January 2009 Member Meeting Minutes

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE MEMBERS


A Regular Meeting of the Members of Longmont Area Democrats was held January 7, 2009 at Longmont Free University, 505 Main Street, Longmont, Colorado, commencing at approximately 7:10 p.m.

OF LONGMONT AREA DEMOCRATS

HELD JANUARY7, 2009



CALL TO ORDER


The meeting was called to order by President Jonathan Singer who presided. Board Secretary Jack Wolfe, acted as Secretary of the meeting.

Thirty-eight adult members and guests were present.


VOTING PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES


Angie Layton led a panel discussion on voting principles and procedures and lessons learned in the 2008 election cycle.

Mary Eberle set forth 12 Fair Voting Principles.

Ivan Meeks discussed The Democracy Technology Project

Dan Martin discussed his experience as an election judge and resolution team member

Joe Richie discussed the activities of The Colorado Election Reform Commission

Pat Waak discussed the 2008 election from the perspective of the state Democratic Party leadership.


NEXT MEETING


The next meeting of members will be Wednesday, February 4, 2009. The location will probably be at Front Range Community College, and will be confirmed by e-mail to the members.


ADJOURN


The meeting adjourned at approximately 9:00 p.m, and private discussions continued after the meeting.

Respectfully submitted,

Jack P. Wolfe

Leave a Comment

Filed under General

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.