Episode 007: Interview With Alan Geraci For California Assembly District 75

September 13, 2017

Join Temecula Valley Democrats host Dan Stafford for an in-depth 40-plus-minute interview with Alan Geraci, candidate for California State Assembly District 75.

As always, the TVD podcast seeks to discover the background, vision, and desired policies candidates for office intend. We want to know what our candidates are FOR, not what they're against. Who are these folk running for office in the Inland Empire?

This episode gets into some very interesting topics for the State as a whole, but there are also some wonderful jewels specific to the Inland Empire!

Thank you for listening!

Temecula Valley Democrats


Episode-006: 08-19-2017 Interview With Pete Beauregard For US Congress - California CD-50

August 19, 2017

Pete and I discuss his bacfkground, and what he hopes to accomplish should he be elected.

This interview covers a wide range of subjects from State-and-District-level issues to international affairs. The interview runs a little over one hour.

Thank you for listening!


Episode-005: 06-23-2017 Interview With Julia Peacock, Candidate For US Congress, California CD-42

June 24, 2017

A nearly two-hour interview with Julia Peacock, an educator-turned-candidate for the US House in California's 42nd Congressional District.

This interview covers:

  • Education
  • The economy
  • Global trade
  • The environment
  • Domestic infrastructure
  • Immigration
  • Healthcare
  • Job creation in the face of automation
  • And much more

You can get a strong sense of who this candidate is, and what she will work for in Congress given the chance.

Thank you for listening!



Episode 004: Julia Peacock And Travis Traber Address DSRC 06-05-2017

June 14, 2017

Two speakers addressed the general meeting of the Democrats of Southwest Riverside County yesterday evening:


  • Julia Peacock on why she is running against Ken Calvert for U.S. House in California's 42nd Congressional district 
  • Tavis Traber on the status and benefits of SB-562, the universal single-payer healthcare bill that just passed the California State Senate

Thank you for listening!


Episode-003: 05-30-2017 Interview With Ammar Campa Najjar For US House California CD-50

June 2, 2017

An in-depth hour-and-one-half interview with California Primary Democratic candidate Ammar Campa-Najjar for the 50th Congressional district (U.S. House).

The interview goes in-depth on the candidate's background, family, domestic policy in a number of areas, and several important areas of foreign policy.

The candidate's campaign website is at https://www.campacampaign.com

The interview was recorded using Skype, so the audio quality is not as clean and consistent as we would normally like. The content, however, stands on its own.


Episode 002: Why The Business Case Must Be Made To Entrepreneurs For Single-Payer Healtcare

May 11, 2017

We need to speak to small business and employers in a language they understand; Dollars and cents.

Companion blog post: http://www.temeculavalleydemocrats.org/2017/05/11/business-case-single-payer-universal-healthcare/ 

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Episode 001: An Introduction To The Temecula Valley Democrats

March 22, 2017

The Temecula Valley Democrats is a brand-new Democratic club located in Temecula, California. This is our introductory episode. Thank you for listening.