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Meeting Minutes – February 9, 2020

Framingham Green Community Room

136 Maynard Rd., Framingham, MA 01701


Call to Order:  Chair, Beverly Hugo, 7:12 PM

Welcome, Announcements & Updates:  Concern – interference – talking during meeting;

Larry Stoodt – injury while canvassing in NH, broken leg, wishing him a speedy recovery;

Parwez Wahid – condolences in the passing of his mother.

Information available – important dates; how to run for delegate; what is special about FDC; call out for census workers/applications available $27.50/hr. will send link.

Invitation – Natick Town Hall – 2/26/20 “Swing Left” send postcards to voters in TX re:  Roe Act.

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Meeting Minutes – January 12, 2020

Framingham Green Community Room
136 Maynard Rd., Framingham, MA 01701

Call to Order: Chair, Beverly Hugo, 7:03 PM
Welcome, Announcements and Updates: Environmental issues on Facebook live. Thank
you for your generosity – charities and refreshment table.
January 14, 2020 Iowa debate party – 9PM – 11PM.

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Meeting Minutes – Oct 20, 2019

Framingham Democratic Committee

Framingham Green Community Room

136 Maynard Rd., Framingham, MA 01701

Meeting Minutes – October 20, 2019

Call to Order:  Chair Beverly Hugo called the meeting to order at 7:03 PM

Welcome, Announcements & Updates:

  • Chair reviewed Agenda, discussed the layout of the evening

Charity Presentation:

  • David Blais, Daniel’s Table, discussed the workings and philosophy of Daniel’s Table. We will be raising funds and seeking volunteers for this charity at the next meeting in October. Discussed food insecurity vs. hunger; mental function when nutritionally impaired; Expansive issues of trailers, food bags @ Wilson school make these unsustainable, need larger scale so they now position freezers throughout town for people to go to, to get ready-to-eat food, goal is 35 freezers through Framingham.  Introduced, a clearinghouse for those who would like to volunteer for a variety of causes, not just Daniel’s Table.

Candidate Forum:

Democrats In The 2019 City Election

List of Democrats in the 2019 Framingham Election

City Council At-Large
George King,
Gloria Pascual,

City Council, District 1 (Preliminary Election Sept. 17th)
Christine Long,
Joseph Norton,

City Council, District 2
Richard Finlay,
Cesar Stewart-Morales,

City Council, District 3 (Uncontested)
Adam Steiner,

City Council, District 4 (Uncontested)
(No Democrats Running)

City Council, District 5
Robert Case,

City Council, District 6 (Uncontested)
Phil Ottaviani,

City Council, District 7
William Lynch,
Margareth Basilio Shepard,

City Council, District 8
Mario Alvarez,
John Stefanini,

City Council, District 9
Tracey Bryant,

School Committee, District 1 (Uncontested)
Beverly Hugo,

School Committee, District 2 (Uncontested)
(No Democrats Running)

School Committee, District 3
Leslie Smart, (Website under construction)

School Committee, District 4 (Uncontested)
Adam Freudberg,

School Committee, District 5 (Uncontested)
Priscila Sousa,

School Committee, District 6 (Uncontested)
Geoffrey Epstein,

School Committee, District 7 (Uncontested)
(No Democrats Running)

School Committee, District 8 (Preliminary Election Sept. 17th)
Jessica Barnhill,
Jim Hansen,

School Committee, District 9
(No Democrats Running)