Update from Winter Meeting and Future Meeting Dates

Thank you Nebraska Democrats for an amazing turnout and participation at yesterdays Winter meeting. While we had a few bumps with the resolutions and seating of delegates, overall it was a great day! Thank you to our hosts Sarpy County Democrats!

We include the next four NDP meetings dates and locations. Please note the schedule for inclusion of trainings and more space for Committee and Caucus meetings.

See you in the streets,
Jane Kleeb, Chair

Awesome Winter Meeting

 

  • We collected an entire minivan of diapers for the Peoples City Mission
  • We added 53 new monthly donors to our Party Builder project, you can sign up here to be a monthly donor
  • We raised almost $1,000 in one time donations
  • We gave out cool buttons and t-shirts to donors so we can all show our blue pride in our towns
  • We made signs for health care rallies and #NoDAPL
  • We introduced new projects like Blue Bench and Neb Dems in the Streets
  • The two new staff members for the party are ready to serve all of you
  • Over 10 candidates were at the meeting and introduced themselves to the full SCC body and guests
  • State Senators McDonnell, Vargas and Crawford stopped by to show us they care! Mayoral candidate Heath Mello gave speeches to the Working Families and YDA Caucus
  • We voted on dates for our next 4 meetings so we can all plan around these key dates (see below)


Into the Streets to #SaveHealthCare

Lincoln rally: because of freezing rain, this will be postponed for a new date at the State Capitol with Sen. Morfeld to expand Medicaid

Omaha rally: https://www.facebook.com/events/1259141660832513/

Sen. Sanders, Schumer and other leaders are hosting a rally in MI you can watch online: https://ourrevolution.com/our-first-stand/


Dates for Future NDP Meetings

March 17: Climate Caucus with special Skype with Josh Fox and Spring Meeting Welcome Reception, register online
NDP Office, 201 North 8th Street, #201, Lincoln

March 18: Spring Meeting, 8am-4pm, register online
Lincoln East High School, 1000 South 70th Street, Lincoln

June 10: Summer Meeting, 8am-4pm
Chadron (more info posted soon on location and agenda)

Oct. 21: Fall Meeting, 8am-4pm
Omaha (more info posted soon on location and agenda)

Oct. 22: All Day Candidate and Grassroots Leaders Training (separate tracks)
Omaha (more info posted soon on location and agenda)