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Democratic Central Committee Representative Candidates – Supervisorial District 2

Every 4 years, Rossmoor Democrats get the opportunity to vote for representatives to the Contra Costa County Democratic Central Committee. Supervisorial District 2 is allocated 6 representatives, based on the number of registered Democrats in the district.

There are 8 individuals running for the 6 seats from District 2. The highest vote-getters will win the seats. Those candidates are:

  • *Sarah Butler
  • *Diddo Clark
  • *Susan Hildreth
  • *Brodie Hilp
  • *Katie Ricklefs
  • Marisol Rubio
  • Alex Rubio-Talaveras
  • *Renee Zeimer

Note that * designates an incumbent

These names will appear on your March 5 primary ballot, so please vote for these dedicated volunteers.

California Democratic Party Convention – Sacramento, November 17-19, 2023

Several Democrats of Rossmoor members attended this convention. It was quite an experience with Cease-Fire protests shutting down the convention on Saturday night. One of the primary purposes of the convention is to endorse candidates for the U.S. Senate race and other state races. No U.S Senate or CA Senate District 9 candidates reached the 60% support level needed for a party endorsement. For the U.S. Senate race, Barbara Lee received 41% of the vote, Adam Schiff 40%, Katie Porter 16% and 2% no endorsement. For CA Senate District 9, Marisol Rubio received 57% of the vote, Tim Grayson 36% and 6% no endorsement.

Results of Democrats of Rossmoor candidates poll

Thanks to all who voted in the recent candidates’ poll. There was overwhelming support for Congressman Mark DeSaulnier and Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan who are both running unopposed (within the Democratic Party) for re-election. For California Senate District 9 Democratic race, 57% of those voting supported Marisol Rubio, 28% supported Tim Grayson and 15% supported No Endorsement. Your preferences have been represented by the 36 club voting representatives in the CADEM Pre-Endorsement process.

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