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North Oak Cliff Democrats

Dallas, Texas 75208

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October activities

Hey everyone, it's getting close to the fall election. Normally we'd meet on October 31st, but since that's a really busy holiday, we'll meet up on October 24th at PhD 5:30-6:30. PhD is at 1300 W Davis at the corner with N Clinton. We'll be out on the patio if the weather is nice, otherwise in the b…

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September stuff

We had a great turnout last month and expect more as our candidate roster gets fuller. If you are a candidate, please reach out to us to let us know if you are coming.

I'm also planning on some candidate meet and greet opportunities. Since the deadline is in early December, we will probably begin…

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August activities

Hi everyone, our next happy hour will be at 6PM on Tuesday August 19th. We will be in the back room of PhD, 1300 W Davis Street at N Clinton Ave.

We are still working on the project list for the upcoming 2024 bond issue, but I can fill everyone in on the parts I am working on. I'm trying to get C…

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Summer break

Taking time off for summer break. Check back in August.

Hoist one in honor of Ken Paxton on Tuesday, May30th

Yes indeed, it is time for another Pints & Politics Happy Hour at PhD, 1300 W Davis at the corner with N Clinton. We are going to make this one all about GOP corruption, in particular corrupt Ken.


Join us at 5:30 on Tuesday and we'll see what kind of outrageous stuff has happened at our Leg…

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Pints & Politics on Tuesday April 25th

Hi everyone,

Early voting for the municipal elections starts on Monday April 24th. You can vote at any voter center in Dallas County. Districts 1, 3, 4 and 6 all have competitive races. Only the mayoral race doesn't have competition since nobody other than the mayor qualified for the ballot.


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Pints & Politics March 7th at Oak Cliff Brewing

Hey folks, we're doing another Pints & Politics, this time at Oak Cliff Brewing.


The North Oak Cliff Democrats invite you to participate in a City Council District 3 candidate meet and greet event on Tuesday March 7th from 5:30 to 6:30 PM at Oak Cliff Brewing in Tyler Station. 1300 S. Polk …

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January 31st Happy Hour--rescheduled to February 7th

Hi everyone, we are resuming our last Tuesday Pints and Politics schedule. Our next one will be at 5:30 PM on Tuesday January 31st.  Rescheduling for February 7th, too much ice on the ground and not enough in our drinks. Meeting again at PhD at the corner of W Davis and Clinton.

We're going to b…

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November events

Well folks, the election is over. Turnout at the happy hours and breakfasts for the past year has been pretty light. I'm going to put any future events on hold until 2023.

October stuff

Just wanted to apologize for those who went to the happy hour and couldn't find me. I wasn't released from the hospital until it was too late to make it there.

Our next happy hour will be 5:30PM Tuesday October 25th at PhD on the corner of N Clinton and W Davis.

Other important upcoming dates:

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September events

Our next Pints & Politics Happy Hour at PhD on Tuesday September 27th from 5:30 to whenever. PhD is located at W Davis St and N Clinton Ave.

Southeast Parking Lot, Kidd Springs Park, 709 W. Canty, Dallas
Canvass, deliver yard signs, block walking

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August upcoming events

We have a number of August events that are not just about the North Oak Cliff Democrats, so I want to share them with you.


City of Dallas

Sylvan/Tyler/W Colorado intersection traffic calming meeting. We've had a number of crashes at that intersection over the years that have damaged hous…

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July Pints & Politics Happy Hour

Hey everyone,


Time for another meetup at PhD. Tuesday July 26th at 5:30 PM, look for us in the back room under the A/C. PhD is at the corner of W. Davis and N. Clinton. Look for the banner.

Senate District 23 TDP Convention Preview Call

Senate District 23 Texas Democratic Party Convention Preview Call, Wednesday, May 25, 2022 6:30PM

To register for the Zoom call go to:

Join the call to learn about the following:

  • Convention schedule
  • Overview …

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May events

So for all of us who enjoyed a lovely Sunday May 1st, otherwise known as May Day thanks to our union brothers and sisters! After all who brought you the weekend? Not the bosses, that's for sure.

We have a number of upcoming events:

Breakfast at Taco Deli in Sylvan 30: Saturday May 14th at 9 AM…

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Abbott and the Border: Reality?

For those who don't read the Texas Tribune or ProPublica:

So the governor is trying to make our border more secure, right? Maybe his re-election more secure, definitely not the border. Plus, how much are we taxpayers paying for this bit of theater? Only the shadow knows....


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April showers and pints and politics, oh my!

Hi everyone, our next event will be a "soft" relaunch of the breakfast we had for so long. Due to COVID and staffing considerations, Norma's is out for now. We'll hold it Saturday April 16th at 9 AM at Taco Deli located at Sylvan 30 (intersection of Fort Worth Avenue and Sylvan Ave.). We'll meet out…

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Democratic Conventions and March Happy Hour

A couple of items that may be of interest to everyone in March.

The 23rd Senatorial District Convention will be held Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 9AM.
Paul Quinn College Student Union Building
3837 Simpson Stuart Road, Dallas

Texas Democratic Convention at Dallas
Thursday-Saturday, July 14-1…

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Last Opportunity to Meet Candidates Before the March 1st Primary!

Hey folks, we had a wonderful turnout on January 25th. We're inviting more candidates for the next meetup on February 22nd at 5:30 PM. Same location, PhD at 1300 W. Davis and N. Clinton on the patio.

Early voting starts on February 14th and runs to the 25th. The primary election day is Tuesday Ma…

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Candidate meet and greet January 25th

Hey folks, it's another opportunity to meet candidates for the March Democratic primary. We are having a meet and greet at PhD on the porch where the ventilation is good and we have lots of space. I've invited a bunch of candidates, so please come out and meet them in person.

1/21/22 Just confirm…

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