Combined West Side Club Meeting: Tuesday, February 25, and MORE!

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Save the Date and More!
Tuesday, February 25, 7 PM

Rocky River Public Library, 1600 Hampton

Open to the General Public

THIS IS A JOINT MEETING WITH ALL WEST SIDE CLUBS THAT ARE WITHIN OHIO DISTRICT 16:
Fairview Park, Bay Village, North Olmsted,
Westlake, Rocky River

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Featured Speaker:
JORDAN HAWKINS
Deputy Engagement Director
Ohio Democratic Party
Some pundits are giving-up on Ohio.  We’re here to say, “Nothing could be further from the truth!”

Join us on February 25 to learn what the Ohio Democratic Party is doing to lead to Election victories in 2020.  Ohio’s Presidential Primary is March 17.  If you want to make a difference, the time is now.


ELECTION 2020
Below is information on local, state and national election activities.*
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JENNIFER O’DONNELL, Candidate for the Court of Common Pleas.
To learn more about Jennifer, stay informed about upcoming events, and give your support, please go to her website HERE.  We’re proud that Jennifer is an outstanding judicial candidate and a resident of Rocky River!
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MONIQUE SMITH, Democratic Candidate for State Representative, House District 16
Sunday, February 16, 4:30 – 6 PM.  Meet and Greet hosted by Rocky River Democratic Club president, Mike O’Neil.  Spend time with Monique Smith in an intimate, informal setting and share what’s important to you and our community. This is not a fundraiser.  Click HERE to RSVP and for more information. To learn more about Monique, upcoming events (including canvassing), and more, click HERE to go to her website.  To contact Monique and her campaign team, email: Smithfor16@gmail.com
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PETE BUTTIGIEG event Cleveland
Tuesday, February 18, 6 PM.  Join Sonal Shah, National Policy Director, Pete for America, with special guest Ken Harbaugh, former U.S. Navy pilot and president, Team Rubicon Global.  Exact location provided with RSVP.  For ticket and other information, click HERE.
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ELIZABETH WARREN has opened a campaign office in Cleveland 
The office is located at 4415 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland.  Craig Smith is the Regional Organizer Director, Warren for President.  To contact Craig, email: csmith@elizabethwarren.com or phone 330-904-8299.
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MICHAEL BLOOMBERG has opened a campaign office in Rocky River
The office is in the old Pearl of the Orient restaurant in the Beachcliff Market, 19300 Detroit, Rocky River.  Brad Presutto is the Regional Organizer, Bloomberg 2020.  Canvassing events will be held every weekend through the primary, and phone banking takes place every Monday – Thursday in various shifts between 5 – 9 PM. To contact Brad, email: Bpresutto@mikebloomberg.com  or phone 380-799-1855
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OHIO PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY:
Tuesday, March 17th is Election Day
Wednesday, February 19: Early vote-by-mail begins
To check your own voter status, update your address, or register, please click HERE to go to the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
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* If you know of other office openings or Election 2020 events, please send us an email at: submit@rockyriverdems.org


OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS
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CLEVELAND POWER OF MOMS: Ohio 2020 (Moms Demand Action)
Sunday, February 16, 3 PM,
 Rocky River United Methodist Church, 19414 Detroit Road, Rocky River.  Hear from Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and local gun sense leaders about the movement’s momentum in Ohio and nationally.  For more information, click HERE
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GREEN ENERGY OHIO
Wind power is under assault again in Ohio with Senate Bill 234 that gives unincorporated townships the ability to call for referendums to vote whether they want wind farms in their townships, regardless of the Siting Boards decision to approve. No other energy source has this double jeopardy facing them.  To follow developments on this important environmental and economic issue, visit Green Energy Ohio HERE.

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If you’ve ever thought of running for Rocky River town council or school board and would like to make a difference right here in our own community, let’s talk. Please send an email to the Rocky River Dems at submit@rockyriverdems.org

Next Club Meeting: Tuesday January 28 and More!

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Next Meeting of the

Rocky River Democratic Club
Tuesday, January 28, 7 PM

Rocky River Public Library, 1600 Hampton

Open to the General Public
The meeting will include the following speakers:
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MONIQUE SMITH, Democratic candidate for the State Government of Ohio, District 16 (that’s Rocky River, Bay, Fairview, Westlake and North Olmsted).  Scroll below for more information about a Meet & Greet for Monique on Sunday, February 16.
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CRAIG SMITH, Northeast Ohio Regional Organizing Director for Elizabeth Warren’s campaign.
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MICHELE POMERANTZ, Director of the Cuyahoga County Office of Regional Collaboration to address the Human Services Levy that will be on our ballots
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CHRISTINA MORRIS (D-Council At-Large) to provide an update on the Rocky River City Council

ELECTION 2020
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An Evening In Support of Jennifer O’Donnell
Thursday, February 6, 5 – 7 PM, Tartine Bistro, 19110 Old Detroit Rd., Rocky River.  Rocky River resident Jennifer O’Donnell is a candidate for Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge. For more information about the fundraiser and to RSVP (optional), please click HERE.
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Meet & Greet for Monique Smith
Sunday, February 16, 4:30 – 6 PM.  Hosted by Rocky River Democratic Club president, Mike O’Neil.  Spend time with Monique Smith in an intimate, informal setting and share what’s important to you and our community.  Click HERE to RSVP and for more information.
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Ohio Presidential Primary:
Tuesday, March 17th is Election Day
Wednesday, February 19: Early vote-by-mail begins
To check your own voter status, update your address, or register, please click HERE to go to the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
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Impeachment:
You may want to contact U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) and encourage him to invite witnesses and serve as an impartial juror.

Cleveland Office:  216-522-7095
Washington D.C. Office:  202-224-3353
Email (complete online form): click HERE


OTHER UPCOMING EVENTS

Human Rights Campaign Cleveland Volunteer Open House 
Wednesday, January 29, 6:30 to 8 PM, Cuyahoga County Democratic Party Headquarters, 3615 Superior Ave, Cleveland.  Members of the  HRC Cleveland Steering Committee will be in attendance to share upcoming volunteer activities and leadership opportunities for those looking to step up and join HRC in the fight for LGBTQ equality.  For more information, click HERE

Cleveland Power of Moms: Ohio 2020 (Moms Demand Action) 
Sunday, February 16, 3 PM,
 Rocky River United Methodist Church, 19414 Detroit Road, Rocky River.  Hear from Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and local gun sense leaders about the movement’s momentum in Ohio and nationally.  For more information, click HERE

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