Baltimore Green Party April Meeting

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April 4th at 7:00 PM at the BGP office at 100 E. 23rd Street we will be having our last meeting before our May 1st Primary. 

 

 

The business of this meeting will focus on the upcoming primary and what we need to do to get prepared for it. 

 

 

We will also discuss two important aspects of the re-branding efforts that we have been discussing for a couple of months. The first is the "North Carolina amendment" a national platform change that would clarify the economic position of the Green Party, the second is a change to the mission statement of the BGP that would align us more closely with the activism that we have been engaged in here in Baltimore. 

 

 

 

 

Here is the agenda. Please let Jeremy Collins or I know if there are any additions

 

 

1. Reports
-finance
-fundraising
-website
-Member reports (10 minutes)
2. Approve spending
-mailing 
-Branded Emails
-Wifi
3.Primary
- Mail ballot
-IrV and why we are not using it
-Volunteering
--phone banking
-- day of
-voting
-compare candidates
-opt in vs push ballots 
4. New economy amendment to national platform (Decide this meeting to support this change to national platform)
5. Mission change amendment (Decide this time to use it as a description, Decide in May to change the bylaws)
Proposed new language (The Baltimore Green Party is committed to economic, environmental and racial justice for Baltimore and beyond. Our goal is to challenge the one party rule in Baltimore city by giving voters a legitimate choice that represents the values and aspirations of the people and communities of the city.
We follow the 10 key values of the Green Party of the U.S. and use them to guide our work in Baltimore City. We are committed to Grassroots democracy as a goal and organizing principal, and believe that the power to change the city comes from the people.

 

WHEN
April 04, 2016 at 7pm - 9pm
WHERE
Baltimore Green Party HQ
100 E 23rd St
Baltimore, MD 21218
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Andy Ellis · · 240-285-0843
17 RSVPS

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