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Information for New and Active Political Activists
Democratic Clubs, Democratic Party, News &  Legislators Links

Democratic Party & Clubs:

Texas Democratic Party, PO Box 116, Austin, TX 78767, (512) 478-9800, http://www.txdemocrats.org/

Dallas County Democratic Party, 4209 Parry Ave, Dallas, TX 75223, (214) 821-8331, http://www.dallasdemocrats.org/

Tarrant County Democratic Party, 2812 Race St, Fort Worth, TX 76111, 817-335-8683, http://www.believe2016.com/

Collin County Democratic Party, 1915 N. Central Expressway, Suite 150, Plano, TX 75075, http://www.collindemocrats.org/

Denton County Democratic Party, 1710 W University Dr #110, Denton, TX 7620, http://www.dentondemocrats.org/

 

DALLAS, DENTON & COLLIN COUNTY CLUBS:

Coppell/Valley Ranch Democrats, Meets 3rd Thurs, odd numbered months, 6:30 pm

Location: Pan Acean, 777 S. MacArthur Blvd., Coppell, TX 75019, The Coppell Valley Ranch Democrats is an organization open to anyone in the local area that believes in the Democratic way.  We meet regularly and we have a Yahoo! Nancy Wang, President http://www.cvrdems.com/

 

Dallas County East Democrats, 2449 Eastbrook Dr, Mesquite TX 75150 Meets last Wed, 7 pm AT Martinez Restaurant, 901 Gross Rd, Mesquite. The DACED is the Democratic Club that serves Eastern and Southeastern Dallas County. As well as Texas House District 100, 107,110, 113, Texas Senate District 2, and US Congressional District 5. Sergio Garcia, President.
https://sites.google.com/a/daced.org/daced/home

 

Dallas County Tejano Democrats, Frances Rizo, Dallas County Chair
Meets on the 1st Monday, 6:30 p.m. at, Calle Doce Restaurant in Oak Cliff, 415 West 12th Street, Dallas 75208
http://dallascountytejanodemocrats.weebly.com/

 

Dallas County Young Democrats, Meets 2nd Tuesdays,Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Sue Ellen’s (3903 Cedar Springs Rd., Dallas, Texas 75219), A club open to 14 – 36 year olds that believe in the Democratic way. In other words, we’re young North Texans working for a better tomorrow for everyone in our community. John Shanks, President.
https://www.facebook.com/DallasYD/?ref=ts

 

Dallas Drinking Liberally, Dallas Drinking Liberally meets at 7:30 PM.
It’s always the second Tuesday of the month and always at Uptown Pub, 3605 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204.
https://www.meetup.com/Dallas-Drinking-Liberally-Group/

 

Democratic Women of Denton County. Meets the third Saturday of the month at Frescos Highland Village Cocina. At 11 am  https://www.facebook.com/DentonDemWomen/

 

Drinking Liberally Addison, Meets 4th Tuesdays, 5:30 PM at The Londoner, 14930 Midway Rd, Addison, Promoting democracy one pint at a time!
http://livingliberally.org/drinking/chapters/TX/addison 

Far North Dallas Richardson Democrats
FNRDD regular monthly meeting is the third Thursday from 6:00 – 8:30 PM at Sonny Bryan’s Smokehouse at 1251 W Campbell Rd., Richardson 75080.  They also host an annual Donkey Show (in 2016 on January 20) and a Democratic Primary Forum (for 2016 on January 31).  FNDRD does hold monthly meetings on months with special events, December and the high summer months. Check their FB site for latest information on meetings and locations.
https://www.facebook.com/FNDRD, http://farnorthdallasdemocrats.org/

 

Garland Area Democratic Club Meets 2nd Thurs, 7 pm
Women’s Activity Bldg, 713 Austin St, Garland, The GADC is a club representing Democrats in Garland and the surrounding cities of Mesquite, Sachse, Murphy, Rowlett, Rockwall and parts of northeastern Dallas
https://www.facebook.com/Garland-Area-Democratic-Club-114741511897433/

 

