August Primary Watch Parties

watch partyPolls have Closed. Thank you to the voters who participated in democracy, the people powered campaign volunteers for your time and energy, and to the candidates for putting it all out there and allowing us clear choices. Please join our 7th Ward Independent Democrats candidates for their watch parties after 7:30 pm Tonight. — Marie Ceselski, 7th Ward Committeewoman

Cori Bush for Congress
The Laugh Lounge
11208 W Florissant, Florissant

Dana Kelly-Franks for License Collector
Champs on Jefferson
3701 S Jefferson @ Winnebago, Gravois Parkn

Sharon Quigley Carpenter for Recorder of Deeds
Babe’s Tavern
3215 Ivanhoe, Lindenwood Park

No On Prop A
Sheet Metal Workers Local #36 Hall
2319 Chouteau @ S Jefferson, Downtown West


7th Ward Independent Democrats Endorsements

7th Ward Independent Democrats have voted to endorse the following candidates and issue in the August 7, 2018 Primary Election. 7th Ward Committeewoman Marie Ceselski accepts the organization’s endorsements as her own.

U.S. Senator: Re-Elect Claire McCaskill
State Auditor: Elect Nicole Galloway
Prop A: Vote No On Right To Work For Less
1st District U.S. House: Elect Cori Bush
78th District Missouri House: Re-Elect Bruce Franks Jr.
79th District Missouri House: No Endorsement
Collector of Revenue: Re-Elect Gregory F.X. Daly
License Collector: Elect Dana Kelly-Franks
Recorder of Deeds: Re-Elect Sharon Quigley Carpenter
Prop 1 GO Bond Issue: No Endorsement


Saturday BDay Party for Cori Bush, Special Guest Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

7 pm Saturday Birthday Party & GOTV Rally for
Cori Bush for Congress
With Special Guest Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester
Admission: Free 1st
RSVP to evenbrite

Public Transit: Unfortunately, #31 Chouteau will not be running on Manchester in Ready Room vicinity this Saturday.

Monday Drinking Liberally Happy Hour with Cori Bush & Mark Osmack

April232018Join the Left-Leaning Community for socializing and interrogating two congressional candidates…

6:30-9 pm Monday, April 23, 2018
Drinking Liberally St. Louis Chapter Happy Hour
Nadine’s, 1931 S 12th, Soulard
or Facebook

Format: We will go around the tables and each introduce ourselves and ask our guest speakers an international, national, or state question relating to Congress. Both speakers will answer same question. Please prepare questions in advance.

dl1Guest Speakers for April 23rd include:

1st U.S. House District Candidate Cori Bush – If you are not familiar with Cori, here is an interview with St. Louis Public Radio: Cori Bush and Percy Green discuss 2 generations of St. Louis civil rights protests The 1st House District includes all of St. Louis City and most of North St. Louis County.

2nd U.S. House District Candidate Mark Osmack – The Riverfront Times ran a very interesting piece on Mark: Mark Osmack Is Running for Congress, and You Should Take Him Seriously . The 2nd U.S. House District includes parts of St. Louis County, Jefferson County, and St. Charles County. Mark spoke at our March Happy Hour but the room was under 25 (lots of RSVP cancellations because of weather and flu), so we are inviting him back.

Voter Registration Applications Available

We’re again collecting food for Lafayette Park United Methodist Church’s Brown Bag Meals Program for our unhoused neighbors. Items being collected- individual serving packages of crackers & tuna, crackers & peanut butter, fruit cups, fruit drinks, raisins, applesauce, cookies.
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Polls Open 6 am – 7 pm Today: Vote, Then Join Us for Marty Murray’s Watch Party

Rides to the Polls
Call Marty 425-9259

For U.S. Senator: Elect Cori Bush
For Governor: Elect Charles B. Wheeler
For Lt. Governor: Elect Tommie Pierson Sr
For Secretary of State: Elect Robin Smith
For State Treasurer: Elect Judy Baker
For Attorney General: Elect Jake Zimmerman
For U.S. House 1st District: Re-Elect Lacy Clay
For Missouri Senate 5th District: Re-Elect Jamilah Nasheed
For Missouri House 78th District: Elect Bruce Franks
For Missouri House 79th District: Re-Elect Michael Butler
For St. Louis City Circuit Attorney: Elect Kimberly M. Gardner
For St. Louis City Sheriff: Elect Vernon Betts
For St. Louis City Treasurer: Re-Elect Tishaura Jones
For 7th Ward Democratic Committeeman: Elect Marty Joe Murray Jr
For 7th Ward Democratic Committeewoman: Re-Elect Marie Ceselski