Coming to Vegas: “Come Together and Fight Back Tour”

— by William McCurdy II, Chair—Nevada State Democratic Party I wanted to let you all know that we’ve locked in a date and location for the DNC’s Nevada stop for the “Come Together and Fight Back Tour.” I’m thrilled that Senator Bernie Sanders, Tom Perez and Cecile Richards are all coming to Las Vegas next …

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Archiving of the First Social Media Presidency

— by Joshua Miller At the end of October, we shared our plans for preserving and passing on the digital history of the Obama administration, and invited the American people to “come up with creative ways to archive this content and make it both useful and available for years to come.” From the very beginning, our …

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Horton Ensley Sr.

I opened the Humboldt Sun dated  December 7, 2016, and noticed a “Death Announcement” for Horton Ensley Sr. who was a long-time Democratic Party member of our community, having made his home here for 16 years..  Horton passed away on  November 26th at the age of 87.

Thank You

— by Zach Zaragoza Serving as the Executive Director of the Nevada State Democratic Party for the last nearly 6 years has been a privilege and honor.  I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to have helped lead this party with all of you, and I am proud of what we have accomplished together.  This party …

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R.I.P. Senator Debbie Smith

Rest in Peace and Strength, Senator Debbie Smith — Our thoughts and prayers, from Democrats all across Nevada, go out to Senator Smith’s family in their time of sorrow. Smith was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2015. She had successful surgery to remove the tumor before returning for the final six weeks of the session. A …

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Here’s What President Obama Said

Last night, President Obama delivered the final State of the Union address of his presidency.  If you missed our SOTU Watch Party, you can watch his final State of the Union address here: He wasn’t focused on our past — he was focused on our future. He spoke about how America’s unique strengths as a …

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The President’s Preview of the SOTU Address

The State of the Union Address falls on January 12, 2016, the date of our next Humboldt Dems meeting.  Roger & Vickie Rock will be hosting the meeting as a SOTU Watch party and will provide a modest meal of Hot Dogs, Macaroni Salad and Beans.  Please take the time to RSVP (623-1029) to insure …

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Caucus 101

The Democratic Caucuses across Nevada will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at various precinct locations.  Conducting the caucuses are the responsibility of Democratic Party members and we’re still looking for folks from a number of precincts to help lead their precinct caucus sessions throughout Humboldt County. If no one from a given precinct …

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The Fourth Quarter

—  A note from President Barack Obama Back at the beginning of this year, I made a point to tell folks to pay attention to what we do in the time we have left in the White House — that interesting stuff tends to happen in the fourth quarter. And I like to think that …

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