinks Mountain View Margaret Abe-Koga Thida Cornes Lucas Ramirez Palo Alto Adrian Fine Liz Kniss Don McDougall Santa Clara 4 Patricia Mahan School District Foothill-De Anza CCD Patrick Ahrens …

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Water in the Platform

The 2016 draft state party platform was posted today at http://www.cadem.org/our-party/standing-committees/body/2016-CADEM-DRAFT-PLATFORM.pdf. It contains the following text: Water • Implement a comprehensive science-based water plan that includes managing each watershed (including groundwater) as a unified whole and upgrading the Delta levee system; • Fully protect all water sources from contamination and guarantee sufficient water for the …

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January 25, 2016 Endorsement Meeting

The January 25, 2016 Dean Club working meeting will be an endorsement meeting.  The Endorsement Committee will make recommendations for US Representatives, CA State Senators, and Santa Clara County Supervisors.  Everyone is invited to attend.  Members in good standing for not less than three months are eligible to vote.  A two thirds majority of members …

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