Recording of August 22, 2020, September 26, 2020 and October 24, 2020 meetings: https://www.facebook.com/linda.slater.184
You can also watch livestream at this link while the meeting is occurring!

NEXT MEETING: January 23, 2021 10 am-12 pm 

Please note that DEMCCO meetings will continue as Zoom meetings until it is safe to start in-person meetings again.

The link to our meetings is the same for each meeting.  Please join us by computer, tablet, iPad, or smart phone at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89588058935

If you want to join by any telephone, call 669 900 6833 and enter the Meeting ID of 895 8805 8935 when instructed to do so.  

Running for Public Office in the North County Area

  • Have you ever wondered what it would be like to run for a public office in the North County Area of San Diego County?
  • Have you wondered what resources and efforts it would take to be a candidate for an elected position?
  • Have you wondered what more you could do to help elect the best, most qualified candidates to office positions in our DEMCCO cities, school boards, North County districts? What is most effective in this time of coronavirus pandemic?
  • Have you wondered about what obstacles, opposition, problems a candidate would face?

If you have had questions like these, or others related to being a candidate for public office, if the realities behind the campaign signs and smiling faces are somewhat mysterious…

Then you will not want to miss the next monthly membership meeting, Saturday, January 23, 10:00 a.m., on Zoom! Be sure to click in promptly and not miss this!

Your Program Committee has confirmed  the participation of five excellent Democratic candidates who ran in the November 3, 2020 Election, in an online panel discussion! Esther Sanchez, Lela Panagides, Jane Marshall, Shari Mackin, and Teresa Acosta will share their personal experiences and insights, as well as be able to answer questions in a Q&A following.

            The Program will begin shortly after Call to Order by President Linda Slater!

The AGENDA is as follows:

I. Call to Order and Welcome

II. Approval of Agenda

III. Approval of October 24, 2020 Minutes

IV. Program: Running for Office in North County—a panel discussion with Esther Sanchez, Lela Panagides, Jane Marshall, Shari Mackin and Teresa Acosta

V. Elected Officials and Candidates Remarks

VI. Consideration of Bylaws Amendments

VII. Announcements

VIII. Adjourn until February 27, 2021


Have you renewed your membership yet?  Do you want to join DEMCCO?

DEMCCO is a membership organization that exists because of Democratic activists like you.

What do we do with our membership dues? We support candidates that align with our club values. In 2020, we donated several thousand dollars to local candidates. In elections that were decided by a razor-thin victories, our donations made a difference.

By paying your annual dues now, you ensure that our club’s finances stay healthy and we have plenty of funds to donate to DEMCCO endorsed candidates.


Individual membership $25/year
Student membership (enrolled in a school) $10/year
Family membership (up to 3 persons) $35/year


If you want to join DEMCCO, you can sign up on ActBlue at the link below or send your check to our address:     DEMCCO    P O Box 131152     Carlsbad, CA 92013-1152

DEMCCO subscribes to ActBlue, the service that receives and distributes donations to Democratic candidates and organizations.  The link to ActBlue to pay your DEMCCO dues is ActBlue Dues Payment

Thank you for supporting DEMCCO by paying your 2021 dues!






For information on our upcoming meetings please click on the Calendar page for the complete calendar of events.