"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, August 04, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Mimi's Cafe in Chandler, AZ

    LD 17 Democrats Monthly Meeting

    Join us for our monthly meeting. From the Maricopa County Democratic Party, Candidate recruitment chair, John Glenn, will speak. He will discuss county and state legislature offices and recruitment of candidates for the 2016 election. Interested in running for office?

    Monday, August 10, 2015 at 07:00 PM
    Sun Lakes Country Club in Chandler, AZ

    Sun Lakes Democratic Club

    Please join us for our monthly meeting. Terry Goddard, former State Attorney General, will be our speaker. He will address “dark money” in our political system and how our current Secretary of State is dealing with this matter.

  • 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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