Founded nearly 50 years ago by Congressmen Henry Waxman and Howard Berman and former City Controller Rick Tuttle and others, the Los Angeles County Young Democrats is the largest organization in California focused on giving young people a voice and a vehicle for activism in local, state, and federal political issues. 

With more than 1,400 members and supporters and dozens of local, state, and federal candidates either members or helped into office by the Club, LACYD remains at the forefront of keeping Young Democrats engaged, informed, and heard on issues of importance to young people.

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    Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 07:00 PM · 21 rsvps
    The Reserve in Los Angeles, CA

    LACYD US Senate and Presidential Endorsement Meeting

    Join LACYD as we make endorsements in the following races for the pivotal 2016 elections. LACYD's board has issued the following recommendations:

    LACYD Executive Board Recommendations:

    • President of the United States: Hillary Clinton
    • US Senate: Kamala Harris
    Additionally, LACYD members will be voting on board recommendations for races in which incumbents are running for re-election with no major challengers. 
    • AD 41 Chris Holden
    • AD 44 Jacqui Irwin
    • AD 45 Matt Dababneh
    • AD 46 Adrin Nazarian
    • AD 49 Ed Chau
    • AD 50 Richard Bloom
    • AD 51 Jimmy Gomez
    • AD 52 Freddie Rodriguez
    • AD 53 Miguel Santiago
    • AD 54 Sebastian Ridley Thomas
    • AD 57 Ian Calderon
    • AD 58 Cristina Garcia
    • AD 59 Reggie Jones Sawyer
    • AD 62 Autumn Burke
    • AD 63 Anthony Rendon
    • AD 70 Patrick O'Donnell
    • SD 33 Ricardo Lara
    • CD 26 Julia Brownley 
    • CD 27 Judy Chu
    • CD 28 Adam Schiff
    • CD 29 Tony Cardenas 
    • CD 30 Brad Sherman 
    • CD 33 Ted Lieu 
    • CD 34 Xavier Becerra
    • CD 35 Norma Torres 
    • CD 37 Karen Bass
    • CD 38 Linda Sanchez 
    • CD 40 Lucille Royball-Allard
    • CD 43 Maxine Waters
    • CD 47 Alan Lowenthal 

    *In order to vote you have to be an active member. Lapsed members can reactivate their membership at the door at a cost of $40. New members must have joined LACYD no fewer than 4 (four) days in advance to be eligible to vote. You can join at lacyd.org/join.

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