The Coastal Progressives’ Immigration Information Response Team hosted a panel of local public officials to discuss the status of immigrants’ rights in our county. The forum took place on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newport. Invitations to participate in the panel were accepted by County Commissioner Bill Hall, County District Attorney Rob Bovett, County Sheriff Dennis Dotson, Newport Police Chief Mark Miranda, and Defense Attorney Richard Scholl.
With Oregon still reeling from the economic collapse on Wall Street, a community forum will be held in Newport to discuss proposed legislation aimed to help spark lending to small businesses and family farms and create jobs. The forum will be held on Sunday, April 10th from 4:30-6:00 pm in the upstairs room of the Visual Arts Center.
The community forum will discuss legislation to establish what State Treasurer Ted Wheeler has called "a virtual state bank."
Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP) and Mad as Hell Doctors (MAHD) are bringing their tour promoting Oregon legislation for a publicly managed, privately delivered single payer health care plan to the Central Coast. They will hit the beach with a program of music, videos, and testimony at the Yachats Commons at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 16. At 7 p.m. that evening, they will bring their crew of medical personnel and musicians to the second-floor meeting room of the Visual Arts Center, 777 NW Beach Dr. in Newport. Then it’s on to Lincoln City at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 17 at St.
This is where the annoutncements for Lincoln & S Tilamook Counties will be posted.
Here are the two videos from the No Soy el Army meeting.
RIght now only one part is available. The second one will be uploaded about a week from now.
Both parts of the presentation are now available for viewing or downloading. Many thanks to Elizabeth Atly for all of the time and effort put into making this important record available to everyone.