May 14, 2018

Meeting Agenda:

1. Introductions of guests, new members, precinct chairs and candidates

2. Report of bank balance

3. Need for election workers and support for TCDP

4. Election of CCAD Board

5. Speakers: Sheriff Sally Hernandez and DA Margaret Moore

6. Agenda for summer meetings

General Membership Meeting Minutes

Candidates Steve Kling, Sylvia Holmes, Rich de Palma and Bobby Levinski spoke briefly about their campaigns.

Bank balance as of April 16, 2018: $7882.

Discussion of runoff election.

New CCAD Board was elected unanimously: Charlotte Slack as President, Hatem Natsheh as VP, Michael Garemko as Secretary, Theresa Bastian as Treasurer, Emily Singh as Membership Chair, Rachael Steyaert as Communications Chair and Ed Scruggs as Outreach Chair.

Sally Hernandez and Margaret Moore gave updates on the work of the Travis County

Sheriff’s Dept and the District Attoney’s Office. These elected officials are working closely

together to address such issues as homelessness, mental illness, use of force by police

officers, domestic violence, sexual assault etc. 

Gilberto Hinojosa and Glen Maxey of the Texas Democratic Party will speak at the June 11th

meeting, Kim Olson will be the featured speaker at the July 9th meeting, and the August 13 meeting will be a fundraiser at Brodie Homestead with many Democratic candidates attending.

70 stalwart Dems attended this meeting despite a major accident on Highway 290.

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