To promote the work of the Eighth Ward Independent Democratic Association, City of St. Louis.
Meet your elected officials and candidates one-on-one. Hear informed speakers discuss important civic and political topics. Build better government by helping to elect well-qualified Democrats. Join us on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 7:30 pm, St. Margaret of Scotland Church basement, 39th & Flad. No meetings July, August, November, December.
We have a Facebook page - 8th Ward Dems STL
The 8th Ward Dems will meet on September 20, 2018 and October 18, 2018, at 7:30 pm at St. Margaret of Scotland Church in the church basement. 39th & Flad. Childcare provided. (Meetings are on the third Thursday of the month in the months when we meet.)
Last day to register to vote in the November 6th, 2018 election is October 10, 2018 (postmark date if you are mailing in a registration).
Our Endorsements for the August 7, 2018 Missouri
Primary Election. These endorsements were determined by a vote of the membership
at our June 21, 2018 meeting. Thank you to everyone who attended the endorsement
meeting, and thank you to every candidate who shared their time with us. No on Proposition A (Referendum on Right to Work
(Anti-Union) legislation)Yes on Proposition 1 (City of St. Louis Bond Issue –
new bond issue with no increase in property taxes)For U.S. Senator: Claire McCaskillFor U.S. Rep, MO-1: Lacy ClayFor State Auditor:Nicole GallowayFor STL Collector of Revenue: Gregg F.X. DalyFor STL Recorder of Deeds: Michael ButlerFor STL License Collector: Mavis ThompsonFor 78th Dist State Rep: Bruce Franks Jr.For 79th Dist State Rep: Lakeysha Frazier BosleyFor 80th Dist State Rep: Peter Merideth
Our endorsement meeting for the August 7, 2018 Missouri Primary election is Thursday, June 21st, 7:30 pm in the church basement at St. Margaret of Scotland (39th & Flad). CHILDCARE PROVIDED.
A BIG THANK YOU to all who attended and all who assisted with and donated to the June 10th Luau fundraiser. We had a good turnout, good food, a pretty setting, and no rainstorm this year. Reminder that we do not meet in July or August.
May 17 and June 21, 2018 - 7:30 pm - 8th Ward Dems meetings - hear from Democratic Primary Election candidates on the August 7, 2018 Missouri primary ballot on both dates. June 21st meeting is our endorsement meeting, when members (per our bylaws) vote on which Democratic candidates to endorse in the primary. CHILDCARE PROVIDED AT BOTH MEETINGS.
And here's the info on our June 10th Luau Fundraiser:
Our next meeting will be Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 7:30 PM at St. Margaret of Scotland Church Basement at the corner of 39th and Flad. Save the date for our annual Luau fundraiser:Sunday, June 10, 2018, afternoon, details TBA WE WILL HAVE CHILDCARE AT THIS MEETING Renewal dues can be paid now