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23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
(928) 779-1919

May 2017

Democratic Political Action!

May 18, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Our speakers this month are affiliated with the local chapter of Citizen's Climate Lobby and the Sierra Club. They will provide information on political efforts related to climate change and environmental issues. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The gathering is open to all Democrats and like-minded Independents. This month’s meeting is at Weatherford Hotel in Downtown Flagstaff. Buy your own lunch, coffee, or beer. The discussion is on us! It will really help move things…

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June 2017

Democratic Political Action!

June 15, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Steve Farley now serves as Senate Assistant Minority Leader and the Ranking Democrat on the Finance Committee, as well as Member of the Appropriations, Financial Institutions, and Ethics Committees.  He is a candidate for Governor in the upcoming 2018 Democratic primary. Steve will speak to our Democratic Political Action! group on Thursday, June 15. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The gathering is open to all Democrats and like-minded Independents. This month’s meeting is at Weatherford…

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July 2017

Democratic Political Action!

July 20, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Representatives of the Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce will discuss the legislative session from the Chamber's point of view and answer our questions. We expect this to be a friendly but lively exchange.  Guests from the Chamber are Stuart McDaniel, VP of Government Affairs, and Antara Hunter, Executive Assistant to the President/CEO and Arts, Education and Workforce Initiatives Liaison. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The gathering is open to all Democrats and like-minded Independents. This…

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September 2017

Democratic Political Action! Lunch

September 21, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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NOTE TIME CHANGE FROM OUR USUAL OVER THE LUNCH HOUR TIME. There is a conflict at the venue, so we moved to a later time. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The gathering is open to all Democrats and like-minded Independents. This month’s meeting is at Weatherford Hotel in Downtown Flagstaff. Buy your own lunch, coffee, or beer. The discussion is on us! Last month, we heard about strategy to win LD 6 races. This month,…

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November 2017

DPA! Lunch: Is Arizona Really Turning Blue?

November 16, 2017 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Political Science Professor Fred Solop will speak to the Democratic Political Action! Lunch for November. Professor Solop's specialty is polling and he'll talk about the likelihood of and factors that will make it possible to turn Arizona blue. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The gathering is open to all Democrats and like-minded Independents. Lunch will be available for purchase off the menu, but the purchase is optional. All are welcome to attend and participate…

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January 2018

Democratic Political Action Lunch!

January 18, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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This is the story the Kochs don’t want you to hear: How big money influences the rates you pay and the importance of electing Democrats to the Corporation Commission, which determines those rates and so much more that impacts the daily lives of Arizona citizens. Come to this meeting and learn why the Arizona Corporation Commission is more important to you than you know. Appearing this month will be two of the four Democrats running in the primary for two seats…

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February 2018

Democratic Political Action!

February 15, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Our featured speaker is Dr. Peter Weiser, a retired psychiatrist with a law degree from Arizona State University, and 40 years experience in forensic psychiatry. Dr. Weiser will present some opinions about the "Goldwater Rule" and the controversial book "The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump." We hope for much audience participation in this discussion! Kiana Sears, candidate for Corporation Commission, will attend to introduce herself and answer questions. Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to discuss topics of current interest. The…

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April 2018

Hear Us Roar: Arizona Democratic Women Candidates 2018

April 13, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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A forum where women in politics will discuss what it's like to be a woman in politics.  What unique challenges must she deal with because of her gender? What inspired her to get into the race? You'll listen to answers to more penetrating questions generated by our moderators.  Important dates: April 13. RSVP by April 9. Moderated by Lori Poloni-Staudinger (founder of Together We Will, Northern Arizona) and NAU Young Democrats. Sponsored by the Coconino County Democratic Party, NAU Young…

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Democratic Political Action! Racism 2.0

April 19, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Democratic Political Action will be back at the Weatherford on April 19, 11:30 AM - 1 PM. Dr. Frederick Gooding, Jr., who is with the Northern Arizona University Ethnic Studies Program will provide perspective on why the exploding racism in the country is no surprise to minority communities.  Dr. Gooding was recently featured on the front page of the Arizona Daily Sun.  Dr. Gooding has provided "implicit bias" training to the Flagstaff Police Department and spoken at national and international…

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May 2018

Democratic Political Action! January Contreras for AG!

May 17, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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January Contreras, candidate for Arizona Attorney General, will talk about net neutrality, women's rights, enforcing gun laws, and other reasons we need a good State Attorney General. Flagstaff Vice-Mayor Jamie Whalen will talk about the impact from this recent legislative session on Arizona cities.

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June 2018

Democratic Political Action! What Matters on the Navajo Nation?

June 21, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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State Senator Jamescita Peshlakai (LD-7) will be our speaker this month. She will address issues of importance to the Navajo Nation and how a Democratic majority in the Arizona Legislature could help. Come and participate in this important discussion! Order off the menu or just come!

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July 2018

Meet Senator Katie Hobbs – Candidate for Secretary of State

July 5, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Stop by Charly's in the Weatherford Hotel on July 5 to meet Senate Minority Leader Katie Hobbs. Hosted by Mayor Coral Evans, Harriet Young, and Louisa Ballard.

