McCollum/Pinto Door Knock – Tuesday, September 2 Updated

UPDATE: The doorknock is now starting at Erin Murphy’s house, see below for details.

In lieu of Dave Pinto’s normal Monday canvass, next week Dave and Congresswoman Betty McCollum are teaming up to knock doors around the district. Unconfirmed rumors have it that a certain State House Majority Leader might make an appearance. If you’re interested in joining, or if you have any questions, please call Peter at (952)992-9393, or e-mail him at This should be a fun event, we hope you can make it.

Here are the details:

What: McCollum/Pinto Door Knock
When: 5:30pm, Tuesday, September 2
Where: Erin Murphy’s House, 898 OsceolaJ&S Bean Factory, 1518 Randolph

Doorknocking for Erin and Dave

Volunteers are needed to knock on doors for Dave Pinto on Monday, August 18, and on future Mondays. We’ll be meeting at J&S Bean Factory, 1518 Randolph, and knocking from 6-8pm.

Volunteers are also needed to knock on doors for Erin Murphy on Tuesday, August 19, and on future Tuesdays. We’ll meet at Erin’s house, 898 Osceola, at 5:30pm.

Our endorsed candidates need your support, and besides that, they’re really fun to campaign with! We hope you can join us.

Summer Barbecue – July 23

Instead of our standard monthly meeting, this month Erin Murphy is hosting a barbecue to celebrate the past legislative session and all the dedicated volunteers of SD64. Hot dogs and burgers (including meatless burgers), beer and wine will be served. It’s going to be a lot of fun, and a great way to get excited as we make our push to November. If you’re interested in joining us, please RSVP to Chris Haas at We hope you can join us.

Here’s the full details:

What: Summer Barbecue
When: 6:30-8:30pm, July 23
Where: Erin Murphy’s House
898 Osceola Avenue
St. Paul, MN

SD64 DFL endorses Erin Murphy for 64A!

Erin MurphyThe SD64 DFL is proud to endorse Erin Murphy for another term representing district 64A in the Minnesota House of Representatives. Representative Murphy was first elected in 2006 and has served as House Majority Leader since 2013. Her first legislative session as Majority leader was considered one of the most productive and progressive legislative sessions in recent Minnesota history. To learn more, check out her campaign website.

Thank you for supporting the SD64 DFL!

Our January Fundraiser was a smashing success! We had great food from Mancini’s, great speeches from too many people to name*, and great turnout from all of you!

Thank you to everyone who came out in the snow, but a special thank you to our co-hosts:

Platinum Co-Hosts
Cristine Almeida & Brian Gorecki
Rolf Westgard
Paul Cassidy
Grania McKiernan
Carole Faricy

Sharon Sudman
Dough Carnival
Eric & Greta Bergstrom
Gloria Zaiger
Dave Pinto
Matt Freeman
Beth Fraser
Melanie McMahon
Matt Bergeron
Philip Stoyke
Eric Celeste
Tim Flaherty
Marcia Avner & Wy Spano
Beth & Jon Commers
Rich Ginsberg
Lyn Burton
Bill Struszinski
Thomas & Marlene Kayser
Ken Iosso
Rafael E. Ortega
Kevin Walli
Kelsey Johnson
John Kavanaugh
Barbara Frey & Howard Orenstein
Brian Bergson
Elizabeth Emerson
John Knapp
Patti Cullen
John Curry
Bill Black
Toby Pearson
Ted Davis

*Just kidding! We heard from Mayor Chris Coleman, all the 64B candidates (Matthew Bergeron, Beth Fraser, Gloria Zaiger, Matt Freeman, Melanie McMahon, Greta Bergstrom, and Dave Pinto), Secretary of State candidate Steve Simon, Ramsey County Commissioner Rafael Ortega, and the always inspring Erin Murphy, Dick Cohen, and Michael Paymar.

Sweet Sixty Four

Rep. Erin Murphy is has invited the members of the SD64 DFL to her home for a small get together to welcome in the autumn weather. The event is this Sunday, from 4-6pm. Show up and get to know some of your fellow local activists.┬áDessert will be served, good times will be had.┬áPlease RSVP to We hope you’ll join us.


Sunday, September 15


898 Osceola Ave.

St. Paul