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Wellstone Club General Meeting: Tools to Save and Increase Affordable Housing

Thursday, May 28, 2015
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Humanist Hall, 390 27th St., Oakland, CA

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 […]

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The Economic Crises: A basic five point program of Recovery and Renewal

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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.

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Nancy Skinner: Choose Bonilla over Glazer

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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 […]

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April 12–13, Sacramento: “Health for All” Leadership Conference & Lobby Day

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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 […]

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