COLLIN COUNTY LIBERTARIAN PARTY
Monthly Meeting Agenda
Wednesday 12th, July 2023, 7:00 PM
Terri’s Gelato Cafe
101 N. McDonald St.
Check-in and Registration
If voting is necessary during the meeting, only those who qualify per our by-laws will be able to vote on motions. We do, however, welcome participation and comments either way.
- Call to Order (Ed Kless) 7:00
- Moment of Silence (Rich Moore) 7:00
- Approval of Previous Monthly Meeting Minutes/Secretary’s Report (Paul Thompson) 7:01
- Officer Reports
- 4.1.Treasurer (TJ Reilly) 7:02
- 4.2.Vice-chair (Nathan Polsky) 7:03
- SLEC chose destination. Corpus Cristy. Approval of convention center pending.
- Skipping Balloon Festival for the Gun Festival. September 23rd – 24th
- Cheaper and indoors. (Wahoo) and people who align with our views more likely to attend
- Joke was made – it’s worth a shot.
- Aware of Convention season and
- Looking for Haigh caliber gun jokes
- Litter Cleanup last Saturday.
- Next one will be in October.
- 4.3.Chair (Ed Kless) 7:09
- LPTexas is still a convention party. The new law wasn’t voted on.
- Filing fees still open so there will still be people who run and don’t pay in protest.
- Convention is always the Tuesday after the primary.
- Encourage friends not to vote in primary or engage in petitions for candidates.
- TNM (Texas National Movement) is trying tout the TEXIT on GOP ticket. If L signs, they affiliate with GOP and can’t be involved with convention.
- Rich Moore – any change to the Crypto Currency
- Welcoming new attendees (Ed Kless)
- Old business (Ed Kless and members) 7:14
- Civil Asset Forfeiture – new meeting with representative
- Last legislative bill out of committee but not on calendar.
- New reform bill coming through IJ going to be filed first thing next session
- New business (Ed Kless and members) 7:16
- Michael Jones: works at the election office
- Handouts for election fliers/handouts don’t have Libertarian Party
- WW2 Band of Brothers Tour Report
- Youngest son is a suddenly a “History Nut”
- Toured many of the sites featured in Band of Brother’s movie/series.
- People there acknowledge that Americans helped liberated them
- People back then thought they were fighting for something democracy.
- H on LPTexas Staff
- Legacy outreach person
- Coordinating events
- Texas Cannabis collective march and protest.
- L2 Data (NP/EK)
- Access to database and see who voted for what and where.
- We have to pay to export it
- Want to target people who registered to vote but didn’t vote last year (30K in Collin)
- Allocation of funds to test this
- Will come up with a plan on how to use it.
- Happy Hour – We will do it.
- Friday, July 28th – Location TBD
- Adjourn (From the floor) 7:31
- Motion – Nathan Polsky
- Second –