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Endorsement Information for Candidates - November 2019

Endorsement Information for Candidates—November 2019

The San Mateo County Democratic Party (also known as the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee, or SMC DCC) invites Democrats running for county, city, or school district office in San Mateo County to apply for the Democratic Party endorsement for the November 2019 election.

All candidates who are considering an endorsement should first review the Endorsement Process document:

Process Explanation

After reviewing the document candidates who seek the party’s endorsement must complete the online application form available here. The application must be submitted electronically by the deadline of 10:00 pm on August 14, 2019. Candidates may prepare their answers using this Word version of the formSubmissions must still be made via the electronic form. The Word document is an aid to help in preparing answers only.

 

SMCDCC is holding a Candidate Orientation Program to review this process and answer questions on August 8. Specific time and place TBD.

Important Dates

  • July 15- Aug. 9 - Candidates pull papers, gather signatures to qualify for the ballot
  • July 22- Candidate application and questionnaire on web site
  • August 8- Candidate Orientation Program
  • August 9- Filing Deadline (Incumbents have until August 14 if no incumbents file)
  • August 14– Candidate applications and written questionnaires are due by 10 PM
  • August 28-29 – candidate interviews (other dates may be added)
  • September 5 – Central Committee meets to vote on recommendations

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Central Committee Dues

  • Yearly dues for elected/appointed voting members of the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee.
  • Dues must be paid by the member themselves. 

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2018 Cocktails & Candidates Tickets

 
Join us on February 15 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm for Cocktails and Candidates: Getting into the Spirit(s) for 2018. The San Mateo County Democratic Party will host Democratic candidates running for statewide, countywide, and local offices at the Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company at 935 Washington St in San Carlos. Local Democrats are invited to meet the candidates, ask questions, and get involved in one of the many campaigns gearing up for the 2018 primary and general elections.
 
Enjoy hand crafted beers from Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company, wine, root beer, and assorted beverages while savoring fabulous hors d’ oeuvres and sweet treats.
 
This event will help the San Mateo County Democratic Party raise the resources necessary to open a full-service campaign office this summer.
 
Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the door and each prepaid admission gets the first drink free!  Purchase tickets online or by mail starting January 15. Sponsorships are available Click here to sponsor. For more information please contact April Vargas at aprilsmcdemocrats@gmail.com or call the Democratic Party at 650-344-1714
 
Taking back the House and Senate begins now. Join us!
 
Contributions to the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes. Your contribution will be used in connection with federal elections and is subject to the limitations and prohibitions of the Federal Election Campaign Act. Contributions are limited to $10,000 in a calendar year used in connection with federal elections. Corporate and union contributions are acceptable under California law to be used in connection with non-federal elections. California law permits contributions up to $35,200.00 per calendar year for use in supporting state candidates. There are no limits on contributions used for purposes other than supporting state candidates. Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect and report the name, address, occupation and name of employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year.
 
Paid for by San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee. 2200-B Douglas Blvd., Ste. 140, Roseville, CA 95661. FEC ID # C00409359, FPPC ID # 882509.
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2018 Annual Convention Luncheon Tickets

Join us for our Annual State Democratic Party Convention Luncheon. It's THE PLACE TO BE with all the great San Mateo County Democrats. Great Food, Great Delegates, Great Networking!

MANY THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS AND DONORS:

TABLE SPONSORS: $500
Congresswoman Anna Eshoo
Congresswoman Jackie Speier 
State Senator Jerry Hill 
Assemblyman Marc Berman
Belmont Councilman Charles Stone

TABLE HOSTS: $250
State Senator Scott Weiner
Assemblyman Phil Ting
Assemblyman Kevin Mullin
Michael Duncheon
Harini Krishnan

BRING A GUEST: $100
Josh Becker
Palo Alto Councilman Cory Wolbach

If you're looking for our sponsorship opportunities page, please visit it here. 

 

Contributions to the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes. Your contribution will be used in connection with federal elections and is subject to the limitations and prohibitions of the Federal Election Campaign Act. Contributions are limited to $10,000 in a calendar year used in connection with federal elections. Corporate and union contributions are acceptable under California law to be used in connection with non-federal elections. California law permits contributions up to $35,200.00 per calendar year for use in supporting state candidates. There are no limits on contributions used for purposes other than supporting state candidates. Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect and report the name, address, occupation and name of employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year.
 
Paid for by San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee. 2200-B Douglas Blvd., Ste. 140, Roseville, CA 95661. FEC ID # C00409359, FPPC ID # 882509.
Not authorized by any candidate or committee

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Contributions to the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes. Your contribution will be used in connection with federal elections and is subject to the limitations and prohibitions of the Federal Election Campaign Act. Contributions are limited to $10,000 in a calendar year used in connection with federal elections. Corporate and union contributions are acceptable under California law to be used in connection with non-federal elections. California law permits contributions up to $35,200.00 per calendar year for use in supporting state candidates. There are no limits on contributions used for purposes other than supporting state candidates. Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect and report the name, address, occupation and name of employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in a calendar year.
 
Paid for by San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee. 2200-B Douglas Blvd., Ste. 140, Roseville, CA 95661. FEC ID # C00409359, FPPC ID # 882509.
Not authorized by any candidate or committee