Month: February 2015

  • Social Media Guru to Headline March Meeting – La Mesa Mayor also to Address Membership

    Originally posted on La Mesa-Foothills Democratic Club: La Mesa Foothills Democratic Club, serving all of Grantville, San Carlos, Del Cerro, Allied Gardens, College Area, La Mesa, Mt. Helix, Santee and close-in East County, will extend their current streak of outstanding speakers with a talk by Internet Expert John Loughlin on Wednesday, March 4th at 6:30…

  • Mar 8 – Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret – Free Movie Screening

    Mar 8 – Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret – Free Movie Screening

    Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret is a groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary following intrepid filmmaker Kip Andersen as he uncovers the most destructive industry facing the planet today – and investigates why the world’s leading environmental organizations are too afraid to talk about it. Free Movie Screening When Sunday, March 8, 5pm for 5:45pm start Where Bay…

  • Mar 15 – People’s Climate Walk & Rally

    Mar 15 – People’s Climate Walk & Rally

    Gather at San Diego City Hall Plaza 2:00PM gather at 3rd Ave and C St Downtown No More Dirty Climate Lies — Now It’s Time to Mobilize! When Sunday, March 15, 2015 2:00-4:00pm Where San Diego City Hall 202 C Street, 92101 Music by the Swamp Critters ~ Raffle of two new bicycles Bring Friends! We will rally…

  • Apr 11 – The 35th Annual Roosevelt Dinner – Setting the Stage

    Apr 11 – The 35th Annual Roosevelt Dinner – Setting the Stage

    The San Diego County Democratic Party’s annual gala and awards dinner will be held on Saturday April 11th, in the Sapphire Terrace and Ballroom at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. Tickets for Clubmembers (and GO Team members) are only $100 as opposed to the regular individual tickets of $125 per person – you can  save more than your membership! You can…

  • Ed Harris Interviewed on KFMB Radio

    Ed Harris Interviewed on KFMB Radio

    On Saturday 7 February, Richard Muscio and Joe Vecchio interviewed former District 2 Councilmember (and clubmember) Ed Harris on their KFMB radio show It’s Your Money and Your Life.  Ed talks about his background, lifeguarding, being a councilmember, being eaten by a plastic bag, and looks forward to the 78 Assembly District election next year. You…

  • US Healthcare Explained & Check Your Own Doctor’s Gifts From Big Pharma

    US Healthcare Explained & Check Your Own Doctor’s Gifts From Big Pharma

    John Oliver provided a damning critique of Big Pharma in the premiere of his second season of Last Week Tonight on HBO. His segment also contained details of the new federal website OpenPaymentsData.CMS.gov, a requirement of the Affordable Care Act, that allows you to search for gifts given to doctors. The short clip is worth watching through to the “Pharmaceutical Money” advertisement…