Archive for January, 2013

Tues Jan 29th Mixer & Thurs Jan 31st Finding Your Political Voice Event

Posted on: January 29th, 2013 by mhenry No Comments

Tues. Jan. 29th – 5:30 PM – State of the Party Mixer at Melange Bistro

Join us at Melange Bistro, 312 South Main Street, 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM for an update on the State of the Ann Arbor Dems, appetizers, and half-off beverage specials all evening courtesy of Melange Bistro. A great opportunity to get to know fellow Democrats in a relaxed and casual setting. Melange Bistro 734-222-0202.

 

Thurs. Jan. 31st – 7:00 PM – Finding Your Political Voice

Join the Ann Arbor Ward One Dems and Arrowwood Hills Community Center for a new nonpartisan program called Finding Your Political Voice “Legislative Gridlock and Lame Duck Opportunism” Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7pm Arrowwood Hills Community Center.

Ben Stein Tells An Angry Charlie Gasparino There Is “No Reputable Study” Proving Raising Taxes On The Wealthy Impairs Growth

Posted on: January 29th, 2013 by Erica Ackerman No Comments

Ben Stein tries to point to facts on Fox. Fox doesn’t like it.

Official results of the 2013 election of officers for the Ann Arbor Democratic Party

Posted on: January 18th, 2013 by Ann Arbor Dems Execs No Comments

Congratulations to the new team!

  • Mike Henry – Chair
  • Doug Scott – Treasurer
  • Reighan Gillam – Secretary
  • Eric Keller – Co-VC Precinct Organization
  • James Daniel – Co-VC Precinct Organization
  • Mary Hall-Thiam – Co-VC Programs
  • Margaret Connors – Co-VC Programs
  • Nora Wright – Co-VC Programs
  • Erica Ackerman – Chief Technology Officer
  • Lois Mayfield – Co-VC Mature Adult Issues
  • Margaret Bennett – Co-VC Mature Adult Issues
  • Milton Curry – VC Communications
  • Marty Fischhoff – Co-VC Bylaws, Resolutions, Policy
  • David Cahill – Co-VC Bylaws, Resolutions, Policy
  • Jay Mullick – Co-VC Special Events
  • Mazin Assanie – Co-VC Outreach
  • Rachel Stevens – Co-VC Outreach
  • Dmitry Kalinchenko – Co-VC Outreach

The Gala Is Coming February 16!

Posted on: January 15th, 2013 by Erica Ackerman No Comments

Dig out your finery and come join us for a grand time at the:

Strolling Gala

Heavy gourmet hors d’oeuvres, desserts, beer, wine, & well drinks
Music by the Gwyneth Hayes Duo

At the Melange Bistro
(Note New Location)
312 S. Main
February 16 at 5:00 pm

Tickets can be purchase for $40 ($75 for a couple) at Act Blue:
https://secure.actblue.com/page/demsgala

2013 A2DP Officer Elections and Soapbox Meeting

Posted on: January 7th, 2013 by Erica Ackerman No Comments

In keeping with our tradition of “robust public announcements”, the annual A2DP Soap Box meeting and Officer Elections is next Saturday, January 12 from 9:30 am to 12 Noon. Your thoughts on topics of concern and the direction you’d like our party to take are what we need to hear right now. Depending on turnout, you’ll have 3 minutes to exhilarate, exemplify, exceed all expectations and exhaust the possibilities. Don’t keep your light under a basket; show us what you’ve got.

Also, remember to buy your tickets for the Gala Fundraiser to be held on Saturday, February 16 at the Le Pop Art Gallery! Tickets will be available at the Jan. 12 meeting.

Slate of candidates submitted by the Nominating Committee:

  • Mike Henry vs. Thomas Partridge – Chair
  • Doug Scott – Treasurer
  • Reighan Gillam – Secretary
  • Eric Keller – Co-VC Precinct Organization
  • James Daniel – Co-VC Precinct Organization
  • Mary Hall-Thiam – Co-VC Programs
  • Margaret Connors – Co-VC Programs
  • Nora Wright – Co-VC Programs
  • Erica Ackerman – Chief Technology Officer
  • Lois Mayfield – Co-VC Mature Adult Issues
  • Margaret Bennett – Co-VC Mature Adult Issues
  • Milton Curry – VC Communications
  • Marty Fischhoff – Co-VC Bylaws, Resolutions, Policy
  • David Cahill – Co-VC Bylaws, Resolutions, Policy
  • Jay Mullick – Co-VC Special Events
  • Mazin Assanie – Co-VC Outreach
  • Rachel Stevens – Co-VC Outreach

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