Author: Melissa Waldie

Join Us at the Democrats’ Day of Action in Issaquah

The Wa Dems Coordinated Campaign, King County Division is planning a our Day of Action on Saturday, June 4th: When: Saturday, June 4 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM  Where: Central Park, 1907 NE Park Dr, Issaquah, WA 98029 What: Canvassing to support our local Democratic candidates  Who: Our Party Chair, Tina Podlodowski will be speaking at the event at 10am We hope to add more local candidates to the roster as well – more to come on that soon! The sign-up link for anyone interested in volunteering can be found here: https://secure.ngpvan.com/cMha3z5BIEih6ISeRnK4_A2 (Please feel free to share with your friends and family!) We...

Have an Impact on the Party Platform!

Every two years, Washington State Democrats hold a statewide convention during which our party’s platform and resolution are revisited to ensure that our party represents our values, goals and objectives. This year, you can participate in this process and help update the WA State Party platform. Here’s how: Become a Delegate to the WA 2022 Convention The 45th LD Democrats are allotted 26 delegates for the Convention. Until that number is filled, alternates are automatically promoted to delegate. We currently have 17 delegates. So, if you meet the criteria for alternate, you will automatically be deemed a delegate until we...

Town hall with 45th District residents

Would you like to know what issues the Legislature took action on this session? Do you have questions about specific legislation? Sen. Manka Dhingra and Reps. Larry Springer and Roger Goodman invite you to an in-person town hall on Saturday, April 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This will be our first in-person town hall since 2019! WHEN: Saturday, April 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.WHERE: Lake Washington Institute of Technology, 11605 132nd Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034. West Building, Auditorium 404. COVID Protocols: Please note that Lake Washington Institute of Technology requires unvaccinated community members to wear...

45th District Democrats of Washington State: General Meeting

A new 45th Chair, Secretary, and KCYD Alternate will be selected at the May 4 general meeting

  Interested in taking a leadership role in the 45th Democrats – or know of someone who would be great? At our next general meeting on May 4, candidates for these three positions will each have 3 minutes to make their case prior to a member vote.  Chair The chair is the executive officer of the the 45th District Democrats. The chair presides at all meetings, appoints all committee chairs and committee members, serves as the district’s spokesperson, and performs all duties customarily carried out by the executive officer of an organization.  Secretary The secretary records the minutes of all...

Candidate Guidance

If you are seeking our endorsement for the August 2, 2022 Primary… Thank you for running for public office!   To seek the 2022 endorsement of the 45th District Democrats: Step One: Complete the Questionnaire of the King County Democrats.   Step Two:  You must email a copy of your King County Questionnaire to the Chair of the 45th District Democrats Endorsement Committee.   The 2022 Chair of the Committee is Trish Staufer.  Email a copy of the questionnaire to [email protected]   (Please note that filing the Questionnaire electronically to the King County Democrats is not a request to be endorsed by the 45th...

Submit Platform Feedback

All Democrats in the 45th Legislative District are invited to provide feedback on our draft platform. Please submit your comments on the form below, submitting a separate form for each comment. Platform feedback must be submitted by noon on Friday, March 25; we will only accept deletions to the platform at the caucus, not additions or wordsmithing.

2022 Caucus Resolution Form

All Democrats in the 45th Legislative District are invited to submit resolutions to be considered at our virtual caucus on March 26 at 10AM. Click here to register for the Caucus on Zoom. Resolutions should follow the King County Democrats’ resolution rules. Please submit your resolution(s) by noon on Friday, March 25. Note: We will only accept deletions to the platform at the caucus, not additions or wordsmithing. Adopted resolutions will be published on our website and will be forwarded on to the state party for consideration.