She Should Run!

On March 14th, the Young Democrats of Washington and the Pierce County Young Democrats sent eight fabulous ladies to the National Women’s Political Caucus of Washington Campaign Training. There were women from all around the state, of all ages, who were interested in either running for office, running a campaign, or there to learn about the […]

March Madness: Women Caucus is on the rise

March is Women’s Caucus History Month Madness!! March is Women’s History Month so we want to celebrate the month with a bang and some great public service! First, we are holding a Women’s Feminine Hygiene Products drive that will kick off the first of March and span the whole month. Representatives from the caucus will […]

Congrats to the new King and Pierce County E-boards!

Congratulations to two newly elected executive board for local Young Democrat chapters! After three years on the Pierce County Young Democrats board, I was proud to step away and leave the organization in these talented hands. They have big plans for 2015 – including a third year completing the PCYD 10k challenge, and giving away up […]

YDWA Lobby Day 2015

On February 16th, Young Democrats from all over the state came together to take Olympia by storm. We had 55 Young Democrats meet with 40 legislators about the issues that matter to us. We started off the day hearing from Senator Nelson, got a lobbying 101 training, and then heard from specialist about our seven […]

Get Your Lobby On!

Young Dems from across the state are gearing up for our 2015 Lobby Day on February 16th. Armed with our legislative agenda, some fly Hillary-Clinton style pantsuits, and our youthful ambition, we’ll take Olympia by storm. To build our legislative agenda, our caucuses put their ears to the ground to hear what was important to […]

Labor Caucus celebrates Paid Sick Days in Tacoma – looks to go statewide

In his recent State of the Union address, President Obama asked Congress to send him a bill that would guarantee seven days of paid sick leave a year for each worker. Although we all know that this Congress will not pass such a bill, that does not mean that we cannot push paid sick leave […]

YDWA goes to the WSDCC re-org – with fantastic results!

Young Democrats attended the central committee meeting of the Washington State Democratic Party in Olympia on Jan 24, 2015. This quarterly meeting of party representatives from each legislative district and county parties started out with a Friday welcome reception at the state capitol (with energizing remarks by Governor Inslee) followed by a night of mingling […]

Five Washington Women to Watch!

In honor of the 42nd anniversary of the monutmental Roe v Wade case we present to you the YDWA Women’s Caucus Five Washington Women to Watch in 2015. We’re excited to see what the year has in store for these amazing and inspirational women! Mary Yu was appointed to the state Supreme Court by Governor […]

Save the Date! 2015 Lobby Day and Convention

2015 YDWA Lobby Day Join the Young Democrats of Washington for their annual expedition to Olympia to advocate for our 2015 legislative agenda. Lobby day is Monday, February 16, starting at 8:30 am.  Register today to hold lobby meetings with your own legislators, be trained on our priorities by industry professionals, and visit one of […]

Clark County Walking the Walk!

“We have to do that,” Audrey whispered as we sat in a local auditorium, listening to the Board Chair for Clark County’s Walk & Knock, talk about the local event and the good it is doing.  “We have to walk the walk.” Audrey, a member of the Young Democrats of Clark County and the YDWA […]