Contra Costa County’s Democratic Leadership Elect New Officers to Lead Their Party on the Eve of Trump’s Inauguration

PLEASANT HILL, CA - The Democratic Leadership representing over 311,000 registered Democrats in Contra Costa County elected new Officers by acclamation at its reorganization meeting on January 19, 2017, the eve of Republican President Trump’s Inauguration. Also elected were members of the Executive Committee and California Democratic Party Convention delegates - these are two-year terms.

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2017-2018 Committee Membership Application

Attached is the 2017-2018 Committee Chair and Membership application. All members should complete the application and return to the chair, Maria Alegria, by February 7, 2017 so that the officers may make their selections and assignments by February 16, 2017.

Please contact Maria Alegria at or at her personal email address (personal email address is included in the application form) with any questions.

Application Form

Assembly District 15 Election Meeting on January 7, 2017

Democrats registered in Assembly District 15 (Tony Thurmond is our Assemblymember), are invited to participate in the ADEM (Assembly District Election Meeting) at the Community Room of the Albany Library from 11:30-2 PM.

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HOLIDAY PARTY THURSDAY DECEMBER 15th, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Please join our celebration at the IBEW Hall Local 302, 1875 Arnold Drive, Martinez.  Our Holiday event is 6:00 - 9:00 pm and is a POTLUCK, so please bring your favorite appetizer, side dish, salad, or original dessert to serve 12-15 people.  The Committee will provide some entree food, some dessert, and beverages, wine, beer, but if you have a beverage you would like to share, that is great. 

IBEW Hall, Local 302, is where we had our meetings in the past.  Many thanks to Business Manager Tom Hansen and our many other friends in the Brotherhood.  

WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO CELEBRATING WITH YOU!  Please bring your Democratic friends!

In preparing the entree, we would like to get a headcount. We would appreciate if you RSVP to Scott Rafferty, or 202-380-5525.

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Open Seat, Delegates, ADEMS, and DUES

As we prepare for the January Organizational Meeting (Thursday, January 19, 2017) where we will seat our new members elected this past June and elect officers, please be aware of the following, including an Open Seat in District 5 that will also be filled at the January meeting.

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2016 General Election Final Endorsements

The following are the final endorsements of the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County.

The list below is inclusive of all endorsed candidates and measures. Local slate cards, like those mailed to regular voters, can be downloaded/printed from the links at the bottom of this page.

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Statement Condemning Recent Hate Crimes in Contra Costa County

CONCORD, CA, OCTOBER 8, 2016 – Following recent hate crimes in Antioch, Richmond, and Concord, the Democratic Party of Contra Costa County (DPCCC) urges Contra Costa District Attorney Mark Peterson to charge the perpetrators with hate crime enhancements and reiterates its support for minority communities throughout Contra Costa County.

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Cheryl Cook-Kallio Canvassing Sunday, September 25 at 10:30

We are all excited to have a terrific Democratic candidate for State Assembly District 16.  Now it's up to us to help get her elected. Come do some canvassing BEFORE the DPCCC Picnic on Sunday, September 25.  We will meet at 10:30 AM at Sycamore Valley Park, 2101 Holbrook, Danville, at the top of the parking lots near the Basketball court.  Take the Sycamore Valley exit from 680.  Go East about 3 miles, and turn left onto Holbrook at a stoplight.  RSVP to Jon  See you there!

You're Invited to the 85th Annual Democratic BBQ



Sunday, September 25, 2016
2:00 – 6:00 pm
Sycamore Valley Park
2101 Holbrook Drive, Danville

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See you there!


October 22 at the Arlington Community Church in Kensington, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Special Guest: John Chiang, CA Treasurer and candidate for Governor in 2018; Candidate Spin Room

Great food from Atcha Thai in El Cerrito - all tickets $25. Buy your tickets:

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