Jan. (1/9/19) Minutes
Attendance: approximately 30
Speaker: Robin Torrello, chair of the Alameda County Democratic central committee
Topic: Selecting delegates to state Democratic conventions
Robin thanked people who worked in 2018 election campaigns.
She noted that Alameda is 55% Democratic and just 11% Republican.
On Jan. 27, at the College of America, registered Democrats can vote for 7 women and 7 men to represent the 18th Assembly District at state conventions May 31, 2019 (in San Francisco) and in Nov. 2019 (date and place to be determined). Twenty-four women and 15 men are running for these spots.
Volunteers are needed for the Jan. 27 balloting in Alameda and for the May 31 convention.
The cost of being a delegate ranges from $1600 to $2000.
Next meeting: Feb.13