Stay tuned for the launch of the new edcdems.org. Our new online site will be your one stop for everything Democratic in El Dorado County and beyond.
The first version will be launching in the first half of May. Stop by and take a look.
Congratulations to the 2013 winners!
First Place: Danay Niper,11th Grade,Golden Sierra High School ($1,000)
Second Place: Annie Van Den Broeke,12th Grade,El Dorado High School ($500)
Third Place: Andy Landon,Golden Sierra High School ($250)
It was a difficult choice,thank you to all who submitted essays.
Join us for a Luncheon Honoring the Winners
April 20,2013 at Noon
El Dorado County Board of Education Room B2
6767 Green Valley Road
Our Distinguished Speaker:
Professor Lisa Pruitt
UC Davis School of Law
To purchase please send made out to United Democrats Essay Contest
c/0 Mel Chapman
PO Box 1823
For more information,please call 530-621-0409
Join us for El Dorado County’s Inauguration Ball and Party!
Sunday January 20 7:00-10:00 pm
Cameron Park Community Center
2502 Country Club Dr in Cameron Park
Light appetizers and sweets;Non-alcoholic beverages and set-ups;BYOB is ok
$15 individual ticket
$25 2 tickets
$10 student (high school or college)
To purchase tickets click here
For more info Send an email or 877-797-DEMS x1
You are invited to join El Dorado County Democrats on Tuesday night as we celebrate Democratic victories.
El Dorado Hills Campaign Office (4540 Post Street #250,in Town Center,near CVS)…Watch Party starting at 5:00
Placerville Campaign Office (545 Main Street) Party starting at 8:00
Foothills Moving Forward Office (5001 Windplay Drive,in the EDH Business Park) Phone to support Obama–food served all day then join the EDH Campaign Office Party
Battleground California (GOTV Calling Democrats in El Dorado County for No on 32/Yes on 30 and local candidates)–all day in both El Dorado Hills and Placerville.
All parties are open to all Democrats. If you like you can bring a finger food (but not required).
The El Dorado County Democratic Party has endorsed the following candidates and propositions. Click on the name or proposition number to be directed to their website.
President –Barack Obama
US Senate –Dianne Feinstein
US Representative - Jack Uppal
State Senate –Julie Griffith-Flatter
Los Rios Community College District Director –Dr. Sanjay Dutta
Placerville City Council - George Lowry
Georgetown Public Utility District Director –Pat Snelling
Motherlode Union School District –Chuck Wolfe
El Dorado Union High School District –Mary Muse
Measure L –YES
Prop 30 –YES
Prop 31 –NO
Prop 32 –NO
Prop 33 –No
Prop 34 -Yes
Prop 35 - Yes
Prop 36 –Yes
Prop 37 –Yes
Prop 38 –No
Prop 39 –Neutral (No endorsement)
Prop 40 –Yes
The United Democrats of El Dorado County have announced this years topic for the 8th Annual Fred Winn Essay Contest.
“What is the greatest challenge faced by your generation? Explain your choice. How will you personally address this challenge?”
The Contest is open to all junior and senior high school students from all public high schools in El Dorado County. Cash prizes are awarded. For more information click here
The El Dorado County Democratic Campaign Coalition announces the opening of their 2 campaign headquarters in El Dorado County.
El Dorado Hills –4540 Post Street #250 El Dorado Hills (Town Center near the former CVS location)
Placerville –545 Main Street Placerville (limited parking behind the building)
Stop by for information on all campaigns;volunteer to help with Campaign 2012 and Battleground California
Check back for more information.
The Campaign Offices are paid for and operated by the El Dorado County Democratic Campaign Coaltion
Welcome to the new website of The El Dorado County Democratic Party. Please take a look around. First,we ask that you sign up for our newsletter. We will only be contacting you about once a quarter,plus invitations to special events and election info. Don’t worry,it won’t be too much.
On the home page you will find posts of local events and importance. New features include an “Elections”section detailing the next upcoming election and candidates and a “Elected Officials”section detailing your local,state and federal officials and their contact info. A new calendar lists our party activities and meetings,plus other meetings you may be interested in. You can click on the event name for more information,such as location and time. Resources will provide you with some important links,plus a direct way to send a letter to the editor of our 3 major local papers. There is a new “Opinion”and “Features”section,along with ways to contribute,volunteer and contact us.
We have also launched a facebook page,located at facebook.com/edcdems. Here you can join in on interactive conversation on all Democratic topics. You can even “like”the page right from our site.
We are putting the finishing touches on this new site,adding graphics and improving the menus,but we wanted to get it up for all to enjoy.
Have you ever thought about holding public office? This November there are elections for several boards and commissions including EID Districts 1,3,5,Lake Tahoe Community College District and several Community Service Districts. You can find a complete list here.
The El Dorado County Democratic Party has a candidate development program where we can provide support and resources to qualified,approved Democratic candidates. For more information on running for office Send an email
Do you ever feel like you are a lone Democrat in a County that is perceived as decidedly "red"? If so,you are not alone. But there is help on the way….
El Dorado County is turning one voter at a time. More and more of our friends and neighbors are realizing that we all want the same thing and our values are similar.
Democrats are committed to:
- Universal,comprehensive,affordable healthcare
- A woman's right to make decisions affecting her body
- A dignified retirement for seniors
- Civil rights for all of our citizens and equality in marriage
- Access to and equality in employment,education and economic opportunities
- Sustainable,safe,environmentally sound and caring communities
The tabs on this site will give you an overview of what is happening in the County over the next few months. Sign up for our newsletter. Please check back often and feel free to contact us at 877-797-DEMS or Send an email