November 1st, 2016 IRC Meeting
Aaron James Campaign
- calling volunteers
- calling donors
- going door-to-door
November Run for local office conference
The objective is to teach people to run for local office. To Do:
- Email to potential candidates
- Call potential candidates
- Email to all supporters again
- Social media
- Reach out to other political organizations
Agenda for event
Suggest canceling next meeting since it is election day.
- 11/8, Election Day
- 11/12, 12:30-5pm, Running for local office conference, Democracy Center, Harvard Sq., Cambridge
- Dec., Democracy/IT meeting
- Jan?, How to file a FOIA request by Maya Shaffer
- jokeefe (James O'Keefe, Somerville)
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington)
- moses (Moses, West Tisbury)
- noe (Noelani Kamelamela, Somerville MA)
- G (Garrett, Lowell)
Aaron james campaign. Election day is approaching, and we have literature to distribute. Please contact Aaron if you can help.
Nov. Run for Local office conference. Still doing outreach.
Next Tuesday is election day. No IRC meeting.
21:00 < jokeefe> agenda - https://masspirates.org/wiki/November_1st,_2016_IRC_Meeting 21:00 < jokeefe> ids 21:00 < jokeefe> James O’Keefe, Somerville 21:00 < noe> Noelani Kamelamela, Somerville MA 21:00 < jokeefe> ahoy C 21:01 < Moses> Moses, West Tisbury 21:01 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington 21:01 < jokeefe> ahoy G 21:01 < G> Garret, Lowell 21:02 < jokeefe> anything to add to the agenda - https://masspirates.org/wiki/November_1st,_2016_IRC_Meeting ? 21:02 < papegaai> Title: November 1st, 2016 IRC Meeting - Mass Pirate Wiki (at masspirates.org) 21:03 < jokeefe> Projects 21:03 < jokeefe> how is the Aaron James Campaign going noe? 21:03 < G> dude is getting absentee votes from PALESTINE 21:04 < noe> We have our final pieces of literature and need help distributing them. If people are free, Aaron has the fliers, so please contact him to pick up some. 21:04 < jokeefe> will do 21:05 < Moses> are they're pdfs 21:05 < noe> Election night is also approaching fast! We hope to have a relaxed shindig. 21:05 < Moses> their 21:06 < noe> We do have pdfs, too. I don't have the file, but jokeefe might. 21:06 < jokeefe> I can email you, Moses 21:07 < srevilak> (would be good to put copies on a 2016 version of https://masspirates.org/wiki/2015_Media_and_Graphics) 21:07 < papegaai> Title: 2015 Media and Graphics - Mass Pirate Wiki (at masspirates.org) 21:08 < noe> Thanks jokeefe! Great idea srevilak. 21:09 < Moses> perfect 21:09 < jokeefe> any thing else, noe? 21:10 < noe> I think that's it! Thanks to everyone for doorknocking ,signature gathering, writing and phone calls! Almost there :) 21:11 < jokeefe> thanks! 21:11 < jokeefe> November Run for local office conference 21:11 < noe> Couldn't have done it without all of you. 21:11 < jokeefe> :-) 21:12 < Moses> =D 21:12 < jokeefe> Noe, would you be able to reach out to socialist alternative? 21:13 * srevilak will contact terra tomorrow. 21:14 < noe> I can try. Will email a contact tomorrow w/ 11/12 event details. 21:14 < srevilak> jokeefe: I know you reached out to greens. Any chance you asked Grace? 21:15 < jokeefe> I haven’t. Can ask her. 21:15 < jokeefe> Will check with the Greens again and email the Libertarians again. 21:15 < srevilak> I can take care of it -- I've been in touch with Grace a lot these past few days 21:15 < srevilak> :) 21:15 < jokeefe> thank you 21:15 < jokeefe> ahoy Kendra 21:15 < Kendra> hi 21:16 * srevilak puts sticky on monitor, as a reminder 21:16 < noe> Ahoy. :) 21:16 < srevilak> jokeefe: I'm planning to bring the recording setup on 11/12 21:16 < jokeefe> thanks. 21:17 < jokeefe> noe, would you be able to bring a camera? 21:18 < noe> At the moment, I'm trying to figure out my schedule that weekend. I have a family thing and will try to get back, but I may end up missingvthe event. :( 21:20 < jokeefe> ok, I will bring my camera and tripod as a back up 21:20 < jokeefe> and a web cam 21:23 < jokeefe> The post is up at https://masspirates.org/blog/2016/10/27/november-12th-running-for-local-office-workshop/ 21:23 < jokeefe> So please tell others about it 21:24 < noe> Yasss particularly timely with the election so near. 21:25 < jokeefe> true 21:26 < jokeefe> speaking of that. I suggest canceling the next meeting. It being election day and all 21:27 < jokeefe> discussion? 21:28 < srevilak> No objections here 21:29 < noe> Ditto 21:30 < jokeefe> any objections? 21:30 < G> none here 21:30 < Kendra> none here 21:31 < jokeefe> election day IRC meeting canceled then 21:31 < jokeefe> anything else to add? 21:33 < srevilak> Do we want to set a tentative date for dec IT meeting? 21:33 < jokeefe> sure 21:33 < jokeefe> suggestions? 21:33 * srevilak can host 21:34 < jokeefe> thanks 21:34 < srevilak> How about Sun Dec 4th, or Sat Dec 10th? 21:35 < jokeefe> either is fine with me 21:35 < noe> Both look decent from here. 21:36 < srevilak> Let's say Dec 10th, from 13:00 - 15:00 21:36 < srevilak> Let's say Dec tth, from 13:00 - 15:00 21:36 < srevilak> Let's say Dec 4th, from 13:00 - 15:00 21:36 < jokeefe> ok 21:36 < srevilak> gak -- 4th, not 10th 21:36 < srevilak> ok 21:37 < srevilak> oops, sorry, can't do 4th 21:37 < srevilak> Make it the 10th 21:37 < jokeefe> ok 21:37 < noe> 10Th it is 21:37 * srevilak has too many balls in the air these days 21:37 < srevilak> will send announcement to democracy list 21:38 < jokeefe> quite understand. thanks 21:38 < jokeefe> anything else to discuss? 21:39 < Kendra> not me, motion to adjourn? 21:39 < noe> Second 21:39 < jokeefe> 2nd 21:39 < jokeefe> all in favor? 21:39 < srevilak> aye to adjourn 21:39 < Kendra> aye 21:39 < G> aye 21:39 < srevilak> will post transcript 21:39 < Kendra> nite all 21:39 < jokeefe> thanks all