Political And Other Miscellany From A Stout Democrat In Dallas Texas.
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Monday, January 28, 2008

Upcoming Meetings & Events 080128

(For the latest updates on local events, and links to more info about these, always check the DCDP website Calendar.)

Monday, January 28:
  • Old East Dallas Democrats (7 PM, Grace United Methodist Church, 4104 Junius St at Haskell, Dallas)
Wednesday, January 30:
  • Dallas County East Democrats Texas Supreme Court Candidate Susan Criss and Sheriff candidates Pete Schulte, Roy Williams, Sam Allen will be some of our speakers. (7 PM, Paula Sue's Diner, 11915 Lake June Road, Balch Springs)
Friday, February 1:
  • BarackthevoteUSA Fundraiser for Senator Barack Obama. Hosted by former Dallas Cowboy Tony Dixon. Live music and DJ. Voter registration drive. Door prizes. There is a cover charge to enter. Our goal is $10,000. National band Nu Breed will perform live. More details and sign up on line at this page. (9 PM, Club TePheJez, 2226 Elm Street, Dallas)
Saturday, February 2:
  • Park Cities / Central Dallas Democrats Brief talks by 14 Democratic candidates in contested Primary races. (10:30 AM, Oak Lawn Public Library, 4100 Cedar Springs Rd., Dallas)
Tuesday, February 5:
  • Dallas Democratic Lawyers Super Tuesday Primary Watch Party (5:30 PM, Lift Lounge, 2404 Cedar Springs Rd. Ste. 400 at Maple, Dallas )
  • Dallas County Young Democrats Super Duper Tuesday Watch Party (6 PM, Side Bar and Grill, 2100 Greenville Ave, Dallas)
  • North Oak Cliff Democrats Super Tuesday Primary Party (6 PM, Beckley Brewhouse, 1111 N Beckley Ave., Dallas)
  • Super Tuesday Election Watch Party For Hillary Clinton "As we watch the election results, we can enjoy the food and drink from the fabulous Metro Grill (at your own expense) and learn how to help Hillary in Texas . The campaign for Texas begins February 6 and we will have information to organize your precincts and get out the vote in Dallas County. Buttons and bumper stickers will be available too." RSVP Barbara Rosenberg by email to berosenberg AT sbcglobal DOT net. (6:30 PM, Metro Grill, 4425 N. Central Expressway between Fitzhugh and Knox, Dallas)
Saturday, February 9:
  • PVL - A New Era Endorsement meeting. (PVL's Endorsement Committee will screen candidates from 9:00 - 3:00 p.m. General membership will meet at 4:00 p.m. to consider the Endorsement Committee's recommendations.) Contact Lemuel Henry Price by email to lemuelp AT sbcglobal
    DOT net. (4 PM, Eastgate Baptist Church, 6960 South Polk Street, Dallas)
Sunday, February 10:
  • House District 111 Hat & Gloves Tea Tickets are $50.00 per person. For more information call (214) 946-8808. (3 PM, Hilton Garden Inn, 800 North Main Street, Duncanville)
Tuesday, February 12:
  • Democratic Primary Forum Candidates in most of the contested local and some of the contested state primary races have been invited to speak. Co-hosted by North Dallas Democrats HD 102 and North Dallas Texas Democratic Women. (7 PM, Fretz Park Recreation Center, 6950 Beltline Road at Hillcrest, Dallas. )
Tuesday, March 4:
  • Texas Democratic Primary (7 AM to 7 PM, at precincts across the county)
  • Democratic Precinct Conventions
    (7:15 PM, at local precinct polling places)
Friday, March 14 through Sunday, March 16:
  • Democracy for America Training Academy on campaigns for candidates, volunteers and precinct organizers; $60; for more information or to pay on line see this page (Townview Magnet School, 1201 E 8th St # 302, Dallas)
Saturday, March 29:
  • Senatorial District Conventions in each state Senate district in Dallas County. To volunteer to help or to be on a committee, contact your district's Temporary Chair -- for a list see this page. (Starting times and places will be announced later)
Friday, June 6 through Sunday, June 8:
  • Texas Democratic Party State Convention (Austin)
Monday, August 25 through Thursday, August 28:
  • Democratic National Convention (Denver)


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