Apr 16 – Endorsements and Actions

We have another exciting endorsement meeting on Monday April 16, at 7pm at Elijah’s Restaurant.

  • SD County Board of supervisors District 5: Jacqueline Arsivaud Benjamin, Michelle Gomez
  • Chula Vista School Board Seat 5: Katie Porter, Eduardo Reyes
  • San Diego Unified District C: Michael McQuary, friendly incumbent
  • Southwestern Community College Seat 4: Leticia Cazares, J.C. Hurtado-Prater, Nicole Jones
  • California Senate 38th: Jeff Griffith

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to email [email protected] or call us (619) 900-4751.

RSVP via our Facebook eventpage.

We’d also like to congratulate Ramla Sahid our VP External, and clubmember Michelle Krug who were both honored at the San Diego County Democratic Party Roosevelt Dinner on April 7th.



When
Monday March 19 – Social Time from 6:30pm, Club business at 7:00pm.

Social Time
Members are encouraged to get together from 6:30pm just before the meeting starts.

Order dinner or a drink to sustain you, and the restaurant!

Where

Elijah’s Restaurant, 7061 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111 (map).

  • MTS routes 44, 60

Notes from Mar 19 Meeting – Endorsements and Actions

Democratic Woman’s Club of San Diego County March 19, 2018 Meeting, Elijah’s Restaurant
President Susan Peinado opened the meeting at 7pm.

Guests and Candidates (not seeking endorsement tonight):

  • Doug Case – representing State Senator Toni Atkins
  • Judy Ki – animal cruelty petition
  • Jeff Griffith – candidate for CA State Senate District 38
  • Kate Bishop – candidate for Chula Vista School Board District 5
  • Victor Torres – candidate for Superior Court Judge
  • Matt Brower – candidate for Superior Court Judge
  • Katie Meyer – representing Ammar Campa Najjar, candidate for CA Congressional Dist. 50
  • Volunteer for Delaine Easton – candidate for Governor
  • Leticia Cazares – candidate for Southwestern Community College Board
  • Dominic Nguyen – representing Dave Myers, candidate for Sheriff
  • Michelle Gomez – candidate for County Board of Supervisors District 5
  • Jennifer Campbell – candidate for San Diego City Council District 3
  • Sara Jacobs – candidate for US Congressional District 49
  • Marggie Castellano – candidate for State Senate District 36
  • Mark Bartlett – candidate for Chula Vista City Council District 1


















Announcement and confirmation of Club GoTeam Representative to the County Party – Alyce Pipkin-Allen

Emiliana Sparaco, Organizer, SEIU Local 221: Full Voter Participation Initiative. Petitions distributed to club members.

Endorsements: Run by Dr. Doreen Mattingly – candidates must get 60% of the vote to be endorsed.

Friendly Incumbent Endorsements

  • Kevin Beiser: San Diego Unified District B – Endorsed
  • Scott Peters: 52nd Congressional District – Endorsed (Proxy: Codi Vierra)
  • Nora Vargas: Southwestern Community College Board, Seat 2 – Endorsed

Endorsements

75th Assembly District

  • Allan GeraciEndorsed

San Diego Community College District E

  • Sean EloEndorsed
  • Rafael Perez

San Diego City Council District 6

  • Tommy Hough
  • Fayaz NawabiEndorsed
  • Matt Valenti

President’s Report

  • Robert’s Rules reminder
  • The agenda was approved with a unanimous voice vote
  • Roosevelt Dinner, April 7, 2018, second club table purchased.
  • Oren Robinson provided details (Ramla Sahid, Michelle Krug to be honored).

Becca Miller,VP Internal: Club donation basket items for Roosevelt Dinner.

Kris Harvey: Turnover in current administration. (Handout)

Rosamond Blevins: Treasurer’s Report – over new credit union account

Meeting adjourned at 9:05pm


Notes: Cathie Hyatt
Photos: John Loughlin

Mar 19 – Endorsements and Actions

We have another great endorsement meeting on Monday March 19, at 7pm.

  • US Congressional District 52: Scott Peters
  • Assembly District 80: Lorena Gonzalez-Fletcher
  • Southwestern Community College Board Seat 2: Nora Vargas
  • San Diego Unified District B: Kevin Beiser
  • San Diego Unified District C: Dr. Michael McQuary

 

  • Assembly District 75: Alan Geraci
  • Chula Vista School Board Seat 5: Eduardo Reyes, Kate Bishop
  • Community College District E: David Alvarez, Sean Elo, Rafael Perez
  • San Diego City Council District 6: Tommy Hough, Fayez Nawabi, Matt Valenti, William Wilson

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to email [email protected] or call us (619) 900-4751.

