June 2017 General Assembly - Draft Agenda

Sacramento, June 17-18, 2017

Draft agenda originally approved for distribution to the Counties by the Coordinating Committee on May 8, 2017

Saturday, June 17

8:00am Breakfast, registration

9:00am Opening, new delegate orientation, quorum count, announcement of Standing Committee vacancies

9:25am Quorum Count

9:30am Agenda approval

10:00am Presentation: Coordinating Committee female and male candidates for FY 2017-2019 make statements

10:25am Presentation: GPUS Delegation delegate and alternate candidates for  FY 2017-2018 make statements

10:55am Proposal: Budget FY 2017-2018 - Draft budget will be linked to very soon

12:25pm Announcements

12:30pm Lunch, Women’s Caucus meeting during lunch

1:30pm Reconvene and Quorum Count

1:35 pm Breakout sessions for committees and working groups (CCWG, Green Issues, ERWG, Bylaws)

2:50pm Announcement of Standing Committee vacancies

3:00pm Presentation and discussion: Gayle McLaughlin and Juan Reardon of the Richmond Progressive Alliance: The Story and experiences of the RPA

4:00pm Break

4:10 pm Discussion: Report from counties on “What are the counties doing?” (A facilitated meeting in which people from different counties briefly share what their counties are doing. Handouts and/or links to internet information would be shared.)

5:20 pm Confirmation: Standing Committee and Working Group Co-Coordinators

5:25 Announcements

5:30pm Dinner on your own (host committee providing recommendations), GPUS Delegation meeting during dinner

7:30pm Evening Social Gathering in process of organization


Sunday, June 18

8:00 am Breakfast, registration

9:00 am Convene and Quorum Count

9:10 am Confirmation of Jared Laiti as the Liaison to the Secretary of State. (Coordinating Committee)

9:25 am Breakout sessions for committees and working groups (Media, Platform, IT)

10:40 Reconvene

9:00 am Workshops  focused on Skills Building and/or Training (CCWG)

Workshop I : Movement School for Revolutionaries

Description: David Cobb is facilitating custom-designed Movement Schools across the country to grapple with emerging fascism and to helps Greens strategize how to best collaborate with other progressives in this political moment.

Workshop II :To be announced

10:50 am Proposal: Approval Next General Assembly Meeting Date and Place (Coordinating Committee)

11:00am Presentation: Single Payer Healthcare and SB562 (Green Party of Sacramento)

12:00pm Lunch, Optional caucus meetings

1:00pm Announcements, including announcement of Standing Committee vacancies, Quorum Count

2:45pm Breakout sessions for committees and working groups (Finance, GROW, Clearinghouse)

4:15pm Confirmation: Standing Committee and Working Group Co-Coordinators  (for any committees or working groups not confirmed in morning session)

4:15pm Closing session