Did you know there is a local Democratic organization in every County and Legislative District? Our local Democratic organizations are the heart and soul of our Party. They make up an important part of our Party's grassroots. They drive discussion of local issues and elections, help define our Platform and values, and engage activists, giving rise to the future leaders of the
President Obama has offered a ray of hope to immigrant families. Up to 5 million mothers and fathers will be saved from the daily fear that they will be separated from their children. They’ll be able to pursue work legally instead of being victimized by unscrupulous employers. They’ll have a life of dignity, instead of one lived in the shadows. President Obama's action pays
On October 29th, our Democratic family lost Roger Freeman, State Representative for the 30th District, who passed away due to cancer. His name remained on the ballot, and he went on to win the race for State Representative on Election Day.
A whimsical winter circus awaits you at the Washington State Democrats Annual Holiday Party on Sunday, December 7th, at the Westin Seattle! You are invited to a holiday reception to celebrate the end of another year, and another exciting election season. Buy your ticket today at www.wa-democrats.org/holiday
On October 11th, we'll gather for the Warren G. Magnuson Dinner and Awards Ceremony, with special guest Congressman Joaquin Castro. The Magnuson Awards are our opportunity to honor standout Democrats across the state. We were moved and humbled by the many nominations we received. From that list of nominations, we have chosen to honor the following Democrats at this year's
Ballots are out! There's a lot at stake for this election, and success this year will hinge on how many people turn out to vote. We’re hoping that you, our strongest supporters, will turn out for Democrats. You wouldn’t be visiting this website if you weren’t someone who cares about making the right choices in the election. We want to help.
State Senate Democrats presented a plan to override Hobby Lobby and ensure Washington women have access to contraception. Three months ago, the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision gave a woman’s health care decisions to her boss. Then, Senate Republicans in Washington, D.C., filibustered Patty Murray’s legislation to override the decision.
At a community center two blocks from a Hobby Lobby store slated to open this week, several state Senators unveiled a proposed legislative solution to the limits of birth control choices allowed under last summer’s US Supreme Court decision, (Burwell…et al v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc, June 30, 2014). Senators Karen Keiser (D-33), Jeanne Kohl-Welles (D-36), David Frockt (D-46),
Events Manager MacKenzie Fuentes sent the following email inviting people to enter to win two VIP tickets to the 2014 Warren G. Magnuson Awards and meet our keynote speaker, Congressman Joaquin Castro. Read the email below to learn how to enter! Dear William, In 10 days, Congressman Joaquin Castro will be coming to Washington. We are thrilled to welcome him — and we want you
We're approaching the homestretch of the 2014 election. There are five weeks until Election Day. The deadline for registering to vote online is October 6th. Ballots are set to arrive in mailboxes by October 21st. This is the time of year where we need to know who's taking part in the election. With the low turnout in the Primary, we are facing a real crisis. We need each and