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Democratic Political Action! Lunchtime Event

July 19, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Stephanie Berger is a nationally known consultant for Democratic candidates and a prominent fundraiser.  She worked in the Clinton White House and for Hillary’s senatorial and presidential campaigns.  She’s a  dynamic speaker and educator.  Come hear her speak on how to win elections and how she views the upcoming midterms. Stephanie is a veteran of three presidential campaigns and an expert, teacher and trainer in the field of fundraising and non-profit development. She laid the groundwork for starting Berger Hirschberg Strategies…

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August 2018

Democratic Political Action! – Lunchtime Event

August 16, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Democratic Political Action! meets monthly to offer speakers on topics of interest to Democrats and like-minded Independents. This month we're planning to hear from Congressman O'Halleran unless urgent business keeps him in Washington.

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September 2018

Flagstaff GOTV Kickoff and Strategy Session!

September 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Get Out the Vote aka "GOTV" is just around the corner! This is when Democrats from every corner of Arizona will be knocking doors and making calls non-stop until every single voter has cast their ballot! Join the Arizona Democratic Party Coordinated Campaign Staff at our Northern Arizona GOTV Kickoff as the AZ Dems present their statewide GOTV program and strategy for electing Democrats up and down the ticket in 2018! Sign up for GOTV here: https://t.co/9ifmY6Y5Of

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November 2018

Democratic Political Action! Luncheon: Post Election Analysis

November 15, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Stephen Nuno, NAU political scientist and NBC News contributor, will provide an insider's point of view of the 2018 General election results.  Join us at the Exchange Club bar in the Weatherford Hotel.  Seating is limited!  RSVP to Harriet Young at 928-699-9576 to reserve a spot.

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January 2019

Democratic Political Action!

January 17, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Democratic Political Action will kick off the new election cycle discussing the current Arizona Legislative Session. Guest speakers are two political scientists - Anne Schneider and Harriet Young. Anne Scheider is Policy Coordinator of Unitarian Universalist Justice Arizona (UUJAZ) and author of a weekly legislative update on social justice and education issues. Harriet Young is Public Policy Chair of the Flagstaff Branch of the American Association of University Women and immediate past First Vice Chair of the Coconino County Democratic Party.…

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April 2019

Democratic Political Action!

April 18, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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We will start off the luncheon with a guest speaker, Sharon Kopina, from Somos America who will give a short update on their work assisting asylum seekers in Phoenix. If you want to contribute to Somos' work, please donate the things they can use -- a list below. Then, Dr. Stephen Nuño, NAU political scientist and NBC News contributor, joined us shortly after the November election to provide an insider’s point of view of the 2018 General election results. Now…

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May 2019

Democratic Party Monthly Lunch

May 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Kevin Gibson of No Fracking AZ will present on protecting Arizona's water, including Flagstaff's future water source at Red Gap Ranch. No Fracking AZ is a local (Navajo/Apache counties), grassroots effort aimed at halting the development of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations in Northern Arizona. Kevin's presentation will explain hydraulic fracking and acid stimulation, and identify targeted resources in Arizona and the mining companies that are pursuing them.  The risk to the Coconino Aquifer and Red Gap Ranch in particular will…

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June 2019

Lunch: Democrats and Native American Sovereignty

June 20, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Our monthly luncheon will feature a Northern Arizona expert on the interaction between Native American Sovereignty and our work of motivating voters. We will have two speakers, one who is an active organizers on Arizona's reservations and another who is the City of Flagstaff Indigenous Liaison, Catherine Esquivel. Order off the menu or just come to listen.

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August 2019

Monthly Democratic Politics Lunch

August 15, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Republicans are going to call any plans and programs a Democrat proposes "socialist" because that's simply their new dirty word. Last cycle it was "liberal." How do we deal with this and what are some of the proposals that may be most susceptible to this charge? We'll discuss this at our monthly lunch at the Weatherford on August 15, 11:30 at the Weatherford Hotel. Join the discussion! Order off the menu or just come to listen. And, what do these…

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November 2019

Democratic Politics Lunch

November 21, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Dara Marks Marino, National Tribal Air Association - Research Specialist, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Northern Arizona University will speak on current events and local impacts of the Climate Crisis. Join us at the Weatherford for lunch off the menu or just to listen and ask questions!

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January 2020

Democratic Politics Lunch

January 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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This month, we'll focus on the people who lead our County -- our County Supervisors. All the currently serving Democrats and Democratic candidates for County Supervisor have been invited to attend. So far, we have confirmations from: Patrice Horstman, Candidate for District 1 Supervisor Bryan Bates, Candidate for District 4 Supervisor Judy Begay, Candidate for District 4 Supervisor Our incumbents -- Liz Archuletta (District 2), Matt Ryan (District 3), and Lena Fowler (District 5) -- work full-time at their County…

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February 2020

Flagstaff Healthcare Townhall

February 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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Concerned about the state of health care in Arizona? So are we! Come hear from your elected officials on how they're standing up for your health care in Arizona and join Congressman Tom O'Halleran and Flagstaff Mayor Coral Evans We'll talk about the fight for health care, the Affordable Care Act, lowering drug costs, and how you can fight against efforts to make health care more expensive and harder to access. TICKETS ARE FREE, but we'll have food and drinks…

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Democratic Politics Lunch

February 20 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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This month we'll hear from Democrats running for important County Offices: Sarah Benatar, incumbent, running for County Treasurer Patty Hansen, incumbent running for County Recorder Tommy Lewis, incumbent (appointed) running for County Superintendent of Schools Bill Ring, incumbent, running for County Attorney Armando Ruiz, incumbent, running for County Assessor  

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