How to submit a Resolution

How to submit resolutions for the WA State Party Platform The title of the resolution must be clearly and concisely stated at the beginning of the resolution. The resolution must be no more than two (2) pages in length. The resolution must contain at least two (2) “WHEREAS” statements identifying the situation to be addressed by the resolutiona. “Whereas” statements … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – May 25, 2022

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meeting for May 25, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. For our General Membership Meetings, we require advanced registration for voting purposes.  Only Current Members can vote, so it is necessary to know exactly who is logged in and voting. Click the button below to register for this meeting. After registering, you will receive a … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – Apr. 27, 2022

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meeting for April 27, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. For our General Membership Meetings, we require advanced registration for voting purposes.  Only Current Members can vote, so it is necessary to know exactly who is logged in and voting. Click the button below to register for this meeting. After registering, you will receive … Read More

Remembering Margaret Hager

Please a take moment to reflect on the life of Margaret Hager, a longtime, active member of the First District Democrats. Margaret passed away on Wednesday, March 16. A Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church in Kirkland, Washington on July 13, 2022 at 11am, reception to follow. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made online … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for March 13, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ended on Thursday, March 10, 2022 This week’s alert is a wrap up of the bills that were alive on Monday, March 7th and gives a status as to whether or not the bills have passed the legislature and whether Governor Inslee has signed them … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – Mar. 23, 2022

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meeting for Mar. 23, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. For our General Membership Meetings, we require advanced registration for voting purposes.  Only Current Members can vote, so it is necessary to know exactly who is logged in and voting. Click the button below to register for this meeting. After registering, you will receive … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for March 7, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 This Thursday, March 10, 2022, is the last day allowed for the regular session under the WA State Constitution.  The only bills that remain alive are bills necessary to implement the budget and bills that have passed both chambers.  … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for February 28, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 Today – Monday, February 28, 2022, is the last day for opposite house bills to pass out of the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees. Friday, March 4, 2022 at 5:00 PM is … Read More

Resolution in Support of the Lunar New Year

WHEREAS, on this 1st through the 15th of February in 2022, the people of the First Legislative District jointhe celebration of the Lunar New Year, which is observed in many Asian cultures around the world; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans are an integral component of the diverse fabric of the First Legislative Districtand are among the fastest growing populations in Washington; … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for February 21, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 This Thursday, February 24, 2022, is the last day for bills to pass out of the opposite house committee (except for those bills in the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees). And then … Read More

Legislative Alert for February 14, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 This Tuesday, February 15, 2022 is the last day for bills to pass out of their house of origin. Thursday, February 24, 2022 is the last day for bills to pass out of the opposite house committee (except for … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – Feb. 21, 2022

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meeting for Feb. 21, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. For our General Membership Meetings, we are required to have registration for the meeting for voting purposes.  Only Current Members can vote, so it is necessary to know exactly who is logged in and voting. Important Notice: Starting Nov. 1, 2021, Zoom customers will need … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for February 7, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 Today, Monday, February 7, 2022, was the last day for bills to pass out of the House fiscal committees and Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees in their house of origin. Tuesday, February 15, 2022, is the last … Read More

Legislative Alert for January 30, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 This Thursday, February 3, 2022, is the last day for bills to pass out of committee (except for those bills in the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees) in their house of origin.  … Read More

Legislative Alert for January 23, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session on Monday, January 10, 2022, and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 Thursday, February 3, 2022 is the last day for bills to pass out of committee (except for those bills in the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees) in their house of origin.  February … Read More

Resolution: Edmonds School District Levy

WHEREAS, First District Democrats believe that sufficiently funded public education is a criticalpublic good which undergirds equal opportunity and a democracy, and WHEREAS, every child deserves a world-class education in a safe and supportive environment,and WHEREAS, additional local funding is needed to support additional staffing, learning,enrichment programs, special-education services, and other student-support services, particularto its school district, and WHEREAS, Edmonds … Read More

Resolution: Monroe School District Levy

WHEREAS, First District Democrats believe that sufficiently funded public education is a criticalpublic good which undergirds equal opportunity and a democracy, and WHEREAS, every child deserves a world-class education in a safe and supportive environment,and WHEREAS, additional local funding is needed to support educational programs, student servicesand essential staff, particular to its school district, and WHEREAS, Monroe School District has … Read More

Resolution: Northshore School District Levy and Bond

WHEREAS, First District Democrats believe that sufficiently funded public education is a criticalpublic good which undergirds equal opportunity and a democracy, and WHEREAS, every child deserves a world-class education in a safe and supportive environment,and WHEREAS, additional local funding is needed to support additional staffing, learning,technology and facility needs, particular to its school district, and WHEREAS, Northshore School District has … Read More

Resolution: Lake Washington School District Levies and Bond

WHEREAS, First District Democrats believe that sufficiently funded public education is a criticalpublic good which undergirds equal opportunity and a democracy, and WHEREAS, every child deserves a world-class education in a safe and supportive environment,and WHEREAS, additional local funding is needed to support additional staffing, learning,technology and facility needs, particular to its school district, and WHEREAS, Lake Washington School District … Read More

Resolution: Snohomish School District Levies

WHEREAS, First District Democrats believe that sufficiently funded public education is a criticalpublic good which undergirds equal opportunity and a democracy, and WHEREAS, every child deserves a world-class education in a safe and supportive environment,and WHEREAS, additional local funding is needed to support additional security, custodial andstudent-support staffing, technology and facility needs, particular to its school district, and WHEREAS, Snohomish … Read More

Legislative Alert for January 17, 2022

The Washington State Legislature began its 2022 Legislative Session On Monday, January 10, 2022 and ends on Thursday, March 10, 2022 Thursday, February 3, 2022 is the last day for bills to pass out of committee (except for those bills in the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportation committees) in their house of origin. Monday, … Read More