June 9, 2011

Grady County Democrats meet tonight

The Express-Star

— The Grady County Democratic Party will meet at 7 p.m. tonight at the Canadian Valley Technology Center, 101 Michigan Ave.

During the Oklahoma Democratic Party convention May 15 in Oklahoma City, the party reaffirmed the following principles:

• The Democratic Party cares about Oklahoma citizens and neighbors;

• Equal rights for everyone, including the middle class;

• Health care for all;

• A liveable minimum wage;

• Taxation based on ability to pay; and

• An end to corporate handouts and subsidies from taxpayer funds.

Delegates to the convention also elected the following officers:

• State chairman – Wallace Collins of Norman.

• State vice chairman – Dana Orwig of Oklahoma City.

• Secretary – David Ratcliff of Tulsa.

For more information about the Grady County Democratic Party, contact Chairman Steve Cox at 405-320-5355, Vice Chairman Darleen Harrison at 224-8604 or Secretary Dale Newbauer at 574-4213.