Walker County Democrats
Huntsville, Texas



The Walker County Democrat Club meets twice a month at 5:30 pm at Democrat Headquarters on the Square in Huntsville at 1111 University Ave:

  •     2nd Monday of every month—General meeting with a speaker or program
  •     4th Monday of every month—Planning meeting


UPCOMING EVENTS



Monthly meeting of Walker Co Democrat Club
When:  Monday, February 12, 5:30 pm
Where:  Democrat Headquarters 1111 University Ave

(Speaker:  CANCELLED)   Brian Cronin, Democratic candidate for Texas state 

Senate, District 5.  Republican Charles Schwertner currently 

holds this Senate seat.  See this site for more information about 

​Brian and his campaign.

 https://www.facebook.com/pg/CroninForTexas/about/?ref=page_internal


Discussion of Democratic candidates for Texas Governor.

Business meeting.



Annual Molly Ivins/First Amendment Award Dinner
Saturday, February 24, 2018, 5:30 pm Cash Bar, Program  6:00 - 9:00 pm

Where:  Katy and E. Don Walker Education Center, 1402 19th St, Huntsville

                (Safe parking in back parking lot)

Keynote Speaker: Mike Collier, Democratic Candidate 

for Texas Lieutenant Governor who will run against Republican

Dan Patrick.  Mike is an exciting speaker and a leading state-wide Democratic candidate in Texas

and stands an excellent chance of defeating Dan Patrick.   See this link for details of

Mike's campaign.  https://www.collierfortexas.com/


First Amendment Awardee: Susan D Bankston, political writer and 
satirist from Richmond, Texas.  Susan's writings can be seen at 
http://juanitajean.com/

Tickets are $50 each.  Student tickets are $25 each.

Pork Loin Dinner

​Cash Bar

Call or visit Democrat Headquarters for tickets (936) 293-8110.


This is the 12th Annual Molly Ivins-First Amendment Dinner sponsored by the Walker County Democrat Club.

 It serves to honor the spirit of political writer and journalist Molly Ivins who was a champion of the First Amendment. This has become an important fundraiser for the Walker County Democratic Party, and we appreciate your continued support.


Auction items needed.  As in past years, we conduct a short live auction toward the end of the evening.

 We need a few quality items for the auction.  If you have something to donate, please drop it off at

headquarters or call Steve Covington 936-581-0173 or Dorothy Willett 936-661-5463. 




Republican and Democratic Party Primary elections for State of Texas

When:  March 6, 2018

Where: your precinct polling place on election day

or Early voting at Walker Co Annex
EARLY VOTING INFORMATION:
At Walker County Annex
1301 Sam Houston Ave, Room 101
Huntsville, TX 77340
 
Dates:          February 20, 2018 thru March 2, 2018
                     Monday thru Friday
 
Times:          8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  
Deadline to register to vote in this election:
Monday, February 5, 2018


Walker County Democratic Party Convention

When:  March 24, 2018, Check-in 12 - 1 pm
​             Convention 1-5 pm

Where:  Holliday Inn Express

                148 I45 South, Huntsville

The purpose of the convention is to select local 

delegates to the State Democratic Party Convention

held in Fort Worth on June 21-23, 2018, and to propose

resolutions to include in the Party's platform.


The county convention is open to all, but only voters 

in the Walker Co Democratic Primary are eligible to

vote on issues at the County Convention and to 

serve as a delegate to the state convention. 


Volunteers are needed for various positions at the convention.
To volunteer and for more information, please contact Walker

County Democratic Party Chair Terry Presley (936)661-9218, geegee.tp@gmail.com.


Please pre-register for the County Convention at: 

http://texasdemocraticconvention.com/