Vancouver Pride in the Park! The Clark County Young Democrats were at Vancouver pride in the park. They Tabled for many local candidates including #YDWA priority candidate from the 17th LD Rep Monica Stonier. Also they registered dozens of young Continue reading One day, two Prides! Young Democrats go out in Tacoma and Vancouver.
Seattle celebrated it’s 40th year of Pride festivals, and YDWA was excited to join in! First stop that morning was at the 43rd LD Democrats’ Pride Brunch to enjoy mimosas and the company of queer leaders from Seattle and beyond! After Continue reading YDWA Does Seattle Pride!
YDWA was pleased to show up in the 28th LD on the 28th – despite occasional buckets of rain – to support one of the best candidates to take back the State Senate! We loved hearing Tami’s story about how Continue reading YDWA Rocked our first Day of Action – Go Tami Green!
The Young Democrats were out in force at the Washington State Democrats Convention in Spokane. The event started with our booth, where we shared our plans for the year with the public. Thank you to everyone who stopped by and Continue reading Washington State Democrats convention, Young Democrat style!
Step one: Show up at 5:00 am and get in line, before it goes on forever. Step two: Find all of the coffee. Step three: Bring entertainment, collect 90 signatures! Step four: Sell out of YDWA’s fundraising Hillary Clinton Buttons Continue reading 10 Steps to a Hillary Clinton Book Signing!
The Young Democrats of Washington’s campaign committee assembled to review and select the nominations of crucial races across Washington to be chosen as our campaign priorities. We are proud to announce our final list of 7 outstanding candidates, and to Continue reading YDWA Announces Our Top 7 Candidates
On May 29th, 2014, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) visited the University District in Seattle on a tour for her new book, A Fighting Chance, and we made sure to have a Young Democrat presence at such a rare event. Lynda Continue reading Elizabeth Warren’s “A Fighting Chance” book reading
Last year’s Pride campaign was a tremendous success – with Young Democrats participating in six Pride events across the state: Bellingham, Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia, Pullman and Spokane! This year we are at it again, looking to walk in parades and Continue reading Now Recruiting Pride Captains for YDWA’s Pride campaign!
The YDWA Women’s Caucus gathered in Tacoma, WA, to meet three outstanding elected women to talk about how we can take on greater leadership roles within the Democratic party. A huge thank you to Senator Jeannie Darneille and Fircrest City Continue reading Three Law Makers + the Women’s Caucus = One Great Time!
At our Convention last weekend, we heard from Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson who spoke on the expanded role of money in politics. Supreme Court decisions like Citizens United and McCutcheon v. FEC allow billionaires to pour unlimited amounts of money into races Continue reading Volunteer with the Young Democrats!
Convention is our biggest fundraiser of the year. It pays for our operating costs, much of our programming, and this year funds our caucus projects. Each sponsor has made a tremendous difference to the success of YDWA’s 2014-2015 board, and Continue reading Shout out to our sponsors – you are the best!
Congratulations to our 2014-2015 YDWA new board members! Over the next week we will update our website to include their pictures and bios so you can learn more about our fantastic team, but until then here are the YDs who Continue reading Proud to Announce YDWA’s New General Board!