May 2017 events
Wednesday, May 3, 6:30-8:00 PM
MASS INCARCERATION AND SENTENCING POLICY IN WISCONSIN:
EXPLAINING AND ADDRESSING OVER-IMPRISONMENTThe Red Gym on the UW-Madison campus
716 Langdon St.
Panelists: Michael O’Hear, Professor of Law at Marquette University Law School; Cecelia Klingele, Assistant Professor of Law at University of Wisconsin Law School; Talib Akbar, Vice-President of MOSE
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This event is sponsored by The Madison Institute and co-sponsored with Wisconsin Union Directorate Society and Politics Committee, League of Women Voters of Dane County, American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin, MOSES, First Unitarian Society, and James Reeb Unitarian Universalist Congregation (JJRUUC).
Thursday, May 4, 7:00 PM
FORUM: CANDIDATES FOR CHAIR,
DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF WISCONSIN
E.D. Locke Public Library - Community Room
5920 Milwaukee St.
Stoughton Area Democrats and Progressives,
DeForest/Windsor Area Grassroots,
Oregon Area Progressives,
Wisconsin Grassroots Network
Leading candidates for Chair of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin - incumbent Martha Laning and Bryan Kennedy, Mayor of Glendale - will participate in the forum.
Voting for the Chair and other officers of the DPW will take place at the DPW State Convention at the Madison Marriott West in Middleton on June 2-3. Two other candidates for Chair, Eric Finch and Joe Donovan, are also on the ballot.
All four Chair candidates are invited to appear at the next Dane Dems membership meeting, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at the Concourse Hotel.
May 8, 7:00 PM
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN REWRITE 2016-2017
Public Safety Building
City Council Chambers
321 South Fourth Street, 2nd Floor
The City of Stoughton is updating its long-range comprehensive plan. The purposes of the plan are to:
- Identify areas for growth, development, and preservation
- Ensure quality development
- Promote cooperation with surrounding governments
- Provide strategies to implement plan recommendations
Contact Michael Stacey at 608-646-0421 for information related to the Comprehensive Plan Rewrite and upcoming meetings.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 7:00 PMSaturday, May 13, 9:00-10:30 AM
MAY MEMBERSHIP MEETING, DANE COUNTY DEMS
1 West Dayton Street
GENERAL MEETING OF MEMBERSHIP
STOUGHTON AREA DEMOCRATS AND PROGRESSIVES
Stoughton Public Library
Carnegie Room, basement
Agenda and minutes to be announced.
2nd Congressional District Convention
For Chair: Christine Welcher, Stoughton
For Representative to the Administrative Committee: Michael Martez Johnson
For First Vice Chair: Ann DeGarmo
For Second Vice Chair: Britt Cudaback
For Treasurer: Zach Madden
For Secretary: Debbie Fairbanks
For Alternate to the Admin Committee in Place of Chair: Jackie Spaight
For Alternate to the Admin Committee in Place of Rep: Ian Oyler
For Member of the Platform and Resolutions Committee for a 3-year term (June 2017-June 2020): Marilyn Feil
For Alternate to the Platform and Resolutions Committee for a 1-year term (June 2017-June 2018): Chris Schmidt