General Meeting Minutes - 2014-04-08
7:06 Open Meeting
7:10 Executive Reports - President
Communicated with Attorneys and 2A candidates
Participated in media interviews and fielded e-mails.
Attended the NY and Connecticut gun rights rallies
7:10 Executive Reports - Vice President
Delivered the non-perishable food donations to the Bridgeport Rescue Mission
Attended the Executive Member Meeting
Ordered more magnets ($5 @ meetings)
Ordered rally signs
Attended the NY and Connecticut gun rights rallies
7:12 Executive Reports - Treasurer
Please don't fold the money you put into donations buckets. It makes more work for us
$26,676 income
$20,123 net expenses
7:15 Coordinator Reports - Membership
13,382 members
735 new this month
7:16 Coordinator Reports - Events
Attended the Executive meeting
Did lots of leg work for the CCDL Rally
Put on the CCDL Rally
7:16 Coordinator Reports - Fundraising
Sun. May 18th @ Cadillac Ranch from 12-4
$20/person all proceeds going to Litigation fund
Tickets available online and @ next meeting
Try to buy early so we get a good head count.
Wildcat Hill will be the band.
Concealed carry only (at request of Caddilac Ranch)
June 5th, Cenicolla's Deli in Clinton is having another Pig Roast
7:20 Coordinator Reports - Merchandise
Iron-on patches are now available at meetings
Also lapel pins
7:21 Coordinator Reports - Technology
Few updates to the website. Sent out e-mails to members
7:22 Open forum
7:55 Penny Bacciochi for Lt. Governor
Penny is having an event at Tommy's Pizza in Middletown
At 4:30 on May 13th.
7:58 Litigation Update
Appeal deadline is May 16th.
Brian Stapleton may be attending the May meeting.
Tami Zawistowski for State Rep in 61st district
Friends of NRA in Torrington needs commitee members to help plan and organize.
8:02 Break
8:15 Liam Heller
Handed out 500 pocket constituations and raise $650 for the Litigation Fund
8:17 Candidate: Kie Westby - Attorney General
http://www.kieforag.com
8:24 Candidate Sal Lilienthal - 5th District US Congress
8:29 Candidate Walter Reddy - 26th State Senate District
8:36 Candidate Aundré Bumgardner - 41st State House District
http://aundrebumgardner.com
8:47 Candidate Doug Dubitsky - 47th State House District
8:51 Pro-2A candidate list
Brian trying to put a website together to coordinate efforts and consolidate info
8:53 Upcoming events
Poker run and family picnic are being planned.
Additional fundraisers
8:55 Candidate Richard Demko - 105th State House District
8:57 Close of Meeting