About Us

The Berkeley Democratic Club is the oldest and largest Democratic Club in Alameda County. We have over 500 members, including most elected officials representing Berkeley.

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Endorsement Meetings

Thursday September 1st and Tuesday September 6th, 2016, 7 PM

The BDC will hold our endorsement meetings on two evenings in September.  Both meetings will be held at the Ed Roberts Campus, 3075 Adeline, Berkeley

Races to be Voted on at each Meeting


September 1st Meeting

  • Mayor
  • City Council
  • BUSD Directors
  • Rent Board
  • Berkeley Measures*

September 6th Meeting

  • Berkeley Measures*
  • AC Transit
  • Alameda Superior Court
  • BART Board
  • Peralta Community College Board of Trustees
  • County and Regional Measures* Berkeley measures will be split across the two meetings for scheduling purposes.

    Who is eligible to vote:

    1. New members that paid dues on or prior to July 2, 2016 are eligible to vote at the September 1st meeting and on or prior to July 7th for the September 6th meeting.

    2. Members that have paid dues in either 2014 or 2015 and have already paid their 2016 dues.

    3. Members that have paid dues in either 2014 or 2015 and pay their 2016 dues at the endorsement meeting.

    4. Members that last paid dues prior to January 1, 2014 and have paid their 2016 dues by July 2nd for the September 1st meeting and July 7th for the September 6th meeting.

     BDC has sent out a post card that indicates when a member has last paid their dues.  If you have any questions or believe this information to be in error, please email: fharveylaw@aol.com

BDC Events

The BDC generally holds club meetings every month on the 3rd Thursday (but not always, so look for our emails). We also host fundraisers, political mixers, and other events.

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Join the Berkeley Democratic Club

Thank you for your interest in joining the BDC! We’re happy to have you. We currently offer memberships for students, individuals, and couples.

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