Category: State

DFA Link meeting – Kimberly Ellis, candidate for CDP Chair

On February 13, 2017, our guest speaker will be Executive Director of Emerge California and candidate for California Democratic Party Chair Kimberly Ellis. Alice Smith has kindly offered to host us at her home, 4284 Los Palos Circle, Palo Alto 94306. Please bring a dish to share! Dinner at 6:30pm. Program begins at 7pm.

Michael Eggman at DVC

Please join the Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley, Democratic Volunteer Center, Peninsula Young Democrats, Santa Clara County Democratic Club, and Sunnyvale Democratic Club for an Event in Support of Michael Eggman, Candidate for California’s 10th Congressional District. Sunday, September 25th 1:00 – 3:00 PM Democratic Volunteer Center 1970 West El Camino Real Mountain View, …

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Ballot Measure straw poll results

The Dean Democratic Club voted August 22, 2016 to make ballot measure endorsements in the June 7, 2016 California Primary in accordance with the results of the August 8, 2016 straw poll. It’s that time, again! Statewide ballot measures have qualified for the November ballot, and the Dean Club is here to help you sort them all out. …

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Clean Money Grassroots Summit in Palo Alto

Join the Clean Money Grassroots Summit on May 7 — Make history by passing the most powerful anti-Dark Money bill in the nation! Earlier this year, Clean Money activists like you and our allies helped AB 700, the California DISCLOSE Act, achieve a landmark bipartisan 60-15 victory in the Assembly, with a record 9 Republicans joining …

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California DISCLOSE Act Booth at Garden Show

Hello Clean Money Supporters, Now that we’ve had a stunning victory in the Assembly, we’re busy gathering as many signatures as possible for the California DISCLOSE Act, AB 700, before it comes up for its first hearing in the Senate. We have a great opportunity to do that at the upcoming Garden Show by sharing …

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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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Voters’ Right to Know Kickoff

  KICKOFF FOR VOTERS RIGHT TO KNOW ACT Feb 20. 3-5 pm. Learn more about passing AB700 and circulating petitions to get VRTK on the November ballot. All hands on deck! RSVP for Voters Right to Know Act kickoff

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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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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