Garland Democratic Woman’s Club, Meeting at  Siciliano’s Restaurant on Buckingham Rd., 12 noon, third Wednesday of each month Please come and enjoy great Democratic conversation and wonderful Italian rolls and food! http://tdw.org/Garland/

 

Irving Democrats, Meets 2nd Tues, even months, business mtg, 7 PM, Senter Park East, 228 Chamberlain, Irving. Meets 2nd Tues, odd months, social mtg, 7 PM, Midori’s, 4020 N MacArthur #114, Irving 75038 . The Irving Democrats group is working to restore Democratic leadership in Irving at all levels of government. Susan Bradley, President.
https://www.facebook.com/irvingdemocrats.org/

 

Lake Highlands/White Rock Democrats, Meets 3rd Sat, 10 am at The Pointe Center for the Arts and Education on campus of CC Young Retirement Community, 4847 W. Lawther Dr, Dallas 75214, Join the LHWR Democrats to support and elect Democratic candidates, to promote political awareness and participation in the Democratic Party, and to provide a forum for the discussion of issues. Karla Zemler, President.
http://www.lhwrdemocrats.org/

 

Liberal Ladies Who Lunch, Looking for a fun group where you can discuss your liberal political views without fear of starting a fight? This is the place for you! We are women with strong opinions, a great sense of humor, and thirsting for some female interaction that reflects our progressive values. https://www.meetup.com/Liberal-Ladies-Who-Lunch-Dallas/

 

Metrocrest Democrats, Meets 2nd Mon of every month, 6:30 pm – 8 pm, New New Chinese Buffet, 3822 Beltline Ave, Addison (at Marsh). The misson of the Metrocrest Democrats is to advance the success of the Democratic Party throughout suburban Northwest Dallas County by promoting active civic participation, educating on values and issues, and supporting candidates for elective office.  Mary Clare Fabishak, President.
http://www.metrocrestdemocrats.org/

 

Muslim Democratic Caucus of Dallas County, Meet first Sunday of each month, 2 PM.  at Texas King Irving Food Street and Meat Market 3455 N Belt Line Rd, Ste 103, Irving, Texas 75062
https://www.facebook.com/groups/305437438744/

 

North Dallas Texas Democratic Women, Meets 4th Thurs, 6:45 pm, Northhaven United Methodist Church, 11211 Preston Rd, Dallas (at Northhaven), As one of the most active clubs in Dallas, the NDTDW is known for it’s substantive programs, Book Club, Movie Club and great parties in the summer and in December. It is also an official Indivisible Group. We also publish a quarterly newsletter that is mailed to over 450 democrats. “The Link” has been voted Best Newsletter by our state organization twice. Like our monthly programs, “The Link” features articles regarding upcoming club events, local, state and national topics of interest. Our website offers detailed information on all aspects of our club.
http://ndtdw.com/

 

North Texas Asian Democrats, Meets 3rd Mon, even months, 7:30 pm, Jeng Chi Restaurant , 400 N. Greenville Ave., Suite 11, Richardson, TX 75081, The purpose of N.T.A.D. is to encourage Asian-American participation in the campaigns of Democratic candidates. Michele Wong, President. president@northtexasasiandemocrats.org
http://www.northtexasasiandemocrats.org/home

 

 

NW Dallas County Democrats, Meets 3rd Wednesday, 7:30 PM, Taco Cabana, 11824 Webb Chapel Road, Farmers Branch, The Northwest Dallas County (Texas) Democratic Club is an organization for people wishing to become more active participants in the government. By taking a more active role we can help encourage responsible citizenship and help to improve the country we live in.
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/nwdallasdemocraticclub/info

 

Park Cities/Central Dallas Democrats, Meets 1st Sat, 10:30 AM, University Park Public Library, 8383 Preston Center Plaza Suite 200, Park Cities/Central Dallas Democrats are activists promoting constructive government, community strengthening, compassionate social policies, citizen involvement, voter education, and responsiveness of elected officials. We recruit and support candidates who promote the ideals and principles of the Democratic Party. Mary Warren, President Email: maryewarren2@mac.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/375899905796664/

 

