"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.

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    August News

    Just wait... I am afraid that is all we hear in Arizona about funding education.  Just wait, we will have money once the economy turns around.  It's funny, the economy has improved, but schools are not properly funded in Arizona.  Just wait, we will get money from the court settlement that requires the state to pay schools for the inflation costs that were neglected during the Great Recession. 
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    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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  • Upcoming events

    Tuesday, September 01, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Mimi's Cafe in Chandler, AZ

    LD 17 Democrats Monthly Meeting

    Join us for our monthly meeting.  Speaker TBD.

    Tuesday, October 06, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Mimi's Cafe in Chandler, AZ

    LD 17 Democrats Monthly Meeting

    Please join us for our monthly meeting.  Speaker will be Jim Bishop - current Chair of Yes for Chandler Students, as well as the Chandler Unified School District No 80 Bond Issue Committee.

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