2016 NODC Voter Slate Card

October 4th, 2016

Vote Democratic on Nov 8

Oakland County — 8th District Slate


Suzanna Shkreli                         U.S. Rep. 8th District


Ted Villella                                  State Rep. District 43

Mark Venie                                 State Rep. District 44

David Lillis                                 State Rep. District 46

Ryan Bladzik                              State Rep. District 51

State Board of Education

John Austin                                MI Board of Education

Ish Ahmed                                  MI Board of Education

Denise Ilitch                                 UM Board of Regents

Laurence B. Deitch                   UM Board of Regents

Dianne Byrum                              MSU Board of Trustees

Diann Woodard                          MSU Board of Trustees

Mark Gaffney                               WSU Board of Governors

Yvette McElroy Anderson        WSU Board of Governors



Vicki Barnett                               County Executive

Jessica R. Cooper                      Prosecuting Attorney

Craig Covey                                 Sheriff

Lisa R Brown                              Clerk/Register of Deeds

Andy Meisner                             Treasurer

Jim Nash                                      Water Resources Commis.


County Commissioners

Michelle Bryant                                  District 1

Rhonda Carr                                        District 2

Michelle McClellan                            District 3

Phillip Reid                                          District 4


Brandon Twp Trustee

Patricia A. Salter



««« Vote the Non-Partisan Ballot «««

Oakland Community College (3)

Pam Jackson

Emily Mixter

Max C. Milstein


Nonpartisan Judicial Candidates

Justice of Supreme Court

Frank Szymanski              Full Term

Deborah A. Thomas          Partial Term


Circuit Court, Non-Incumbent

Lorie Savin                                  OR

Victoria Valentine


Judge of Probate Court – Non-Incumbent

Jennifer Callahan                          


Ballot Proposals

Regional Transit Authority Vote Yes


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Polls Will Be Open 7:00 Am To 8:00 Pm


October 2016 Events

September 24th, 2016
  • Sun. 10.2.16 10 am – 5 pm Taste of Clarkston, W. Washington St at Mill St, downtown Clarkston, 48346 – join us at our booth as we support our candidates!
  • Sun. 10.9.16 6 pm – 9 pm – Oakland County Democratic Party annual Phil Hart Dinner at Farina’s Banquet Center in Berkley, MI, let us know if you would like to join our table!  If so, tickets are $85  There will be a Presidential Debate Watch Party at the end of the event.
  • Wed. 10.21.16 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm NODC monthly meeting at Clarkston Union (downstairs) 54 S Main St, Clarkston, MI 48346 – Speakers (candidates) to be announced.


Save the date!  Election watch party Tues. Nov. 8 at the Clarkston Union (downstairs)

September 2016 Events

September 13th, 2016
  • Mon., Sept 5 9:30 am Labor Day Parade in Clarkston, the NODC will walk with Andy Meisner. Parade starts at 10 am at St. Daniel Church at Holcomb and Miller.
  • Tues. Sept. 13 7 pm Oakland County Democratic Party meeting at Plumbers Local 98, 555 Horace Brown Dr, Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Wed. Sept 21 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm NODC meeting at C-Pub, 2325 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360 – Guest speaker Marie Donigan will speak about the Rapid Transit Authority ballot initiative. Candidates (North Oakland) are invited to speak to the group
  • Sat. Sept 24 10 am – 5 pm Septemberfest in Ortonville, (Mill St at South St)
  • Save the date: Sun. Oct 2 Taste of Clarkston Noon to 6 pm, corner of Washington and Main St





August 2016 Events

August 5th, 2016

Sat. Aug. 6 10:15 a.m. – Noon – Lone Ranger Parade in Oxford, meet at Oxford Marketplace, 208 S. Washington, Oxford, MI 43871, parade route is North on Lapeer Rd (M24) for .8 miles to the Oxford Fire Dept on Church St.  Please join us to support our candidates!

Sun. Aug. 7 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm – OCDP annual Summer Picnic, this year at the home of the Honorable Mykale Garrett, 18804 Lacrosse Ave., Lathrup Village, MI 48076.  Suggested donation is $20.16 or OCDP Basic Membership renewal.  This is a potluck, so please bring a dish to share.  RSVP to Amanda at info@ocdp.org

Sat. Aug. 13 10:30 – Noon, Oakland 8th District Convention, Orion Twp. Public Library, 825 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48362  Sat. Aug 13 10:30 – Noon Oakland 8th District Convention – Orion Twp Library we will be electing 1 female delegate to the MDP Credentials Committee, 1 male and 1 female (alternate delegates) to the MDP Platform & Resolutions.  We will also be voting to approve any submitted resolutions to be sent to the MDP Platform and Resolutions Committee.  Candidates welcome!

Sat. Aug. 20 4 pm – 8 pm – NODC Annual Summer Picnic, this year at the home of Fred and Nancy Miller, 875 N Baldwin Rd, Oxford, Mi 48371 Food, Fun, and Candidates!  Adults $10 each, Children under 18 $5 each, Please bring a dish to pass, NODC will provide hamburgers, hot dogs, soft drinks, water Also, please bring a donation for our ongoing support of the Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry

Sat. Aug. 27 9 a.m – 8 p.m. Michigan Democratic Party State Convention at Lansing Center, 333 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48933.  We will be electing Candidates for State Supreme Court; State Board of Education; State University Boards; Michigan Presidential Electors.

Precinct delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan office must be members of the Michigan Democratic Party on August 27, 2016 and may become members that day when they register at State Convention.  Otherwise, in order to vote at the State Convention, a person other than a precinct delegate, Democratic elected official, or Democratic nominee to partisan office must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party at least thirty (30) days prior to August 27, 2016 or by July 29, 2016

The 2016 Michigan Coordinated Campaign is up and running!  The closest office is at 4 N. Saginaw St. Pontiac, MI 48342. The area coordinator is Elania Pruzinski, and the Oakland Cty Regional Field Director is Mona DeQuis. Please drop by and introduce yourself.




July 2016 Events

June 30th, 2016

July 4, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Clarkston Independence Day Parade

Meet at St. Daniel Church Parking Lot.  Parade begins at 10:00 a.m.

Parade ends at Renaissance H.S., parking at Clarkston Elementary School 6589 Waldon Rd, Clarkston, MI 48346

Help us support our candidates!