Welcome to the
Yale College Democrats
"The Yale College Democrats have become a routine campaign stop for Democratic candidates for governor and U.S. Senate." -New Haven Independent, August 23, 2013
The Dems meet every Monday in the Branford Common Room to host speakers, panels, and discussion sessions. Past speakers have included Rep. Barney Frank, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Gov. Dan Malloy, and former Presidential candidate Howard Dean
The Yale College Democrats worked to reelect Governor Dan Malloy, ensuring his victory and a progressive agenda for the next four years.
Juvenile Justice Bill Signing
The Yale College Democrats had been advocating for years for juvenile justice reform in Connecticut, and it finally succeeded in Spring 2015. Pictured here are Dems with Gov. Dan Malloy at the bill signing.
Money and Politics
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Congressman John Sarbanes, Democracy Fund Chair Jared Milfred, State Representative Matt Lesser, and ConnPIRG Director Evan Preston spoke to the Dems about getting big money out of politics.