Collin County Democratic Party Chair Candidate Forum

Collin County Democratic Party Chair Candidate Forum

proudly presents: Collin County Democratic Party Chair Candidate Forum Sunday, January 7, 2018 2:30-4 p.m. Registration begins at 2:15 p.m. Haggard Library Program Room 2201 Coit Road Plano, TX 75075 Moderated by Penny Robe, J.D. President and attorney at Robe Law Firm in Plano, TX. Current Candidates*: Mike Rawlins, Incumbent Stirling Morris, Candidate *The filing …

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WOW DEMS General Member Meeting 11/9/17

WOW DEMS General Member Meeting 11/9/17

Our guest speaker is Mindy Minor, Program Director for Girls Embracing Mothers. Girls Embracing Mothers, Inc. is a Dallas based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. GEM’s primary focus is to empower girls in grades K-12 with mothers in prison to break the cycle of incarceration and lead successful lives with vision and purpose.   Mindy Minor is …

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URGENT: Call to Action for ACA

URGENT: Call to Action for ACA

URGENT:  Senate Republicans have until September 30th to repeal theAffordable Care Act with only 50 votes. They are pushing the Graham-Cassidy health care bill that is as bad as, or worse than, the previous attempts to repeal the ACA. We need to contact Senators ASAP to express our concern.   Just like all those previous attempts, this resurrection of …

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Candidate Spotlight: Misty Irby for Justice of the Peace Precinct 1

Candidate Spotlight: Misty Irby for Justice of the Peace Precinct 1

Born and raised in Dallas, Misty Irby has lived in McKinney, TX since 2004. Her educational background includes an Associate’s Degree and Certification in Paralegal Studies from Collin County Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree from The University of North Texas with Certification in Alternative Dispute Resolution. She is currently working toward a Master’s Degree …

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Join Us for Oktoberfest!

Join Us for Oktoberfest!

Come join and help support WOWDems October 7th from 4-6pm at Franconia Brewery! Sponsorships are available, and the “Mayor of Oktoberfest” has the honor of tapping the keg! Early Bird pricing of $25 expires September 23rd. Regular admission of $35 expires October 6th. “Day of” admission is $40. Bring a folding chair for comfort and …

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WOW Dems Candidate Spotlight

WOW Dems Candidate Spotlight

WOW Dems will feature a spotlight on announced candidates with a strong history of involvement with and support for WOW Dems. We are honored to feature our first candidate spotlight on Sharon Hirsch, candidate for Texas House District 66 and former WOW Dems President. Sharon Hirsch is pleased to announce her candidacy for Texas House …

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Lest We Forget…

Lest We Forget…

Our hearts go out to the family of Heather Heyer who was killed and 19 others who were injured in last weekend’s horrific terrorist attack. In order to understand what happened in Charlottesville, VA, we have to go far back in time. Bill Moyers, the noted journalist, produced a video on Inauguration Day that is …

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The Power of Joining a Committee

The Power of Joining a Committee

Good morning WOW Dems! Making calls and participating in rallies aren’t the only way to have your voice heard in your community. Actually, one would argue that participating on a county board or commission is one of the most effective steps citizens can take in having an active voice in their government. If Democrats want …

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Upcoming Meetings of the Special Session

Upcoming Meetings of the Special Session

WOW Dems, For your activist ease, the Legislative Committee has created a simple document that will be keeping track of upcoming committee meetings regarding issues deemed as most important to the organization: women’s health, education, and LGBTQ rights within the Special Session. On this sheet, you will find the bill number, a brief summary, the …

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