National Messaging & Policy Task Force Resolutions Recommended for Adoption by the Democratic National Committee on March 10, 2018

As many of you know several GCC/National Messaging & Policy Task Force Members attended the DNC Winter Meeting from March 08-11, 2018, at the Washington Marriott - Wardman Park.  Here is the final version of the DNC Resolutions, along with all of our co-sponsors, which we could not have done without the help of our esteemed DNC Virginia Committeewoman Yasmine Taeb and all of the DNC members who co-sponsored our resolutions.

The GCC would also like to congratulate the following individuals for drafting the six resolutions which were voted on an finally excepted by the DNC:

#10. Resolution in Support of Greatly Expanding the Head Start Program in order to Save Working Families Approximately $130 Billion per Year, by Ricardo E. Coleman, President/Founder Jobs-First.org, Chair, National Messaging & Policy Task Force, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club, Precinct Captain and National Affairs Committee Member, Fairfax County Democratic Committee

#11. Resolution to Protect Social Security from Republican Attacks, by Mariellen Jewers, Tax Policy Issue Team Leader, National Messaging & Policy Task Force, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club

#12. Resolution in Support of Providing Tax Credits to Responsible Entrepreneurs and Encouraging Small Businesses to Partner with Local Unions, by Mary Paulet, Small Business Issue Team Member, National Messaging & Policy Task Force, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club, National Affairs Committee Member, Fairfax County Democratic Committee

#16. Resolution in Support of Reforms to Our Bail System, by Anne Cauman, Voting & Civil Right Issue Team Member, National Messaging & Policy Task Force, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club

#17. Resolution Affirming the Effectiveness of Community-Oriented Policing Practices and Opposing the Militarization of Police in our Communities, by Audra Thomas, Voting & Civil Right Issue Team Member, National Messaging & Policy Task Force, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club

#19. Resolution Commending DNC Chairman Tom Perez for Instituting a Paid Internship Program at the DNC, by Jim McBride, President/Founder, Network for Progress, Executive Committee Member, Grassroots Coordinating Committee, Woman’s National Democratic Club