Author: Melissa Waldie

Call to the 2022 Caucus!

The 45th LD Democrats’ Caucus is scheduled for Saturday, March 26 at 10AM. The caucus will be virtual this year. Click here to register for the Caucus on Zoom. The principal business of the caucus is the election of 26 delegates and 13 alternates who will then attend the 2022 WA State Democratic Convention. The convention will be Friday, June 24th – Sunday, June 26th, with the primary meeting on Saturday, June 25, 2022. The state convention will be a hybrid meeting. Elected Delegates have until April 1 to decide if they will attend in person or virtually. There will...

Message from the Chair

Fellow Democrats, March will be busy, and we need help to ensure that the Caucus that is taking place on Saturday, March 26th starting at 10 am will be a success. Past Caucuses have been held in person, and we all have memories of those. This time the 45th LD will be virtual, and the committees are already working behind the scenes as the State Party shares updated Caucus information with us daily. Please keep checking our website for updates. We will try not to overburden you with too many emails, but you will hear from our Credentials Committee, and...

2022 Membership Drive

Join us! As a member of the 45th LD Democrats, you can vote on which candidates and ballot measures we will endorse. Those endorsements are then printed up in our endorsement guide, and distributed to thousands of households each year. In addition, you will vote on our legislative agenda, as well as which specific bills we will promote. And You can testify remotely or submit written testimony on the bills you care about. Stay Informed! Members get exclusive access to email bulletins with local political news, action items, meeting minutes, event information and more. New To This LD? Becoming actively...

45th LD Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall!

Join all three lawmakers from the 45th District – Rep. Larry Springer, Rep. Roger Goodman, and Sen. Manka Dhingra – for a virtual town hall meeting at 7pm on Thursday, Feb 24. They will be reporting on major issues before the Legislature and would love to hear your feedback. You can submit questions live during the event by entering them in the comments section or ahead of time at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LD45TownHall. You can watch or participate in the live event on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WAHouseDems/; YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/WAHouseDems; and Twitter at https://twitter.com/WAHouseDems. The livestream view will not be available until the event begins.

45th District Democrats of Washington State: General Meeting

45th District Democrats General Meeting

Feb 2, 2022 7-9 PM
The first Wednesday of every month, the 45th District Democrats meet to hear from candidates and elected officials, make endorsements, discuss state and local issues, and conduct Democratic Party business.

Due to COVID-19, General Meetings will be held virtually via Zoom. Registration is required for this meeting. Click on the title for details.

Help Our Schools — Sign Up For Phone Banking! (Special Election February 8, 2022)

Lake Washington and Northshore School Boards will both have ballot measures (school levies) on the February Special Election ballot. We need phone bankers from the 45th LD to work alongside phone bankers from the 46th and 1st LDs to support these important levies. Help get the word out!  We will be making calls up to election day (February 8, 2022). Overview You will be are using Virtual Phone Banker (VBP). For an overview of VBP, watch these  tutorials. You will need an Action ID to log in to VBP.  If you do not have an Action ID, watch the tutorials...

2022 KCDCC PCO Kick-Off Event

We’re excited to announce our Annual county-wide Precinct Committee Officers Kickoff Meeting coming up Sunday, January 30th from 1:00pm – 2:30pm.Join PCOs from across the county to gather virtually to connect with each other, interact with local leaders, and learn how you can make a difference in these crucial 2022 elections. Please RSVP: https://bit.ly/3nEZV6s Anne UdaloyChair, KCDCC PCO R&T Committee(she/her)

Sign Up For The KC Democrats Soiree

The Social Event of the Season! Join The King County Democrats for the Winter Soiree on Saturday, February 5. Now fully virtual, this is The King County Democrats’ annual fundraising event and a wonderful chance to kick off the new year in community together. Read the amazing line-up on the graphic to your left, then click here to RSVP . We can’t wait to see you there!

Washington State Legislature

Track The 2022 Legislative Session

Don’t blink or you might miss it! the 2022 legislative session began on January 10th and will conclude on March 10. The issues on the table for this short session include revenue reform, affordable and sustainable housing, climate, transportation, education, police accountability and healthcare.