Aug 25 – Annual Summer Potluck with BBQ – Support Western Service Workers Association Back-to-School Drive 2019

It’s summertime – which means this month’s ‘Meeting’ is a social affair with our Annual Summer Potluck and fundraising for the Western Service Workers Association and their Back-to-School Drive. Sunday August 25, 2019 –  3:30-5:30PM  Please invite your friends and potential members to attend and meet fellow Democrats and elected officials, in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Please bring school supplies, hand held calculators and backpacks or a generous check for the Western Service Workers Association Back-to-School Drive. If you cannot attend but wish to make a donation send a check to the Western Service Workers Association c/o of Point Loma Democratic Club, PO Box 7802, San Diego, CA 92167. The Club will furnish hamburgers, hot dogs, and soft drinks, plus two drink tickets per person for beer and wine. Special Guests TBD Pay online and save time on the day! Or pay at the door with cash, credit/debit card, or check (made payable to Point Loma Democratic Club). When Sunday August 25, 2019 – 3:30-5:30PM Check in begins at 3:30 pm Guest speakers starting at 4:30 pm …

July 15 – Endorsements & Resolutions

EndorsementsChaired by Yvonne Elkin, Endorsement Committee Chair We will attempt to endorse in the following races: San Diego City Attorney: Mara Elliott, Cory Briggs San Diego Mayor: Barbara Bry, Todd Gloria, Tasha Williamson Assembly District 76: Tasha Boerner-Horvath Congressional District 50: Ammar Campa-Najjar Chula Vista City Council District 4: Andrea Cardenas, Delfina Gonzales Green New … Continue reading July 15 – Endorsements & Resolutions

Nov 19 – Celebration and Coalition Building

Come join us for a celebration of all our great victories this November. We’ll be joined by Assemblymember Todd Gloria, and San Diego City Councilmember, Barbara Bry. There will be cake! 🍰 We’ll also hear from Sheryl Mallory-Johnson (@1619ncbw) about the 1619 National Celebration of Black Women planned for Saturday March 2, 2019. Social Time Members are encouraged … Continue reading Nov 19 – Celebration and Coalition Building

Nov 26 – Community Choice Energy + Short Term Vacation Rentals

We have two very important topics on this month’s agenda – that both affect our quality of life in San Diego. Community Choice Energy Community Choice Energy promises to take us closer to energy freedom, lower energy bills and more local clean energy. The Mayor recently asked the city to develop a business plan to allow for separation from SDG&E, but also provided the utility a chance to offer an alternative to maintain its monopoly. Sophie Wolfram, Policy Advocate with Climate Action Campaign, will discuss climate change impacts and why cities are ideally suited to lead the global fight to reverse climate change. Her talk will cover the key strategies in San Diego’s Climate Action Plan, including Community Choice Energy, and address San Diego’s implementation efforts since the plan was adopted in 2015. Short Term Vacation Rentals Tom Coat approached us to talk about why he’s supporting Barbara Bry’s initiative on STVRs. Tom’s website Neighborhoods for Residents compares and contrasts the proposals that will come before the City Council on December 12th. Councilmember Barbara Bry (club …

Sep 7 – Tom Steyer Talks Climate

Tom Steyer will join us to talk about current issues in climate change politics and NextGen America’s work to prevent climate disaster, promote prosperity, and protect the rights of every American. There will be an extensive Q&A during which Tom will discuss the climate movement, the politics of climate, and how Californians can take effective […]

Sep 7 – Tom Steyer Talks Climate

Tom Steyer will join us to talk about current issues in climate change politics and NextGen America’s work to prevent climate disaster, promote prosperity, and protect the rights of every American. There will be an extensive Q&A during which Tom will discuss the climate movement, the politics of climate, and how Californians can take effective action. San Diego Council Member (and club patron) Barbara Bry (District 1) will also talk about implementing a Community Choice Energy program in San Diego in order to meet our goal of 100% clean energy, and how San Diegans can help make it happen. Barbara is a former journalist and high-tech entrepreneur who was on the founding team of several local high-tech companies. Council Member Chris Ward (District 3) will introduce Tom Steyer. RSVP NOW to join us this exciting evening with climate leader Tom Steyer. And join and share our Facebook event! Tom is a business leader and philanthropist who believes we have a moral responsibility to give back and help ensure every family shares the benefits of economic opportunity, education, …