Current meetings are held over Zoom. Members will
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are not a member but would like to join the meeting,
please contact us and request a meeting invite.
Next Meeting: Saturday, Saturday, October 3rd, Zoom meeting 12:30-2:30 pm
Future Meeting Dates:
Saturday, November 14, Zoom meeting 12:30-2:30 pm
Saturday, December 05, Zoom meeting 12:30-2:30 pm
In-person meetings, when restarted, will normally be held at the Carlsbad Dove library, Gowland Room from 12:30 to 2:30pm.
Minutes of past meetings:
October 3rd, 2020
September 12th, 2020
Congressman Mike Levin and several local candidates spoke about the upcoming election and the volunteer effort. Bardis Vakili Senior Staff Attorney for the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties, spoke about “Systemic Disenfranchisement and Voter Suppression Issues in our Democracy”. Following his presentation, there was a question and answer session. See Blue Wave News Page for an analysis.
August 8th, 2020
Speaker: Howard Wayne, co-chair and founding board member of the SD Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society.
"The Right-Wing Takeover of the Courts and the Consequences for the Future of the United States". Campaign and proposition endorsements - discussion and voting.
July 11th, 2020
The speakers were Zoltan Hajnal, Professor of Political Science, UCSD, on "How Race and Class Shape Winning and Losing in American Politics" and Brad Waite, Co-Lead, Dems of Rossmoor Texters, on Training for National Campaigns. Meeting minutes: 7-11-20 ENCDC meeting minutes.
March 7th, 2020
Homelessness in San Diego County: Causes, Common Myths & Possible Solutions presentations by John Van Cleef, Executive Director of the Community Resource Center and Greg Anglea, Chief Executive Officer of Interfaith. Meeting Minutes: 3-7-20 ENCDC meeting minutes.
More information: Coronavirus and Homelessness in San Diego-article
February 8th, 2020
The club had presentations from several candidates as well as an update from Mike Levin on what is happening in Washington. The club voted to endorse Tasha Boerner Horvath for Assembly District 76, Kelly Shay Hinze for Encinitas City Council, Tim Nader for Superior Court Judge, Seat 30, and No on Measure B -- Newland Development. Meeting Minutes: 2-8-20 ENCDC meeting minutes.
November 9th, 2019
Professor Staci Beavers presented "All Things Impeachment." Dr. Beavers teaches undergraduate courses in U.S. Constitutional Law in the Political Science Department at California State University San Marcos.
The Club endorsed Ammar Campa-Najjar for CD50 and Michelle LaLeggio for San Diego Superior Court Judge Seat 36.
See Archive for earlier meeting minutes.