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 Coming ........ November 19th


Note: this program is on the 3rd Wednesday due to the Thanksgiving holiday. 

Election 2014: What Just Happened

and What Does It Mean for Us?

Join us on Wednesday, November 19th for a panel discussion on the consequences of the Nov. 4th election. Is there any hope of ending gridlock in Olympia and Washington, D.C.? What are the chances for fully funding our state’s education system? Will we get a solid transportation package passed? At the national level, will we have another government shutdown, and what are the prospects for immigration reform and other headline issues?

We are very fortunate to have three politically astute panelists who will explore these questions and others brought into focus by the midterm election:

Cathy Allen, President of The Connections Group, is well known to City Club members. She has run or consulted with more than 500 winning campaigns (75% women) from mayors to governors, from state legislators to the U.S. Congress.

Bruce Boram, Principal at Laurus Associates, is a political and public affairs consultant with 25 years of political experience, initially with Congressman John Miller (R, WA). He has worked with the Washington State Republican party, the House and Senate Campaign Committees, and the Oregon House Republicans.

Jerry Cornfield has been a reporter for The Daily Herald in Everett since 2004. He joined the Herald just in time for the historic gubernatorial contest between Chris Gregoire and Dino Rossi. Jerry is based in Olympia where his primary duty is to cover lawmakers and state government.


Ticket Information

City Club specific, printable instructions for using Brown Paper Tickets are available here.

Advance ticket sales end at 10:30am, November 17th.

To reserve ticket(s) for the next Bellingham City Club meeting:



CALL Brown Paper Tickets 800-838-3006

For a full explanation of the cause for the ticketing policy change please see the Ticketing Policy Change page.


Founded in 1993, the Bellingham City Club is a non-partisan civic organization with over 400 members that fosters dialogue and debate on important issues facing our community. City Club meets for lunch on the 4th Wednesday of the month at Northwood Hall (3240 Northwest Avenue, Bellingham, WA). Doors open at 11:30 a.m.; buffet lunch is served at 11:50 a.m.; the program starts at 12:20 p.m. and ends at 1:30 p.m. Lunch costs $13 for members, $18 for non-members and $5 for Young Adults (29 and under) when purchased in advance on Brown Paper Tickets; a limited number of tickets may be available at the door at the cost of $15 for members and $20 for guests. The program is open to the public.

Bellingham City Club

P.O. Box 964

Bellingham, WA 98227


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