Across the country people are holding rallies to convince Congress to defund Planned Parenthood. We don't want to defund--we want to DEFEND!
Come demand that the Bellingham City Council divest $70 million from US Bank! Let's follow the example set by the Seattle City Council in the divestment of $3 billion from Wells Fargo. This is a follow up to our protest at US Bank on Saturday, 2/4.
On Saturday, January 7, the Whatcom Democrats' PCOs (Precinct Committee Officers) met for the special, biennial "reorganization" meeting. The officers were elected as follows:
Chair: Barbara Lewis
1st Vice Chair: Abe Jacobson
2nd Vice Chair: Andrew Reding
Treasurer: Peggy Borgens
Secretary: Charis Snyder-Gilbert
State Committeeman: Richard May
State Committeewoman: Tatum Kenn
Thanks to the 91 PCOs who took part.
Buses to Seattle SOLD OUT! Buses will load at 7:30 Am at the old Costco parking lot.
The meeting will take place regardless of weather, unless the library is closed.
DATE: Saturday, January 7th, 2017
MEETING PLACE: Bellingham Public Library Lecture Room, Downtown Branch
TIME: Meeting will start promptly at 10 a.m., so arriving by 9:30 is encouraged.
First meeting scheduled for Dec 17th at 4:00pm, at the WECU Education Center, 511 E Holly. Join a group for discussion and action on issues of concern such as:
As the Chair of the Whatcom County Democrats, I write this with great sadness and dismay. Yes, we won victories in Washington State, but I still care about people in other states that have been marginalized by our Federal Election and their own State Elections as well. This has been the first election since the Voting Rights Act was weakened and the Citizens United decision that Voting Rights weren't protected. Do we know what the outcome might have been if everyone was allowed to vote? Republicans have systematically chipped away at access to voting, suppr
Drop-box locations for your ballot are listed at http://www.co.whatcom.wa.us/1863/Ballot-Drop-Box-Locations
Help make our State's elections clean: http://www.yes1464.org/bellingham_gotv
Join us for one final Yes on I-1464 push. We'll be knocking on doors throughout Bellingham November 5 to make sure everyone remembers to vote Yes and return their ballots on time. Please RSVP to join us!