March 2013 General Meeting and Immigration Reform Forum – UPDATE

Our March 2013 General Meeting will also include a Forum on Comprehensive Immigration Reform.  It will be held on March 14th at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 83 Christopher Street,  at 7:00 PM. The agenda will include: 1.  District Leaders Reports– Keen Berger, Jonathan Geballe 2.  Forum– Comprehensive Immigration Reform: The Devilish Details Facilitator-Keen Berger with Panelists To Be Announced 3.  Endorsements (In order to vote at this endorsement meeting you must have joined the VID by December 14, 2012). Female District Leader Male District Leader Delegates and Alternates To The NYS Judicial Convention See the attached  VID Candidate Forum and Endorsement Schedule  for the offices of […]

VID General Meeting Minutes- January 2013

On January 10th VID members gathered for the 2013 Annual Meeting.  You can read the full VID General Meeting Minutes January 10 2013. The meeting began with a report from District Leader Keen Berger updating on the progress of the proposed new school at 75 Morton St., an announcement regarding State Senator Brad Hoylman’s swearing in ceremony and an announcement about choosing the new Part A and Part B boundaries of the 66th election district. Following Keen’s report was a typically thorough review of congressional politics from Congressman Nadler which you can  see in our previous post and summarized in the […]

VID’s Annual Meeting January 10, 2013

VID’s Annual  Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 10 at 7:00 pm at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 83 Christopher Street.  Download a copy of VID’s Annual Meeting agenda here. Preceding the election of our remaining officers for 2013 there will be a report from District Leaders Keen Berger and Brad Hoylman and a special report by Congressman Jerrold Nadler regarding Congressional deliberations on fiscal issues;  gun control legislation; as well as other issues of concern to our club.  There will be a Q & A session following the Congressman’s report. As prescribed, VID’s Annual Meeting will elect: a. Treasurer b. Recording Secretary […]

Fundraiser for Campaign Bus Trips to PA

Village Independent Democrats (VID) is the lead organizer for a collection of our sister downtown clubs for Saturday bus trips to Pennsylvania to assist the Obama campaign in taking this crucial battleground state.