Category Archives: News

23 Mar
0

Fresno County Democrats add to our numbers at Sunday’s ‘Peace and Justice Festival’

The Fresno County Democratic Central Committee was once again a proud sponsor of Peace Fresno’s ‘Peace and Justice Festival,’ held Sunday, March 21, at the Fresno Fairgrounds. More than a thousand people attended the Festival, and many of those attending ...

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23 Mar
0

President Obama signs healthcare reform into law

From MSNBC.com: President Barack Obama capped a yearlong political drama Tuesday, signing into law a landmark health care reform bill that had been seen as impossible just two months ago. The president said the law “will set into motion what ...

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23 Mar
0

So, what’s in the healthcare reform bill?

From Rep. Louise Slaughter comes this, a most succinct summary of what the healthcare reform bill passed Sunday is designed to do: 10 million of the most struggling Americans will be covered by Medicaid We will provide subsidies to help ...

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23 Mar
0

‘This is what change looks like.’

From our friends at Whitehouse.gov: After a historic vote in the House to send healthcare reform to the President, he speaks to all Americans on the change they will finally see as they are given back control over their own ...

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11 Mar
0

CADEM: California needs a majority vote budget. Sign the petition to help get it on the November ballot

From our friends at the California Democratic Party: Teachers, firefighters and nurses have launched a petition drive to put a majority vote budget on the ballot in November. Their measure changes the vote requirement to pass a budget from two-thirds ...

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09 Mar
0

FCDCC recommends positions on five June propositions

At its regular meeting in March, the Fresno County Democratic Central Committee voted to take positions on the five propositions on the ballot in the June 8 election. Proposition 13: The FCDCC expressed a neutral position. Proposition 14: The FCDCC ...

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02 Mar
0

Running for Governor: Jerry Brown makes it official

From the Brown for Governor campaign comes the following announcement: Today, I am formally announcing my candidacy for the office of Governor of California, to deal head-on with the challenges facing this state I love. I have lived in California ...

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