Encore! Encore! Plano City Council Recognizes CCDWD President Kate Garrison

Encore! Encore! Plano City Council Recognizes CCDWD Pres., Kate Garrison Plano City Council became the latest civic group to honor Kate Garrison for her service to the community on behalf of people with disabilities. Plano City Mayor Harry La Rosiliere recognized Kate Tuesday evening at the regular Council meeting, citing her advocacy for Universal Design in city planning and for …

Early voting is ON and shattering records!

Early voting is on across Texas and we shattered turnout records on opening day! Collin County reported over 30,000 people voted yesterday! This is AMAZING! We know when voter turnout is high, Democrats have a better chance at winning! You can help with that effort! We are phone banking in the office every day. Give the office a call or …

HIspanic Heritage Month

Collin County Democrats Recognize Hispanic Heritage Month

At its meeting on September 27, the County Executive Committee passed the following resolution: Whereas 55 million people or 17% of the American population are of Hispanic or Latino origin; Whereas Hispanics have had a profound and positive influence on our country through their strong commitment to family, faith, hard work, and service; Whereas Hispanic Heritage Week was first established …

Karen Jacobs Attends Senate Hearing on Property Tax Reform

State Senator Van Taylor of Collin County recently held the Texas Senate Select Committee on Property Tax Reform and Relief hearing at Collin College – Spring Creek Campus.  Karen Jacobs, candidate for House District 33, attended and spoke at the hearing.  This is her testimony from the hearing: “My name is Karen Jacobs from Heath Texas.  I am running for …

Update from your SDEC 8 Representatives – Sharon Hirsch and Zack Bullard

Greetings SD 8 Democrats! We want to thank you for electing us as your representatives in Austin. The first SDEC meeting took place on September 17. It was filled with updates from the state party and a surprise appearance from Governor Martin O’Malley. The Texas Democratic Party is currently focused on the 2016 Campaign. Cliff Walker and Birk Wilkinson, the …

Unwind with Wine Fall Fundraiser

It’s been a very long and busy election season.  We’re sure you’re going to want to enjoy a glass of wine or two after the election to unwind before the holiday season begins.  We have just the thing for you! CCDP is hosting an “Unwind with Wine” fundraising event at the historic and award winning Landon Winery in downtown McKinney! …