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City of Santa Barbara District 3 Special Election

There will be a special City Council election to fill the 3rd District Council seat on June 5th. If you wish to seek an endorsement from the Democratic Party please contact Joe Pierre at jpierre3@comcast.net We will interview candidates for endorsement at our March 1st meeting at Pea Soup Andersen’s. If you wish to ask…
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SAVE THE DATE: 10th Annual Roosevelt-Hamer Dinner

SAVE THE DATE The 10th Annual Santa Barbara County Democratic Party Roosevelt-Hamer Dinner will take place on April 21, 2018.  The event begins at 6pm at the Carrillo Ballroom in Santa Barbara. (100 E Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101) Check back for more details!

EVENT: Learn about our endorsement process

Join us for a discussion about the Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County’s endorsement process! WHEN: January 6, 2017 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM WHERE: Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara RSVP: Tyler Gibson  

2018 Elections Are Coming Up Soon

We consider a range of factors when endorsing candidates and measures such as political accountability, platform, and behavior in office. Above all, we endorse candidates who share our Democratic values.   We have started the endorsement process for county positions that will be on the June 5, 2018 ballot. If you would like to seek an…
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Local Democrats poised to lead Santa Barbara in 2018

With the new year on the horizons, Santa Barbara Democrats are looking back on a year of success in the Santa Barbara Mayoral and City Council elections. Beginning this January, Democrats will begin tacking important issues that face our city: Climate change, preserving our social safety net, protecting our environment, and making Santa Barbara a…
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City of Santa Barbara accepting applications for vacant 3rd District City Council seat

The City of Santa Barbara is accepting applications for appointment to the vacant City Council seat in the 3rd District. The 3rd district contains portions of Lower State, Lower West, and the Westside. Applications will be accepted until January 16 at 5:30. Eligible candidates will be invited for an oral interview by the city beginning at…
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Welcome to our new site!

Santa Barbara Democrats! We are excited to announce the launch of our new website. The new version of sbdems.org contains a new, modern layout, in addition to the following features… Volunteering sign-up form Calendar of events Voting checklist Our Democratic club pages The Party platform The Central Committee News releases Link to donate We plan…
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2017 City of Santa Barbara Elections

This is a notice for any candidates running for Santa Barbara City Council in Districts 4, 5 and 6 and Mayor that endorsements will be in order by the Democratic Central Committee beginning at our February 2nd meeting. Any registered Democrats wishing to seek our endorsement should contact info@sbdems.org