Bill Schrier
Susan Harmon poses a question to James Bush and James Street at the April 10 meeting of the 34th District Democrats.

34th District Dems April meeting hears debate and discusses issues

At the April 10 meeting of the 34th District Democrats the organization passed resolutions opposing the commercial sale of Democratic voter databases, supporting public financing of campaigns in Seattle and opposing the use of chained CPI in Social security.

James Bush spoke in support of the election of Seattle City council members by district, and James Street spoke in opposition.

The meeting was live-tweeted under the hashtag #34thDems if you would like to follow them for future meetings or see a tweet by tweet recap.

Chair Marcee Stone-Vekich also announced the retirement of newsletter editor Jackie Dupras after 12 years of service - Jackie received a standing ovation.

The next meeting is on May 8th, which will be a candidates' forum.

A separate forum will be held on April 29th for Seattle Mayor.

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