The Lamorinda Democratic Club during its January 30 meeting voted to endorse Cheryl Cook-Kallio in her campaign for our 16th Assembly District seat currently held by a Republican. Cheryl Cook-Kallio has dedicated her life to public service and volunteerism. A celebrated public school teacher, respected Pleasanton City Councilmember, and tireless community activist, Cheryl has fought [...]

At the May 14 meeting, the Lamorinda Democratic Club approved new By-Laws.  This enables the club to endorse one Democrat over another Democrat in a top two candidate run-off.   With the new By-Laws in effect, the club members then endorsed Susan Bonilla by unanimous vote. The Club also reelected the current slate of officers:  Katie [...]

At our March 13 club meeting, the membership voted to endorse the Acalanes Union High School District Measure A and Lafayette School District Measure B for the May 6 mail ballot election as well as Mark DeSaulnier as the Democratic candidate in the June 2 primary for Congressional District 11. Mark is running to replace [...]

Congratulations to Our 2013-14 Officers

May 14, 2013 | Comments Off

At the Lamorinda Democratic Club's May 10 meeting, the following members were elected as our officers for the 2013-14 year: President: Katie Ricklefs Vice President: John Hall Secretary: Marie McDonald Treasurer: Carol Nacon Congratulations to our officers! Please contact any member of the Board of Directors if you would like to volunteer to help our [...]

The Lamorinda Democratic Club's dues-paying members will have the opportunity to vote on three endorsement recommendations made by the Board of Directors during the club's business meeting on Thursday, May 10. The business meeting will begin no earlier than 7:15 p.m. and no later than 7:30 p.m. The Board of Directors has voted to accept [...]

Lamorinda Democratic Club Endorsement Process

February 21, 2012 | Comments Off

The Lamorinda Democratic Club invites Democrats running for office in our area to apply for the Club's endorsement. (Per Section 8.1 of our club's by-laws, we only endorse persons who are registered Democrats). The first step in our endorsement process requires a candidate to complete our questionnaire (click here to download it in pdf format). [...]

After hearing a presentation during the November 10 Lamorinda Democratic Club business meeting about AB 1148, the California DISCLOSE Act, club members in attendance voted unanimously for the club to endorse the measure. This was consistent with the club's long-time support for Clean Money elections and campaign finance reform. As the California Clean Money campaign [...]

The membership of the Lamorinda Democratic Club voted at its March 10 meeting to endorse Measure B, a mail-only May 3 ballot for a parcel tax to support the Lafayette School District. The club heard details about the budget situation and Measure B from Lafayette School District Superintendent Fred Brill and Yes on B Campaign [...]

Club Endorsement Votes

September 18, 2010 | Comments Off

At its September 16 meeting, the members of the Lamorinda Democratic Club voted to endorse the following candidates and positions on statewide propositions. The candidates join the list of previously endorsed candidates. The LDC’s endorsement process begins with deliberations by our club’s Candidates and Issues Committees. Those committees then make recommendations to the club’s Board [...]

The Lamorinda Democratic Club’s Board of Directors has unanimously approved the Candidates’ Committee recommendations that the club formally endorse these candidates for local office. The club will vote on these recommendations at the September 16 meeting. State Gavin Newsom, California Lt. Governor Kamala Harris, California Attorney General Susan Bonilla, Assembly 11th District Dave Jones, State Insurance Commissioner Contra [...]

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