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Happenings: San Diego Democrats for Equality

Democrats for Equality new endorsements!

Latest endorsements for General Election 2012

At the San Diego Democrats for Equality June general meeting, the members endorsed in the following races:

Dr. Shirley Weber, 79th Assembly District

Robert Amador rated Acceptable, Superior Court Office 25

Jim Miller rated Unacceptable, Superior Court Office 25

Our next general meeting will be Thursday, July 26th at 6:30pm.


Democrats for Equality Pre-Pride Reception

Thursday, July 19th 6pm – 8pm

Mark your calendars for the San Diego Democrats for Equality’s kick-off event to start your Pride weekend right! Join the San Diego Democrats for Equality and who’s-who of local LGBT and Ally leaders, candidates, and elected officials! Reception will include light appetizers and wine/beer/soda.

Thursday, July 19th 6pm – 8pm

Tickets for members: $15

Tickets for non-members: $20

Address given upon ticket purchase.

Ticket available online now!

This event is free for Upper-level members.

Email rsvp@democratsforequality.org to reserve your ticket

For questions and info, please email info@democratsforequality.org.


Democrats for Equality wants you on Pride weekend

Sign up to volunteer at the parade, the booth or both!

Volunteer sign-up has started for San Diego LGBT Pride weekend. Volunteer shifts are 2-hours – have a great time discussing the club, signing up people for our eNews and Voter Guide, and getting to know other members! Shifts are only 2-hours and you can sign up for multiple shifts on Saturday or Sunday. All volunteers will receive free admission to the festival.

We always welcome everyone to help decorate our float on Saturday, July 21 at 9:00am and to march with us!

If you’re interested in volunteering, please email volunteers@democratsforequality.org


Let’s get GOing!

Do you want Barrack Obama, Dianne Feinstein, Scott Peters, Susan Davis, Marty Block, Toni Atkins, Shirley Weber, Dave Roberts, Sherry Lightner, and other Democratic candidates to win in November?  Then you really need to join the GO Team.

The GO (Grassroots Organizing) Team is the San Diego County Democratic Party’s voter contact program.  GO Team volunteers walk and/or call voters in their own precinct (or another precinct of their choice) in support of all the Democratic Party’s endorsed candidates.  In 2008, there were 1,000 GO Team members active in the General Election, carrying slate doorhangers printed by the County Democratic Party.  At least that many are needed for 2012.

During the fall, volunteers will contact voters in their precinct and inform them about endorsed candidates. They will also be contacting targeting Vote by Mail voters in October immediately prior to ballots arriving in their mailboxes.  And of course, they will be working in November to get Democratic voters to the polls.

This project is critical to our success.

To sign up or for more information, please contact

Kami Olsson

Countywide GO Team Coordinator

858-277-3367 or kami@sddemocrats.org


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1 Comment for “Happenings: San Diego Democrats for Equality”

  1. Why are you endorsing a conservative for San Diego Superior Court Judge??

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