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The active, friendly Democrats of Sunnyvale, CA  
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WELCOME

The Democratic Club of Sunnyvale is an active and welcoming group that promotes progressive, Democratic values and positions. We provide a welcoming group for those in the Sunnyvale, CA, area to meet and promote Democratic causes. Join us to meet other people in this major Silicon Valley city where you can make the most use of your Democratic ideas and energy!


May Meeting: Islamophobia - Walkable Cities and Club Elections

Islamophobia - Sabuhi Siddique

Islamophobia is a growing issue world-wide and is dramatically impacting our Presidential campaigns. Sabuhi Siddique, Chair of the Human Relations Commission of Santa Clara County will speak on this important topic.

Walkable Cities - Larry Klein

What makes a city walkable, and what are the benefits of a walkable city? Larry Klein, Sunnyvale Planning Commissioner from 2004-2010 and 2014 to present and Candidate for Sunnyvale City Council Seat 4 will speak on this subject.

Club Elections

We will hold our yearly election for the Executive Board.

May 21st   * 2 to 4 pm   *    Fairbrae Swim Club   *    696 Sheraton Avenue  *   Sunnyvale CA 94087

UPCOMING EVENTS


The California Primary on June 7th is approaching fast and this year California will have a major impact on the Presidential election.

To volunteer for Hillary Clinton's campaign contact Silvia Yacoub at syacoub@hillaryclinton.com or (231) 670-6889.

To volunteer for Bernie Sander's campaign contact Eliana Jimenez, at elianajimenez@berniesanders.com or (559) 579-2734.

 


Club Committees

DCS currently has several active committees and task forces:

Candidates Committee: Identifying potential candidates for Sunnyvale City Council and other offices in 2015. To join, contact candidatescommittee@sunnyvaledems.org.

Affordable Housing Committee: Developing a Club plan for addressing the lack of affordable housing in Sunnyvale and other income equality issues. To join, contact affordablehousingcommittee@sunnyvaledems.org.

Wage Theft Committee: Working on issues related to stopping Wage Theft in our community. To join conact Carol Weiss at carolrlweiss@gmail.com.

Platform Committee: Working on a Club Platform to be used to as a basis for Club endorsements. To join the committee, contact Nancy Smith at ncsmith@gmail.com

Hospitality Committee: Providing refreshments and other activities for our Club meetings. To support the committee or to volunteer to bring snacks contact Marge Goka at teardropowner@gmail.com.




 
EVENTS

May 21st Meeting
Ilslamophobia, Walkable Cites, Club Elections

June 18th Meeting
John Cordes, TBD.

July 16th, Annual Club Picnic
Braley Park

All Meetings
Third Saturday of the month
2pm to 4pm
Fairbrae Swim Club
696 Sheraton Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA


 

ENDORSEMENTS


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  Vicki Veenker for AD24  
   
  Ro Khanna and Mike Honda (dual endlorsement) for U.S. Congressional District 17  
     
 

Measure AA - Save the Bay

 

 

ISSUES


  Affordable Housing  
     
  Wage Theft  
     
  Sunnyvale Public Lands Act Ballot Measure  
 

-SPLA Website

-Analysis of the Impact of the Act by Management Partners