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We need a treasurer for FEC filings - The chair will take suggestions. Discuss how to get more states to participate. Discuss using crew data.
Suggested adjourn at 30 minutes.
- Bosun: Joseph T Klein Chair
- Sayyida: megan klein vice chair, wisconsin
- jokeefe: James O’Keefe, Massachusetts
- Pirate_Joe: Joseph Onoroski, Massachusetts
- Joseph Onoroski of Massachusetts offered to be be treasurer. He was elected 2 to 0.
- Discussion of opening a PO Box
- Voted 2-0 to formally congratulate Bailey Lamon as new PPI chair
Record of the meeting
[9:01pm] Bosun: IDs Please [9:01pm] Sayyida: bosun has the floor [9:01pm] Bosun: Joseph T Klein Chair [9:01pm] davidd: i just want to say in case it wasnt gonna be mentioned, bailey from canada became ppi board chair [9:01pm] Sayyida: megan klein vice chair, wisconsin [9:02pm] jokeefe: James O’Keefe, Massachusetts [9:02pm] Pirate_Joe: Joseph Onoroski, Massachusetts [9:02pm] Bosun: Anyone else? [9:03pm] Bosun: OK we are called to order [9:03pm] Sayyida: i spoke with our friend in CA she will try to make it [9:03pm] Bosun: Joseph Onoroski will you take Treasurer [9:04pm] Bosun: ? [9:04pm] jokeefe: Agenda at https://wiki.pirate-party.us/PNC_12/9/19 [9:04pm] papegaai: Title: PNC 12/9/19 - United States Pirate Party (at wiki.pirate-party.us) [9:05pm] Pirate_Joe: I will, if that is what is asked of me. I however have no intention of just being a bank. [9:05pm] jokeefe: thanks [9:06pm] Bosun: No one is asking you to be a bank. [9:06pm] Pirate_Joe: Then I will fulfill my duties as required. [9:06pm] jokeefe: vote then? [9:07pm] Pirate_Joe: I took the money you sent Bosun and deposited it to the account as intended. [9:08pm] Sayyida: all in favor [9:09pm] jokeefe: aye [9:09pm] Bosun: That is my line [9:09pm] Sayyida: might as well get the show on the road [9:09pm] Bosun: Sayyida your voting for WI [9:09pm] Sayyida: wiconsin votes aye [9:10pm] Bosun: OK the Pirate Joe is trasurer [9:11pm] Sayyida: whats next Captain Bosun [9:11pm] Pirate_Joe: May I speak? [9:12pm] Bosun: I would like it if we formally congratulate. Bailey as new PPI chair. [9:12pm] Bosun: Yes Pirate Joe. [9:12pm] Pirate_Joe: Currently we have $120 in funds. I recommend that we continue to take any contributions we can by using this starting funds to open a P.O. Box near the chair. [9:12pm] Bosun: Nothin is on the floor. [9:12pm] Pirate_Joe: https://www.bankrate.com/personal-finance/smart-money/how-much-does-a-po-box-cost/ [9:13pm] Pirate_Joe: TLDR: Renting a small P.O. box for six months costs as little as $19 in some locations, while in other locations the cost is $75. A full breakdown of the costs in each region is available on the U.S. Postal Service website. [9:14pm] Pirate_Joe: Having a PO box will allow our member states to contribute to a national conference. [9:14pm] Pirate_Joe: I yield to the chair. [9:15pm] Bosun: Wisconsin will donate the PO Box fees and get a cheap one at a cool zip code. If that is OK. [9:15pm] jokeefe: A PO box is good [9:16pm] Pirate_Joe: Cheap is always good. [9:17pm] Pirate_Joe: Nothing in MA is cheap. [9:17pm] Bosun: Not always. [9:17pm] Bosun: If you all agree I will do that. [9:18pm] Sayyida: Bosun: may I have the floor [9:18pm] Bosun: OK [9:18pm] Bosun: Sayyida. [9:19pm] Sayyida: I feel the need to air the pain. I want a meeting to discuss Pirate_Joe and my issue per the CoC [9:20pm] Bosun: Go ahead and say what you want to say. [9:20pm] Pirate_Joe: ^ [9:21pm] Bosun: Ok how about next week - I am trying to make today short. [9:21pm] Sayyida: fair enough [9:22pm] Sayyida: 9 min left captain [9:22pm] jokeefe: should we vote to formally congratulate Bailey as new PPI chair as Bosun suggested? [9:22pm] jokeefe: earlier [9:22pm] Pirate_Joe: 2nd [9:22pm] Bosun: Do I hear a2nd? [9:23pm] Bosun: All in favor? [9:23pm] Pirate_Joe: Aye [9:23pm] jokeefe: aye [9:23pm] Sayyida: aye [9:23pm] Bosun: OK I will call her tomorrow. [9:23pm] jokeefe: thanks [9:24pm] Bosun: Sayyida youse talked with my California lead? [9:24pm] Sayyida: yep [9:24pm] Sayyida: she was going to try to make it to the meeting [9:24pm] Sayyida: but she had a schedule conflict tonight [9:24pm] Sayyida: i have her contact and we will be speaking later this week [9:25pm] Bosun: Her name is Christine Erdmann [9:26pm] Bosun: She is an academic and author. [9:26pm] Sayyida: From when i spoke with her she is a good person [9:26pm] Sayyida: brilliant [9:26pm] Sayyida: and super excited to join us [9:27pm] Bosun: She is interested in helping re-organize CA. [9:27pm] Bosun: Phd in epidemiology. [9:28pm] jokeefe: glad to hear it [9:28pm] Bosun: I would like to see a discussion on getting more states back on our mail list. [9:29pm] Sayyida: 1 min Chair [9:29pm] Bosun: We have work to do in WI, and are planning on getting Il going next year. [9:30pm] jokeefe: wonderful [9:30pm] Sayyida: it will be nice to go back home haha [9:30pm] Bosun: Do I hear someone move adjournment? [9:30pm] Pirate_Joe: Motioned [9:30pm] Sayyida: second [9:30pm] Bosun: All in favor? [9:30pm] Pirate_Joe: aye [9:30pm] jokeefe: aye [9:30pm] Sayyida: aye [9:31pm] Sayyida: night people [9:31pm] Sayyida left the chat room. (Quit: https://webchat.pirateirc.net/) [9:31pm] Bosun: Great I will put out next weeks agenda earlier. [9:31pm] jokeefe: good night [9:31pm] Bosun: Night.