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GRAND OPENING OF DEMOCRATIC CAMPAIGN HEADQUARTERS

Coastsiders at the event: Front row: Brent Turner, April Vargas, Ellen Pettersen, Paul Grigorieff;  Middle row: Harvey Rarback, Carol Joyce, Barbara Dye; Top row: Brigid O’Farrell and TJ Glauthier Members of the Democratic Central Committee: (left to right) Cecily Harris, Sabrina Brennan, Nancy Yarbrough, Carol Dorshkind, Ashleigh Evans, Sandra Lang, Alexis Lewis, Brigid O’Farrell; Jeffery Adair at microphone. State Senator Jerry Hill …

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SAN MATEO COUNTY DEMOCRACY FOR AMERICA Public Education: What’s New? What’s Myth? What’s True?

Think the media might not be giving us the whole truth about education? Our distinguished panel will explode commonly accepted myths and share surprising facts.  Learn what you can do to help. Speakers: JEAN-MARIE HOUSTON, Director of the Early Learning Support Services of the San Mateo County Office of Education and inductee into the San Mateo …

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From spouse to senator: The evolution of Hillary Clinton, politician

An interesting article from the Washington Post, published on July 22, 2016. Feb. 22, 1999, the country’s attention was riveted on the U.S. Capitol. For only the second time in U.S. history, the Senate was set to vote on whether to remove an impeached president from office. But in the private residence on the second …

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VOTING RESULTS FROM ANNUAL MEETING

The results from the 39 ballots cast at the Coastside Democrats Annual Meeting were: Democratic Central Committee Member, District 3 6 – JON S. LEVINSON 7 – GREGORY A. LOEW 27 – SABRINA BRENNAN 12 – BRIGID O’FARRELL 26 – KATHRYN SLATER-CARTER 7 – PAM SALVATIERRA 9 – CAROLE G. DORSHKIND 10 – CECILY HARRIS …

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LARGE CROWD HEARS ENVIRONMENTAL LEADER TOM STEYER AT COASTSIDE DEMOCRATIC CLUB ANNUAL MEETING

Almost 100 people gathered at the Coastsider Senior Center on Tuesday the 17th to hear noted environmentalist Tom Steyer speak about the work he is doing on environmental and government issues. Steyer is the founder of the group Nextgen Climate, a San Francisco-based environmental advocacy organization.” Its mission is to “act politically to prevent climate …

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COASTSIDE DEMS ELECTS NEW BOARD, ENDORSES CANDIDATES

At its annual meeting on May 17, Coastside Democratic Club unanimously elected its board of directors for the coming year Club Officers are: Bill Kehoe returning as President, Dorren Gerrity as Vice President, Kathryn Slater-Carter as Treasurer, and Barbara Dye as Secretary. At Large Board Members are: Harvey Rareback, Fran Pollard, Dan Haggerty, Kathy Klein, Sabrina Brennan, …

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Vicki Veenker Visits the Coastside

Assembly candidate Vicki Veenker spoke to a group of friends and neighbors at the Dye home on Sunday the 15th. She is running for the 24th District, which includes El Granada and Half Moon Bay. She was introduced by Senator Liz Figueroa. The crowd was very appreciative of her efforts to meet people on the …

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INFORMATION ABOUT THE CANDIDATES FOR DEMOCRATIC CENTRAL COMMITTEE

San Mateo County Democrats

On the June 7th ballot Democratic voters will vote to elect delegates to the San Mateo County Democratic Party Central Committee. According to the California Democratic Party website, County Committees “drive the front-line efforts of the California Democratic Party: registering and educating voters, protecting the right to vote, and working to elect candidates who will …

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California billionaire Tom Steyer launches $25-million push to register millennial voters

California billionaire and climate change activist Tom Steyer is launching a $25-million effort to register young voters. Steyer’s group, NextGen Climate Action, announced Monday that it plans to deploy organizers to hundreds of college campuses in seven states ahead of the November election. “They have the most at stake,” Steyer said of young voters. “We’re determined that they …

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An Inside Look at the Coastal Commission

Supervisor and Coastal Commissioner Groom will speak to the Coastside Democratic Club on Saturday, March 12, 3-5 pm in El Granada. We are pleased to present San Mateo County Supervisor, District 2, and Coastal Commissioner Carole Groom at our March General Meeting. She will be speaking on the recent events at the Coastal Commission and …

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