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Keynote Speaker:  Derek Cressman of Common Cause - Across the U.S.: getting money out of politics

Austin Price of CALPIRG - Overturning Citizens United

Nancy Abbey of WILPF - Increase transparency in elections with the CA Disclose Act

Chris Finnie of Move to Amend Santa Cruz - "Corporations are not people and money is not speech"

Micah Posner, Santa Cruz City Councilmember - Public Campaign Finance in Santa Cruz

Moderator: - Manu Koenig of Civinomics

Co-Sponsors: Freedom Forum, CALPIRG, UCSC Democrats
Women's International League for Peace & Freedom (WILPF)
The Santa Cruz Weekly

Next meeting Thursday June 20

  1. Nominations

    1. The Nominating Committee recommended the following for June election of officers and committee chairs:

President (6 months) Nancy Abbey

Vice President: Ron Pomerantz

Recording/Corresponding Secretary: Tom Batley

Treasurer: Paul Johnston

Membership Committee chair: Paul Elerick

Publicity Chair: Peter Nichols

    1. The slate was accepted and will be voted on at the June 20 meeting. At that meeting, nominations from the floor will be recognized, and election will be by a majority of those present as stated in the by-laws.

    2. The role for the out-going president was discussed. Brian indicated his willingness to write a monthly newsletter to continue his tradition of updates to members these past years. He will also remain a member…

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