Tag Archive for CDP chair

The Ellis Camp Argument

After a brief email exchange over the weekend, I have invited Brian Hitchcock, a Kimberly Ellis supporter, to offer his argument on behalf of Ellis for CDP chair.  This is offered without commentary and it’s a letter from the Ellis campaign and it’s a cut-and-pasted Word file so I hope all the charts hold up:…

Statement from California Democratic Party Chair Eric C. Bauman on conclusion of Credentials Committee Appeal of CRC Audit and Challenge Ruling

Editor’s note; Kimberly Ellis no longer has to concede; the race is over (and has been over).  Eric Bauman is the new chair of the California Democratic Party.  Te Ellis people may say “establishment Democrat” and I say “Eric has been in the trenches for a long time fighting the good fight.  I’m still waiting…

California LGBTQ Leaders, Major Organizatjons Urge Kimberly Ellis to Put Civil Rights Progress Ahead of Personal Agenda

  Violence by Hate Groups Requires Urgency, Focus on Defending and Expanding Civil Rights  LOS ANGELES, CA – California’s leading LGBTQ rights organizations and community leaders sent a unified message to former California Democratic Party chair candidate Kimberly Ellis, urging her to put the fight for civil rights ahead of her personal agenda.   Equality California,…

OC’s Melahat Rafiei: Time for Ellis to Lead by Conceding

Orange County political consultant and Democratic National Committee member Melahat Rafiei has authored a guest editorial in the Sacramento Bee which calls on Kimberly Ellis to be the leader to the Democratic Party that so many believe she is by conceding the race for California Democratic Party Chair. From the article: Past elected Democratic Party…

Sacramento Bee calls for Ellis to Concede CDP Election

The Sacramento Bee has published this “open letter” styled editorial calling for Kimberly Ellis to step aside and concede the race for California Democratic Party chair, which she lost to Eric Bauman by 62 votes. From the editorial: It’s over. Sure, it was impressive the way you took on the political establishment last month, nearly…