Progressive Democrats of Monroe County

We are activist Democrats, working to inform, educate and work for social justice in our community, state and country. To become a member we ask for a $10 membership dues.

Meetings held the second Thursday of every month except December
Democratic HQ ~ 18 South 9th St, Stroudsburg ~ 7:00 pm.

Our Officers:
James Smith ~ President 
Louisa Dombloski ~ Vice President
Christine Mokgadi ~ Secretary
Matthew Jacobson ~ Treasurer

Join our discussion on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/MonroeCountyProgressiveDEMS/.

For more information please email MCPD@monroepadems.com


News and Events:

At our March 9th meeting we elected new club officers. Congratulations to the new officers of the Monroe County Progressive Democrats - President James Smith, Vice-President Louisa Dombloski, Secretary Christine Mokgadi, Treasurer Matthew Jacobson. We also had a presentation by Mark Dodel on Pennsylvania's online voter registration process. 

At the January 12 meeting the following upcoming events were discussed:
January 15, noon, at Court House Square, in Stroudsburg there will be a rally to save our health care. Stand up for our health care benefits, Medicare and Medicaid.
January 15, at 3pm there will be a community meeting sponsored by MoveOn.Org to discuss local resistance. The meeting is at Don's house in East Stroudsburg. 
January  20, noon, at Court House Square, in Stroudsburg there will be a protest rally for Inauguration day.
January 21 is the Women's March on Washington. As of now the three buses from Stroudsburg are sold out.

For the April 26th Primary Election the Monroe County Progressive Democrats voted to endorse the following Democratic candidates:

These are the most progressive candidates on the ballot that we will be able to vote for in our area in our estimation. Best of luck!



February 6 - 7, 2015 - The PA Progressive Summit will be at the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel.  Summit Keynotes are Senator Bernie Sanders and Cecile Richards from Planned Parenthood.   Other speakers include Krystal Ball and Fmr. Congressman Patrick Murphy from MSNBC, Melanie L. Campbell, president and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation and Katha Pollitt from The Nation magazine.

11/13/2014 - At our re-organizational meeting new club officers were elected. Aaron DiDonato was elected President, Louisa Dombloski our new Vice President, Sharon Jens our new Secretary and Mark Dodel remains Treasurer

The 2014 PA Progressive Summit was February 28th - March 1st in Harrisburg.  Several of us attended.  Read more about the Summit here.

01/09/2014 - The Monroe County Progressive Democrats had our first meeting of the year.  Special guests were Lt Govenor candidate Brad Koplinski, currently a Harrisburg City councilman, and State Committee Young Democrat member Daniel Hartman.  Both fielded questions from the attendees about the upcoming elections.

The 2013 PA Progressive Summit occurred in Harrisburg on Friday, March 1 to Saturday March 2. A group of us went and had a great time.

01/17/2013 - The Monroe County Progressive Democrats recently passed a resolution which stands in solidarity with the national movement to oppose Citizens United, supporting others in Pennsylvania who have done the same, and calling on other grassroots organizations, communites and jurisdictions across the Commonwealth to join in this action by passing similar resolutions.  http://www.monroepadems.com/mcdp-links


02/15/2012 - Report on the 2012 PA Progressive Summit in Philadelphia.


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