May 2017 Resources
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Glenna Shearer has assembled this list of legislators’ phone numbers, email addresses and websites. Copy it and use it every day. PDF for Political & Other Contacts
Future Leaders of the CDP (California Democratic Party)
Learn about the leadership process and players for our state party organization.
CDP Officer Candidates Forum
Member, Jim Evans suggests two books – and ideas about how to get our government and economy back. Jim Evans book suggestions
What’s going on in San Diego?
If you want to know, get on Carol Changus’s elist. Send her a request a firstname.lastname@example.org
Trumping Trump: Making Democrats Progressive Again by former San Diego mayor, Bob Filner
Available on Amazon for $17.95
Send post cards.
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Help swing a nearby Republican-controlled District to Democratic in 2018. Find the closest to you at www.swingleft.org.
Stay Up to Date:
See the ACTION CENTER on the website of the San Diego County Democratic Party: https://sdcdp.ngpvanhost.com/action-center-things-you-can-do-today
San Diego Free Press publishes, EACH FRIDAY, an extensive calendar: “Progressive Calendar for San Diego Activists” For further information, go to www.sandiegofreepress.org.
Grandparents support a livable climate. “Stay Cool for Grandkids” is the Del Mar based group to join, www.staycool4grandkids.org. Talk to member Fred Randel for more information.
Indivisible group organized by LJDC member Betty Vorhies and Sabrina Kaplan. To join the CLOSED Facebook page, send an email to email@example.com. This group is one of 80 such groups in San Diego and hundreds around the country. Joanne Standlee has created a website listing current events and initiatives: https://indivisiblelajolla.com
For additional news from other San Diego County Democratic clubs, go to our club website, www.lajollademocrats.org and see the RSS feed on the front page from the San Diego County Democratic Party: “SDDemocratic Club News.”
Fact Check at Politifact at www.politifact.com