Join the 100% Clean Energy Lobby Day! Meet with your lawmakers in Sacramento to call for bold action on our transition to a clean-powered future. Raise your voice with the California 100% Clean Energy Coalition to pass SB 100 and set a path for 100% clean electricity by 2045. Sign up here: https://ca100.org/lobby/.
Many progressive initiatives are circulating petitions seeking support. Three in particular are being recommended by the club: California Schools and Local Communities Funding Act of 2018, Repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, and the Voting Restoration and Democracy Act
The Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club is pleased to announce we are co-sponsoring the “Radical Empathy Forum” for the Assembly District 15 candidates on April 7th.
The Sanders Institute has an economic study out on what the macro economic effects of full student debt cancellation would be. Read the entire study here: http://wellstoneclub.org/download/sanders-institute-study-on-student-debt-cancellation/?wpdmdl=1590
The Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club voted No Endorsement in the June primary election for the 15th AD at our meeting last Thursday, January 25. The Club uses RCV (Ranked Choice Voting) in which there are multiple rounds where the second and third choices listed on the ballot are redistributed. The leading candidate requires 60% of the redistributed votes to receive an endorsement. The final result of the vote is: Jovanka Beckles 38 Dan Kalb 38 No Endorsement 34