Denver Metro Area Retirees Chapter Meeting Minutes
July 12, 2014
President Scott Morrow called the meeting to order at 10:03 AM. 11 members attended the meeting, plus Henry Barlow, a candidate for the 43rd District (CO General Assembly) covering Highlands Ranch. Secretary/Treasurer Lew Roman took the minutes.
Scott introduced the officers, and then gave Henry Barlow the floor. Among other subjects, Mr. Barlow gave us five points that he stressed:
1) Improve public education
2) Preserve the environment
3) Economy needs to be more fair
4) Health care - focus on prevention and cost
5) Needs of the elderly/retired
He then took questions.
A motion to endorse Henry Barlow was passed unanimously.
Lew Roman read the minutes from the May 31, 2014 meeting and a motion to accept said minutes was unanimously approved.
President Morrow reviewed the three suggested changes to our Constitution & By-Laws and all three were unanimously approved with few questions.
Retiree Chapter Legislative Director Marty Wisniewski gave a Legislative Report. He challenged us to work with/for any candidate for two hours in a month’s time.
Scott mentioned his petition regarding GMO’s and labeling and Alex Brown brought in a petition regarding Social Security.
The next meeting is scheduled at the DMAL Union hall on Aug 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM.
Scott adjourned the meeting at 11:53AM.
Submitted by Lew Roman, Secretary/Treasurer
Denver Metro Area Retirees Chapter