"All politics are local"

Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill, Jr.

Former Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives


It is at the local level that politics works for voters or can influence those holding or running for office.

Arizona LD 17 Democrats are exactly that... your local Democratic Party for Chandler Gilbert and Sun Lakes.  As part of the Democratic Party, we are associated with the Arizona Democratic Party, and with the Maricopa County Democratic Party to insure Democrats run and win office.

Come Join Us!

  • Upcoming events

    Tuesday, July 07, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Mimi's Cafe in Chandler, AZ

    LD 17 Democrats Monthly Meeting

    Arizona Democratic Party Chair Alexis Tameron is our guest speaker in July.  This is a great opportunity to find out what the state party is doing to get ready for a busy election year that includes a competitive presidential election and a challenge to Senator John McCain from Representative Ann Kirkpatrick.  Join us!

    Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 01:00 PM
    UFCW Local 99 in Phoenix, AZ

    MCDP Convention

    Please join us for the Maricopa County Democratic Party County Convention. This will be a working convention with a brief business meeting to discuss and vote on a proposed bylaw change. Hope to see you there!

  • Latest from the blog

    Proof That Voting Really Matters - AZ LD17 July News

    The last few days have given many people renewed faith in our system of government with decisions handed down by the Supreme Court (SCOTUS).  These decisions effected civil rights (Marriage Equality), human rights (it doesn’t matter which exchange a person uses to buy healthcare) and voter’s rights (keeping intact Arizona’s Independent Redistricting Commission).  
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    June News

    June is going to be a month that will impact Arizonans as the Supreme Court will decide two issues before them: who can draw congressional lines and if subsidies for those buying insurance on the Federal exchange will continue.
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