Point Loma & OB Dems

By PPE | Point Loma Democratic Club. The progressive voice of Point Loma, Ocean Beach & Loma Portal since 1954

Dear Donald Trump

Obamacare in Trump Country

At Sunday’s meeting with Stephen J Natoli, talking about his journey from Conservatism to Liberalism, one clubmember asked the question – why do …

Health Care

How to Help Trump

Without knowing it, many Democrats, progressives and members of the news media help Donald Trump every day. The way they help him is simple: they …

News Media

The Most Important Appointment Since the Election Wasn’t Made by Trump

David DayenCalifornia’s incoming attorney general, Congressman Xavier Becerra, is poised to lead states resisting the Trump administration.

Government

Dems Can’t Win on Demography Alone

Last month, local media was all atwitter with news that the San Diego Democrats were going into the election with an unprecedented near 20 percent …

San Diego

Congratulations to everyone for making a great party at @SDDems4Equality especially @Georgette75 https://t.co/CuYr1aR8Nt

Congratulations to @Georgette75 with @dwc_sd @AlvarezSD @getoren @JoseCaballeroSD @MickeyKasparian @BarbaraBrySD and many others. https://t.co/X9KWulkGn6

Thank you to everyone who came out this weekend to make our Annual Holiday Potluck and Toy Drive such a success

Thank you to everyone who came out this weekend to make our Annual Holiday Potluck and Toy Drive such a success.<p>We were delighted that Club Patron Barbara Bry, San Diego City Councilmember Elect for District 1 could make it, as well as two of our Area Vice Chairs – Jessica Hayes and the Honorable Howard Wayne.<p>We heard from Gretchen Gordon from Pantsuits Nation, Brandon MacDonald from the Western Service Workers Association, and Omar Passons from Every Child Counts SD Toy Drive – if you need …

Dec 4 – Annual Point Loma & OB Dems Holiday Party Potluck and Toy Drive – 2016!

In place of our regular monthly meeting in December we’re having our Annual Holiday Party and Toy Drive of the Point Loma Democratic Club, at the …

Baked Beans

Elizabeth Warren Proposes to Strengthen Democratic Spines With a Powerful New Tool: Math

John NicholsNoting that more Americans voted for Democrats, the senator says her party has a mandate to resist Trumpism.

Elections

Thanks @The_Tommy_Hough and @EmilySD101 from @SDEnviroDems and @dwc_sd and to @nathanfletcher for joining us at the OB Holiday Parade. https://t.co/4kgqjGB7dV

Thanks @The_Tommy_Hough and @EmilySD101 from @SDEnviroDems and @dwc_sd and to @nathanfletcher for joining us at the OB Holiday Parade. https://t.co/aP0FHAzk8s

Thanks @PointLomaDem! @ToddGloria @NathanFletcher @N0StoneUnturned @JonWubbolding with @SDEnviroDems pres. @The_Tommy_Hough at @OceanBeachCA https://t.co/k1d3VFm9sS

Please join the conversation at the Women’s Museum of California as we commemorate the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence, Thursday, December 8, 6:00 - 7:30 P.M.

Notes from October Meeting - Anne Hoiberg and Howard Wayne Help us Measure the Measures

Susan thanked everyone for coming and all who brought snacks, then recognized new members Suzanne Lawrence, Luis Osuna, and Bobbie Kohrt. Program – Anne Hoiberg and Howard Wayne Help us Measure the Measures Information sheets about the measures were distributed to everyone. The San Diego Free Press’s listed all the State, San Diego County and City measures, gave short descriptions, and indicated…

Our Communications Chair John Loughlin Elected Director of Clubs

At Saturday’s meeting of the Council of Clubs our Communications Chair, John Loughlin, was elected to be the next Director of Clubs by representatives from each club. His endorsements included the outgoing Director for the last four years, Ruth Rollins. In a thank you email to the club presidents, John wrote: Thank you for voting Whichever candidate you voted for, thank you for coming out today.…

Dec 6 - OBCDC Benefit to Raise Funds for the Ruth Varney Held Children's Park

The Ocean Beach Community Development Corporation is organizing a Benefit to begin fund raising for the Children’s Park to be named in honor of Ruth Varney Held. The park will be in the area we commonly call Saratoga Park. This benefit will be December 6 from 5:30 – 8:00 at 935 Sunset Cliffs Blvd. Snacks, dinner and 2 adult beverage tickets will be provided. Suggested minimum donation is $25.…

Nov 20 - Discussing the Local and National Election Results

After the election there’s a lot for Democrats to consider on both the local and national level. We’re delighted to have two of our club members lead our discussion: Gregg Robinson will discuss the results from a sociologist’s point of view Cynara Velazquez will provide analysis of the local races If he can make it we’ll also be joined by Doug Porter, of the San Diego Free Press. Cynara Velazquez…

Dr Gregg Robinson reviewing the election results as a sociologist. https://t.co/6NzZPIxv8J

Nov 20 – Discussing the Local and National Election Results

After the election there’s a lot for Democrats to consider on both the local and national level. We’re delighted to have two of our club members lead …

Elections

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NBA Hall of Famer Bill Walton Endorses San Diego Measures K&L

Union-Tribune endorses Mara Elliott for San Diego City Attorney

San Diegans face a difficult but rewarding decision in the runoff election for San Diego city attorney because both candidates are highly …

San Diego

White House Countdown – Parallel universes

<b>Sign up for our daily US politics newsletter here.</b><p>With less than two weeks to go until Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are making …

Elections