Previous Meeting June 1st, 2017

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Jessica Hayes, chairwoman of the San Diego County Democratic Party spoke about the successes of the San Diego Democrats over the past year and the rise in Democratic voter registration that we continue to witness.  Jessica  explained the campaign training that the County party is conducting, and she encouraged our Club members to consider becoming a candidate for one of a number of local elected positions in the greater Fallbrook area; Community Planning Group, High School Board, Elementary School Board, and the Public Utility District.  Jessica also discussed the Precinct training the San Diego County Democrats are leading.  The first session is next week on June 11th.

Jessica is a lifelong advocate for women, workers, and equal justice. She began her political involvement at the age of 15, when she walked door-to-door to support the Equal Rights Amendment.  She was previously a member of Senator Dianne Feinstein’s kitchen cabinet, was a labor organizer, and has volunteered for countless campaigns.  Jessica graduated from UCSD with a B.A. and California Western School of Law with a J.D.

Ammar Campa-Najjar, Candidate for Congress in CD50 also attended the meeting and introduced
himself to the Fallbrook Democratic Club.

 

The Democratic Club presented its Roland Kallaus scholarship of $500 to Fallbrook High School senior Sarah Lehman.