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Dallas County Democratic Party
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Democratic news from Dallas County 
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Tuesday December 6 2016   
Help A Child For The Holidays
If you still have the post-election blues, join us in committing ourselves to doing good for those in need in our community! Stop by our office at 4209 Parry Ave. to pick up a Salvation Army Angel.

The angels have all a child's information. You buy a present and bring it back to the DCDP office. All the presents go to the Salvation Army to be distributed to the families.

The children we are donating to are requesting presents like winter coats, shoes, and pants. Regardless of the outcome of the election, we are going to continue to fight for those who are most vulnerable in our community.

(Above, State Representative Rafael Anchia and State Representative-Elect Victoria Neave at her campaign holiday party.)

December 6 Town Hall
State Representative Eric Johnson Town Hall December 6.

December 15 PHD Party
The Preston Hollow Democrats Holiday Party will be on Thursday, December 15, 2016, from 7:00 to 10:00 PM, at Four Seasons Decorations, 139 Turtle Creek Blvd. in the Design District, Dallas.

Start The Year With Democrats
The 2016 Election was bittersweet for all of us here in Dallas. While we lost the White House, we swept the County and even picked up a State House seat. There's so much to celebrate, and we invite you all to join us in swearing-in our Elected Officials on January 1 at 12:30 PM. We'll be gathering at the Hyatt Regency - 300 Reunion Blvd., Dallas 75207.
Tickets cost $50. Purchase here:
Thanks to the friends (so far) who helped make this possible:
Judge John Creuzot

If you're interested in sponsoring this event, send your pledge/check to DCDP by December 22. You can also pay online here (indicate in memo that your donation is for the Swearing-In Ceremony):
Facebook event page:
Join The Fight!

Hillary Clinton won the popular vote, but come January, Trump will be sworn in as the President of the United States. Angry? Get involved.

Upcoming Events and Meetings
(For the latest updates on local events, and links to more info about these, check out the DallasDemocrats on Facebook and Twitter, and the DCDP website Calendar. To add an event or make a change or correction, contact the party office or email the editor: BillHowellDCDP AT Yahoo.com.)

Tuesday, December 6:

Irving Texas Democratic Women -- (6:30 pm, East China Buffet, 4023 W. Airport Fwy., Irving 75062)

Thursday, December 8:

State Representative Yvonne Davis District 111 Holiday Reception --
Please bring an unwrapped toy or can goods to be given to needy families. For more information please call 972.274.1627. (5:30 pm - 8:00 pm, Thorntree Country Club, 825 W. Wintergreen Road, DeSoto, Texas 75115)

Preston Hollow Democrats -- (6:00 pm, Preston Royal Library Auditorium, 5626 Royal Lane, Dallas 75229)

Coppell Drinking Liberally -- (6:30 pm, Esparza's Restaurante Mexicano, 817 S. MacArthur Blvd. #125, Coppell)

Garland Area Democratic Club -- (7:00 pm, Garland Women's Activities Building, 713 Austin St. [at Glenbrook], downtown Garland)

Saturday, December 10:

Dallas County East Democrats Coffee Social -- (8 am - 10 am Every Saturday at Panera Bread, 18641 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy., Mesquite 75150)

Fort Worth Chorizo and Menudo Community Breakfast -- (9 AM, Resturant Nuevo Leon, 1544 Ellis Ave, Fort Worth TX 76164)

Garland Area Democratic Club Saturday Morning Coffee -- (9 - 11 AM, Generator Coffee House, 107 N. 6th St. on the Square in Downtown Garland)

Kaufman County Democratic Party -- (10:00 am, Office of Dan Wood, Jr., 114 North Adelaide, Terrell 75160)

Mexican American Democrats of Texas -- Dallas CAUSA Chapter. (10 am, Oak Cliff library, 302 w 10th street, Dallas)

Liberal Ladies Who Lunch Rockwall --
(Noon, at the home of Lynnda Allen, 213 Carriage Hill Ln., Heath)

Monday, December 12:

Rockwall Democrats Holiday Pot Luck Supper -- Bring a casserole or a dessert. Drinks will be provided. Call 214-771-6166 if you can help set up. (7 pm, Harry Myers Community Center, 815 E Washington, Rockwall)

Metrocrest Democrats -- (7 pm, NewNew Buffet, 382 Belt Line Rd. at Marsh, Dallas)

Tuesday, December 13:

Dallas County Young Democrats -- Year End Meeting. (NOTE DIFFERENT LOCATION: 6:30 pm, Picasso's Pizza and Grill, 12300 Inwood Rd, Dallas, Texas 75244)

Drinking Liberally Lewisville -- (6:30 PM, Tierneys Cafe and Tavern, 208 E Main St., Lewisville 75077)

Irving Democratic Club -- (7:00 pm, Midori's, 4020 N MacArthur #114, Irving 75038)

Dallas Drinking Liberally -- (7:30 pm, Uptown Pub, 3605 McKinney Ave, Dallas)

Thursday, December 15:

Texas Coalition of Black Democrats First Annual Precinct Chair Appreciation Holiday Reception -- Honoring All Precinct Chairs.  Featuring: Linny Nance and Network Band. Heavy Hors D'Oeuvres. Champagne/Sparkling Grape Juice Toast. RSVP: tcbddallasevents@gmail.com. For sponsor or any information, contact President, Audrey Moorehead at (214)929-0662 or info@dallascoalitionofblackdemocrats.org. (6 pm - 8 pm, African American Museum, 3536 Grand Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75210)  
Preston Hollow Democrats Holiday Party -- (7:00 - 10:00 PM, Four Seasons Decorations, 139 Turtle Creek Blvd. in the Design District, Dallas)

Tuesday, January 17:

Stonewall Democrats -- Election of officers, postponed from November meeting.

It's Party Time! Start (Or Renew) Your Sustaining Membership In the Dallas County Democratic Party
Sustaining Members of the DCDP make it possible for Democrats to have an office open year-round as a base for our efforts to register, educate, and organize voters to keep Dallas County BLUE. Your regular donation of as little as $10 a month is an investment in the future of the local Democratic Party.

BUT did you know that we have several levels of Sustaining Memberships, each with its own category name and benefits, ranging from Horned Frog to Yellow Dog? Read about them all and choose your level to get (or renew) your Sustaining Membership at this page

Dallas County Democratic Party
Carol Donovan, County Chair
4209 Parry Avenue, Dallas TX 75223
Phone: 214-821-8331     Fax: 214-821-0995
Website:  www.dallasdemocrats.org
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