Preston Hollow Democrats, Meets 2nd Thurs, 6:00 pm, Preston Royal Library, Southwest corner of Royal and the Dallas North Toll Road. Regular membership meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Thursday. The business meeting and programs are of interest to House District #114, Senate District #16. George Edwards, President. Email: GeoEdwards@thephd.org
http://www.thephd.org/

 

Rowlett Democratic Club, Meets 4th Sundays, 5 PM, First Christian Church, 7301 Miller Road, Rowlett, TX 75089. Contact: Call Jeff at 972-475-1836 for more information.
http://rowlettdemocrats.com/

 

Southwest Dallas County Democrats, Meets 3rd Sat, 10:00 am. Southwest Center Mall, Community Rm (near Macy’s) 3662 W. Camp Wisdom Rd, Dallas. Democrats in Southwest Dallas County, covering: Cedar Hill, Desoto, Duncanville, Lancaster, Glen Heights, Southwest Dallas and West Dallas.  James E Collier Jr, President 972.207.2175
http://southwestdallascountydemocrats.org/

 

Stonewall Democrats of Dallas, Meets 3rd Tues, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Sue Ellen’s – Vixen Lounge (upstairs) 3014 Throckmorton @ Cedar Springs. Dallas, Texas. Stonewall Democrats of Dallas is an organization of politically active individuals working for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender community in the city of Dallas and the state of Texas; the purpose of Stonewall Democrats of Dallas is to:
1) Sensitize Democratic candidates and officeholders to the political needs of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender community.
2) Promote the Democratic Party’s message of economic justice and social progress in the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender community.
Jay Narey, President.
http://www.stonewalldemocratsofdallas.org/

 

Texas Coalition of Black Democrats, Texas Coalition of Black Democrats – Dallas Chapter promotes African American’s to have an active interest in Governmental Affairs, particularly the Democratic Party.
https://www.facebook.com/coaltionofdemocrats/?fref=ts

 

Women Organizing Women Democrats (WOW Dems), Meets 2nd Thurs, quarterly Jan, Apr, July, Oct, see website for varying locations. WOW Dems is a North Texas-based organization dedicated to expanding the participation of women in politics: increasing their political engagement; raising awareness about women’s issues; and recruiting, supporting, and electing women Democrats for partisan and nonpartisan offices. Lori Kleinfield, President.
http://www.wowdems.org/

 

IMPORTANT LINKS TO FOLLOW POLITICAL NEWS 

Bill Moyers & Company, Newsletter sign-up at top of the banner. http://billmoyers.com/
Lone Star Project, Politiclips, Sign-up in red banner at top. http://lonestarproject.net/
LA Times Newsletter, Essential Politics, http://www.latimes.com/politics/
Talking Points Memo, http://talkingpointsmemo.com/
Real Clear Politics, Newsletters, http://www.realclearpolitics.com/daily_newsletters/
Dallas County Democratic Roundup, http://www.dallasdemocrats.org/index.php Sign up on Top Header
Liberals Unite: Your Daily Liberal Blast – http://samuel-warde.com/
PoliticusUSA, Daily Newsletter, http://www.politicususa.com/
Battleground Texas, http://join.battlegroundtexas.com/page/s/get-involved-in-2017
AlterNet, http://www.alternet.org/

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

Dallas County – Election’s Department
http://www.dallascountyvotes.org/
Election Admin: Toni Pippins-Poole
Phone #: (214) 819-6300
Fax #: (214) 819-6301

Texas Legislature On-Line
Look up legislations, Track Bills, Look up you representatives, plus much more
http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/

Texas U.S. Representatives

 

Congressional District 5–Congressman Jeb Hensarling
Texas Congressional Member Websites
Congressional District 24–Congressman Kenny Marchant
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Congressional District 26–Congressman Michael C. Burgess
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Congressional District 30–Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson
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Congressional District 32–Congressman Pete Sessions
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Congressional District 33–Congressman Marc Veasey
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Senator John Cornyn: Washington Office – 202-224-2934 
                                             North Texas Office – 972-239-1310, FAX 972-239-2110
                         On-Line Contact Form –  https://www.cornyn.senate.gov/contact 
Senator Ted Cruz: Washington Office – (202) 224-5922
                                             North Texas Office – (214) 599-8749
                         On-Line Contact Form –  https://www.cruz.senate.gov/?p=form&id=16

