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Welcome to the website of the Whatcom County Democratic Party.   Our goal is to keep you Informed, Interested and Involved in our Local Political Activities.   

The Whatcom Democrats Operate all year around, supporting Democrats at all levels, with an office at 215 W. Holly Street, in Downtown Bellingham.  We have Monthly Meetings at the Bellingham Public Library, generally on the third Thursday of every month, at 7:00 PM.

Please Check Our Monthly Calendar To Stay Updated On All Our Events. Click On "Calendar" At The Top Left Side To Get An Expanded Monthly View.

 

Fleetwood Announces for State Senate

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:19

Jobs, Freedom, Environment his top priorities

 
BELLINGHAM – Seth Fleetwood, former County Council member and small business owner, today announced that he is running for State Senate in the 42nd District.
 

Outreach News

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:17

by Daydre Phillips

Farmworkers March
 

WAmend - Initiative I-1329

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:15

Some of our Outreach members are gathering signatures for the WAmend petition so we can have the I-1329 Initiative on the ballot this year. This will help to get money out of politics. If you are interested in helping, please contact Alyce Werkema at (360)-354-4397 or Debby Cantrell at (360) 920-0981 or email at djc@cantrellassociates.com

Next Outreach Committee Meeting

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:14

Thursday, June 5th at 6pm at the Dems office, 215 W. Holly.  For more information contact Daydre Phillips, 303-3072 or email daydre.outreach@gmail.com
 

HELP!

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:13

The Whatcom Democrats are low on funds.  We poured our heart and soul (and all our funds) into last year’s successful county council campaigns without reserving enough for operating expenses.  To keep our office open, we have to develop some new sources of revenue.  We are currently brainstorming fundraising ideas and would welcome input from members.  

PCO Elections

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:12

Precinct Committee Officers are the neighborhood-level representatives of the party and the building blocks that we depend on to keep us visible and active in Whatcom County.  PCOs are elected in even-numbered years, so all current PCOs and PCO candidates must file with the Auditor’s office for the November election.  May 12 through 16 is filing week.  Filing may be done online, through the Auditor’s website , by mail or in person at their office

Charter Review Commission Election

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:11

Every ten years, Whatcom County elects a group of Commissioners to review the County Charter.  This is one of those years.  There are fifteen elected Commissioners, and we encourage any Whatcom Democrats to run. You can file to run during the week of May 12 to 16.  Any Democrats interested in running should contact Mike Estes at demchair@whatcomdemocrats.com for more info.

 

The Benefits of Single Payer Healthcare for Business Owners

Submitted by John Flancher on Thu, 2014-05-15 15:10

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
St. Luke's Community Health Education Center
3333 Squalicum Parkway – Bellingham, Near St. Joseph's Hospital. 
 

Monthly Membership Meeting

Submitted by John Flancher on Mon, 2014-04-14 15:10

Due to our County Convention, there will be no monthly membership meeting in April. See you in May!

Grassroots Changes

Submitted by John Flancher on Mon, 2014-04-14 15:08

by John Flancher

April will see the final monthly paper edition of Grassroots. For several years the vast majority of our readership has been online. Printing and mailing costs have steadily increased. We have recently upgraded our email service to make the production of an electronic newsletter much easier and the result more attractive. We still plan to publish a paper newsletter on a quarterly basis.