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GNOGP: Minutes

Minutes of GNOGP Coordinating Committee Meeting 11/9/02

ANTIWAR ACTIVISM: Art Carpenter reported on activities of New Orleans area
antiwar groups:
- the "NOLAstopwar" group is meeting on Tuesdays on the 1st floor of the
Tulane University Center.
- C3 is having a forum at on Thursday November 21st at 7 pm at St. Mark's
Community Center at 1100 N. Rampart St.
-There is to be a citywide march on November 23rd.  GNOGP presence at this
event seen as being important.
    o Art to contact Evelyn Goss about making a GNOGP banner to display at
the event.
    o John Kearney to make a flyer advertising the event
- Motion passed to authorize John Kearney to purchase $30 worth of antiwar
bumper stickers.

FINANCES: GNOGP to pay outstanding rent on the Palm St. office at the rate
of $75 per month as discussed at the last general membership meeting.

PROPOSED CHANGE TO BYLAWS: That a procedure be instituted whereby GNOGP
members who wish to obtain the Party's support in publicizing an event will
be required to submit event information to the Outreach Coordinator, who
will post the information on the Party's website.  Motion passed:
Coordinating Committee to recommend that this proposed change in the Bylaws
be put to a vote the next general membership meeting.

TABLING: It was suggested that a budgeted wish list for tabling literature
be generated.

MIKE FEINSTEIN VISIT: Possibilities for Santa Monica Mayor Mike Feinstein's
impending visit to New Orleans were discussed; one possibility mentioned was
arranging a debate on living wage issues.

NEW/POTENTIAL MEMBERS: GNOGP Secretary to be responsible for contacting
individuals who have expressed interest in participating in the Green Party
via the USGP website.

Attendance (6)

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