Wellstone Sponsors San Juan By-District Resolution

Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento is sponsoring a resolution calling on the Democratic Party of Sacramento County (DPSC) to support “by-district” elections for the San Juan Unified School District. The resolution – also sponsored by the Sacramento Latino Democratic Club, JFK Democratic Club of Sacramento County and Elk Grove-South County Democratic Club – will beContinue reading “Wellstone Sponsors San Juan By-District Resolution”

Arden-Arcade Community Table Rescheduled for Feb. 20

Food, toiletry, and diaper distribution event was postponed due to severe weather ARDEN-ARCADE, Calif. – The Arden-Arcade Community Table has been rescheduled for Saturday, Feb. 20, and will last from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until supplies run out. The event – a food, toiletry, and diaper distribution – will still be held inContinue reading “Arden-Arcade Community Table Rescheduled for Feb. 20”

February 2021 Membership Meeting Agenda

Date: February 4, 2021 Location: Zoom Adoption of Agenda Program Presentation by Katie Valenzuela for People’s Budget Sacramento Approval of Minutes Board, Officer, and Committee Reports Treasurer Correspondence  Political Affairs Update on Sponsorship of DPSC Resolution to Support San Juan By-District Elections Legislative Affairs New Business Adjournment

California Nurses Associaton Hosting Caravan for CalCare This Saturday

Our friends at the California Nurses Association (CNA) are hosting a local car caravan this Saturday, Feb. 6, to urge state legislators to pass California Guaranteed Health Care for All (CalCare). CalCare, similar to Medicare for All, would guarantee health care as a human right in the state of California by providing comprehensive, high-quality health care for all. The California Nurses Association has been leading the fight for guaranteedContinue reading “California Nurses Associaton Hosting Caravan for CalCare This Saturday”

Arden-Arcade Community Table Postponed

Local food, toiletry and diaper distribution event delayed due to severe weather  ARDEN-ARCADE, Calif. – The Arden-Arcade Community Table scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30 has been postponed due to severe weather conditions affecting the Sacramento region. The organizers – Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento, Arden Community Council and Mutual Assistance Network – hope to rescheduleContinue reading “Arden-Arcade Community Table Postponed”

Wellstone Hosts Councilmember Valenzuela at February Meeting

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento is proud to announce Sacramento Councilmember Katie Valenzuela as the featured speaker at our Feb. 4 membership meeting. Valenzuela will be presenting for the People’s Budget Sacramento, an organization that promotes participatory budgeting (PB) for both the City and the County of Sacramento. According to the Participatory Budgeting Initiative, PBContinue reading “Wellstone Hosts Councilmember Valenzuela at February Meeting”

Wellstone Co-Hosts Arden-Arcade Community Table

ARDEN-ARCADE, Calif. — Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento along with the Arden Community Council and Mutual Assistance Network will be hosting the Arden-Arcade Community Table, a food, diaper and toiletry distribution, on Saturday, Jan. 30. The event will be held in front of Kico’s Mexican Food on 2324 Arden Way and will last from 10Continue reading “Wellstone Co-Hosts Arden-Arcade Community Table”

Virtual Oktoberfest: Progressive Women of Color Candidates Forum

As the COVID19 pandemic forces us all to socially distance, we are doing something new this year. On October 1 at 7pm, we are hosting a virtual panel entirely comprised of progressive women of color candidates. This will kick off a month of campaigning every weekend for our endorsed candidates and legislation so we scoreContinue reading “Virtual Oktoberfest: Progressive Women of Color Candidates Forum”