The Nebraska Democratic Party will be holding the continuation of the State Convention and the Fall SCC Meeting on September 25 and 26, 2020. The Nebraska Democratic Women’s Caucus Membership meeting and election is scheduled for Friday, September 25 at 6 p.m. There are Bylaws changes that require an in person vote. Anyone interested in attending a socially distanced in person meeting, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Those in attendance will vote on the changes, which includes allowing us to meeting virtually. Following the vote, the meeting will resume via Zoom.
The weekend will end with the Morrison Exon virtual event, At Home with Nebraska Democrats featuring Senator Elizabeth Warren and Representative Deb Haaland. Individual tickets and virtual tables can be purchased here: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/meathome?fbclid=IwAR2ZqCz4TuQpjUz4l95uSuZ59XLQOYq90LE3JZ-XN5KGBCWIhPFoSKg5beg
2020 Leadership Transition News
State Caucus Chair Janet Stewart stepped down on January 18th to help facilitate our organized transition through the upcoming Nebraska Democratic Party Biennial State Convention and next Women’s Caucus meeting following Convention. NDWC Bylaws provide that Vice Chair Sharlette Schwenninger becomes our new NDWC State Chair for the remainder of the current term.
**NEXT MEETING INFORMATION**
Our March Quarterly Membership Meeting in conjunction with the Nebraska Democratic Party’s State Central Committee has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 contagion and necessary community exposure precautions. The March SCC Meeting and County Party Convention Training will be held online and on the phone. Staff and officers will be at the IBEW Hall in Lincoln on March 21 facilitating the online meeting. Additional information on this meeting will be posted on the NDP website.
- Monitor issues in federal, state and local government.
- Influence elected officials and other decision-makers through lobbying and grassroots activities.
- Volunteer and support State and County Democratic Parties and endorsed Democratic candidates seeking office.
- Work with other constituency groups that share and support our NDWC Mission and Philosophy.
The mission of our organization is to inspire, recruit, support, train and help fund progressive women in the Democratic party to increase the numbers of women in the electoral process and in elected and appointed positionsThe mission of our organization is to inspire, recruit, support, train and help fund progressive women in the Democratic party to increase the numbers of women in the electoral process and in elected and appointed positions