This August 14 Young Democrats of Washington joined our national affiliate in Los Angeles for the biannual Young Democrats of America national convention. This is a lot like our own convention each year – with trainings from industry leaders, an Continue reading YDWA Goes to LA for the Young Democrats of America Convention!
Paint the Town Blue are events put on by YDWA, giving Young Democrats a chance to explore a new town, meet other Democrats, and support local communities. to Last year’s PTB events in Spokane and Vancouver were so successful that Continue reading Paint the Town Blue: Olympia
As I reflect on my time in Washington DC, attending the YDA College Leadership Academy, I have come to contemplate a few things. First, when I was 7. I remember visiting the Washington monument and my brother and I playing in the National Continue reading A Trip to the YDA College Leadership Academy
We’re going to double our Girl Scout cookie order next year. No, really: At the Young Democrats of Washington’s Women’s Caucus, we have never wondered whether a woman who was not born with women’s sex organs had a place in Continue reading Cookies & the Gender Conversation
The Young Democrats of Washington held our first day of action of the 2015 campaign season for Representative Carol Gregory this past Saturday. Representative Gregory is running to retain her seat in a special election, making this a crucial race Continue reading YDWA Holds Successful First Day of Action!
The Young Democrats of Washington are headed to Los Angles, California for the Young Democrats of America Convention August 19-23 and we want you to join us! YDA Convention is amazing chance to network with Young Democrats from across the Continue reading YDWA goes to LA for YDA Convention!
History repeats itself. As cliché as it sounds, it bears saying in this instance. In the Pacific Northwest, we learn in our classrooms that in the 60’s, the civil rights movement happened, which means that everything has been solved, and Continue reading History Repeats Itself: A statement from the PCoC
YDWA is excited to announce our first 2015 Priority Candidate: Representative Carol Gregory! We will be holding our first day of action Saturday, June 27th kicking campaign season off in true YD style by knocking doors, talking to voters, and Continue reading YDWA Day of Action for Carol Gregory
Warmer weather has arrived, and with it increased dress code reminders and hand-wringing about modesty and “covering up.” It seems summer always brings a waft of body shaming. After all, those bare arms, exposed legs and general lack of a Continue reading Dress Code Disaster
The YDWA Campaign Committee is now accepting recommendations for our 2015 Priority Candidates! The candidates selected will get one day of action from a group of (at least) 10 Young Democrats. Feel free to submit your recommendations using the form below Continue reading Nominate a YDWA Priority Candidate
Why charter your own chapter? Each chartered chapter gets benefits with the Young Democrats of Washington. They gain access to mentorship opportunities, local support, votes on key committees like the endorsement committee that selects priority candidates, and discounts to state-wide Continue reading The How-To Guide on chartering your own local chapter