Panelists: Chris Jackson, ACCE (Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment), Oakland. Sasha Hauswald, Senior Program Officer for Inclusionary Housing Policy, Cornerstone, Oakland. Dr. Larry Rosenthal, Goldman School of Public Policy; former Executive Director, Berkeley Program on Housing and Urban Policy; President, Board of Directors, Berkeley Food and Housing Project. Dan Kalb (invited), Oakland City Councilmember. (Cosponsored […]
Please download the Retreat’s minutes here: http://wellstoneclub.org/public-files/WDRC-Retreat-2015-minutes.docx
Celebrated on April 27, 2014 Uptown Body and Fender, Oakland 4 to 7 pm The Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club was founded early in 2003 so we’re celebrating our 10th anniversary in our 11th year. That’s ok, we’ve been pretty busy. This club was formed because Matthew Hallinan persuaded a collection of people, many of whom […]
As consumer spending decreases credit dries up, businesses purchase less and lay-off employees thus creating a downward economic spiral. This can only be reversed by focused and bold government action, particularly at the federal level. While the Obama administration has made half-steps towards addressing some of these problems with the Economic Stimulus package 0f 2009 and the Financial Reform Act of 2010, the basic underlying problems still persist, and unless reversed will inevitably lead to future economic shocks, chronic unemployment, and increasing income inequality.
A Message from Nancy Skinner regarding Susan Bonilla for California Senate: Susan’s opponent, Glazer, is largely responsible for turning the LaMorinda part of our former Assembly District over to the Republicans (Republican Katherine Baker took Buchanan’s assembly seat last November), Glazer does not deserve to be rewarded with the Senate seat. Bonilla is a courageous legislator who […]
Bringing together the healthcare-equality and immigrant-rights movements, the AllCare Alliance and the Health4All Coalition. Cosponsored by more than 200 organizational partners, including the Wellstone Club. Leadership Conference: Sunday, April 12, 1 PM to 6 PM, Sacramento Lobbying: Monday, April 13, Sacramento: 8 AM to 10 AM: legislative meeting briefing 1 PM to 5 PM, lobbying visits with […]