February 16 – Officer Elections, Judges Statements, Caucus, Straw Poll, Endorsed Candidate for County

Election of Officers for 2020 Proposed slate. Nominations accepted from the floor. Chair nominating committee: Ruth Rollins President: Merrin Muxlow (incumbent) Vice-President: John Loughlin Treasurer: Angela Hawkins Secretary: Kip (James) Eischen Statements from candidates for Superior Court Judge, Office 22 Note: we will NOT be formally endorsing for this position as adequate notice of the endorsement was not distributed in time Steve Miller Alana Robinson 2020 Presidential Caucus Vote We’ll reenact the Iowa caucus – complete with a mobile application that doesn’t really work. If you are passionate about one of the Democratic candidates, now is your chance to convince your fellow club members who to vote for on their Presidential Primary ballot. We’ll take corners of the room, and at each round of voting eliminate candidates with less than 15% of the vote. This is just for fun, and our mobile application won’t send the results anywhere. 2020 San Diego Mayor Straw Vote By a show of hands, or a paper ballot if requested, we’ll take a temperature reading from club members of who …

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

Oct 15 – Prison Industry in California

Our meeting this month has been moved forward a week. It will take place Sunday, October 15th, at the Point Loma Assembly (3035 Talbot St), from 4:00pm – 5:30pm. As announced previously, we will handle two more endorsements – and we will have Chula Vista city council candidate Mark Bartlett speak about the prison industry here in California. The first endorsement we will handle is for Assemblyman Todd Gloria. He will be present at our meeting and members will have the opportunity to ask questions. He has had a very productive session, so check out some of the his legislation here. Second, we will consider endorsing Congressman Scott Peters in his re-election bid. While he will be unable to attend our meeting on Sunday, his representative will be there to answer any policy related questions you may have. Here is his website and propublica information for your review prior to our meeting. Our speaker will be Mark Bartlett, candidate for Chula Vista City Council District 1 and Co-founder of Reentry Resources for Change. After prison, …