Actions and Detail Panel
San Francisco Politics 101
Mon, June 19, 2017, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM PDT
The United Democratic Club presents "SF Politics 101." It's an intro course on politics with a panel of experts and activists. We’ll also let you know how to take action at the local, state, and federal level.
*** FREE EVENT - RSVP REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/2n80cgx ***
Topics we’ll cover:
• A brief history of San Francisco, its politics and East/West divide.
• The difference between “moderate” and “progressive” Democrats (discover your shade of blue).
• How local government works: What is a supervisor and how do they relate to the mayor? Why are there 11 supervisor districts and which one is yours?
• How does state government work: What’s the difference between an assemblymember and a senator?
• Who represents us in Washington, D.C. and how can we be heard?
• What does the future hold for local politics and issues like housing and transportation?
• How can we fight Trump?
Bring your questions!
• Doors open at 6:30 PM.
• The program starts at 6:50 PM sharp.
• Free event but RSVP required: http://bit.ly/2n80cgx