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Whatcom Dems Support SEIU-1199 Walk-Out

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Wed, 2015-05-13 11:00

At 5:15 AM on May 13, several Whatcom Democrats turned up at the entrance to St. Joseph's Hospital to support the SEIU-1199 one-day strike of CNAs and techs.

another Whatcom Democrat at SEIU picket

Take These 4 Actions to Support Striking St Joseph's Caregivers

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Mon, 2015-05-11 18:04

1) Wednesday, May 13, 5:30 am--Join Peace Health caregivers on Squalicum Parkway as they walk out.

2) Thursday, May 14, 7 am--Join Peace Health caregivers on Squalicum Parkway as they return to work at the hospital.

3) Wednesday, May 13, 5 pm--Come to a rally in front of St. Joes (Squalicum & Ellis) to support the caregivers.

4) Call or e-mail hospital CEO Dale Zender and tell him not to lock out caregivers.
(office: 360-738-6313; cell: 360-815-6444; dzender@peacehealth.org).

Patty Murray Reception/Fundraiser

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Tue, 2015-03-24 14:13

Sunday, March 29th

3:30-5:30 p.m.

at the home of Bob Hall & Linda Ford

115 S Forest St

Bellingham, Washington 

 

$1000 Co- Host | $500 Sponsor | $250 Guest | $100 Friend

RSVP Online: www.pattymurray.com/march29. 

You can also email chris@newmanpartners.com or call 206-3‌28-2969 with any questions.

Join Us for our March Meeting

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Thu, 2015-03-12 12:02

Whatcom Democrats Monthly Membership Meeting
Thursday March 19
7pm - 9pm
 

2015 Location:
Bellingham Central Library Lecture Room
210 Central Ave.

Wendy Czopp of Represent.US will describe the organization's Anti-Corruption Act, a "portable" ordinance/law that can be passed at the local or state level. She will also discuss local and state campaign possibilities. We will also from the workers at the Whatcom Counseling and Psychiatric Clinic about their struggle to maintain liveable wages and health benefits.

She's Jumping in Again!

Submitted by Gwen Groden on Fri, 2015-01-23 16:15

Super-candidate Joy Monjure is stepping up again - this time to run for a Supervisor position with the Whatcom Conservation District.  Joy is concerned about the "natural resource challenges that threaten our health, culture, economy and quality of life".  Joy has worked with the Conservation District in the past and says that it is a unique form of non-regulatory government that matches local resource needs with technical and financial resources to help landowners with “on-the-ground” conservation projects.

July Meeting - Charter Review Endorsements

Submitted by Mike Estes on Fri, 2014-07-11 11:41

Meeting: Thursday July 17th

6pm Dinner: Taco Bar for $10

7pm Endorsements and program on Minimum Wage

 

Members will vote on a proposed slate of candidates for Charter Review Commission:

District 1: Todd Donovan, Barbara Ryan, Thomas Stuen, Alie Walker and Eli Mackiewicz
 

District 2: Susan Gribbin, Judd Morse, Bob Bandarra, Stan Snapp, Kate Blystone

District 3: Richard May, John Lesow, Chris Johnson

Whatcom Democrats Announce 2014 Endorsements

Submitted by Mike Estes on Fri, 2014-06-20 12:40

Members of the Whatcom Democrats gathered Thursday, June 19th for an endorsement meeting. Candidates for 2014 elected office introduced themselves and fielded questions from the audience.

Upcoming Campaign Kickoffs

Submitted by John Flancher on Tue, 2014-06-17 10:43

Seth Fleetwood Tuesday June 17th - 5pm Whatcom Museurm - 121 Prospect St Bellingham

Joy Monjure Thursday June 26th - 6pm - 8pm Bellewood Acres

Satpal Sidhu Campaign Kick Off

Submitted by John Flancher on Tue, 2014-06-17 10:42

Monday, June 23, 5 PM to 7 PM

Squalicum Boathouse, 2600 S. Harbor Loop

Bellingham, WA 98225

Email: satpal42nd@gmail.com

For more information, call Campaign Manager Patrick Stickney @ 425 - 681 - 8137

Thank You To Our Amazing Peggy and Ronalee

Submitted by John Flancher on Tue, 2014-06-17 10:41

 

Super Gardeners Peggy Borgens and Ronalee Kincaid once again went above and beyond and did an amazing amount of work to bring the Whatcom Democrats over $600 from the annual plant sale. Thank you to Peggy and Ronalee, for all their growing, potting, and transporting, and other volunteers who helped out during the sale.