Breakfast with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Sept 17

DDWC women stand up for democracy and fair and free elections. Whether your top concern is reproductive rights, racial and gender equity, climate change, gun violence, protecting our First Amendment rights and other civil liberties, quality, affordable healthcare, better public education, privacy concerns or ensuring politicians are held accountable for their actions, here’s your chanceContinue reading “Breakfast with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand on Sept 17”

Join Us for “New York Women Stand Up” Fundraiser on August 27, 2022

Saturday, August 27 from 3 to 5 pmClinton Vineyards 450 Schultzville RoadClinton Corners, NY 12514 Stand Up Against the Attack on Our Rights Guest Speaker: State Senator Michelle Hinchey Hear from local Democratic women candidates and join us in honoring Dutchess County Comptroller Robin Lois with the Lucille Pattison Award Enjoy light food and fineContinue reading “Join Us for “New York Women Stand Up” Fundraiser on August 27, 2022″

How Do We Respond to the Overturn of the Constitutional Right to Abortion

If you are among the 64% of American adults who believe that abortion should be legal in all or most circumstances, yesterday’s six-to-three decision by the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade after fifty years of legal precedent was devastating. Choosing to have a legal abortion has never been easy, and most women considerContinue reading “How Do We Respond to the Overturn of the Constitutional Right to Abortion”

Progressive. Pride. Poughkeepsie.

On June 11, some members of our DDWC Leadership Committee did community outreach at the 2022 PKGO Pride Parade & Festival at Waryas Park in Poughkeepsie to celebrate and recognize members of our local LGBTQIA community. We talked to attendees about why Democrats are the party of inclusion and the importance of getting involved withContinue reading “Progressive. Pride. Poughkeepsie.”

“All Politics is Local” – Register today for our Annual Meeting

Please join us Wednesday, April 20th at 6:30 pm With Politics is Local as a theme, we invite you to participate in a discussion with Dutchess County Minority Leader Yvette Vald├ęs Smith about the role of women in local politics, a review of recent developments in Dutchess county, and learn more about where the county is headed. YvetteContinue reading ““All Politics is Local” – Register today for our Annual Meeting”