Congratulations to Our New Executive Board!

Democrats for Equality, Thank you to all our club members who attended and voted at last night’s meeting! Congratulations to all our newly-elected executive board members: Vice President for Political Action: Michelle KrugController: Melinda VasquezSergeant-at-Arms: Rickie BrownNorth Coastal Area Director: Jeri NicolasNorth Inland Area Director: Ross PikeEast Area Director: Tiffany GonzalezMetro West Area Director: Tyler RennerAt-Large Directors: Sunday …

Marcus Bush, Bylaws, and Board Elections

Democrats for Equality, February is Black History Month. Last night, CBS 8 interviewed newly-elected Councilmember Marcus Bush on his historic election as the first Afro-Latino and first LGBTQ elected in National City. We also posted an article from NBC News on our club’s Facebook page honoring 16 queer Black pioneers who made history. …

2021 ADEM Elections

Democrats for Equality, ADEM (Assembly District Election Meetings) elections are held every two years and are an opportunity for us to elect delegates — 7 female-identified, and 7 other-than-female-identified — from each Assembly District to the California Democratic Party’s State Central Committee. This year, due to the coronavirus, ADEM elections are …

Election Day: Today, Let’s Make History!

Democrats for Equality, You’re probably having to endure a number of sleepless nights over the last couple days, weeks — months and years even. The good news is that anxiety probably ends today, tonight, and in the coming weeks. Today, is Election Day. For all the protesting, marching, and organizing …

Activism in National City

Democrats for Equality, Did you know that National City has a municipal ordinance on the books from the 1960’s that prohibits “impersonating members of the opposite sex?” In a San Diego Union-Tribune article this week, club board member and LGBTQ activist Coyote Moon recently discovered the discriminatory law and reached out to National …