AGENDA: SAN DIEGO DFA MARCH MEETUP
Moderator: Carl Manaster, Our Impeachment Guy & Our Single Payer Healthcare Guy
I. Announcements: A. IHSS B. New members: Esete, Sean, Mesaki, Louise, jc mattes
II. Sean Bohac, San Diego Director of Restore Equality 2010. Volunteers needed for obtaining the signatures needed to place "Restore Equality 2010" on the ballot. www.restoreequality2010.com
III. Speaker: Martin Eder, President, San DiegoActivists.com will bring us up to date on the progress of their FCC filings for 2 new non-commercial, full power FM Radio Stations in San Diego County. Grant Funding.
(At another meetup, Jay Jayakumar, An ASD Board member will be presenting their power point presentation. He is in India for the next few weeks.).
IV. SD DFA Endorsements Requested: 1. Restore Equality 2010; 2. "FREE SPEECH for PEOPLE. org";
V. Speaker: Margarita Cortez, 53rd District's OFA( Organizing For Obama) Coordinator
VI. Review Candidates & Propositions for June & November 2010 Election
VII. Round Robin: Everyone may speak on any issue for 1-2 minutes. Please keep statements brief so that we may accommodate everyone before 9pm
-~ UPCOMIING EVENTS -~
Wednesday, March 3, 12:00-1:30 p.m. "FREE Training on City's Lobbying Laws For Non-Profits" How this could impact you? 1. Presentation by the SD Ethics Commission on the existing City lobby rules, including new rules for 2010; 2. Q & A session with CPI and San Diego Ethics Commission Staff; 3. Take-Home packet that includes lobby guidelines & sample forms to track lobbying contacts. 4. Bag Lunch w/ $5.00 & your RSVP to: http://salsa.democrac... SD Electrical Training Center: 4675 Viewridge Ave.(from the 15 freeway exit Balboa Ave. heading west, R. on Viewridge). Info:Stephanie at [masked] x27 or email: [masked]
Saturday, March 13, 5:30-7:30pm, You are invited to a Birthday Celebration!!! Birthday Party for Kevin Beiser, Brian Polejes & Nico Portillo!!! Food ANd Beverages are provided. Please no gifts, but contribute on line ~ www.KevinBeiser.com ~ Location: Campaign HQ. 8262 Kaplan, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92123.. RSVP: KevinBeiser@yahoo,.com and help us "Improve Education For All Our Children" . ~~~ Kevin Beiser, Math Teacher of the year, Candidate for the School Board.
Saturday, March 13 at 6:00pm -8:00pm, Women's History Month Dinner Program "Friends of the Malcolm X Library Celebrate Women Library Leaders"] Featured Honoree, Ms. Deborah Barrow, City of San Diego Library Director, Ms. Michell Gray and Ms. Toni Hernandez will also be recognized for their service. To attend the Women’s History Month Dinner Program, please send a contribution of $15.00 per person no later than March 6, 2010. After March 6th or at the door, contribution is $20.00 per person. Checks should be made payable to Friends of the Malcolm X Library and mailed to Ms. Vicki Kirkpatrick, 4817 Magnus Way, San Diego, CA 92113. Location: Malcolm X Library, 5148 Market Street, San Diego, CA 92114
Wednesday, March 24, 11:30am -1:30pm,*Lunch with League of Women Voters SD. Topic: "Do Special Interests Now Own Our Elections?" Speakers: Ric Bainter, Legal Advisor & Consultant. Trent Lange, Chair, Californians for Fair Elections. And, Simon Mayeski, Software Developer at L-3 Communications. At Tom Ham's Lighthouse , 2150 Harbor Island Dr., 92101 Cost: $28.50 LWV members; $30.00 non-members. Reservations must be received by March 18! Mail check: LWVSD, 4901 Morena Blvd. #104, SD, CA 92117. Call:[masked]-8696.
SATURDAY, March 27, 10AM-Noon SDDWC Community Forum “Meet & Greet Democratic Candidates for California State Senate" Immediately followed by SDDWC Endorsement Meeting for CA Assembly & Senate Candidates. Candidates are required to complete & return to SDDWC 2010 Candidate Endorsement Questionaire no later than 5 days prior to being considered for endorsement on Email: [masked] for endorsement form or send stamped, self-addressed envelope to SDDWC, 4537 Alamo Drive, San Diego, CA 92115. (619) 582-5383.
Saturday, March 27, 2010, 10:00am - 5:00pm, "Cesar E. Chavez Memorial March/Parade & Community Celebration", Free to all! For more information Call: (619)[masked] www.sdchavezcommittee.info
***Monday, March 29, 2010, 7:30am-9:00am. "12th Annual Cesar E. Chavez Memorial Breakfast", Location: San Diego Convention Center. Info: (619)[masked], www.sdchavezcommittee.info
APRIL 2010 >Important Dates:
*1. Saturday, April 10, 6PM - 9PM, 30th Annual Eleanor & Franklin D. Roosevelt Dinner, at Holiday Inn on the Bay, Downtown San Diego. Call:[masked] Email: [masked] Website: www.sddemocrats.org
*2. Friday, April 16 - Sunday, April 18th. "2010 State Annual CDP Convention" Location: Los Angeles Convention Center. Website: www.cadem.org
*3. Sunday, April 25, 1pm-3pm. SDDWC presents Student Scholarship Fundraising Tea In Honor of President Emeritus, Verna King. Location:TBA