Holiday Dinner with the United Democrats

Everyone is invited to come to the the United Democrats Christmas Dinner. Before you get stuffed on turkey next week, check your calendar and make your reservation. December 6th Sportsman’s Hall Restaurant 5620 Pony Express Trail (take the first Pollock Pines exit and turn right on to Pony Express Trail). 3:00 pm – No-host bar …

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Vote No on Measure E

Get your ballots in! Yes, this is an election year. Depending on where you live in El Dorado county special districts and issues await your input. Make sure your voice is heard on November 3! The Democratic Central Committee of El Dorado County supports a NO vote on Measure E, an advisory vote. A NO vote would let our County …

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2016 Student Essay Contest Begins

We will never have true civilization until we have learned to recognize the rights of others.” –Will Rogers The 11th Annual Student Essay contest is a chance for junior and senior students to win $1,500, $750, and $500. Students must be attending a public high school in El Dorado County. Essays and Essay Contest Entry Forms must …

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Wednesday Night Movies at the Cozmic Cafe

Join the Sierra Club and Coalition for Change for a monthly movie night featuring some of the most important and current documentary movies. This is a chance for you to see ground-breaking films that won’t be showing at your local movie theaters and to keep up to date on current political, social and environmental issues. …

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September 24 at Noon – United Democrats Meeting

Our next meeting will be Thursday, September 24th, at noon. Featured speakers will be Robert Carabas, candidate for 5th Assembly District and Dr. Robert Durlet, candidate for 4th Congressional District. We will be meeting at the Placerville Denny’s on Fair Lane off Placerville Drive. For more information call 530-642-8511.

United Democrats Host the Fair Booth

2015 El Dorado County Fair

This year the United Democrats will host the booth at the County Fair.  We have booth #65 in the main building just a few spaces from our previous corner. “The fair is a tradition from at least the early 1990’s, and an anchor for Democratic activities, especially for our extended Placerville club.  I remember 2007 when …

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2015 Essay Contest

  The Fred Winn Essay Contest Luncheon was held April 25, 2015 in honor of the three essay contest winners. This years subject was to propose and defend a Twenty-eighth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States or explain why the Constitution should not be amended at this time. Bill Durston, President of Physicians for …

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly for the State of Jefferson

Mark your calendars! Thursday, May 28th at Noon Placerville Denny’s  The United Democrats will be hosting a discussion on the proposed State of Jefferson. There will be speakers from both sides followed by questions and discussions. GET INFORMED!!! GET INVOLVED!!!

State & County Reveal the Truth on Water

“Out Here, Whiskey’s For Drinkin’ … and Water’s for Fightin’ Over” As the above quote by Mark Twain jokes, water is a hot topic and will become more so as we move into summer – and as the drought continues. Sierra Foothill Democrats are hosting a community-wide, non-partisan, town hall meeting to discuss water issues …

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Fire and Ice (Cream)

Join fellow Democrats and Progressive thinkers on J U N E  11th, 7 p.m. 
for our quarterly DWEDC meeting – men welcome too! F I R E Brian Veerkamp will speak about fire prevention, preparedness and fire safety at the county level. Topics to include combining fire districts, closing fire houses, annual fire fees and insurance issues.  …

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