Penobscot Green-Independents Meeting Minutes 2014-06-11

Officer Election HeldResults:Chair - Nate SheaScribe - Deke RhinehartAdvisory Member 1st - Matt Lyon Discussion topics: Single payer healthcarePetition signaturesVermont - what are they doing with their state push on this subject? Living Wage InitiativeAgreement $15 an hour is more of a realistic living wage Run-off Voting (rank choice)Educate voters on how this is a better serving system for the peopleResearch proper bureaucracy channels for getting system instituted for local government voting Digital Direct Democracy*When bills are up for vote to be made law, they will be posted in their entirety on a digital platform/app for review and digital polling from congess-persons constituentsAnd vote will be cast based on majority response of polling platform.Promote platform as Green Party exclusive ( ie. candidates elected will use this platform to truly do the will of its citizens) East - West HighwayHelp in protest effortsAlternatives.... Alexander GroupAnti-plagiarism solutions on future government studiesAccountability / public servant pledges Embrace The Name (no "armchair patriots")PodcastMisconceptions / combat Idea tossEducation campaigns, combat misinformation machinesBlog/WebsiteLocal Canidate SupportCooperatives - education/access/capital Next scheduled meeting Penobscot Greens 7/8/14