Brennan Society-7 Years & Counting Anniversary Celebration!

Wednesday November 15 from 5:30-7 pm at Johnnie’s (33 E. 33rd) in Edmond we will celebrate 7+ years that the Brennan Society has been in existence!  Our premier progressive organization was given life by 5 Co-Founders—LaDonna Hunt, Ismat Esrar, Tom Guild, Iris Lochner, & Gene Hunt in August 2010!  We have achieved amazing results for the progressive movement in Oklahoma in our 7+ years of existence! 

 We have elected county & congressional district party officers, elected 20 of our number as members of delegations to national political nominating conventions, seen one of our own serve as a presidential elector, supported numerous candidates for public office, opened the Oklahoma Democratic Party to participation by independents in primary elections, and given life to progressivism in Edmond and Central Oklahoma with members hailing from dozens of counties around the state! 

 LaDonna, Ismat, Tom & Gene will share remembrances from our first 7 year!  We will have delicious anniversary cake and door prizes!  Join us for this special 7 Years & Counting Anniversary Celebration!

 

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Gregory Hardin II speaker, September 13th, 5:30pm!

Gregory Hardin II will be the speaker for the upcoming Brennan Society Dinner with Friends.  Gregory is a sophomore attending the University of Central Oklahoma and is from the Shawnee area.  He is the Deputy Campaign Manager for the 2018 Guild for Congress Campaign.  He will speak on the topic of politics from the perspective of  a millennial. The dinner will be from 5:30-7 pm on Wednesday September 13 at Johnnie’s Charcoal Broiler in Edmond.  Johnnie’s is located at 33 E. 33rd Street.

We look forward to seeing you on September 13 at 5:30 pm!

All the best,

Tom Guild, Brennan Society Justice

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Next Brennan Society Dinner w/ Friends at Johnnie’s in Edmond, on July 12!

Oklahoma County Democratic Party Vice Chair, longtime Brennan Society Member, and former Brennan Society Justice Jane Anderson will speak at the Wednesday July 12 Brennan Society Dinner with Friends at Johnnie’s in Edmond located at 33 E. 33rd!  We are very proud of our good friend Jane! The gathering is from 5:30 to 7pm!  See you then!  Happy Fourth of July!!

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Next Dinner with Friends- July 12

Our next Dinner with Friends is at Johnnie’s in Edmond, on Wednesday July 12 from 5:30-7 pm.

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Meet Tom Guild, June 25

Meet Your Next Congressman Tom Guild for Coffee, Cherry Pie, & Cupcakes at the home of Sharleen and Juan Dewane Sunday June 25 from 3-5 pm at the Dewane home. The address is 2904 NW 46th Street in OKC. Going north on May you turn left onto 45th Street, turn right at your first opportunity, go around a circle to 46th Street and the Dewane’s home is immediately on the left or the south side of the street. If you are heading south on May you turn right onto NW 45th street , turn right at the first opportunity, go around a circle and you will end up on 46th street. Sharleen’s house is on the left.

This event is co-sponsored by the Brennan Society and Blue America! We hope to see you Sunday June 25th!

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May 3 Next Dinner With Friends!

We recently had a very good meeting  and signed up four new folks for membership for 2017!

Our next Dinner with Friends & Program is scheduled for Wednesday May 3 at 5:30 pm in Edmond at Johnnie’s located at 33 E. 33rd. 

The Brennan Society is a progressive nonpartisan group focused on promoting progressive candidates and issues.  Mark Henricksen joined us for our recent meeting and joined the society.  Mark is an announced candidate for State Chair of the Oklahoma Democratic Party.  The election for state chair will take place at the state convention May 3.  We are recruiting candidates and planning for 2018. If you are an Oklahoma Progressive we invite you to join us. Bob Boutz will speak to our group on the May 3  Bob will share his thoughts on the progressive agenda moving forward, drawing on his experience as a young teenager in Europe, where he attended the Nuremburg War Crimes Tribunal immediately following WWII. We meet in the room set aside for group meetings.

 If you would like to join or renew your membership in the society you can mail a check payable to Brennan Society to 2109 Rushing Meadows, Edmond, OK 73013 or join via Pay Pal on our website.

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Next Dinner is March 1, 2017

Dear Brennan Society & Progressive Colleagues,

 

We recently had a terrific meeting  and signed up a number of folks for membership for 2017! We have also picked up additional new/renewed members since that gathering.  Our next Dinner with Friends & Program is scheduled forWednesday March 1 at 5:30 pm in Edmond at Johnnie’s located at 33 E. 33rd.  The BrennanSociety is a progressive nonpartisan group focused on promoting progressive candidates and issues.  We are recruiting candidates and planning for 2018. If you are an Oklahoma Progressive we invite you to join us. Tom Guild will speak to our group on the 1st.  Tom will share his thoughts on the progressive agenda moving forward and discuss many of the ideas put forward by Robert Reich in his book Saving Capitalism for the Many, Not the Few. We meet in the room set aside for group meetings.

 If you would like to join or renew your membership in the society you can mail a check payable to Brennan Society to 2109 Rushing Meadows, Edmond, OK 73013 or join via Pay Pal on our website www.brennansociety.com.

 HEADS UP! REGISTERED DEMOCRATIC PARTY MEMBERS (only registered Democratic Party Members are allowed to caucus under party rules) WILL MEET IN PRECINCT CAUCUSES STATEWIDE ON THURSDAY MARCH 9 AT 7 PM.  THOSE ELECTED AS PRECINCT OFFICERS WILL PROCEED ON AS AUTOMATIC DELEGATES TO THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTY CONVENTIONS, AND HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE ELECTED AT THE COUNTY CONVENTIONS AS DELEGATES TO THE CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT/STATE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTIONS…Here are the Oklahoma County Precinct Meeting Locations listed by State House District (you can find this district number on your voter registration cards) State House Districts 31, 39, 41,81, 82, &83 Edmond Public Library 10 S. Boulevard Edmond; State House Districts 54, 89,90,92, & 93 Cocina de Mino 6032 S. Western, OKC; State House Districts 94,95, &101 TBD; State House District 96, 97,99 Millwood School 6718 MLK OKC 73111; & State House Districts 84,85,87,88, &100 Warr Acres Community Center 4301 N. Ann Arbor Ave. 73122

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