Our Next Secretary of State: Dr. Shirley Weber

Democrats for Equality, Another congratulations is in order today… The Los Angeles Times is breaking the news that Governor Gavin Newsom will name Dr. Shirley Weber as our next Secretary of State. Dr. Weber serves as the Chair of the California Legislative Black Caucus.Prior to being elected to the State Assembly in 2012, Dr. Weber …

Our Next U.S. Senator: Alex Padilla

Democrats for Equality, Today, Governor Gavin Newsom announced the appointment of Alex Padilla to fill the U.S. Senate vacancy caused by election of Kamala Harris as our next Vice President. Alex Padilla will be the first Latino U.S. Senator from California in our state’s 170-year history. Prior to being elected Secretary of State, he was one …

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 …

This Week: Club Meeting & Trivia Night Fundraiser!

Democrats for Equality, Join us THIS THURSDAY, September 17th at 6:30pm for our last endorsement meeting prior to the upcoming Presidential Election. As noticed previously, we will be considering a consent calendar of local ballot measures as recommended by the San Diego County Democratic Party, as well as formally voting on our club’s priority campaigns. …

Additional Resource: LGBTQ Glossary of Terms

Democrats for Equality, A couple weeks ago, we updated our club’s website to include a page for Transgender Resources and Guidelines — again, thanks to contributions from our executive boardmembers Dr. Andrea Cubitt and Shane Parmely. Earlier this morning, I took the liberty and added another informational resource to our club’s website — …

Our Next Vice President: Kamala Harris

Democrats for Equality, Today, is HERstoric. Our presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden has selected our California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate. As announced officially from Joe Biden’s Twitter account, it’s the announcement that has been heard around the world. Congratulations to our Senator — and, to echo the words of our Governor: Let’s go …