From United States Pirate Party
Should we support statehood for DC?
Should we support statehood for PR?
Record of the meeting
[9:10pm] Bosun: Please identify [9:11pm] Bosun: We don't have quorum [9:11pm] Sayyida: Megan Klein vice chair [9:11pm] jokeefe: James O’Keefe, acting as Mass. Rep. [9:11pm] jokeefe: also USPP Secretary [9:11pm] Bosun: Joseph Klein USPP chair [9:11pm] Bosun: Ok Mr secretary? [9:12pm] Bosun: I will flub around withy my IRC client later. [9:12pm] jokeefe: wise choice. I will be on-line to help if you want [9:12pm] Bosun: Do you think we should support statehood for DC and PR? [9:13pm] jokeefe: As long as they wanted it [9:13pm] Sayyida: if they want it, we want it [9:13pm] Bosun: DC does and PR has voted for it on referendums. [9:13pm] jokeefe: So yes in DC and up to the people of PR [9:14pm] Bosun: OK - I will put out something supporting DC and a binding statehood referendum for PR. [9:14pm] davidd: independence for PR ! [9:15pm] Bosun: If they want it. [9:15pm] davidd: statehood is actually what the islands rightwingers want because most people really want independence [9:15pm] jokeefe: There are questions on the referendums - https://ballotpedia.org/Puerto_Rico_Statehood_Referendum_(2020) [9:16pm] jokeefe: State hood for DC and self determination for PR [9:16pm] Bosun: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2017_Puerto_Rican_status_referendum#:~:text=A%20referendum%20on%20the%20political,overwhelmingly%20chose%20statehood%20by%2097%25. [9:16pm] papegaai: Title: 2017 Puerto Rican status referendum - Wikipedia (at en.wikipedia.org) [9:18pm] Bosun: OK I will pry some people from CA to join our meeting next week. [9:20pm] Bosun: They will also pay membership. [9:20pm] jokeefe: wonderful [9:21pm] Bosun: My lead had to work until 6 tonight. [9:21pm] Bosun: Meg will bother Liz. [9:21pm] jokeefe: Any word on the discord from Liz? [9:22pm] jokeefe: Or should I check in? [9:22pm] Sayyida: liz has been streaming [9:22pm] Sayyida: so shes alive [9:22pm] Sayyida: but no paticular word [9:22pm] Bosun: I have not discussed it, but on the list for next discussion. [9:22pm] jokeefe: I’ll emai her about it [9:23pm] jokeefe: s/emai/email/g [9:23pm] Bosun: Cool [9:23pm] Bosun: No regular expression [9:23pm] jokeefe: Good to hear that she is active [9:23pm] jokeefe: vi for the win! [9:24pm] Sayyida: *head desk* [9:24pm] Sayyida: do we have anything else to cover? [9:24pm] jokeefe: I have no other update [9:24pm] Bosun: s/smart/g/dumb/s [9:25pm] Sayyida: juding from bosun thats the same answer [9:25pm] Sayyida: motion to adjourn [9:25pm] Bosun: no quorum, no adjourn, no meeting. [9:25pm] Bosun: We go now. [9:25pm] Sayyida: awesome tootles [9:26pm] Sayyida left the chat room. (Quit: Leaving)