Members Out and About – February’17
LJDC Photo Blog – Members Out and About
Weekly (Tuesday at noon) rallies at the Federal Building leaving messages for Senators Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris.
On February 14 the San Diego City Council heard from citizens before their vote on the proposal to file an amicus brief in support of Washington State’s lawsuit against President Trump’s Muslim ban. 400+ citizens were present. Most speakers urged the Council to vote to support. In the end the Council voted 8-1 (with Scott Sherman the lone dissent) to support.
February 20 and 22 Rep. Scott Peters held Town Hall meetings which many of our members attended to show support for Representative Peters.
Scott Peters’ response to constituents reads:
“Loyalty to Country First – Truth- Opportunity – Respect – Kindness….I refuse to let President Trump’s mean-spirited words and unconstitutional actions like a Muslim ban and attacks on the free press become the new normal. I want you to know that I will continue fighting for you, and I hope I can count on your support as well….”
On February 21 Hundreds of people assembled at the Federal Building to support the Climate Mobilization Rally, organized by Nancy and Derek Casady. John Meyer and Megan Phelps opened the Rally with “God Bless America.” If you missed it, you can Read More here.