The San Diego Democracy for America October Meetup

  • Oct 3, 2007 · 7:00 PM
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II. Guest Speaker: Our Very Own,~Scot "Scooter" Tempesta~ former Executive Producer of the Stacey Taylor Radio Show on KLSD 1360AM, 6-9am M-F & former Radio Host of "The Rant" on Saturdays mornings!

Reps. for Pres/Local Candidates. Intro. new, Flyers, DFA
Announcement:Tomorrow, can you put the pressure on at our emergency "Rally for Our Children's Health Care" in Solana Beach?
Where: Rep. Bilbray's Office (in Solana Beach)
When: Thursday, Oct[masked], 6:00 PM
1. Draft Gore for President Representative, Vi Mooberry
2. Dennis Kucinich for President Representative, Steve Powell, California Field Coordinator, Jeeni Criscenzo,

II. Guest Speaker : Our Very Own,~Scot "Scooter" Tempesta~ former Executive Producer of the Stacey Taylor Radio Show on KLSD 1360AM, 6-9am M-F & former Radio Host of "The Rant"!

III. Candidates 3-5 minute Presentations:
1. Jim Hester, Candidate for the 52thCongressional District
2. Carol Changus, for Maggie Kennedy, Candidate for County School Board, District 1 IV. ROUND ROBIN: Round Robin Segment where everyone may speak on any issue for one or two minutes. Please keep, statements brief so that we may accommodate everyone before 9pm.

Thurs.,Oct. 4th,7:00 pm. Fallbrook Dem.Club meeting. Topic:National Health Care Reform & the race for the presidency. Report on the rapid growth of the County Democratic Party, Followed by a special screening of Michael Moore's Sicko. In the Fallbrook Public Utilities District (FPUD) board room, 990 East Mission Road. Info: Bob Hamilton (760) 731-2195.

Saturday, October 6th, 8:00 am ? noon. The San Diego-Imperial Counties Labor Council Presents: Labor 101 ? A Basic Course of Labor Issues. This free, 4- hour class is perfect for public officials and staff who want a better understanding of union issues. At the San Diego Electrical Training Center, 4675 Viewridge Ave., San Diego 92123. Info/RSVP: Anthony Saavedra at [masked], or[masked], extension 5

SAT. OCT.6th,2007, 5:00PM, Art Exhibition-Women's Work in the 21st Century,Women's History Museum, 2323 Broadway #107 (Golden Hill) SD,92102. Please RSVP (619)[masked], website: http://progressivecon...

Saturday, October 6, 2007, 6:30PM Dinner/Program.San Diego Democratic Club's "2007 Freedom Banquet"~Keynote Speaker:Assemblymember "Mark Leno", CA?s 13th District,Master of Ceremonies:"Marti Emerald", DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE for SD City Council District #7 & former KGTV Channel 10?s Investigative Reporter.TIME:7:30PM Dinner/Program/Donation:$75. At Door:,$100. OR-6PM>VIP Reception & Dinner, $125. At Door: $160. LOCATION:Holiday Inn on the Bay,1355 N. Harbor Drive (at Ash Street),Pacific Ballroom Web:

SAT. & SUN., OCT. 6-7."Stop Blackwater" Rallies in Potrero.Sat: Sierra Club Hike-9am-2 pm. Sat: Educational sessions 2-5PM at Potrero Regional Park ($3 parking in the park): East on 94. N on Potrero Valley Rd, R on Potrero Park Rd. -- Camping Sat night.Sat 7-9pm: Rally Site," 23975 Yerba Santa Rd. (East on 94. N on Potrero Valley Rd, L on Round Potrero Rd.). Sun:1pm.*Gather@Rally Site-Rally&1-mile walk>proposed Blackwater site. Info: and http://www.StopBlackw...

SAT.,Oct. 6th, 7:00 pm. Progressive San Diego's Monthly Film Series - "The Corporation." The rise of Corporations, their impact on the economy, environment & culture. Bruce Reznik, Exec. Director, S.D. Coastkeeper, will lead discussion how the film relates to local issues. Refreshments. Joyce Beers Community Center (on Vermont Street, 2 blocks north of University Street, across from Trader Joe's). RSVP: [masked] or[masked]

SUN. Oct.7th,2-5pm.*An Afternoon with John Dean*w/MC: Marti Emerald, Candidate Dist#7 City Council, Rep. Bob Filner, Candidates: Nick Leibham 50th CD, Olga Diaz, Escondido City Council $50/per.(seniors&students:$30) Catered hors d?oeuvres, wine, beer, soft drinks. Dean's Book for sale & signing. At the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Info and tickets: Dolly McQuiston at[masked]-8617. Reservations are requested by September 28th.

Monday, October 8th, 7-9pm. Mesa Democratic Club Meeting. Speaker: City Attorney Mike Aguirre. In the Community Room of the Clairemont Square Shopping Center, 4731 Clairemont Drive off Lakehurst Ave. - across from the UPS Store. Info: Carol Changus[masked] [masked], or

Tuesday, October 9th, 6- 8 pm. "Immigration-What Does It Have to Do with Me," an ACLU of SD & Imperial Counties Civil Liberties Forum. At the Chula Vista Public Library. http://www.aclusandie...

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  • Carol C.

    MY MEMBERS WERE TERRIFIC ! They saved our meetup!!! Our speaker, could NOT come. Carl Manaster,our Moderator,took control,and found great speakers from our DFA group!My group members are all active,
    smart, talented , & supportive!
    Many more participated! It was one of my favorite meetups. ...
    See, Clear Channel, is trying to change the format to
    a sports talk radio( 2/3 sport radio shows in SD)! 4 mos before the
    elections~ shutting down the ONLY Progressive/liberal show in SD
    County!!! My members & I> Smell A RAT!
    My speaker, Scot Tempesta, is NOW The former KLSD 1360AM Radio, Exe. Director of Stacy Taylor Show6-9am, as well as,his own show
    'The Rant' WAS FIRED a week ago. Scot confirmed, he was still speaking at our meetup. However, today his attorney called @5:30pm to tell Scot
    that he can not talk politics, KLSD or on any topic!
    Yikes ~no speaker~1hr. before meetup!
    I thought my members were going to throw Tomatoes at me, but didn't!Hey, they still like me...

    October 4, 2007

  • Vi M.

    The main speaker was not there but that didn't dampen the enthusiasm for a wide variety of topics and speakers from the audience. I was very favorbly impressed.

    October 3, 2007

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