Previous Meeting September 6th

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Dave Myers, our featured speaker, retired commander from San Diego County Sheriff’s Dept gave a shocking summary of the For Profit Prison industry in the U.S.  and answered many questions

We heard from 9 of our own Club members who are running for local office, and will be on the November ballot;
Diane Summers and Lita Tabish running for Fallbrook Union High School Board (FUHSD), Susan Liebes and Eren Melendez running for Elementary School Board FUESD, also Sherrie Ludwig incumbent at FUSHD, plus Kate Schwartz=Frates running for Health District Governing Board, and Mark Mervich running for Community Planning Group all spoke to the members and mingled with us before and after.

Elizabeth Warren, another member of our Club,. is running for Assembly District 76 came in to address us.  Most Fallbrook residents vote in Assembly District 75, but about 10% of our membership actually lives in AD76.  It’s great we have our own Elizabeth Warren.

Norma Miyamoto, a candidate for Palomar Community College School District also visited and spoke to us.

The resolution urging Governor Brown to sign Sustainable Energy bill SB100  was unanimously approved by the membership.  It has been sent to Sacramento.

Jeff Egkan, one of our members, briefly spoke to introduce his resolution opposing Measure EE on a Bonsall High school bond.  This resolution will be debated at our October meeting.