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Notes From July’s Meeting – We Must Win in November

The July meeting was called to order at 4pm and offered some interesting perspectives on the June Primary results as well as setting expectations as to what we can achieve at the General election in November. The Mayor’s recent veto of the City Council approved minimum wage increase clearly demonstrates just how important Carol Kim’s District 6 race is. The thought of suffering with Carl DeMaio as our representative for the 52nd is a great motivational factor for many volunteers. The Meeting Agenda is available here. You can download the slide presentation for the meeting here. Steve Rivera began with an overview of the 2014 Primary. He used a set of results that he first presented at the Region 20 California Democratic Meeting on June 8. Although we like to remind ourselves (constantly) that San Diego County is getting bluer, Steve showed it’s still a lot redder than the statewide results, especially for low turnout elections. Although Jerry Brown polled 54:19 against Kashkari statewide, he only won 47:28 in San Diego County. Similarly with Newsom:Nehring, …

Jan 26 – Monthly Meeting – Howard Wayne’s Preview of 2014 & Jeeni Criscenzo from Amikas on Housing Homeless Women & Children With a Focus on Veterans

Our January meeting’s key speaker is former Assembly Member Howard Wayne who will provide his insights on the 2014 elections. Howard has usually been our Annual Winter Party speaker at our December meetings providing a review of the year, but with the number of great candidates at that last meeting, Howard graciously postponed his annual update to January. Come and find out what the hot races and key issues will be in 2014 – he will be the main featured speaker after the introduction of any candidates who are present, and the latest news on the election. After his Preview of 2014 Howard will take questions until 5:00pm. Cynara Velazquez will update us with the the latest on the race for mayor of San Diego and the David Alvarez Campaign. Learn what the campaign has planned between now and the election, and how our forces in OB and Point Loma can most effectively contribute to David Alvarez’s successful bid to become the next Democratic Mayor of San Diego! Jeeni Criscenzo, will be sharing her insight into …

Dec 9 – Annual Holiday Party

Annual Holiday Party of the Point Loma Democratic Club, at the home of our Club President Ruth Rollins. The Club’s favorite Democrat, former Assembly Member Howard Wayne, will present his analysis of where our Party stands headed into 2013. The Club will provide turkey, ham, and drinks. The cost will be $10.00 per person, or $5.00 if you bring a potluck dish to share. The Club will be collecting unwrapped new toys for the Christmas toy program of the Western Service Workers Association. Here’s a list of toys that are needed Hot Wheels/Toy Trucks, Cars, Trains Barbie or Other Similar Dolls Soccer balls, Basket Balls, Footballs Art Kits, Science Kits, Craft Kits Board Games Skate Boards, Scooters, Bikes Tea/Bake Sets Popular Music CDs appropriate for teenagers Action Figures/Spiderman, Superman, Transformers Baby Toys Soccer Shoes & Soccer Gear Computers & Computer Games/X-Box Musical Toys/Instruments Legos/Building Toys School Supplies New Clothing for Children (all ages, from new born to teenagers/adult sizes) Cash/Check Donations are also welcome. You may also pay your 2013 Member dues at the party. For …