The Coastside Democratic Club sent questionnaires to all Democratic candidates in contested races. Their responses are shown below, in the order in which the races are listed on the County website. Follow this link to read the Candidate’s responses: SMC Democrat Candidate’s QuestionnairesView full post
Candidates explained their priorities at the Coastside Dems Candidate Kickoff event. From left: Harvey Rarback (Half Moon Bay City Council), Barbra Mathewson (Midcoast Community Council), Scott Boyd (Montara Water), Sabrina Brennan (Harbor District), Ed Larenas (Harbor District), Sophia Layne (Cabrillo USD), Tom Mattush (Harbor District), Carol Joyce (Half Moon Bay City Council), Kathryn Slater-Carter (Montara …View full post
The Kleins and Coastside Democrats will be hosting a 2016 Presidential Debate Watch Party on September 26th, from 5:30 – 8 pm, at the Klein ‘s home, 771 San Carlos Ave., El Granada. The first presidential debate will be moderated by Lester Holt, Anchor, NBC Nightly News and should be stimulating. There is a lot riding on this election so …View full post
Many are being held in SNC Dem HQ in Redwood City. Here is the complete list of phone banks for Hillary throughout the county. There are less than 2 months to go. The time to participate is NOW! On 11/9, the day after the election, you won’t want to wish you had done more. Please …View full post
Candidates explained their priorities at the Coastside Dems Candidate Kickoff event. From left: Harvey Rarback (Half Moon Bay City Council), Barbra Mathewson (Midcoast Community Council), Scott Boyd (Montara Water), Sabrina Brennan (Harbor District), Ed Larenas (Harbor District), Sophia Layne (Cabrillo USD), Tom Mattush (Harbor District), Carol Joyce (Half Moon Bay City Council), Kathryn Slater-Carter (Montara Water District), Amelia Metier (representing Vicki Veenker for Assembly), and Adam Eisen (Half Moon Bay City Council).
Many are being held in SNC Dem HQ in Redwood City.
Here is the complete list of phone banks for Hillary throughout the county.
There are less than 2 months to go. The time to participate is NOW! On 11/9, the day after the election, you won’t want to wish you had done more.
Please pick some dates and come regularly. Bring your cell phone and laptop and LETS DO THIS! (We have paper lists too).
Here is our phone bank schedule this week. These REPEAT WEEKLY:
RCity, Women to Women Wednesday, 9/14, 5-8pm
Daly City, Women to Women Wednesday, 9/14, 5:30-8:30pm
RCity, Thursday, 9/15, 5:00-8:00pm
RSVP: https://www.hillaryclinton.com/…/view/IU3FP27YFRRVCTBD/RCity, Saturday, 9/17, 1-5pm
San Mateo, Monday, 9/19, 5-9pm
Inline image 9 RCity, Tuesday, 9/20, 12:30-2:30pm (DAYTIME)
RCity, Tuesday, 9/20, 4-8pm
San Mateo, Tuesday, 9/20, 5-9pm
New Volunteer Training on Sunday, 9/18, 1-5pm in RCityhttps://www.hillaryclinton.com/events/view/LQH3BUUGG3OTY42Z/
First Presidential Debate Watch Parties on Monday, 9/26
Two choices in SMC. Lets fill both locations!
Redwood City 5pm SMC Dem Hdq (Host: SMC Dems)
RSVP: SAVE THE DATE! Coming soon.
Belmont 5pm Marvin Gardens (Host: SMCFH)
RSVP: SAVE THE DATE! Coming soon.
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We need your help in getting our endorsed candidates elected.
The San Mateo Democrats held their Candidates Endorsement Meeting this past Tuesday, September 13, 2016. The Coastside Democrats were well represented and our membership’s endorsements prevailed. Please remember our local candidates also need your help in getting their message out. See below about volunteer opportunities.
Congratulations to Adam Eisen, Harvey Rarback, Sophia Layne, Sabrina Brennan, Tom Mattusch and Ed Larenas. Please note that the SMC Dems did not endorse State Assembly District 24, MWSD or MCC but the Coastside Democrats did (see list of Coastside Dems endorsements below).
On August 27 the Club membership voted to endorse candidates at a public meeting.
State Assembly, 24th District Vicki Veenker
Cabrillo Unified School District, Governing Board Member Sophia Layne
Half Moon Bay, Council Member Adam Eisen, Harvey Rarback
Montara Water & Sanitary District, Member Board of Directors Scott Boyd, Kathryn Slater-Carter
San Mateo County Harbor District, Commissioner- 2 yr Ed Larenas
San Mateo County Harbor District, Commissioner Sabrina Brennan, Tom Mattusch
Midcoast Community Council, Council Member- 2 yr Barbra Mathewson
Coastsiders at the event:
Front row: Brent Turner, April Vargas, Ellen Pettersen, Paul Grigorieff; Middle row: Harvey Rarback, Carol Joyce, Barbara Dye; Top row: Brigid O’Farrell and TJ Glauthier
Members of the Democratic Central Committee: (left to right) Cecily Harris, Sabrina Brennan, Nancy Yarbrough, Carol Dorshkind, Ashleigh Evans, Sandra Lang, Alexis Lewis, Brigid O’Farrell; Jeffery Adair at microphone.
State Senator Jerry Hill
Assemblyman Kevin Mullin
The office, at 2907 El Camino Real, Redwood City, will be open seven days a week. They are especially looking for volunteers to help with phone banks on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, but all volunteers are welcome.
For more information or to volunteer, please call April Vargas at 650-207-2729l
|Think the media might not be giving us the whole truth about education? Our distinguished panel will explode commonly accepted myths and share surprising facts. Learn what you can do to help.
Speakers: JEAN-MARIE HOUSTON, Director of the Early Learning Support Services of the San Mateo County Office of Education and inductee into the San Mateo County Women’s Hall of Fame. JENNIFER BESTOR, Research Director for Educate Our State, a parent-led grassroots organization that advocates for public education. MELINDA DART, President of the Executive Board of the San Mateo County Central Labor Council and a public school teacher for 30 years.
Wednesday, September 7, 7:00 pm
Woodside Road United Methodist Church
2000 Woodside Rd., Redwood City
Free – Wheelchair accessible – Refreshments
Contact: Ashleigh Evans at