Category: State

DFA Link meeting with Melinda Jackson and Otto Lee

Once all the hard work is done (for this cycle, at least!) and the votes are counted, let’s get together and go over the results. It will be our last meeting at the DVC. On hand, we’ll have two experts speaking: Melinda Jackson, Chair of the SJSU Dept of Political Science. Dr. Jackson’s interests center …

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DFA Link action meeting

The Dean Club has been working on Congressional campaigns for 8 election cycles (since 2004), canvassing, phoning, and raising money. Let’s continue our record of activism on October 8 at: Democratic Volunteer Center 960 San Antonio Rd #100, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Come make phone calls, write postcards, or text voters in key swing districts (e.g., …

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DFA Link meeting with Marc Berman

The DFA Link meeting on September 10, 2018, will feature a presentation by State Assembly Member Marc Berman. Members and guests gather for potluck at 6:30 PM, and the program begins at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be at: Democratic Volunteer Center 960 San Antonio Rd #100, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Learn more about Marc Berman at: https://a24.asmdc.org  

DFA Link meeting – ballot initiative review

The DFA Link meeting on August 13, 2018, will feature a presentation of California State ballot initiatives by members of the Club.  A straw poll will be held, which will become an endorsement recommendation to the August 27, 2018 business meeting. Members and guests gather for potluck at 6:30 PM, and the program begins at 7:00 …

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DFA Link meeting with Steve Chessin of Californians for Electoral Reform

The DFA Link meeting on July 9, 2018, will feature a presentation by Steve Chessin of Californians for Electoral Reform. Proportional Representation: What is it, why do we need it, what does the rest of the world know that we don’t? Steve Chessin, President of Californians for Electoral Reform, will discuss methods for choosing representatives that …

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DFA Link meeting with R L Miller of Climate Hawks

The DFA Link meeting on June 11, 2018, will feature a presentation by R L Miller of Climate Hawks. Members and guests gather for potluck at 6:30 PM, and the program begins at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be at: Democratic Volunteer Center 960 San Antonio Rd #100, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Learn more about R L …

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Delaine Eastin, candidate for Governor

The Dean Club will be hosting special event featuring Delaine Eastin, candidate for Governor, Tue, Jan 16th, 6:30pm potluck & 7:00pm start Mitchell Community Center (Matedero room) 3700 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303 Learn more about Delaine Eastin at: http://www.delaineforgovernor.com

April 24, 2017 Endorsement Meeting

The April 24, 2017 Dean Club working meeting will be an endorsement meeting. The Endorsement Committee will make recommendations regarding 2018 US Congressional races in California and Chair of the California Democratic Party.  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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Paul Song at SMC DFA

San Mateo County Democracy for America & Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley Proudly Present Dr. Paul Song – Co-Chair, Campaign for a Healthy California “The Time is Now: Medicare for All” A physician, progressive activist and member of the executive board of Physicians for a National Health Program – CA, Dr. Song will demystify …

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Activist Summit hosted by Anna Eshoo

On Sunday, March 5, 2017, at 2:00 PM, the Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley will be participating in an Activist Summit hosted by Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo. “In response to the overwhelming desire of many people in her district to oppose the president’s policies and to reverse course in the 2018 elections, Congresswoman Eshoo is …

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