There is no November meeting due to Thanksgiving.
Please mark your calendars for our Holiday party and potluck , December 9 at 5:00 p.m. at Joyce Beers. Cost is $5.00 if bringing a side dish, or $10.00 without. The club will provide turkey and beverages.
We have invited the 4 candidates who are running for County Supervisor, District 4. Omar Passons, Lori Saldaña, Nathan Fletcher and Ken Marlborough will be joining us. Get to know them and hear their messages and visions.
We will also be voting on an endorsement for SB562, California Single Payer Health Bill as well as voting on elections for club officers.
Bring a snack to share, and bring a friend!
Pictured above is the El Cajon billboard that was made possible with crowdfunding efforts by resistance groups. Our guest this month will be Linda Nickerson and Sharon Cox of the East County Democratic Club who will fill us in on the latest about Duncan’s “Dirty Deeds” and the ongoing criminal investigation into his campaign finances.
We have also invited the 5 Democratic candidates who will be vying for the congressional seat in district 50.
Our President, John Hartley who is chairman of Neighborhood Fair Elections, will also briefly speak to us about fair election finances.
Tuesday, September 26, at Joyce Beers Community Center.
Social at 6:30, Program begins at 7:00.
Meet Colonel Doug Applegate who almost unseated Darrell Issa in Congressional District 49 in the 2016 election. Doug lost by only some 1600 votes in what was once a very safe Republican district. Doug will also have some other Democratic challengers this time. He will discuss the upcoming campaign, his beliefs on the issues, and how we can help our north county friends flip the 49th.
We will also be briefly hearing from our President John Hartley on campaign financing.
August 22 –Social 6:30, Program 7:00 p.m.. Joyce Beers Community Center
Meet our San Diego County Democratic Party Chair, Jessica Hayes
Jessica will fill us in with all the latest happenings in the county and upcoming races. She will also explain how endorsements work, the A-Dem and delgate process, and anything else we would like to ask her! There will be lots of time for questions and answers.
Jessica has been a lifelong advocate for women, workers, and equal justice. She began her involvement with politics when she walked door to door gathering signatures for the Equal Rights Amendment. She was previously a member of Dianne Feinstein’s kitchen cabinet, organized studio employees with the Teamsters, and has volunteered for countless campaigns. She previously served two terms as South Area Vice Chair of the County Party. Jessica graduated from UCSD with a B.A. and California Western School of Law with a J.D. She and her former husband built up a local towing company and became local employers for over 175 people. She raised two talented and gorgeous daughters of whom she is extremely proud.
6:30 P.M. Social, 7:00 P.M. Program
Joyce Beers Community Center
Our meetings are open to the public