Jennifer Dawes

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Oct 17

From Ashes to New Beginnings

Words cannot convey the appreciation we feel towards our first responders. Our hearts break for our local responders who lost their homes while fighting to protect others. Several days into the firestorms, our hope was restored as firefighters from across our nation, Canada, and Australia sent reinforcements. We ask you to forgive those lost souls …

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Oct 13

We Are One Community

With over 70,000 acres burned, countless businesses and home destroyed, our community is devastated and grieving. The fires that blazed through our communities did not discriminate between rich or poor, Democrat or Republican, resident or visitor. We hurt together, and together we will rebuild. Many of our Sonoma County Democratic Party members were evacuated from …

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Oct 04

Puerto Rico Relief

Puerto Rico has been devastated by Hurricane Maria, and reports from the ground grow worse every day. It has rapidly become a humanitarian crises with food and medical supplies quickly depleting. Most of the island will remain without power for months, forcing everyone (businesses, hospitals, residents) to rely upon generators. Our fellow Americans need our …

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Sep 26

BBQ Appreciation

Lt Gov Gain Newsom with band

Thank you to everyone who supported our 11th Annual BBQ It was a fabulous event with a great turnout. Special thanks to Lt Governor Gavin Newsom for stopping by. Our local elected officials also made appearances including Senator Mike McGuire, Assemblymember Jim Wood, Supervisor Susan Gorin, Supervisor James Gore. Thank you for remembering the grassroots. …

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Aug 02

11th Annual BBQ

Sonoma County Democratic Party 11th Annual BBQ Saturday, August 26, 2017 12pm-3pm Gazebo in Howarth Park 600, Summerfield Drive, Santa Rosa Please join the Sonoma County Democratic Party at our 11th Annual BBQ. As always there will be good food, good conversation, and great opportunities to chat with local elected officials and candidates. Vegetarian options …

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Jul 13

Positions on State Legislation

At the June 2017 meeting, the Sonoma County Democratic Party voted to adopt the following positions on current legislation before the California State Legislature. Support AB 14: Political Reform Act of 1974: campaign disclosures (aka Disclose Act) Support SB 651: Initiative, referendum, and recall petitions: circulators (aka Disclosure of Initiative Funding) Support AB 1089: Local elective offices: contribution …

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Jul 10

Voter Registration and Engagement Trainings

Frustrated with national politics? Ready to get involved? We have a solution! Please join us for a Voter Registration and Engagement Training. We are conducting training’s regularly in preparation for 2018 election season. Voter registration and engagement is critical to winning elections. Two training’s are being held this month on July 22nd and July 25th. …

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Jun 20

CDP 2017 Convention Resolutions

California Democratic Party adopted resolutions at the State Convention in May. Click, CDP Convention 2017 Resolutions, for a complete and printable listing of the resolutions adopted.

Jun 07

Election Results

head shot of Leah Gold

Congratulations to our endorsed candidate Leah Gold on her election to the Healdsburg City Council  

May 12

Democrats say Yes on Measure C

Yes on C logo

Democrats say Yes on Measure C The Sonoma County Democratic Party (SCDP) and all eight Democratic Clubs in Sonoma County stand united. We all say vote YES on Measure C. In September 2016, the SCDP voted unanimously for the ordinance passed by the Santa Rosa City Council to enact rent stabilization and just cause eviction. …

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