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Newton Dems General Meeting

All are invited to the second quarterly general meeting of the NDCC.

Thursday, June 2, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Women’s Club, 72 Columbus Street, Newton Highlands MA

Call of the roll/Sign in (7:30)

Approval of minutes of the previous meeting (7:35 pm)

Reports of officers, ward and standing committees (7:40 pm)

  • Moment of silence for gun violence in America - Wear Orange Campaign (website)

  • Treasurer’s report

  • Pride Parade - volunteers needed - June 12

  • Presidential Campaigns: volunteer opportunities

  • Fair Share amendment update

  • State, Ward and Subcommittee updates

    • MA State Convention 2016

    • July 4 NDCC tent - volunteers needed

  • Conor Newman/Save Our Public Schools Campaign Coordinator (website)

  • Presentations about potential outsourcing of local union jobs (NewtonTAB article)

    • Tim Curry, President, Newton Custodian’s Association

    • Jane Frantz on behalf of the Newton Teachers Association.

    • Click here for NDCC Executive Committee statement on this issue

Announcements (8:30 pm)

Welcome new members (8:30 pm)
Unfinished business (8:35 pm)

New business ()

  • Resolution on protecting unionized custodial jobs and good wages

  • Resolution on Charter School Cap question

  • Resolution on Sanders Campaign requested and led by Alan Kovacs

  • Resolution to celebrate September as community college voter registration month.

Next general meeting:

  • Thursday, September 1, 7:30 pm, 72 Columbus Street, Newton Highlands


Earlier Event: May 22
NDCC Delegate Social - all welcome
Later Event: June 12
Ward 1 and 3 Dems Get-together