(If you're in a rush, scroll down to THE TAKEAWAY at the bottom). One of our big tools heading into the November 2018 midterm elections is endorsements. As an Indivisible group, and as individual Indivisible members, we have a lot of power to drive media attention toward a favored candidate by endorsing them. There are … Continue reading Indivisible Endorsements
*(If you are in a rush, skip directly to the ACTION ITEMS below) Hi, Michelle here. Yesterday I traveled up to Albany to meet with other NYS Indivisible leaders to discuss our goals for 2018. My brain is full, and I took copious notes. It will take a few blog posts to get it all … Continue reading Indivisible NY 2018 Meeting
Our next meeting is this coming Thursday, 6/15/17, at 7 pm, at the Glen Cove Public Library. We realize that this conflicts with the Glen Cove Democratic Party fundraiser, and as a result some of you won't be able to attend. But for those of you who can, we have decided this is a … Continue reading Next Meeting 6/15/17
On November 7th, Glen Cove will elect a new mayor and city council. Our Indivisible group should play a large role in shaping the progressive platform locally, and in educating and turning our our constituents. Because there are more than 300 of us, we can influence the local Democratic platform. To that end, we will spend … Continue reading We Need a Platform!
(What follows is the opinion of Michelle Chalfoun--not as a spokesperson of IGC) May 16th is Glen Cove's Board of Ed election. It's really important that we progressives start taking back local politics, and this is our first chance. Please be sure to come out and vote yes on the budget and please be sure … Continue reading LOCAL ELECTION ACTION ALERT
At the recent local ACLU action meeting, we were urged to speak to our police and local officials about "what policies are in place or supported by local law enforcement" in regards to undocumented immigrants. The goal is to "pressure our local elected officials to adopt the “Freedom Cities” policies and rules." We really won't … Continue reading Glen Cove Town Halls: Be Heard!