From the New Harford Democratic Club:
New Harford Democratic Club
Holiday Inn Express
1007 Beards Hill Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001
Wednesday October 05, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
At the next NHDC meeting, our Guest Speaker will be a HILLARY CLINTON spokesperson / speaker! Don’t miss this meeting!
NEW HARFORD DEMOCRATIC CLUB
September 07, 2016
At 7:07 pm Art Helton opened the meeting the absence of President Steve Johnson, who has been delayed.
Art led the pledge of Allegiance
Art recognized new members and guests
Art noted the minutes of the previous meeting had been distributed electronically and asked for a motion to approve. Moved and seconded and approved by voice vote.
George Harrison provided the treasurers report: as of 9/7/2016 the operating account totaled $12,138.24. It was moved and seconded to approve the report. Approved by voice vote.
Art announced that the announced speaker, State Senator James Rosapepe would not be present due to a conflict.
George Harrison made a short presentation on the current state of the presidential election, noting that Hillary had received a good bump in the polls following the convention, but expected that to lessen during the next few weeks as the polling realizes an equilibrium. Note that the race is still very tight and could tighten further before the debates begin. He said much will depend on how the voters perceived the debates.
Steve Johnson arrived, apologized for being late.
It was noted that longtime member, former Delegate Dan Riley had passed away.
Steve asked for reports: Nicky Fournier noted that the Young Dems are currently meeting at the Have de Grace police station second Tuesday at 7pm. She also noted that there will be debate watch party in Aberdeen.
Tracy Robertson, club member and member of the Harford County Democratic Central Committee, gave an update on the crab feast fund raiser at the Iron Birds stadium and noted that Cecil County Democrats are holding a pig roast on Sept 17.
Art Helton reported on the voter registration drives on Saturdays through Oct 8. Anyone interested should report to 3 S Rogers Street by 9:30a for training, then fanning out to the community.
Steve asked if there was any other business, hearing none, adjourned the meeting at 8:25pm
Submitted by George Harrison, acting secretary.