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December 2019 Meeting

December 2019 Meeting

Annual Holiday Party Club members and their guests are cordially invited to the annual Holiday Party. Inspirational videos shown! Come for sandwiches, sides, cheese & crackers, chips and dips, cookies, wine, holiday punch…and more! Some club business will be conducted, such as presentation of the slate of 2020 Officers and Directors, with nominations taken from the floor. Questions? Maureen Mehler at 949-951-3557 OR Nancy Hensel at 703-964-6993 Club meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month in Clubhouse 2…

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November 2019 Meeting

November 2019 Meeting

“IMPEACHMENT: Its History Lives Today” How does the current House “Impeachment Inquiry” parallel and differ from those of Nixon and Clinton? What are its possible outcomes? What did the Founders mean by “High Crimes and Misdemeanors?” What presidential acts most worried them? Do they fit Trump? What precedents did the Clinton, Nixon and Andrew Johnson impeachments set? Let our expert tell you all about it! Meeting also includes Legislative Action; Committee Reports, Refreshments and a Raffle Please bring nonperishable food…

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October 2019 Meeting

October 2019 Meeting

“Preventing Firearm Injuries and Deaths: Promising New Strategies and Developments” Meeting also includes Legislative Action; Committee Reports, Refreshments and a Raffle Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for South County Outreach!

September 2019 Meeting

September 2019 Meeting

ALSO, Justine Chen, Field Representative from the Los Angeles office for the United States Census Bureau, with news about the upcoming 2020 national census. Meeting also includes Legislative Action; Committee Reports, Refreshments and a Raffle Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for South County Outreach!

August 2019 Meeting

August 2019 Meeting

Hate crimes around the world have risen in number over the past several years, even in Orange County. There is vitriolic rhetoric toward minorities and immigrants and a resurgence of hate groups. Join our special guest and learn the facts. Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for Cathy Aubert; she recycles and donates those funds to South County Outreach!

May 2019 Meeting

May 2019 Meeting

Co-Founder of Elder Law and Disability Rights Center (ELDR Center) Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for Cathy Aubert; she recycles and donates those funds to South County Outreach!

April 2019 Meeting

April 2019 Meeting

Immigration and Crime: Is the Narrative Fact or Fiction? The current political zeitgeist and public sentiment suggest immigrants are far more likely to engage in illegal acts than those who are American born. True or False? Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for Cathy Aubert; she recycles and donates those funds to South County Outreach!

March 2019 Meeting

March 2019 Meeting

Orange County’s Board of Education: not up to the job! Religious conservatives have stonewalled many school districts from fully implementing the state-ordered California Healthy Youth Act. This public education has been deemed vital to the emotional health of youngsters facing questions about gender and sexuality with no previous guidance, as well as those who just have the wrong – and hurtful – information. Come hear about this far-right effort to thwart education and the importance of electing Democrats to county…

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LWDC 2020 Vision Campaign

LWDC 2020 Vision Campaign

Your contribution to the LWDC 2020 Vision Campaign will allow us to open and maintain for a limited time a pre-election “home away from home”. This campaign office space will be devoted to making sure a smart, experienced and honest Democrat is elected in 2020 and brings back sanity to our country. Democratic clubs are the heart of our party’s grassroots effort, and this campaign office will attract the attention of voters not yet connected with any Democratic Club. There…

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February 2019 Meeting

February 2019 Meeting

Michele Bratcher Goodwin, UCI Professor, School Of Law “Thirteenth Amendment: Slavery, Capitalism and Mass Incarceration” Please bring nonperishable food items for South County Outreach. Please also bring recyclable cans and bottles for Cathy Aubert!