Category: Resolutions

Resolution Supporting a WSDCC Secular First Amendment Caucus (pending) 0

Resolution Supporting a WSDCC Secular First Amendment Caucus (pending)

Progressive Caucus Resolution 2017-03 RESOLUTION SUPPORTING A WSDCC SECULAR FIRST AMENDMENT CAUCUS WHEREAS the First Amendment to the Constitution states “… Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the...

Resolution to Support a State Bank Initiative (pending) 0

Resolution to Support a State Bank Initiative (pending)

Progressive Caucus Resolution 2017-02 RESOLUTION TO SUPPORT A STATE BANK OWNED BY AND FOR THE PEOPLE OF WASHINGTON STATE AND A POSSIBLE INITIATIVE TO THE PEOPLE IN THE 2017 GENERAL ELECTIONS WHEREAS, the taxpayers...

Resolution to Endorse and Support Keith Ellison’s Election as DNC Chair (pending) 0

Resolution to Endorse and Support Keith Ellison’s Election as DNC Chair (pending)

WHEREAS there shall be an election in 2017 for the Chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), voted on by state party chairs and vice-chairs as well as DNC members from the several states;...

Resolution Regarding Candidate Funding by the HDCC and SDCC 0

Resolution Regarding Candidate Funding by the HDCC and SDCC

Whereas the House Democratic Campaign Committee (HDCC) has provided significant funding to candidates who have not been endorsed by any Democratic organization; and Whereas this funding from the HDCC has on occasion been given...

Resolution to Support I-1501 0

Resolution to Support I-1501

WHEREAS thousands of Washington’s citizens are victims of identity theft and consumer fraud each year; WHEREAS over half of scam victims are over age 50, according to a recent study, and fraudulent telemarketers direct...

Resolution Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership 0

Resolution Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership

WHEREAS the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) currently under consideration in Congress was negotiated in secret by corporate trade representatives, lacking sufficient input from workers’ rights or environmental organizations, and without public disclosure of the provisions...

Resolution in Support of SSA Accessibility 0

Resolution in Support of SSA Accessibility

Resolution in Support of Accessible Community-Based Social Security Administration Service Delivery WHEREAS record numbers of clients are visiting and calling Social Security Administration (SSA) offices to receive the services and benefits that they have...

Resolution: More Democratic Debates for Democratic Victory in 2016 0

Resolution: More Democratic Debates for Democratic Victory in 2016

WHEREAS the Republican Party has already held two Presidential debates, will hold a third before the initial Democratic Presidential Debate on October 13, and plans at least 12 debateswith our party planning only 6;...

Resolution for Continued Opposition to Trade Agreements Not Negotiated in Accordance With Platform Principles 0

Resolution for Continued Opposition to Trade Agreements Not Negotiated in Accordance With Platform Principles

Whereas, the Platform of the Democratic Party of the State of Washington (the “Platform”) states: “We expect elected Democrats to publicly, actively work to bring the principles of the 2014 Platform to fruition using...

Resolution to Maintain Strong Washington State Consumer Protection Laws Relating to Payday Loans 0

Resolution to Maintain Strong Washington State Consumer Protection Laws Relating to Payday Loans

WHEREAS Washington ranks high in studies on consumer protections for consumers on payday loans; and WHEREAS Washington’s payday lenders have lost three-quarters of their business in the five years since a tough new state...