IMMIGRATION REFORM is the focus of an upcoming Democratic Dialogue to be held Saturday, May 11, presented by the Democratic Party of Santa Cruz County and co-sponsored by local Democratic clubs. Speakers include Assembly Member Luis Alejo, Watsonville City Council member Felipe Hernandez and Doug Keegan — Executive Director of the Santa Cruz Immigration Project. [...]
Message From the Chair - Michael Breeden
Welcome to the official website of the Santa Cruz County Democratic Party! We hope you use our online community to access all of your local Democratic needs.Â Without question, we are at a defining moment in our nation’s history.Â With the election of Democrats throughout the state and our community,Â we have the power and ability to enact positive change. Together, we can focus on placing our communities back on track and bringing forth the ultimate Democratic principal:Â that every American, regardless of background, can improve their lives and the lives of others through hard work and service to their community. The idea that by working together we can enact greater changes than by acting alone and that no challenge in our community is too large if we work with a common purpose.
We hope you join us in this endeavor. Thank you for taking the time to visit our online community… we hope to meet and welcome you in the near future.
Santa Cruz Dems will gather for an Inauguration Breakfast on Monday, January 21st at 8:30am to watch President Obamaâ€™s swearing-in ceremony and inaugural address. The Inauguration Breakfast, celebrating the president’s second inauguration, will take place at the Center for Change Democratic HQ, 740 Front St. Suite 165 in Santa Cruz. Join us to watch the [...]
Join Santa Cruz Democrats as we watch the returns roll in on Election Night 2012. Our Election Night Watch Party takes place on Tuesday, November 6 at the Hotel Paradox, 611 Ocean St. in Santa Cruz from 8pm to midnight. Track the returns on the big screen. Meet the candidates. Celebrate all the Democratic victories [...]
Wondering how to vote in the November 6th elections? Just use our handy voting guide. All candidates and propositions in our guide have been endorsed by the Santa Cruz County Democratic Central Committee and the California Democratic Party. In addition, we have endorsed Measures N and Q in the City of Santa Cruz and Measure [...]
State Assembly Member Bill Monning gave a run down on the multitude of propositions that fill the November ballot. He was speaking to a meeting of the Democratic Women’s Club and Community TV producer Peter McGettigan prepared a video of his talk at the Santa Cruz Police Department Community Room on Oct 5th.
You can watch [...]
Santa Cruz County Democrats endorsed a full slate of city council and school board candidates at a well-attended Endorsement Forum held Wednesday night, Sept 5. After hearing from Democrats running for office in the upcoming November general election, members of the Santa Cruz County Democratic Central Committee (SCCDCC) voted to endorse the [...]
Santa Cruz County Democrats elected Michael Breeden as chair and a new slate of officers for the upcoming year at their monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 25. New officers of the Santa Cruz County Democratic Party include: Michael Breeden, chair; Deborah Luhrman, vice chair; Jack Dilles, treasurer; and Cynthia Mathews, corresponding secretary.
Mr. Breeden has [...]
Santa Cruz County Democrats endorse John Leopold, Zach Friend and Eric Hammer for supervisor. Local Dems gave their unqualified support to the three candidates at an endorsement forum held on Wednesday, April 4. After hearing from Democrats running for supervisor in the upcoming June primary election, members of the Santa Cruz County Democratic Central Committee [...]
In the run up to the Democratic Party’s Endorsement Forum on April 4th at 7pm at the Live Oak Senior Center at 7pm, candidates have been asked to respond to a series of questions. All candidates who have identified themselves as Democrats may seek party endorsement. Their answers are posted here, responses will be posted [...]