We have a new Club President! Emily Bonner was elected by unanimous consent on July 20, 2015. I’m honored to have the chance to lead this club, whose priorities and goals so closely dovetail with my own. I was born and raised here in San Diego, and began my work in politics canvassing for the […]
At our general meeting on Monday July 20, 2015 the club members present voted to endorse HR1111. Do we want to build a better world through peaceful means or continue attempting to resolve conflict only through aggression and force? HR1111 is an aspirational, perhaps just symbolic, bill that says we can and must do better. Maybe […]
Yesterday, I stood with this sign outside the HQs of the San Diego County Democratic Party in a “Walk of Shame” for my Congressman, Scott Peters, as he arrived to address the monthly meeting of the Council of Clubs. We were there after two years of lobbying this Congressman on the secret, corporate-negotiated Trans-Pacific Partnership […]
When schools out many families suffer trying to pay for their children’s lunches. Click on the flier to download a list of Park and Recreation Centers, Schools and Libraries who provide free lunches. No proof of income is necessary, no paperwork. All children 18 and younger are welcome.
Another election season is getting underway, which means another season of superficial, trivializing and downright insulting coverage of the women who run for office. In this installment of the Illipsis, Jay Smooth enlists Kat Lazo, Jennifer L. Pozner, Zerlina Maxwell and Samhita Mukhopadhyay to advise journalists and pundits on how to talk about female candidates […]
Have you seen the San Diego County Party’s list of endorsed candidates? Click here and share this link with your friends. Contact the San Diego County Democratic Party and sign up to help get-out-the-vote all over the county at 858-277-3367.