Insights from the California Democratic Party Convention – May 19, 20 and 21
Speakers at the recent California Democratic Party included Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, US Senator Kamala Harris, US Representative Nancy Pelosi and many state officials. The Convention was also attended by Tom Perez, the newly elected Chair of the Democratic National Committee. Click here to view videos of the Convention speakers on YouTube.
The attendees were united in their opposition to the Trump Administration and Republican policies, but divisions within the Democratic Party were still evident as the issues from the 2016 election have not been resolved. Supporters of Bernie Sanders have run for and become Assembly District Representatives to CDP and were extremely vocal, if not always positive, about their demands of CDP.
Our speaker will be Dana Nuccitelli. His talk will be on “Fire and Water.” This will be a discussion of how climate change is impacting extreme weather in California and policies to solve it. Dana Nuccitelli is an environmental scientist, climate journalist, and author of the book Climatology versus Pseudoscience. He has published 10 peer-reviewed studies …