Call to Order 7:02
Chair welcomes new members
Special Guest – Bob Hasegawa – presentation with Q&A on State Bank in WA – To get involved or get more information there is a Facebook page – State Bank for WA.
Credential report 22 members/ PCOS present
Motion to Approve agenda – Passes
Treasurer’s Report – Fully reported with the state – reporting weekly. Acct balance – $4,270.84
Officers reports –
Chair – PCO acknowledgments, 85 members
1st Vice Chair – comment on the past convention and use of mass text tool.
-As PCO Coordinator – 57 PCOs, 2 appointed until election in August where those appointed will become elected.
– Reminder of how to pay dues online.
2nd Vice Chair – no comment
-As Resolutions Committee – Black Lives Matter Resolution to present in new business.
State Committee – Comments on the past state convention. Mostly limited participation. Charter and by-laws passed to effectively close the doors to the public.
County Committee – no news – Board meeting 6/23/20 7 p.m. via Zoom.
Sgt A Arms – no report
YD Liason – not present
Committee Reports –
M+D – no report. Voter Registration Drives?
F+E – meeting to be scheduled. Picnic scheduled for August 30st at Lighthouse State Park, unless Covid-19 measures tighten back up preventing us from gathering. More Fundraising ideas coming.
E+E – no endorsements currently pending. After August Primary, there will likely be more. Consider donations to candidates.
Rules – no report
Tech – Upgrade software for website.
New Business –
Resolution – In support of Black Lives matter – Pass 9 -2 as amended
- amended to say ‘defund at least 50%’ debate For – Gant, Against – R. McManus ’ – pass 9 to 5
- amended to say ‘and reallocate those funds to fund social service agencies…’ for – Paul Ferrari, against – Gant – pass 8 to 2
Guest allowed to speak – Neil Jagger
No old business.
Good of the Order
Adjourn 9:15 p.m.