AGENDA — Coastside Progressive Democrats Board Meeting

  • Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 7:00pm
  • 504 Avenue Alhambra, Third Floor, El Granada, CA 94018
  • CPD meeting are open to everyone, please bring your family and friends.

Item 1 — Introductions 

CPD board member introductions (1-min each) 

Item 2 — Meeting Minutes

Aug 24, 2017 Draft Minutes 

Item 3 — Bylaws

Sponsored by James

Proposed Amendment to the CPD Bylaws

Item 4 —  California Democratic Party Pre Endorsement Meeting Club Representatives

Select Two Representatives and Alternates 

Sabrina will provide forms to Hene Kelly, CDP Region 6 Director

Bylaws Articles XVI, Section 2: 

  • Representatives shall be selected by majority vote of the Board.

Item 5 — 2018 Election Planning Overview

Sponsored by Sabrina 

  • State Elections
  • Half Moon Bay City Council (3 seats)
  • San Mateo County Harbor District (2 seats) 
  • Other Elections... 
  • Do we know any candidates that need training? 
  • Ed and Sabrina to work on election costs... 

Item 6 — Committees

A. Discussion about activating CPD Committees 

B. Finance Committee update, we received dues from the following people at the Sept meeting:

  • Glenn Pew $20.00 cash
  • Edmundo Larenas $10.00 cash
  • Mary Larenas $10.00 cash
  • Edwin Ferran $10.00 check

Please contact Cecily Harris, Chair of the SMC Democratic Party with any questions. 

Item 7 — Upcoming Event

December Holiday Party

  • Should we have one?
  • If so, when and where?
  • Who's doing what?
  • Should we do a joint party with another group?  

Item 8 — Past Events

  • Oct 14, 2017 — Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival: CPD board member Dan Haggerty setup a 10' tent and we tabled in support of Healthcare for all Californians. People lined up in their Halloween costumes and signed SB-562 petitions.  asking Anthony Rendon, speaker of the California State Assembly to stop delaying SB 562.
  • Sept 28, 2017 General Meeting — CPD enthusiastically endorsed Measure C for Pacifica Rent Stabilization and SB 562 Healthcare for all Californians.

Item 9 — Election Integrity

Sponsored by Brent (3 min) 

Open Source Voting Systems

Item 10 — Surfrider Update

Sposored by Ed (3 min)

Item 11 — Lightening Round

Anyone can speak (1 min per person)

Item 12 — Adjourn

Next Board Meeting, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2017 at 7:00pm

  • The Nov and Dec CPD board meetings are canceled for the holidays.