MGO endorsed the following candidates during its April 21st endorsement meeting, during which approximately 60 members were in attendance. Our bylaws require a vote of at least 60% for endorsement, which is why that we did not reach decisions in some of the races.
- Marlon McWilson
Board of Supervisor District 4
- Nate Miley
- Jennifer Madden
- Elizabeth Echols
- Sharon Ball
- Kathy Neal
LaNiece Jones | MGO President | http://www.mgodems.org
Stay tuned for more information on our March Legislative Happy Hour bringing together our Oakland elected officials for a meet & greet with MGO members.
WHAT: MGO Legislative Happy Hour 2016
WHEN: Thursday, March 17th, 5:30pm – 7pm
LOCATION: Space 310 | 310-14th Street | Oakland, CA
ADMISSION: Free to MGO members. Great time to renew and become a MGO member
HOW: RSVP online at http://www.mgo2016march.eventbrite.com
NEXT MONTH – APRIL 21st: Election Forum 2016: State Senate, Alameda County Supervisors 1,4,5, Alameda County Office of Education, Judges, Ballot Initiatives
MARK YOUR CALENDAR TO JOIN US ON DECEMBER 17th.
MGO October 15, 2015
PROP 47 Is In the Works? Is it Working?
On Nov. 2, 2014, the voters of California passed Proposition 47, a law that reduces some felonies to misdemeanors.
Join a panel of speakers discuss the impact of Prop 47 and how it’s working now almost one year later.
Chief Public Defender
County of Alameda
Office of Assemblymember Tony Thurmond
Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
6:30pm – 8:30pm
2808 Summit Ave, Oakland, CA
for planning purposes