Portland, OR

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Hosted by OSPIRG
Sponsored by Oregon Democracy Coalition

Confirmed Speakers:

• John Nichols - Author of Dolloracracy

• Kate Titus – Common Cause OR

David Delk - Alliance For Democracy

• Jesse O'Brien - OSPIRG

• Commissioner Amanda Fritz

• Lloyd Marbet - Democracy Activist

Amanda Knief - Author, The Citizen Lobbyist

Jim Forbes – Attorney, member of Wolf-PAC

Mary Beth Fielder - Money Out Voters In

John Wellington Ennis - Filmmaker, Pay 2 Play

And special musical appearance by Catherine Feeny

 

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TENTATIVE SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY

11:00 - Doors open, ticketing, tabling

12:00 Welcome: OSPIRG Student Hosts & Mary Beth Fielder

12:10 Keynote: Journalist and author, John Nichols

12:40 Q+A with John Nichols, moderated by Mary Beth Fielder

12:50  Break

1:00 BUILDING THE MOVEMENT

Introduction: The Problem with Money in Politics
Portland Commissioner Amanda Fritz

1:05 Why We Need a Constitutional Amendment
David Delk, Alliance for Democracy
Jim Forbes, WolfPAC
Jesse O'Brien, OSPIRG

1:25 How We're Going to Get There in Oregon
Introduction: The Local Movement
Kate Titus, Common Cause

1:30 Training on How to Get Your Voice Heard
Amanda Knief, author/trainer, The Citizen Lobbyist
        
2:05 Invitation to Get Involved
Lloyd Marbet

2:10 Organizing in the Lobby + BREAK + Book Signing

2:40: MUSIC + FILM SCREENING

2:40  Music
Catherine Feeny

3:10 Special Preview Screening of Forthcoming Film
Pay 2 Play: Democracy's High Stakes

4:35 Q+A with Director
John Wellington Ennis in conversation with John Nichols

5:00 PROGRAM ENDS

 

 

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WHEN
May 04, 2014 at 12pm - 5pm
WHERE
Portland State University - Hoffman Hall
1833 SW 11th Ave
Portland, OR 97201
United States
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CONTACT
Holly Mosher ·