Brainerd Area MTA Monthly Meeting

November 20, 2018

PROPOSED  AGENDA—LAKES AREA  MOVE TO AMEND  11 20 2018

5:00 Meet and Greet    Swap Stories    Order Food and Beverages    
Review Proposed Agenda    Sing our Song- Jill Hinkemeyer   

6:00 Call to Order -  Welcome & Introductions
Agenda changes & Approval
Review of October Minutes
Partial list 2018 efforts
Treasurer’s Report
Support of National ?
Reimbursements ?

6:10 LAMTA Organization Information for New participants
Review for Old Hands
Movement relationships—-Affiliate of MTA National  
Part of MN Network of Affiliates
Goal— Enhancing Democracy in the USA
by adding a constitutional amendment
 
defining person as human &
money as not speech
Affiliate Operating Style— Consensus   Co-leaders
Progress Benchmarks—- Citizen petition signers
   Congressional bill sponsors
   Legislature bill sponsors
   Organization endorsements
   Affiliate organization growth

6:20   Continuing Efforts
Organizational partner developments
BLUE, Vets for Peace,  MNIPL, Churches 
 
6:30            Potential New Efforts
- LAMTA 2019 plan suggestions
Election finance legislation- Wabishkii Migizi Ojibwe
(Bob Whipple)
Campaign finance research- Alex Hering
Myron Wilson
Potential organizational partners
Land Stewardship Project - Deb Ostlund
Anishinaabe Tribes / Bands
Honor the Earth
Line 3 opposition  ?
Special mtgs  ?
Walker, Cass Lake, Bemidji, St Cloud?
Public events -  Pow wows?  State & County Fairs,
July 4 Parades, Rally/demos?
Other new efforts ?

7:00 Set next meeting
Skip December ?
Tue Jan 15-  Sage on Laurel 5:00 social, 6:00 mtg ?

Adjournment

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