 

Texas State Senators

Texas State Senate District 2–Senator Bob Hall
Capitol Office: EXT E1.808
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0102
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: Alliance Building #2, 6537 Horizon Road, Suite B-1
Rockwall TX 75032
Phone: (972) 722-3131
State District Offices
Texas State Senate District 8–Senator Van Taylor
Capitol Office: EXT E1.708
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0108
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: 6301 Preston Road, Suite 700
Plano TX 75024
Phone: (972) 398-9416
State District Offices 
Texas State Senate District 9–Senator Kelly Hancock
Capitol Office: CAP 1E.9
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0109
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: 9121 Belshire Drive, Suite 200
North Richland Hills TX 76182
Phone: (817) 514-3804
State District Offices 
Texas State Senate District 16–Senator Don Huffines
Capitol Office: EXT E1.608
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0116
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: 8222 Douglas Avenue, Suite 675
Dallas TX 75225
Phone: (214) 239-6131
State District Offices 
Texas State Senate District 23–Senator Royce West
Capitol Office: CAP 1E.3
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0123
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 12068, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
District Address: 5787 S. Hampton Rd., Suite 385
Dallas TX 75232
Phone: (214) 467-0123
State District Offices 
Texas State Representatives

 

Texas State House District 100–Representative Eric Johnson
Capitol Office: CAP 1N.7
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0586
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 1409 South Lamar St., Ste. 9
Dallas TX 75215
Phone: (214) 565-5663 
Texas State House District 102–Representative Linda Koop
Capitol Office: EXT E1.406
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0454
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768 
Texas State House District 103–Representative Rafael Anchia
Capitol Office: CAP 1N.9
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0746
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 1111 West Mockingbird Lane,, Suite 1010
Dallas TX 75247
Phone: (214) 943-6081 
Texas State House District 104–Representative Roberto R. Alonzo
Capitol Office: CAP 1N.12
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0408
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 312 W. 12th St., Ste. A
Dallas TX 75208
Phone: (214) 942-7104 
Texas State House District 105–Representative Rodney Anderson
Capitol Office: EXT E1.414
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0641
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 800 W. Airport Freeway, Suite 1100-23D
Irving TX 75062
Phone: (469) 713-6581TexasState House District 107–Representative Victoria Neave
Capitol Office: EXT E1.216
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0244
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768

 

Texas State House District 108–Representative Morgan Meyer
Capitol Office: EXT E1.318
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0367
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin TX 78768 
Texas State House District 109–Representative Helen Giddings
Capitol Office: CAP GW.11
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0953
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 1510 North Hampton Road, #340
DeSoto TX 75115
Phone: (972) 224-6795 
Texas State House District 110–Representative Toni Rose
Capitol Office: EXT E2.310
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0664
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 3730 South Lancaster Rd.,, Ste. 140
Dallas TX 75216
Phone: (214) 371-3300 
Texas State House District 111–Representative Yvonne Davis
Capitol Office: CAP 4N.9
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0598
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 5787 S. Hampton Rd., Ste. 447
Dallas TX 75232
Phone: (214) 941-3895 
Texas State House District 112–Representative Angie Chen Button
Capitol Office: CAP 4N.5
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0486
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 1201 International Parkway, Suite 130
Richardson TX 75081
Phone: (972) 234-8980 
Texas State House District 113–Representative Cindy Burkett
Capitol Office: CAP GN.10
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0464
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 3200 Broadway, Ste. 240
Garland TX 75043
Phone: (972) 278-7276 
Texas State House District 114–Representative Jason Villalba
Capitol Office: EXT E2.404
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0576
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 10210 North Central Expressway, Suite 220
Dallas TX 75231
Phone: (214) 363-8700 
Texas State House District 115–Representative Matt Rinaldi
Capitol Office: EXT E2.508
Capitol Phone: (512) 463-0468
Capitol Address: P.O. Box 2910
Austin, TX 78768
District Address: 12300 Ford Rd., Suite B348
Dallas TX 75234
Phone: (972) 247-8973