Democratic Club of the Santa Clarita Valley





Obamacare to be discussed
The Political Discussion Group of Friendly Valley, in coordination with The Democratic Club of the Santa Clarita Valley, The California State African American Caucus Region # 13, Organizing for Action (OFA), concerned Santa Clarita citizens and the California small business owners are sponsoring a discussion on “Seeking Answers on Affordable Care Act aka OBAMACARE”. The Keynote speaker will be Dr. Dylan Roby, (UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, Assistant Professor of Health Policy & Management UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Director, Health Economics and Evaluation Research.) The event will be held on Tuesday, Septemeber 17th at 6:30pm - 9:30pm at Coco's Family Restaurant on 24930 Pico Canyon Road in Stevenson Ranch. Please See our Posting for more info.

Letter to Barbara Boxer regarding Cemex

DAA Letter supporting Kamala Harris stance on county OVOV

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Mission Statement:

To stimulate an active interest in governmental affairs, to increase the efficiency of popular government, and to foster and perpetuate the ideals and principles of the Democratic Party.

Regular Club Meetings:

The Club holds regular open meetings on the 2nd Thursday of every month starting at 7:00 pm. The location will vary from month to month and will always be posted in advance.

The purpose of this Club includes:

  1. To support and elect candidates at the local, state, and federal levels of government who will advocate the values of the Democratic Party.

  2. To contribute to the growth and influence of the Democratic Party by educating and registering voters, developing leadership, contributing to the development of the Party Platform and in other ways as supported by the Club membership.

  3. To enhance the visibility and promote a positive image of Democrats in the Santa Clarita Valley through community involvement and sponsorship of events.

  4. To fundraise for organizational activities and for support of candidates and issues as approved by the Club membership.

  5. To create opportunities for discussion and advocacy on issues of importance, including, but not limited to: business, civil liberties, economy, education, environment, foreign policy, health care, the justice system, and social security.
In addition to participating in State and National campaigns, our Club President has set forth three primary goals upon which to focus:

  1. Identifying, supporting, and helping elect qualified local candidates for positions to include:
    • Local School Boards
    • Local Water Boards
    • Santa Clarita City Council
    • State Assembly, State District 38
    • State Senate, District 17

  2. Drafting, proposing, and organizing support for the passage of State and Local legislation and measures that benefits and improves our quality of life, personal safety, and promotes equality to include:
    • Appropriate Santa Clarita Open Space and environmental initiatives Appropriate development and annexation of lands into the City of Santa Clarita
    • Transparency in government expenditures and land transfers
    • Promotion of racial, religious, and ethnic tolerance and understanding
    • Adaptation of sentencing and treatment policies pertaining to habitual criminals
    • Adaptation of sentencing and treatment policies pertaining to sexual predators

  3. Encouraging and promoting expanded and open dialogue among members of the community, with local government, sister Democratic Clubs and organizations, and persons and groups representing various viewpoints.
Membership and Dues:

Membership shall be open to any person regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, religion, ethnic identity, sexual orientation or economic station, provided they are at least fourteen years of age, meet dues requirements and are:

• Registered as a Democrat in Los Angeles County; or,

• A person devoted to the principles of the Democratic Party

• A person ineligible to register as a voter because of inability to meet registration requirements whereas the person certifies his or her intention to register as a Democrat upon becoming eligible.

• Only registered Democrats may hold elective office in the Club.

Elected Officers for the 2011-2012 Term

Minerva L. Williams  
Marketing Consultant

Vice President
Rosemarie Sanchez-Fraser

Rick Drew  
Income Tax Accountant

Recording Secretary
Steve Brooks

Corresponding Secretary
Todd Hoover  
Network Administrator