Progressive Democrats of America
April 17, 2013, 7 PM
Home of Laura and Paul Stokes
295 Mission Valley Rd., Corrales
Leader – Bob Greenberg
1] American Anti-corruption Act: Review requested by national PDA.
Donna Tillman 5’
2] Actions taken by the Governor in response to legislative bills:
Paul Stokes 5’
3] Possible linkages between PDA and labor:
Political and Legislative Director
AFSCME, New Mexico 20’ plus 15’ discussion
The following is a seriously interesting and informative article on the history and current status of American Labor and a response from a union member. Mark Dudzic is the National Coordinator of the Labor Campaign for Single-Payer Health Care. He spoke at the PDA national conference in Winslow. This might provoke some good discussion with Carter.
4] Singing our hearts out for labor: Jay Evans will lead us in some songs (words provided) that many of you will remember. Jay is a well-informed supporter of American Labor and also a lot of fun.
5] Issue Organizing Teams or related topics:
Police brutality Bill Kass 5’
Election reform Paul Stokes 5’
Health legislation and actions: Bob Greenberg 5’
Health Insurance Exchange
Opposition to Corporate Control: Laura Stokes 5’
6] Next month’s meeting: ? Legislative Review, as a community forum.