Action Team Meeting Thurs, March 23, 7 pm

Want to know what lobbying or other action LWVBAE will be proposing? Want to propose a letter to public officials? The Action Team is where these action proposals are discussed before they are sent to the Board.

Brief Agenda for the Action Meeting on Thursday, March 23, 7 pm includes: Report on legislative interviews, Presentation on “Infrastructure 2050” seeking LWV support by Gordon Wozniak and John Gage, Presentation on Public Banking by Ken Bukowski, Updates from existing teams by Regina Beatus, Carol Stone, Diz Swift, Deborah Malbec, Ruby MacDonald, Candace Hyde-Wang.


LWVBAE Action Meeting Agenda

Thursday, Mar 23, 2017, 7:00-9:00p


 Detailed Agenda


Time Topic Who (proposed)
7:00 – 7:05 Welcome and review agenda Diz Swift
7:05 – 7:20 Legislative Interviews

·       Skinner interview March 16 (15 minutes)

·       Thurmond interview (Mar 24)


Deborah Malbec

Jessica Powell

7:20 – 7:45 Infrastructure2050: A Vision and Plan for a 21st Century City

       Proposal for possible LWV support

Gordon Wozniak

John Gage

7:45 – 8:00 Possible Events Planning

·       Residential electrification event

·       Other?


Preston Jordan

8:00 – 8:15 Public Banking

What is it and do we want to take a role?



Ken Bukowski

8:15 – 8:55 Reports on Past and Current Actions, include Future Plans

(5 minutes max)

·       Climate Change Team

·       Environmental Concerns


·       Making Democracy Work Team

·       Water Team


·       Prop 13 Reform Panel

·       Civics Ed Team


·       Energy Efficiency in Housing

·       BESO Team (Candace, Regina, Preston)

·       Broader Housing Team (Jen)


·       LWVBAE Policy update




Regina Beatus

Carol Stone


Diz Swift



Deborah Malbec/

Ruby MacDonald



Candace Hyde-Wang



Nancy Bickel

Carol Stone

8:55 – 9:00 Next meeting, April 27
9:00 Adjourn