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

1st Legislative District Democrats – Legislative Alert for April 21, 2019

We are rapidly approaching the end of the legislative session.  We have one week before the session closes.  The session ends on April 28, 2019.  The only items that can be considered this week in the legislature are initiatives, alternatives to initiatives, budgets and matters necessary to implement budgets, matters that affect state revenue, messages pertaining to amendments, differences between … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – July 19, 2021

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meetingfor July 19, 2021, 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. If you have any trouble connecting to our General Membership … Read More

Resolution – Standing in Solidarity with the Palestinian Community

The First Legislative District Democrats strongly condemn any violence or hate targeting Palestinians, and call on the US government to restrict military aid to Israel and make future aid contingent upon Israel following the Geneva Convention on Human Rights in the treatment of PalestiniansAnd ask that Congresswoman Suzan DelBene and Congressman Rick Larsen co-sponsor Congresswoman Betty McCollum’s H.R. 2590, the, … Read More

Resolution in Support of Eliminating the Filibuster

The First District Democrats call on the US Senate to end the filibuster as currently practiced in order for important legislation to pass. Proposed by Tyler Kelson, June 3, 2021Recommended DO PASS by the First District Democrats Issues Committee – June 3, 2021Passed by 1st LD Dems General Meeting – June 21, 2021 View Resolution

Resolution in Support of Best Start for Kids 2021 Levy

First District Democrats support passage of the King County Best Start for Kids Levy which is on the 2021 August primary ballot, and urge King County voters to vote YES on the Best Start for Kids Levy. Proposed by Linda Tosti-Lane, May 6, 2021Recommended DO PASS by the First District Democrats Issues Committee, June 3, 2021Passed – General Meeting June … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – June 21, 2021

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meetingfor June 21, 2021, 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. If you have any trouble connecting to our General Membership … Read More

1st LD May 2021 Endorsements

May 2021 Endorsements as approved by membership on May 24, 2021 Endorsement Recommendations as Summarized by the Elections Committee on May 19, 2021

New Resolution – API Solidarity

The First District Democrats strongly condemn any violence and hate towards the Asian and Pacific Islanders (API) community and do hereby proclaim our renewed and ongoing commitment to be a diverse community free from racism so all those in the District feel safe and welcomed and urge everyone to interrupt instances of racism and intolerance by speaking up and standing … Read More

New Resolution – Upholding Environmental Justice Inspired by the San Francisco Bay Chevron Oil Spill

The First Legislative District Democrats join the Snohomish County Young Democrats in lifting up to our elected officials and our community the existential threat of environmental pollution associated with fossil fuels and their disproportionate health impacts on vulnerable populations. Approved by the Snohomish County Young Democrats by a vote on: 2/21/21Submitted on their behalf to 1st LD Issues Committee by … Read More

New Resolution – Support the Washington Recovery Agenda Resolution

Resolution to support the Washington Recovery Agenda which will put us back on the road to economic growth and create an economy that’s stronger and healthier than it was before. Through new progressive taxes on the state’s wealthiest citizens and most profitable corporations, we can come together to invest at least $2.5 billion this biennium. Proposed by Linda Tosti-Lane – … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – May 24 2021

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meetingfor May 24, 2021, 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. Follow these steps to insure you are able to connect … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for April 27, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session ended on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Bills that passed the legislature have been sent to the governor’s office for his action to sign the bill into law, allow it to become law without his signature, and/or veto the entire bill or a portion of it.  A number of bills have been signed into law and others … Read More

1st District Democrats Legislative Alert for April 20, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to this coming Sunday, April 25, 2021. With approximately 6 days left in the legislative session for this year, the main focus for the remainder of the session will be to finalize the revenue and budget packages for the 2021-2023 biennium. There will be additional votes to … Read More

1st District Democrats Legislative Alert for April 13, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to end on Sunday, April 25, 2021. This Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 5:00 PM was the last day that the legislature may consider and pass opposite house bills except initiatives and alternatives to initiatives, budgets and matters necessary to implement budgets, differences between the houses, and … Read More

1st LD Democrats Legislative Alert for April 5, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to end on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Last Friday, April 2, 2021 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. Next Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 5:00 PM is the … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – Apr 19 2021

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meetingfor April 19, 2021, 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. Follow these steps to insure you are able to connect … Read More

1st District Democrats – Legislative Alert for March 23, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to end on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Friday, March 26, 2021 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). Friday, April 2, 2021 … Read More

1st LD Democrats Legislative Alert for March 15, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to end on Sunday,April 25, 2021.Friday, March 26, 2021 is the last day for bills to pass out of the opposite house committee (except forthose bills in the House fiscal committees and the Senate Ways and Means and Transportationcommittees).Friday, April 2, 2021 is the last day for … Read More

2021 King Conservation Board of Supervisors Election

King County residents: remember to vote by March 23 for the open position on the King Conservation District Board of Supervisors. King County Democrats have endorsed four candidates: Brittney Bush Bollay Kali Clark John Comerford Melissa Tatro More information can be found here: https://kingcd.org/about/board-of-supervisors/elections-and-appointments/

1st LD Democrats Legislative Alert for March 8, 2021

The 2021 Legislative Session began on Monday, January 12, 2021 and is scheduled to end on Sunday,  April 25, 2021.  Tomorrow, Tuesday, March 9, 2021 5 PM is the deadline to pass bills out of their house of origin.  Friday, March 26, 2021 is the last day for bills to pass out of the opposite house committee (except for  those … Read More

General Monthly Meeting – 2021-03-15

First District Democrats General Membership Monthly Meetingfor March 15, 2021, 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. Follow these steps to insure you are able to connect … Read More