PAA Meeting Minutes Oct. 15, 2009, Havens Center

Submitted by C. Lee Taylor on November 10, 2009 - 6:16pm. ::

PAA General Meeting
Oct. 15, 2009, Havens Center, Alabama at Woodhead

Convened 7:15 p.m.

Attending: Bob Carter; Don Cook; Bart Boyce; Ivan Espinosa; Bill Crosier; CLT; Kris Graham;
Ron Graham; Robert Graham

Report on Rock Out for Peace. Discussion about giving 75% of PAAs revenues to Canvas. Motion presented, seconded and passed. $1500 to The Canvass.

Treasurer report: Balance $1381; Deposited $2291 from Rock Out for Peace (costs $185 including $165 for PortO’Potty); paying out $1500 to Ivan for the Canvass; $1381 balance)

HPJC 2009 Awards Dinner with Helen Thomas with Ann Wright, Saturday, Nov. 7,

CLT to ask Geo. Reiter to add HPJC Awards Dinner to agenda

Discussion about PAA underwriting some tickets for HPJC awards dinner: Motion to underwrite up to $300; passed without objection

Progressive Coalition Fundraiser Friday, Oct. 16 at 4743 Ivanhoe

7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, Cynthia McKinney, Rethink Afghanistan; donations requested; opening of the Canvass

Noon-10 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, Celebrate Houston at Tlaquepaque Market,708 B Telephone Rd.

KPFT Fund drive (Oct. 25-Nov 11) Volunteers needed for PAA group – proposing 8 a.m. Monday or Tuesday, Oct. 26-27. Coordinate with _____

Featured meeting location for PAA – moved we try meeting at HIFC

Harris County Democratic Precinct chairs passed resolution supporting Weiner and Kucinich amendments; let your reps know you support the Wiener and Kucinich amendments;

Adjourned 8:50 p.m.