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County Party Head, City Hall Reporter Headline June Meeting Local Dems Prepare for the Primary   It’ll be another star studded affair for the La Mesa Foothills Democratic Club. On Wednesday, June 1st, just 6 days before the vital California Primary Election, none other than Francine Busby will highlight our program. Head of the County […]


Thoughtful Comments on District 3 Race

I decided that I wanted to give people who don’t have time to listen to everything our candidates for City Council think a clear reason for picking one person over the other. I do pay attention and, for reasons that may not seem altogether sensible, I spend the time to understand what issues impact North […] via San Diego City Council District Three Part II: My vote in this race — Understanding San Diego


May 22 – Politics of Choice in San Diego, Why Planned Parenthood Matters

Nora Vargas, the VP of Community and Government Relations department of Planned Parenthood Action Fund of the Pacific Southwest will be speaking about the politics of choice in San Diego County, why Planned Parenthood matters, and she will share some of our electoral plans for this election cycle. Nora E. Vargas is an accomplished public affairs and political management professional, with over fourteen years of experience working with government entities, NGO’s, foundations, corporations, grass tops and grassroots organizing. Chair of the Board, Hispanics Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) Governing Board Member at Southwestern Community College District Vice President of Community Engagement at Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest Nora is a graduate of the University of San Francisco. She has completed graduate work in both Public Administration and Latin American Studies at San Diego State University and has a Master’s Degree from Claremont Graduate University. Growing up in the Tijuana-San Diego region, Nora Vargas’ mother and father (an economist and professor) stressed to their four children the importance of education. Vargas took it to heart, …


May Membership Meeting

  May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! Celebrate with the AAPI Democratic Club San Diego at out May membership meeting! Food and drinks will be provided. At this meeting, we will appoint 2 new executive board members to handlemember communications and media work. If you or someone you know is interested, please email us at […]

May meeting of the SVLG Democratic Club

Hope to see you at the community room at the Citronica One apartments, 7775 North Avenue on Wednesday, May 11 at 6:30. We’re very excited that Dale Kelly Bankhead, Secretary-Treasurer for the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council will be coming to speak with us.


June 7, 2016 Primary Election Info!

Before you fill-out your ballots, check out our club’s June 7, 2016 Primary Election endorsements. For a comprehensive list of other recommendations for other offices and propositions, here’s a link to the San Diego County Democratic Party’s Voter Guide. If you are an … Continue reading