October meeting: Madela Barnes

Mandela Barnes, our next lieutenant governor, will be the featured speaker at our October membership meeting. Please come! When: 7 p.m. Wedesday, Oct. 10 Where: Concourse Hotel, 1 W. Dayton St., Madison

Yard sign update

The good news is that there is massive demand for Evers yard signs from around the state. The bad news is that that is delaying their arrival, and we don’t have them as of today (Sept. 12). We do have Baldwin signs, which will be available at tonight’s membership meeting and at the Dane County… Read More

Fall campaign yard signs

As of this writing (Aug. 20) we don’t have any Tony Evers yard signs. We have a few Tammy Baldwin signs, which we’re distributing Saturdays from the Dane Dems table at the Dane County Farmers Market (Pinckney/Mifflin corner). As soon as we have more signs we will ramp up the distribution. Check this space and/or… Read More

August meeting: Meet Josh Kaul

Our next membership meeting will be Aug. 15, the day after the primary. Our featured guest will be Josh Kaul, our next attorney general. Other primary winners are likely to visit as well. Hope to see you there! What: August membership meeting When: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15 Where: Concourse Hotel, 1 W. Dayton St.,… Read More

Roys wins Dane Dems straw poll

Results of the straw poll of Dane Dems members who attended the Aug. 9 gubernatorial candidate forum: Kelda Roys, 33 percent (39 votes) Mike McCabe, 22 percent (26 votes) Kathleen Vinehout, 17 percent (20 votes) Paul Soglin, 10 percent (12 votes) Mahlon Mitchell, 8 percent (10 votes) Tony Evers, 8 percent (9 votes)* Matt Flynn,… Read More

Gubernatorial candidate forum

If you’re still on the fence about the primary, or if you want to support your favorite in a straw poll, you’ll want to attend the Dane Dems forum for gubernatorial candidates. When: 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9 Where: Concourse Hotel, 1 W. Dayton St., Madison Special note: Because of this event, our regular membership… Read More

Assembly District 77 primary forum

The four Demcratic candidates vying to replace retiring Rep. Terese Berceau in Assembly District 77 will debate at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 24 at First Baptist Church, 518 N. Franklin St., Madison. Dems in the near west and south sides of Madison, please consider attending to learn more about our candidates. This event is co-sponsored by Dane Dems… Read More

Let’s talk agriculture, food and water!

Share your concerns on agriculture, food and water at this family picnic sponsored by Dane Dems and the Wisconsin Democratic Rural Caucus. Meet others who share your interests, and discuss your thoughts on candidates for governor. Simple picnic food provided. Suggested donation: $5. What: Pitchforks, Plates and Politics When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 10 Where:… Read More