RSVP via our Facebook event page.


When
Monday March 19 – Social Time from 6:30pm, Club business at 7:00pm.

Social Time
Members are encouraged to get together from 6:30pm just before the meeting starts.

Order dinner or a drink to sustain you, and the restaurant!

Where

Elijah’s Restaurant, 7061 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111 (map).

  • MTS routes 44, 60

Notes from Feb 19 Meeting – Endorsements and Actions

Democratic Woman’s Club of San Diego County February 19, 2018 Meeting at Elijah’s Restaurant.

President Susan Peinado opened the meeting at 7pm. The agenda was approved with a unanimous voice vote.

























Guests and Candidates (not seeking endorsement tonight):

  • Tommy Hough – candidate for SD City Council District 6
  • Doug Case – representing State Senator Toni Atkins
  • Matt Brower – candidate for Superior Court Judge
  • Kevin Beiser – candidate for School Board
  • Matt Valenti – candidate for SD City Council District 6
  • Sean Elo – candidate for SD Community College Board
  • Leticia Cazares – candidate for Southwestern Community College Board
  • Rafael Perez – candidate for SD Community College Board
  • Mary Anne Viney – candidate for Carlsbad City Council District 1
  • James Elia – candidate for State Assembly District 71
  • Fayaz Nawabi – candidate for SD City Council District 6
  • Judy Key – animal cruelty petition
  • Michelle Krug – various petitions and announcements

Reports
President’s Report – Robert’s Rules overview with handout.

President provided Treasurer’s Report – as Rosamond Blevins was still busy checking members in to the meeting.

Announcement that the County Party’s Making a Difference Award is to be presented to our External VP, Ramla Sahid at the upcoming Roosevelt Dinner (April 7, 2018).

The membership unanimously approved $500 for a subsidized DWC table for the Roosevelt Dinner, for those members who can’t afford the full $115 ticket (first 10 applicants will get the ticket for only $65).

Certificate of Appreciation from Lemon Grove Mayor, Racquel Vasquez acknowledging DWC sponsorship of ROAR Breakfast.

Report – Angela de Joseph, Women of Color ROAR Breakfast recap and thanks. Announced March for Black Women San Diego to be held on March 10, 2018.

Announcement that the County Party’s Volunteer of the Year Award is to be presented to clubmember Michelle Krug at the upcoming Roosevelt Dinner (April 7, 2018).

Endorsements
Run by Dr. Doreen Mattingly – candidates must get 60% of the vote to be endorsed.

San Diego City Council District 8

  • Antonio Martinez
  • Vivian Moreno – Endorsed

San Diego City Council District 4

  • Myrtle Cole
  • Monica Montgomery – Endorsed

San Diego City Council District 2 – All candidates rated acceptable

  • Jordan Beane
  • Jennifer Campbell
  • Bryan Pease

US Congressional District 49

  • Doug Applegate
  • Sara Jacobs
  • Mike Levin – Proxy, Chrissy Levin (spouse)
  • Christina Prejean

Applegate, Jacobs, Prejean rated acceptable. Levin not recommended.

Additional Candidate comments:

  • Ammar Campa Najjar – Candidate for US Congressional District 50

The membership unanimously approved:

  • New Associate Member, North Area Representative: Brett Fisher
  • New Associate Member, South Area Representative: Lilianna Barba

Meeting adjourned at 10pm.


Notes: Cathie Hyatt, Secretary
Photos: John Loughlin

Feb 19 – Endorsements and Actions

After electing new officers last month, participating in the Women’s March, and sponsoring the Women of Color Roar – Election Year Kick off Breakfast we have another great endorsement meeting on Monday February 19, at 7pm.

  • Congress, 49th: Douglas Applegate, Sara Jacobs, Paul Kerr​, Mike Levin, Christina Prejean
  • San Diego City Council 2: Jordan Beane, Jennifer H. Campbell MD, James Morrison, Bryan Pease
  • San Diego City Council 4: Myrtle Cole*, Monica Montgomery
  • San Diego City Council 8: Antonio Martinez, Vivian Moreno, Christian Ramirez, Zachary T. Lazarus

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to email [email protected] or call us (619) 900-4751.

RSVP via our Facebook event page.


When
Monday February 19 – Social Time from 6:30pm, Club business at 7:00pm.

Social Time
Members are encouraged to get together from 6:30pm just before the meeting starts.

Where

Elijah’s Restaurant, 7061 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92111 (map).

  • MTS routes 44, 60