Senator Barbara Boxer announced today that she has introduced the West Coast Ocean Protection Act, a bill to prohibit permanently offshore oil drilling along the Pacific Coast. Boxer writes:  President Obama has not included the West Coast in any new offshore oil and gas development plans through at least 2017, but we need permanent protection.  [...]

Members of the Lamorinda Democratic Club will be seeking to win election as delegates to the 2011 and 2012 California Democratic Party Conventions during Assembly District Election Meetings (ADEM) on Saturday, January 8. And our members need your help to win and help to represent us with the California Democratic Party. These ADEM elections are [...]

The Lamorinda Democratic Club’s first meeting of the year on Thursday, January 13, will feature our member of the California State Assembly, Nancy Skinner. Our program will examine what we can expect in California politics and public policy in 2011 now that Democrats, led by Governor Jerry Brown, control all statewide Constitutional offices. Most important, [...]