- 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.
- Tues. 10.11.16 7 pm – 9 pm OCDP Executive Committee Mtg., location tba
- 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.
Archive for the ‘8th District’ Category
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 email@example.com
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.
For a Cinco de Mayo Fundraiser, Social Event and Pizza and Salad Buffet, Thursday, May 5,
Pursuant to Section III A.7 of the Michigan Delegate Selection Plan, a congressional district convention shall convene at 11:00 AM EST in all of Michigan’s fourteen districts on Saturday, May 21st. The purpose of these conventions shall be to elect Delegates and Alternates to represent the district at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
Article IV Sections B & C of the MDP Rules and the Michigan Delegate Selection Plan stipulate the following qualifications for candidacy and eligibility to vote:
In order to hold Party office or vote at any Convention, Caucus, or meeting at any unit of the Michigan Democratic Party at any level, a person must be a member of the Michigan Democratic Party for at least thirty (30) days prior to that Convention, Caucus, or meeting. A Party member must be a qualified elector in order to vote on nominations for public office.
Precinct Delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan offices are exempt from the thirty (30) days advance membership requirement. However, Precinct Delegates, Democratic elected officials, and Democratic nominees to partisan office must be member in order to vote and may join the same day as the Convention, Caucus, or meeting.
Candidates for the offices of DNC Delegate or Alternate shall be those individuals whose applications and candidacies have been accepted by the appropriate presidential campaign.
A. Call to Order
B. Appointment fo Convention Officers
C. Credential Report
D. Rules Report
E. Recess to Presidential Caucus
-Election fo DNC Delegates and Alternate
Saturday, May 21st 2016 Spring District Conventions
All conventions will convene at 11:00 AM EST. Registration begins by 9:30 AM EST.
8th Congressional: Hannah Center 819 Abbot Rd. East Lansing, MI 48823
9th Congressional: Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 98 555 Horace Brown Dr. Madison Heights, MI 48071
11th Congressional: Michigan Education Association 2625 East Oakley Park Rd, Suite 200 Commerce Township, MI 48390
14th Congressional: Southfield Parks & Recreation 26000 Evergreen Southfield, MI 48076
April 12 (Tues) 7:00 pm – Oakland County Democratic Party Executive Committee Mtg at The Crofoot 1, S Saginaw St, Pontiac, MI 48342
Guest Speaker: Melissa Gilbert, 8th District candidate for Congress.
The Crofoot is located on the South East corner of Pike and Saginaw Streets in the heart of downtown Pontiac. The venue is one block North of the Phoenix Amphitheater, 6 Blocks South of M-59 (Huron Street) and located in the center of the Wide Track Loop (Woodward Loop). The Crofoot is directly across the street from a large secure parking lot.
April 16 (Sat) 10:00 am – Noon – Precinct Delegate Training and Rally – UAW 5960 180 E Silverbell Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360 – Event Sponsors include Rochester Area, North Oakland, Waterford, and Pontiac Democratic Clubs. UAW 5960 is east of Lapeer Rd, (map link)
Guest Speakers include: MDP Chair Brandon Dillon, MI House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel, OCDP Chair Frank Houston. Refreshments will be provided.
April 20 (Wed) 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – NODC April Mtg at Clarkston Union Bar & Kitchen 54 S Main St, Clarkston, MI 48346
April 30 (Sat) 6 pm – 10 pm MDP Legacy Dinner (formerly Jeff-Jack) at Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226
Keynote Speaker: Congressman John Lewis (GA -5) for information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/legacy-dinner-2016-tickets-20970970738
Mark your calendar and save the date for our annual Cinco de Mayo fundraiser at C-Pub in Canterbury Village, 2325 Joslyn Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360 Our focus will be countywide races including Executive, Treasurer, Clerk/Register of Deeds, Prosecutor, Water Resources Commisioner
Now is the time join or renew your membership! (Membership Form)
Agenda – March 16, 2016 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm – C-Pub Lake Orion
- Ross Gavin – Deputy Treasurer – Oakland County
- Treasurer’s Report – Kevin Church
- Now is the time to join or renew your NODC membership for 2016!
- Vice Chair’s Report – Francine Melotti
- Chair’s Report – Phil Reid
- Sat. April 16, 10 am to Noon Precinct Delegate Training event at UAW 5960 180 E. Silverbell Rd, Lake Orion, MI 49360, sponsored by NODC, RADC, Waterford Dems, Pontiac Dems, MDP, OCDP
- Candidates for Commissioner, State Rep filing deadline is Tues. April 19
- Precinct Delegates, Candidates for Office filing deadline is 4pm Tues. May 3
- OCDP has moved to 17100 Twelve Mile Rd #5, Southfield, MI 48076, home of Sheet Metal Workers Local 80
- Next meeting will be April 20 at Clarkston Union 54 S Main St, Clarkston, MI 48346 – Speakers and agenda items to be announced
- Good and Welfare
- Adjourn 8:30 p.m.