The Progressives of South Orange County will gather on Tuesday, Jan. 9 in the banquet room of Agostino’s Ristorante Italiano across from the beach, 34700 Coast Hwy., Capistrano Beach 92624. As Edison begins loading the first canisters for the new San Onofre Nuclear Waste Dump, the focus of the meeting will be how to stop this ticking time bomb. Guest speakers will be Charles Langley, Executive Director of Public Watchdogs (https://publicwatchdogs.org/) and Board member Nina Babiarz. They will discuss their Federal lawsuit against Edison, SDGE, the U.S. Navy, and the Dept. of Defense claiming that these agencies lack legal authority to deposit millions of pounds of highly radioactive nuclear waste 108 feet from the Pacific Ocean. Also speaking will be board members Robert Pope and Pam Patterson. Social hour and dinner 5:30-7 off the menu with the meeting beginning at 7. RSVP necessary preferably before Jan. 5. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org Also visit the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/137488613586473/
The Aliso Niguel Democratic Club will host a candidate night for CA 48 on Wednesday, Jan 10. 2018, 6-9 PM moderated by Beth Krom and Tiffany Ackley. All 8 Democratic candidates will be present. Tickets $10 before Jan. 9 or $20 after the 9th. For more information (or to volunteer helping out), contact email@example.com.
The Democratic Women of South Orange County will hold their first general meeting of the year on Thursday, Jan. 18 with State Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon. Visit DWSOC.Org and www.facebook.com/dwsoc for details. On Feb. 20 the DWSOC will feature a Candidate Night for CA 49.
The Orange County Women’s March will be Saturday, Jan. 20, 9-1 in downtown Santa Ana with the starting point being Plaza Calle Cuatro Corner of 4th and French St. This is an all-inclusive, family-friendly, non-partisan event. VISIT: www.OCWomensMarch.org. The official national march will be the following day Jan. 21 in Washington. Note that the DWSOC (see above) have chartered a luxury bus. Contact them and join the group!