JUSTICE DEPARTMENT SUES STATE OF TEXAS OVER SB8
On September 9, 2021, Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the Government's intention to sue the State of Texas over its ban on nearly all abortions after six weeks. The complaint states, Texas enacted S.B. 8 in open defiance of the Constitution.
PATH OUT OF THE PANDEMIC
As announced on September 9, 2021, the Biden administration has prepared detailed information on the President's 6-pronged plan:
MONTHLY MEETINGS & Happy hours
**PER CDC GUIDELINES, MASKS ARE REQUIRED AT ALL CLUB EVENTS**
The Sun City Democrats Club has resumed Happy Hours and is trying a new location -- The Oaks, near the Legacy Pro Shop. BYOB; those3 who are comfortable sharing food may bring a dish or snack to share. The in-person Happy Hours are open to all Democrats.
The Club's in-person monthly meetings have also resumed at the Sun City Ballroom, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown.
Saturday, 10:00am (9:30 social time)
Sun City Social Center Ballroom, 2 Texas Drive, Georgetown
Please bring your own travel mug if you wish to enjoy our coffee service. The Earth thanks you.
NEW LOCATION: The Oaks, next to Legacy Pro Shop, 301 Del Webb Blvd.
Upcoming Dates: Sept. 22; Oct. 13, 27
Join us for Happy Hour as we try a new location. BYOB and an appetizer or snack to share. Share a drink and conversation with fellow Democrats.
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political action committee
The Club's Political Action Committee (PAC) is now a standing committee of the Sun City Democrats Club, replacing IMPACT, which has ceased operations. Contributions to our PAC utilize the services of ActBlue, the most popular fundraising service for Democratic PACs and candidates in the U.S. We suggest an annual contribution of $100 ($200 per couple), or $10 a month ($20 per couple). We welcome any amount you can give.
SAVE THE DATE
October 22, 7:00-9:00pm
Sun City Social Center Ballroom, 2 Texas Drive
PAC Fundraiser! Guest speaker, Gilberto Hinojosa, State Democratic Party Chair. The Club will provide coffee, water, 'mock champagne', appetizers, and desserts. Anything else, BYOB. The event will also feature musical entertainment by the Eric Hanke/Paul Morris Duo and a silent auction. Tickets are $40 per person.
Tickets may be purchased via:
In addition, there will be an Art Contest/Silent Auction. Contact Gail Hollbrook to get an 18"x14" canvas to paint. All mediums, as well as photo transfer, may be submitted. The theme is: THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE.
First, second, and third place prizes will be awarded. There will be a silent auction of the submitted works.
All proceeds will be used to help elect Democrats with emphasis on Williamson County candidates.
Here are two opportunities to help in the fight to end Gerrymandering in the Texas Legislature:
message from Mike Shay
Mike Shay, President of the Sun City Democrats Club, looks back on the Club's accomplishments in 2020 and ahead to goals in 2021.
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