1998 ASGP

1998 Association of State Green Parties

April 24-26, 1998
Santa Fe, New Mexico

ASGP Builds for the Present, Plans for the Future
by Dean Myerson, Secretary, ASGP

Association of State Green Parties
Meeting of the Coordinating Committee

Friday, April 24, 1998

3:00 PM Registration opens
5:30-7:30 Dinner hosted by Santa Fe Green Party
7:30-8:00 Welcome and Introduction - Cris Moore - Santa Fe City Councilor
and Larry Delgado, Santa Fe Mayor
8:00-8:30 Keynote Address - Fran Sena Gallegos - Santa Fe Municipal Judge
8:30-9:00 Keynote Address/discussion - Jason Kirkpatrick on Green Organizing
Arcata, CA City Vice Mayor

Note - Items for which a vote may be taken are identified by an Ô*Õ after the times.

Saturday, April 25, 1998

8:00-9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00-9:10 Greeting by New Mexico Host
9:10-9:20 Introduction by Facilitator
9:20-9:30 Steering Committee Report
9:30-10:00* Accreditation Committee
10:00-10:10* Bylaws Committee
10:10-10:25 Clearinghouse Committee Report
10:25-11:30* Platform Committee
11:30-11:50 International Committee Report
11:50-1:00* Transition Committee Report
1:00-2:00 Lunch (Press Conference)
2:00-2:15 Nominations for Steering Committee
2:15-2:40* New York Green Parties provisional affiliations
2:40-3:00* Proposal: 1 ASGP meeting/year with regional gatherings in between - GP of PA
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-3:35* Proposal: a Policy for the Steering Comm. to handle endorsements - GP of RI
3:35-3:50* Proposal on ProRep Mandate for Pres Nominations/ASGP Delegates -GP of NY
3:50-4:10* Green Pages Report & Proposal for ASGP treasurer to handle finances
4:10-4:40 Election 2000 Issues
4:40-4:55 Report on Global Cooperation Meeting from Friday morning
Including a report from the Green Ecologist Party of Mexico on Chiapas
4:55-5:10 Ballot Access Committee Report
5:10-5:20 Proposal for voluntary state party contributions to ASGP

CC Meeting Breaks

5:30-6:30 Woman's Caucus (other caucuses?)
6:45-7:45 Dinner
8:00-8:30 Keynote address by Carol Miller
8:30-? Green Party

Sunday, April 26, 1998

8:00-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:30* Vote for Steering Committee members
9:30-10:00 Consider Proposal from Woman Vs Caucus (tentative)
10:00-10:30* Proposal to define FEC Filing process - Steering Committee
10:30-11:30 Contact Committee - recommendations and proposals on structure negotiations
11:30-12:00* Return to Transition Comm. Report
12:00-12:30 Reserve time for issues held over from Saturday
12:30-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:00* Proposal for an Organizing Committee - Steering Committee
2:00-2:15 ASGP Web page/merchandise update - Ron Kahlow
2:15-2:30 Discussion of Media Plans
2:30-- Further committee reports time permitting

Minutes & Reports

April 25 | April 26