CT Atty General Jepsen speaking to Darien LWV

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CT Attorney General George Jepsen spoke at the LWV Darien 11-16-2016 meeting on the impact of the recent lower court trial ruling "CT Coalition for Justice in Education Funding (CCJEF) vs Rell". To review a recording of the program, please click here.

LWVCT Fall Conference, October 2016

"Follow the Money: Money in Politics in CT." The 2016 Fall Conference, second session in Hartford. How much of an influence does "dark money" have on the politics of CT? Where does this money come from? How does the Citizen's Election Program in CT push back? Is "dark money" a problem? How does the "Citizens United" decision play into the equation? How can voters track the flow of money? Please watch the video below and join our knowledgeable panel to explore this important topic.

Darien LWV 2017 Annual Program

Join the Darien LWV Thursday, May 25, 2017
to hear citizen leader Clyde White discuss
the history, values and goals of NO LABELS

The Country Club of Darien 300 Mansfield Ave, Darien CT 06820

Annual Meeting will begin at 11:30
Lunch will be served at 12:00 with speaker to follow

No Labels is an American political organization based in the United States, composed of RepublicansDemocrats, and independents, whose mission is to “usher in a new era of focused problem solving in American politics.”
No Labels aims to create a movement-in Congress, among the public and presidential candidates and with influential business, labor and advocacy groups-in support of a National Strategic Agenda based on the following four goals:
  • Create 25 million jobs over the next 10 years
  • Balance the federal budget by 2030
  • Secure Medicare and Social Security for the next 75 years
  • Make America energy secure by 2024

For more information on No Labels, visit their website at www.nolabels.org

RSVP by May 19 to MaryEllen Moore: maryellen7@optonline.net
Send check for $50 in advance to: 23 Red Coat Pass, Darien, CT 06820

or pay online:
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Darien LWV Annual Meeting

Thursday May 25, 2017

Country Club of Darien 
300 Middlesex Road
 11:30 AM, 2nd Floor Conference Room
 
Followed by 12:00 PM Luncheon
 Presentation by Clyde White of political non-profit “No Labels”
$50 luncheon ticket, program and payment details to follow
 
Call to order and Approval of May 3, 2017 meeting minutes (Gwen Mogenson)
Treasurers Report (Kate Larson)
Membership (Molly Myers)
  • Welcome pre-paid new members for 2017-18, Tiffany O’Connor, Debra Ven and Sally Houlihan
Congratulations to LWV Volunteer of the Year
  • Karla Coe, Program Chair and long-serving chair of our monthly free-form discussion group “Food For Thought”
    • Karla was honored at the May 23rd Community Fund of Darien Volunteer Recognition Lunch and we all applaud her service to the League.

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Vote to Approve 2017-18 Board of Directors Nominee Slate
 
Thanks to Sue Okie for chairing the nominating committee and to Clara Sartori and Laura Mother for their involvement.  Thanks to those members volunteering to serve on the Board.

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Vote to Approve 2017-18 Budget 

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