Cochise County Dems Bob Bland Memorial Dinner

    October 30, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    La Casita Mexican restaurant, Sierra Vista
    465 E Fry Blvd
    Sierra Vista, AZ 85635


    Join the
    Cochise County Democratic Committee
    for our annual
    Bob Bland Memorial Dinner
    and Volunteer Awards
    Please join us as we recognize the valuable contributions of our volunteers and honor our outstanding Democrats of the past year.
    Dr. Matt Heinz, Congressional District 2 candidate, will be our speaker.
    Where: La Casita Mexican Restaurant, 465 E. Fry Blvd. Sierra Vista
    When: Friday, October 30, 6:00-8:00 pm
    Menu: Mexican Buffet
    Cost: $50 General/$40 Precinct Committeeperson/$30 Young Democrat

    Send your nominations for Democrat of the Year, Young Democrat of the Year, Campaign Volunteer of the Year, Headquarters Volunteer of the Year, Club of the Year, and the Lifetime Achievement Award to:

    Dr. Matt Heinz
    CD2 candidate
    Matt is a Tucson doctor and politician. In 2013, Matt was appointed Director of Provider Outreach, in the Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs, a part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, by President Obama. Matt was tasked with helping Secretary Sebelius with the roll-out of the ACA. While working in DC, Matt continued his work as a hospitalist in Tucson in an effort to keep in touch with the medical needs of his home community.
    Matt was a member of the Arizona House of Representatives, LD 29, from 2008-2012. He ran for Congress in District 2 in 2012, and currently is again running to represent our district in Congress.

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, (since Jan. 2013).


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