The Fontana Democratic Club has been a longstanding organization in the City of Fontana. Founded in the 1930's, FDC has been involved in the growth and prosperity of Fontana as it grew from an agriculture to an industrial community. FDC has a strong history of fighting for civil rights, economic and social justice, as well as on behalf of residents or marginalized communities. Through these efforts, Fontana has become a majorly Democratic community and more enriched through this diversity.
The City of Fontana has 79,173 registered voters
39,588 of registered voters in the City of Fontana are Democrats
This past election cycle, 57,380 of registered voters casted a ballot
38,152 registered voters chose the Democratic nominee and rejected Trump's agenda
Use our paper application to register and join our club. Please complete and bring to the next scheduled club meeting with your dues.
The Fontana Democratic Club condemns President Trump’s repeal of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This decision impacts local families in the City of Fontana largely, in which, per the Census Bureau estimates, there are 16% of Fontana residents that are undocumented. There is no current policy that protects children or their parents from fear Read more about Fontana Dems Oppose Repeal of DACA[…]
Election district map concerns Student Andre Cisneros walks toward the City Council members to give them a letter about making the election district map process fair. (Herald News photo by Alejandro Cano) Posted: Thursday, June 29, 2017 8:53 am | Updated: 5:18 pm, Thu Jul 6, 2017. By ALEJANDRO CANO | 0 comments Several area residents spoke out at the June Read more about Residents express concerns about proposed election district maps in Fontana[…]
By IMRAN GHORI | firstname.lastname@example.org | The Press-Enterprise PUBLISHED: July 12, 2017 at 2:29 pm | UPDATED: July 13, 2017 at 7:59 am San Bernardino County will make its first foray into toll lanes. A 33-mile corridor will be built on the 10 Freeway and span much of the county, transportation officials decided Wednesday, July 12. The $1.8-billion project would add two toll lanes Read more about 10 Freeway toll lanes approved for across San Bernardino County[…]
Hello, Wanted to give you all ample time to calendar Saturday, July 22, 2017, from 9:30 AM – 11 AM for our regular monthly meeting. Congresswoman Norma Torres will be joining us and is looking forward to speak with members. If you have any agenda items you want to submit for consideration, please e-mail FontanaDems@gmail.com. Read more about Monthly E-mail[…]
By Anthony Victoria – June 6, 2017 Photo/School Transportation News: A ‘Type C’eLion electric school bus from Amherst, Massachusetts. Three Inland school districts were awarded funds to purchase electric-powered buses by the South Coast Air Quality Management District on June 2. The air regulatory board awarded approximately $1.6 million to the Fontana Unified School District, Read more about Inland school districts receive $1.6 million for electric buses[…]
Kareem Gongora has been elected the new president of the Fontana Democratic Club. Gongora, a former member of the Fontana Planning Commission, is the current chairman of the San Bernardino County Superintendent Committee on School District Organization. Mark Schulte was elected vice president, Manuel Saucedo became secretary, BarBara L. Chavez was re-elected as treasurer, and Read more about Gongora is new president of Fontana Democratic Club[…]
This past weekend, club members selected new executive board members: Kareem Gongora – President Kareem served as Vice President from 2015-2017 and is a former Planning Commissioner. He currently serves as Chairman of the San Bernardino Superintendent County Committee on School District Organization. Mark Schulte – Vice President Mark has been a longtime club member, Read more about Club Officer Election[…]
By Contributing writer – January 28, 2017 Photo/Anthony Victoria: The pollution overseen from Blair Park in San Bernardino. One can view Southern California Edison’s Mountain View Power Plant from a distance. Dear Dr. Burke and Governing Board Members, The undersigned officials write regarding the South Coast Air Quality Management District’s (SCAQMD) Air Quality Management Plan (AQMP). Read more about Make the ‘courageous’ step to improve life quality[…]
We want to congratulate Councilman Jesse Sandoval for being selected as Mayor Pro Tem and alternates for Inland Empire Utilities Agency as well as San Bernardino County Transportation Authority and the San Bernardino Council of Governments. Councilman Michael Tahan was selected as alternate for Inland Empire Utilities agency. Meetings take place at 7pm, Second and Read more about Fontana City Council Assignments[…]
RACHEL LUNA/INLAND VALLEY DAILY BULLETIN/SCNG Fontana Mayor Acquanetta Warren gives the State of the City address at the John Turner Center in January 2014. By Jim Steinberg, The Sun POSTED: 01/11/17, 6:12 PM PST | UPDATED: ON 01/11/2017 FONTANA >> A group called the Inland Empire First PAC has filed papers seeking to recall Acquanetta Warren, Fontana’s first female Read more about Petition seeks recall of Fontana’s first woman and first African American mayor[…]