October 20 – Brainstorming! What tools do we need to succeed?

the October Council of Clubs meeting Saturday, October 20th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) Everybody’s busy canvassing, walking, phoning, texting, writing, and helping Get Out The Vote for November 6. But… On November 7th we must start building for 2020. The California Primary is moved up to Super Tuesday at the start of […]

September 15 – The Democratic Party: Structure, Biennial Reorganization, and ADEMs

the September Council of Clubs meeting Saturday, September 15th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) This month’s Council of Clubs features presentations on the structure of the Democratic Party, the upcoming biennial reorganization, and the ADEM elections. Becca Taylor and Craig Roberts will present and answer questions on all aspects of the Party. Becca Taylor is […]

August 18 – Voting Equality

the August Council of Clubs meeting Saturday, August 18th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) As Democratic clubs we have the opportunity to make our voting methods more equal, honest, accurate, simple and expressive. The methods we choose to use and support could ultimately be introduced to voters across the county, which is why […]

July 21 – Running for Boards and Commissions

the July Council of Clubs meeting Saturday, July 21st at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) July’s Council of Clubs featured a presentation from Mark Gracyk, of Helix Water District, and José Cerda, of Sweetwater Water District and founding of Chula Vista Democratic Club, on running for Boards and Commissions. We’re often extolled to run […]

June 2018 – Robert’s Rules of Order

the June Council of Clubs meeting is Saturday, June 16th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) This month’s Council of Clubs features a presentation from Doug Case on Robert’s Rules of Order and hearing the minority. Roberts Rules of Order is is the most widely used manual of parliamentary procedure in the United States. At first […]

May 2018 – Leadership development – how to be a better President or Executive Officer

This month’s Council of Clubs features a presentation from Steve Rivera on Leadership development – how to be a better President or Executive Officer. We’ve changed our venue for this month’s Council of Clubs as Nate Fairman has Shop Stewards Training. We’ll be back to IBEW Local 465 in June through the rest of the […]

March 2018 – How to run endorsement meetings

the March Council of Clubs meeting is Saturday, March 17th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) Fred Rogers, VP for Political Action at the San Diego County Democrats for Environmental Action, led this Council of Clubs on how to run endorsement meetings. Fred discussed ways we can strengthen the voice of clubs within the Democratic […]

November 2017 – Grassroots Organizing Team

the November Council of Clubs meeting is Saturday, November 18th at 10AM IBEW Local 465, 7444 Trade St, CA 92121 (map) This month we’re delighted to welcome Hugh Rothman, Director of Grassroots Organizing, to bring us up to date on the work of GO Team. Hugh will also discuss plans on how to transition from all of the pre-endorsement organizing […]