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We invite you to join us for the 

Springfest Luncheon Fundraiser

Saturday, April 14, 2018
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hillsboro Community Senior Center
750 SE 8th St, Hillsboro

Purchase tickets at
https://wcd.partysupporters.com/springfest2018

 

To purchase full, half and quarter-page ads or table for four or eight,
Contact Linda Erickson at 503-421-3117

 

 

First Vice Chair Replacement Election

Our First Vice Chair, Matt Koehler, has unfortunately had to resign. We will be holding an election to find a replacement at the February 28 Central Committee Meeting

If you wish to run for this position, please send an email of interest to Patrick Maguire, Secretary at secretary [at] washcodems.org.  At the February 28, 2018 Central Committee Meeting, additional nominations may be taken from the floor and an election will ensue to elect a new First Vice Chair. Prospective candidates may request a Precinct Committee Person List for campaign purposes from the office.

Announced Candidates:
- Will Hobbs
- Jeremy Likens
- Gabe Mendez

 

 

February Central Committee Meeting

PCC Willowcreek
241 SW Edgeway Dr, Beaverton, OR 97006
Social/Sign-In Time: 6:30-7:00PM 
Meeting Time: 7:00-9:00PM

Meet Democratic Officials and Candidates!
Become a Precinct Committee Person! Vote on Resolutions!
Hear Committee Reports! Sign up to Volunteer! Join a Committee!

There will be an election for First Vice Chair at this meeting.

WCD CC meetings are run according to Robert's Rules of Order.

 

 

Interested in Being a Delegate at the DPO Platform Convention?

Members at our January CC meeting voted to approve 62 Washington County Democrats as our  Delegates to the Democratic Party of Oregon's State Platform Convention. However, our Washington County Democrats have been granted 131 delegate slots and 65 alternate slots. Our chair, Louise Currin, has nominated interim Delegation Chair, Jo Six, to appoint delegates to the outstanding vacant delegation seats.

Please sign up at this link if you are interested in being appointed to one of the vacant slots.​

​The sign-up sheet will remain open until midnight on Sunday, March 11.

 

 

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Running for political office is not easy. It takes commitment, time and resources to do it right, and the Oregon Labor Candidate School is here to support union members who are ready to run and win. Serving in elected office means your voice and skills will help build an Oregon where working people have a fair shot at prosperity. 2018 is the year to prepare yourself to be that voice.

Applications are now being accepted for our spring course starting in March in Eugene. In Portland, monthly evening workshops, covering an exciting range of campaign topics, are starting in February, and are open to members and workers' allies. Find out about these opportunities and more at www.oregonlaborcandidateschool.org.

 

Looking for House District Leaders

Want to help grow the Democratic Party in your community?
 Like meeting new people and making new friends?
Is Team Work important to you?
Interested in Washington County's Neighborhood Leader Program?

If Neighborhood Organizing sounds like something you would like to learn more about, you can sign up to be a House District Leader (HDL) with the Washington County Democrats! Every House District can have up to Four district leaders. The only requirements are that you be a Precinct Committee Person! Apply, and Chair Louise Currin will review your application for appointment. APPLY HERE to read the application and essential duties of an HDL. For more questions, email Carl Fisher, Field Director: field [at] washcodems.org