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Political Calendar: Week of October 15, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of October 15, 2017:

Continuing Event: Tucson Meet Yourself Festival, El Presidio Park and Jacome Library Plaza, Tucson, AZ. Southern Arizona’s diverse folk and ethnic communities are celebrated with performances and demonstrations, food vendors, and more at this family-friendly festival in downtown Tucson. Admission: Free for spectators. For more information see Tucson Meet Yourself.

Monday, October 16, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is Dr. Randy Friese (LD 9) on his reelection campaign and legislative issues. Next Week: January Conteras, candidate for attorney general.

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Political Calendar: Week of October 8, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of October 8, 2017:

Monday, October 9: Columbus Day (observed).

Monday, October 9: Last day to register to vote in Tucson City Council Election.

Monday, October 9, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is Kathy Hoffman, candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction. Next Week: Dr. Randy Friese (LD 9) on his reelection campaign and legislative issues.

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Political Calendar: Week of October 1, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of October 1, 2017:

Monday, October 2, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is CD 2 congressional candiate Billy Kovacs on “How Congress can assist in economic development.” Next Week: Kathy Hoffman, candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction.

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Political Calendar: Week of September 24, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of September 24, 2017:

Sunday, September 24, 2:00 p.m.: Pima County Demcratic Party Labor Caucus organizational meeting at the Pima County Democratic Party HQ, 4639 E. 1st Street, Tucson. For more information please call (520) 326-3716.

Sunday, September 24, 3:00 p.m.: Marana Democrats meeting, at the Continental Reserve Urgent Care, 8333 N. Silverbell Road, Tucson. For more information please contact Buddy Gill at maranadems@gmail.com or (408) 806-2036.

Sunday, September 24, 4:00 p.m.: Ralph Atchue campaing kickoff for LD 11 Senate, at the Black Box Theatre, 413 N. Florence Street, Casa Grande.

Sunday, September 24, 8:00 p.m.: Laughing Liberally Tucson returns to lampoon the national, state and local political scene. Come out and enjoy Tucson’s best and brightest comics as we try our best to save democracy…one laugh at a time. it’s FUN… it’s FREE… The Flycatcher, 340 E 6th Street (at 4th Avenue), Tucson. Usually the last Sunday every month.

Monday, September 25, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is Tucson City Council Member Steve Kozachik for a campaign update. Next Week: CD 2 congressional candiate Billy Kovacs on “How Congress can assist in economic development.”

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Political Calendar: Week of September 17, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of September 17, 2017:

Sunday, September 17: Constitution Day and Citizenship Day.

Democrats of Greater Tucson Annual Awards Luncheon

Sunday, September 17, 11:00 a.m.: Democrats of Greater Tucson Annual Awards Luncheon, at Hotel Tucson – City Center, 475 N. Granada Avenue, Tucson. Registreation at 11:00, Luncheon at 12:00. Master of ceremonies is David Fitzsimmons from the Arizona Daily Star, Keynote speaker is Senator Steve Farley, candidate for governor. Martin Bacal Lifetime Achievement Awardees: Elaine & Bob Clark, Laura Hogan Community Outreach Awardee: Renee Morton, Albert Elias Democratic Business Leader Awardee:
Frances Erunez. Individual tickets are $65 each. Order tickets online at Act Blue.

Monday, September 18, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is Sen. Andrea Dalessandro, Sunny Side School District Override – Speaker TBD.  Next Week: Tucson City Council Member Steve Kozachik for a campaign update.

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Political Calendar: Week of September 10, 2017

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Political Calendar for the Week of September 10, 2017:

Sunday, September 10: Week one of the 2017 NFL season.

Sunday, September 10, 2:00 p.m.:  Conversations with the Candidates, Deedra Abboud (U.S. Senate) and Billy Kovacks (U.S. House – CD2), at Cartel Coffee, 210 E. Broadway Blvd,, dowtown Tucson.

Sunday, September 10, 4:00 p.m.: Ralph Atchue campaing kickoff for LD 11 Senate, at Continental Ranch Community Center, 8881 N. Coachline Blvd., Marana.

Monday, September 11: Patriots Day.

Monday, September 11, Noon: Democrats of Greater Tucson luncheon, Dragon’s View Restaurant (400 N. Bonita, South of St. Mary’s Road between the Freeway and Grande Avenue, turn South at Furr’s Cafeteria). New price: buffet lunch is $10.00 cash, $12 credit; just a drink is $3.50. Featured speaker is Bruce Wheeler, candidate for Congress in CD 2. Next Week: Sen. Andrea Dalessandro, Sunny Side School District Override – Speaker TBD.
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