Archive for November, 2005

DfP Endorsements Are Coming Soon. Will You Qualify to Vote?

November 30, 2005

Democracy for Pittsburgh will vote on endorsements for the May primary in February. In order to vote in February, a member must have attended at least one of the three previous monthly meetings (November 2005, December 2005 or January 2006).

So if you haven’t been to a meeting for a while: you need to attend in either December or January.

DfP meetings are always held at 7:00 PM on the first Wednesday of the month.

December’s meeting info:

Event Title: Monthly Meetup
Event Type: DFA-Link Meeting
 
Linked To: Democracy for Pittsburgh
 
Event Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2005
Event Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
 
Venue Name: Mario’s South Side Saloon (upstairs)
Address: 1514 E Carson St
City: Pittsburgh
State: PA
Zip Code: 15203
Phone Number: 412-381-5610

R.S.V.P. at http://tools.democracyforamerica.com/link/event.php?id=2844

Election Day!

November 8, 2005

Democracy for Pittsburgh held endorsements in April for the May primary election. In order to win endorsement, a candidate needed to receive at least 75% of non-abstention votes.

Here are the candidates who Democracy for Pittsburgh endorsed in May who are still in the running in today’s election:

Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas:

Kathryn Hens-Greco
*ENDORSED*

Pittsburgh City Council District 6 :

Tonya Payne
*ENDORSED*
(Democracy for Pittsburgh member)

Pittsburgh City Council District 8:

William Peduto
*ENDORSED*

Allegheny County Council District 8 :

Chuck Martoni
*ENDORSED*

Forest Hills Borough Council:

Marty B. O’Malley
*ENDORSED*
(Democracy for Pittsburgh member)

UPDATE (11-9-05): Congratulations to all of the above candidates; each of whom won their race! :-)


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