SMRR/SMDC to Host State of the Union Event

Santa Monica for Renters’ Rights and the Santa Monica Democratic Club are co-hosting a get together on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Yankee Doodles to watch the State of the Union Address. You may begin arriving at 5:30pm; the speech starts at 6:00pm.

Bring your family, mingle, discuss, and have fun. There is no charge for this event, but the purchase of food and drink is encouraged.
We must know the number of attendees in advance.

Yankee Doodles
1410 3rd St. Promenade
SM 90401
5:30pm to 8:00pm


SMDC Meeting Wednesday, May 30, 2012

The Santa Monica Democratic Club will discuss (and possibly endorse) the following:

Proposition 28 — Limits on Legislators’ Terms in Office
Proposition 29 — Additional Tax on Cigarettes for Cancer Research

Measure H: LA County Hotel Occupancy Tax Continuation Measure
Meaure L: LA County Landfill Tax Continuation Measure

We will also discuss the proposed development of Village Trailer Park.

Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Community Room, Ocean Park Branch of SM Public Library, Main & Ocean Park Blvd.
Refreshments, No Charge, and Public Welcome.


Santa Monica Democratic Club Endorsements for June Ballot

June 2012

Assembly District 50:
Torie Osborn
Los Angeles County District Attorney:
Danette E. Meyers
Superior Court Judges:
Office #3:  Craig Gold
Office #38  Lynn Diane Olson
Office #65:  Shannon Knight
Office #78:  James D. Otto
Office #114:  Eric Harmon
Los Angeles County Democratic Central Committee (7) endorsed:
Dante Atkins, 
Joseph A. Cislowski,
Ralph Erickson,
A. Lee Walkup, 
Evelyn Metoyer-Williams,  
Diana Plotkin,
Heidi G. Shink



Please join us at this very important event and meet the candidates that are asking for your vote!


Meet your candidates. Ask Questions.

The 2012 Primary Election is just a few months away. Now is your opportunity to hear from the CA State Assembly candidates as well as ask your own questions.

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Time:  6:30 – 9:00pm

Location:  Santa Monica Main Library – 2nd floor, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard

(Enter on 7th Street between Arizona and Santa Monica Blvds.)

Get to know the people you will be voting for in June.

CA STATE ASSEMBLY CANDIDATES (Registered Democratic Candidates confirmed to attend.)

  • Richard Bloom
  • Betsy Butler
  • Torie Osborn

Sponsored by: Santa Monica Democratic Club


SM Democratic Club November 30 Meeting

Redistricting: What it means for you!
Expert on new political district boundaries to speak to Democrats.
The Santa Monica Democratic Club will host Loyola University Professor Jessica Levinson who will discuss the impact of the new political district boundaries on our elected officials. Should we expect big changes in the political balance of power or more of the same? Show up and find out!
Date: Wednesday, November 30th 2011
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: St. Anne’s Community Room, 20th/Colorado, Santa Monica
Q & A to follow.
No charge, light refreshments, free parking, public invited.