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Welcome to Democrats Abroad Lion City Committee (DALCC), the Country Committee of Democrats Abroad for those living in Singapore.  We offer a community and point of contact for Democrats seeking to connect and stay informed and engaged while living abroad.
Activities include hosting voter registration events in election years, bringing Democrats together through social events and volunteer opportunities, providing updates on legislation and races back home through our Facebook Page, tracking expat issues, and supporting Democratic candidates.

How to find us and get involved:

1 Join us now—it’s easy and free. 
As a member of Democrats Abroad you will get emails about our activities and events.

2 Like our Democrats Abroad Lion City Facebook Page. https://www.facebook.com/DemocratsAbroadLionCity
Use the drop-down menu under ‘liked’ to ensure you are notified whenever new updates are posted.  Here you can follow local activities and the latest postings about issues/campaigns back home (including legislation directly affecting expats).  You can also post your comments.

3 Most important, if you haven’t already done this, please register to vote from abroad and request a ballot in each year that you want to vote.  This site makes it quick and easy.   https://www.votefromabroad.org

Democrats Abroad is the official Democratic Party organization for more than 8.7 million Americans living outside the United States.  It has the status of a ‘state’ in the Democratic Party, so is represented by voting members on the Democratic National Committee and has its own delegation to the Democratic National Convention. 

We look forward to hearing from you and hope to see you at a future event!

Democratically yours,

Patricia Reed, Chair, Democrats Abroad LCC

Chair-SGP@democratsabroad.org

DA Singapore Leadership:

Patricia Reed
Tyler Hosford
| Vice Chair
Jane Kamneva
| Secretary
Joy Choynowska
| Legal Counsel
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  • News

    DALCC - AGM & Executive Committee Elections

    Dear DA Lion City Committee (DALCC) Member,

    Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Saturday, 25 May 2019 at 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Among the agenda items will be election of the six members of the Executive Committee (Excom) for a two year term of office. 

    Excom Positions
    https://www.scribd.com/document/401077097/DALCC-Excom-Positions

    The AGM will be held at the 3rd floor Board Room of the Business Centre at the American Club, 10 Claymore Hill, Singapore 229573.

    Please submit nominations and statement of interests via email to Lisa Tucker-Kellogg at lisatk@gmail.com no later than Wednesday, 8 May, 2019. We strongly encourage all our members to participate in this AGM and to seriously consider running for one of the positions on the Executive Committee or volunteering for one of the Standing Committees

    For positions that receive nominations prior to the election for the said position, there can be no nominations from the floor of the meeting, as those voting via email will not have the same opportunity to vote for candidates nominated from the floor and voting will already be in process. For Excom positions for which no candidates have a been nominated, nominations may be made from the floor at the election meeting.

    Once all nominations are received, we will email all of the candidates’ statements of interest and a ballot to be reviewed prior to the election.

    Options for voting: (choose one):

    • Vote in person at the election meeting via paper ballot.

    • Vote via proxy at the election meeting. Submit proxy form by Friday, 24 May. Please note that no proxy holder can have more than 2 proxies and proxy holders must be members in good standing of DA Lion City. The nominations committee will recommend eligible proxy holders to people who don’t know who to ask. 

    Proxy Form
    https://www.scribd.com/document/401077101/Proxy-Form-for-the-May-25-2019-AGM

    • Vote via email by Friday, 24th May, 2019.. Please send emails to Lisa Tucker-Kellogg at lisatk@gmail.com.

    Please note that you must be a member of Democrats Abroad 14 days prior to the election if casting your vote via email or proxy and 1 day prior to the election if casting your vote in person.

    Please direct any questions to one of the members of the nominations committee below:

    • Lisa Tucker-Kellogg at lisatk@gmail.com (Chair of the DALCC Nomination Committee)

    • David White at macondo88@gmail.com or

    • David Klingensmith at klingend@icloud.com

    Subsequent E-mails regarding other items on the Agenda for the May 25, 2019, AGM will be sent out by the Chair of DALCC in the near future.

    Respectfully submitted on behalf of the DA Lion City Nominations and Elections Committee (2019),

    Lisa Tucker-Kellogg, Chair of the Election Committee (2019)

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    Call for Nominations of DA Lion City Member at Large

    Dear DA Lion City Member,

    During the AGM on 5 May 2018 at 6 p.m., an election will be held to fill our Member at Large position. It will be held at 07-05 Kent Vale Block A, 103 Clementi Road, Singapore 129788. T: 9380 9200

    Directions for cars: Drive in past the gatehouse and then take a left turn up the hill. After the road bends back to the right, you'll see block A in front of you. Go into the block A elevator in front of you for units 5-8 (there's another elevator off to the side for units 1-4, but don't use that one). Take it up to the 7th floor and unit 5 will be on your left as you come out of the elevator. Please submit nominations and statement of interests via email to herro048@umn.edu no later than 14th April.

    Once all nominations are received, we will email all of the candidate’s statements of interest and a ballot to be reviewed prior to the election.

    Options for voting: (choose one): 1. Vote in person at the election meeting via paper ballot. 2. Vote via proxy at the election meeting. Submit proxy form by 4th May. Please note that no proxy holder can have more than 2 proxies and that the nominations committee will recommend eligible proxy holders to people who don’t know who to ask.

    Proxy Form - http://www.scribd.com/document/375090511/Dalcc-Agm-Proxy

    Please note that you must be a member of Democrats Abroad 14 days prior to the election if casting your vote via proxy and 1 day prior to the election if casting your vote in person. The newly elected Member at Large will assume their duties after the election.

    Please direct any questions to the chair of the nominations committee Missy Herron at herro048@umn.edu or to:
    David White at macondo88@gmail.com or Eric Pesik at eric.pesik@gmail.com

    Respectfully submitted on behalf of the DA Lion City Nominations and Elections Committee (2018),
    Missy Herron

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    Upcoming Events

    Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 04:00 PM · 1 rsvp
    Straits Clan in Singapore, Singapore

    WOMEN'S CAUCUS MEETING

    Join us for our monthly women's caucus meeting...this month we'll be hosting a postcard writing event for the ERA for the state of Virginia! As always we'd love to hear ideas and different perspectives on how the Democratic party can best serve and represent all women. RSVP below to attend. 

    Monday, October 28, 2019 at 08:00 PM
    The American Club in Singapore, Singapore

    DALCC BOOK CLUB- BILLION DOLLAR WHALE: THE MAN WHO FOOLED WALL STREET, HOLLYWOOD, AND THE WORLD by Tom Wright

    Join Democrats Abroad to discuss our latest read "Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood and the World" by Tom Wright.

    For more information about the book: https://www.amazon.com/Billion-Dollar-Whale-Fooled-Hollywood-ebook/dp/B079WVJZCH