Democracy Happy Hour – June 30, 2021

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Meeting Recordings & Chat:

Upcoming July Topics

  • 07/07/21 – History of the Filibuster
  • 07/14/21 – Oligarchy vs Democracy
  • 07/21/21 – Anti-Corruption & Accountability in Government
  • 07/28/21 – Fair & Impartial Courts: How do we get there?

Actions, Events & Misc. Links:

DONATE to Fix Democracy First - https://www.fixdemocracyfirst.org/donate

BECU People Helping People Awards – Nominate “Fix Democracy First Education Fund” - EIN is 26-1499049. @ https://www.becu.org/members-matter/community-involvement/people-helping-people

59th Annual FREEDOM AT THE ARBORETUM 2021 – Spokane, WA – July 4th - More info @ https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-AVrAel9pqNr-5VCyAzCIh3VY-5MgpKp/view

  • Our Stir the Pot Speaker will be Rusty Nelson, “The Sound of Freedom”  
  • Online - Our E Pluribus Unum Conversation: “What to Do About Democracy”  

Deadline for Democracy – June 28th- July 10th  – ACTIONS & EVENTS:

Social Justice Film Institute – A Discussion of Voting Rights and the Films on July 16th – Recording available starting @ 1 pm PT - Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote & Suppressed 2021: The War on Democracy by Brave New Films – Register @ https://socialjusticefilmfestival.us13.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=e0e4e6f2e5e2c92c9879ba1b2&id=2c0feeae60

  • Panelists include:
  • Moderator: Cindy Black, Executive Director of Fix Democracy First
  • Giovanni Severino, Lead Policy Organizer of the Latino Community Fund
  • Breanne Schuster, Staff Attorney at ACLU - Washington

WA Redistricting Links:

Upcoming WA Redistricting Hearings in July:

  • 1st CD includes parts of Legislative Districts (LDs) 1, 5, 10, 37, 39, 42, 44, 45, 47, 48, and a small portion of LDs 40.
  • 2nd CD includes all of Legislative Districts (LD) 38, most of LDs 10 and40 and parts of LDs 1, 21, 32, 38, 39, 42, 44.
  • 4th CD includes all of Legislative Districts (LDs) 8 and 15 and parts of LDs 7, 9, 12, 13, 14, and 16.
  • 5th CD includes all of Legislative Districts (LDs) 3, 4, and 6 and parts of LDs 7, 9, 13, and 16.
  • 3rd Congressional includes all of Legislative Districts( LDs) 17, 18, 49, most of LD 20, and parts of LDs 2, 14, and 19.
  • 6th CD includes all of Legislative Districts (LDs) 23, 24,and 26 and parts of LDs 19, 27, 28, 29, and 35.
  • 7th CD includes all of Legislative Districts (LDs) 34, 36, and 43 and parts of LDs 11, 21, 32, 33, 37, 46.
  • 9th CD includes most of Legislative Districts (LDs) 11, 33, 37, and 41 and parts of LDs 5, 27, 30, 47, and 48.
  • 8th CD includes parts of Legislative Districts 2, 5, 11,12, 13, 25, 28, 30, 31, 33, 41, 45 and 47.
  • 10th CD includes all of Legislative District (LD) 22, most of LDs 25 and 28, and parts of LDs 2, 20, 27, 29, 31, and 35

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