September 23 Executive Board Meeting

The agenda for our September 23 Executive Board meeting (7pm, Renton Carpenters’ Hall) will include consideration of additional KCDCC endorsements for the November General Election.

Please note that received candidate questionnaires are available here and that, as per KCDCC Bylaws 11.3 (passed in February), the only legislature, county, or local candidates who may be voted on for endorsement at this meeting are those whose questionnaires were received by Tuesday, September 16; this rule cannot be waived or suspended.

The agenda will also include consideration of two resolutions:

  1. To Confine our Party’s Guidance to Matters Political, not Religious
  2. Opposing the Seattle Housing Authority’s Plan to Raise Rents on Low-Income “Working Age” Households that Receive Vouchers or Live in Public Housing

The full meeting program is available here.

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September 21 LAC Meeting

The September LAC Meeting takes place Sunday 9/21, 2:00-4:00 at
the Kirkland Library, 308 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, 98033.

Our special guest will be Peggy Maze Johnson of Heart of America Northwest, the Hanford watchdog group.

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Citizen Koch (Documentary), Tuesday 9/30

“Behind every Tea Party, there’s a billionaire. Or Two.”

The 30th District Democrats are hosting a one-time private screening of “Citizen Koch”, a documentary by the directors of “Bowling for Columbine” and “Fahrenheit 9/11″ with Michael Moore. Q&A immediately following the film.

Tuesday, Sept. 30, 7pm-9:30
Century Theater, The Commons, Federal Way
$10/ticket (purchase online here)
For questions, call Pat (253)941-0113

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2015-16 PCO Filing Results

As of the close of business on Friday May 16, we had a total of 873 PCO candidates filing. There are 51 contests to resolve in August, and we’ll be starting the term in December with 820 elected PCOs. The breakdown by legislative district is as follows:

Candidates Precincts New People
46 119 112 27
36 115 110 17
43 99 87 21
37 81 74 18
34 80 76 9
41 68 65 11
33 47 45 2
32* 45 42 5
30* 40 37 5
11 38 37 4
48 36 35 6
45 35 35 3
5 31 31 8
47 16 16 1
1* 13 12 1
31* 4 4 0
ALL 873 820 141

Go here to see the full list of candidates/precincts.

* The 1st, 30th, 31st, 32nd, and 39th are split across county lines. Only King County precincts are included in these totals.

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2014 County Convention

The King County 2014 Democratic Convention met on Saturday, April 12 and adopted a new platform (also available in PDF and MS Word versions)

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Become a PCO

You can make a real contribution to the Democratic party by becoming a PCO.

  1. If you do not know your LD, use the Legislative District Lookup from the Washington State Legislature.
  2. Find your Precinct through the King County Voter Guide Lookup
  3. Contact your LD Chair to volunteer to become a PCO!*

*note: Your LD chair will know whether your precinct already has a PCO. If that is the case, you can “adopt” a nearby precinct.

Please use our PCO Application Form (PDF) to become an Appointed PCO in King County.

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