April 27 — 10 am Earth Day Rally – municipal parking lot – show up because
2019 we begin a campaign to elect Democrats to the township council for Wards 1 to 6. Only one candidate our club has endorsed is being challenged in the June 4 primary, Ward 5’s Fran Ritter. Ward 5 members and friends, don’t forget, she needs your vote!
Coming up soon:
- May 4 — 6 pm Dems Club Party/Fundraiser – Village Inn
- May 7 — 7:30 pm Dems Club Meeting – doors open for conversation 7pm
- June 4 — all day – primary election – Ward 5 vote Fran Ritter (see below)
The February meeting had guest speaker Matt Smith from Food and Water Watch, who focused on practical ways to combat climate change including opposing the proposed Meadowlands Power Plant to supply electricity to New York. (Fact Sheet – Sign petition here.) Matt was followed by Jackie Schram from the local group Franciscan Response to Fossil Fuels whose members were guests at the meeting.
Take a moment to check out our new Issues page where we regular add links to news stories on critical issues, have recently created a simple proposal for Gun Legislation in the Glog section, and have a member satire in Individual Member Contributions section. And remember to click “Mikie’s Moves” to follow what our new congresswoman Mikie Sherrill is doing.