Monthly Update

July 15, 2015

1.) Pledge To Amend meetings were held on May 14 in Fort Bragg and on May 28 in Willits.

2.) The Mendocino College course titled "Grassroots Solutions to Corporate Power" ended in May. In fall the course will be offered again through Mendocino college. It will be offered and co-taught at their Fort Bragg Campus by Michael St. John and Carrie Durkee, and at their Ukiah Campus by Margaret Koster and Jim Tarbell.

3.) Susan Nutter wrote a "Letter to the Editor" relating to MTA which was published in Fort Bragg, Point Arena, and both Willits newspapers.

4.) On June 18th we attended a "Meet and Greet" event with both of our California representatives; Assemblyman Jim Wood and Senator Mike McGuire.

5.) Connections with Senator Mike McGuire's aides were made at a Coast Democratic Club gathering in Fort Bragg, which McGuire attended. We set up lobbying sessions with both Wood and McGuire on August 19 in Sacramento.

6.) Move to Amend Affiliate members participated in the Mendocino 4th of July Parade!