The Lamorinda Democratic Club's Thursday, June 14, meeting will feature a review and discussion about the June California primary elections with Contra Costa Times Political Editor Lisa Vorderbrueggen. Contra Costa and California voters will be going to the polls in June for elections to local offices and determine which candidates will make the June runoff [...]

The San Ramon Valley Democratic Club's Thursday, May 24, meeting features presentations by former Obama Administration Official Ro Khanna and a local speaker Steve Phillips, the chair and founder of PAC+. The meeting will take place at the Crow Canyon Country Club, 711 Silver Lake Drive, in Danville. Social time at 6:15 p.m., dinner at [...]

The Diablo Valley Democratic Club's Wednesday, May 23 meeting (note the special night) will feature the Brady Campaign to End Gun Violence's Karen Arntzen discussing "Ending Gun Violence: Where Are We At?" Arntzen will discuss what we've learned from Virginia Tech, Tucson, Oikos, and all-too-common but less publicized gun violence in the Bay Area. What [...]

The Lamorinda Democratic Club's dues-paying members will elect officers for the 2012-13 year at its May 10 meeting. In accordance with our club's by-laws, the club board's nominations committee announced the following slate of officers for the membership's consideration: President: Craig Cheslog Vice President: Katie Ricklefs Secretary: Marie McDonald Treasurer: Carole Nacon Cheslog, McDonald, and [...]

The Tri-Valley Democratic Club's Monday, May 21 meeting will feature Dr. Joel Parrott, the President and CEO of the Oakland Zoo. Dr. Parrott will speak about the zoo, community outreach to the community, and plans for the future. The Tri-Valley Democrats meet at the IBEW Hall, 6250 Village Parkway, in Dublin at 7 p.m. For [...]

Please join Bill Dodd, Federal Glover, Scott Haggerty, Jim Spering, Amy Worth and co-hosts Gray-Bowen and Bruce and Trudy Presser at an event to support LDC-Endorsed County Supervisor Candidate Tomi Van de Brooke in Walnut Creek on Thursday, May 10, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. You may RSVP to Vicki Justman at vjustmann@hotmail.com. Individual tickets are $250 [...]

Please join Senator Mark DeSaulnier, Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, and David & Cecily Barclay at an event to support LDC-Endorsed County Supervisor Candidate Tomi Van de Brooke in Alamo on Wednesday, May 9, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. You may RSVP to tomi@tomivdb.com. Individual tickets are $250 with sponsorships available up to a maximum of $1,675. For more [...]

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 members are encouraged to come out and support LDC-endorsed County Supervisor Candidate Tomi Van de Brooke at a debate hosted by the Orinda Association on Monday, May 7. Come hear and ask what the candidates for our new supervisorial district have to say about smart growth, care of our environment, health care [...]

The Lamorinda Democratic Club's monthly meeting on Thursday, May 10 will feature a discussion about "Move Our Message: How to Get America's Ear" with Susan Strong. SUSAN C. STRONG, Ph.D., founded the Metaphor Project in 1997, to assist progressives and liberals in mainstreaming their messages by framing them as part of the ideal American story. She [...]