The 2012 Election: First Impressions will be the subject of the Lamorinda Democratic Club's meeting on Thursday, November 8. The featured speaker will be Ethan Rarick, director of the Robert T. Matsui Center for Politics and Public Service at the Institute of Governmental Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Rarick, one of the state's [...]

Election Night Victory Party in Walnut Creek

October 25, 2012 | Comments Off

The Central Contra Costa United Democratic Campaign is hosting a celebration on election night, November 6, from 6-11 p.m. at the Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery, and Restaurant, 1410 Locust Street, Walnut Creek. Come early, have dinner, and stay until the last Democrat is elected. Multiple screens will display the election results from several national and local [...]

LDC’s 2012 General Election Endorsements

October 14, 2012 | Comments Off

Following the club's endorsement process, the Lamorinda Democratic Club's membership has voted on the following endorsements for the 2012 general election: Prop 30 Temporary Taxes to Fund Education & Public Safety: Yes Prop 31 Budget Reforms: No Prop 32 Limits Union Political Contributions: No Prop 33 Auto Insurance Price Based on Driver History: No Prop [...]

Please join State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson on October 14 in Martinez for his 16th Annual BBQ and Chili Cook-Off! This family-friendly event is one of my favorites each year! This event will feature a Healthy Chili Cook-off between local high school culinary arts programs. Help us demonstrate how making healthy choices can [...]

Countdown to Election Day: Hear from Local Candidates and Measures The Lamorinda Democratic Club's Thursday, October 11, meeting will feature presentations from local candidates up for endorsement by the club, local measures appearing on ballots in our area, and key propositions on the statewide November 6 ballot. Join us to help kickoff the final weeks [...]