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|Photo essay: Town meeting and the joy of old spaces|
Not to sound like an old crank, but I miss the old town meeting places. The wainscoting, the drapes from a different era, the dark wood floors – even the old man in the plaid shirt, pipe in hand, in front of the old pot-bellied stove.Another town meeting season ends today, and I know the pot-bellied...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Democracy Meetings Photography Voting Season City and town halls Meeting Stove
|How to make your voice heard in Washington|
Since the November elections, we’ve seen unprecedented numbers of Americans speaking out on public policy. Voters want to influence their lawmakers on high-stakes issues from healthcare to climate change, education to immigration, foreign affairs to trade policy. The question, for many, is how...
1225 points by Los Angeles Times | United States Congress Meetings Legislature Legislator Legislation Voting United States Capitol Legislators
|Republican US Rep. Amash's town hall gets contentious|
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of people packed a Grand Rapids school auditorium for the chance to pose, and in many cases shout, questions to Republican U.S. Rep. Justin Amash (uh-MOSH') of Michigan.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | High school Meetings United States Congress New Jersey TheStart Middle school Atmosphere Meeting
|Room scheduling software? Heck yeah, EMS Software is from Centennial!|
EMS Software sells a system that can organize orders, integrate video conferences and virtual meetings, and manage a company's real estate. The Centennial-based company started out creating a system to reserve meeting rooms electronically.
5 points by The Denver Post | Colorado Meetings Colorado State University Rooms University of Colorado at Boulder North Central Association of Colleges and Schools English-language films Meeting
|Noisy town hall protests show how the left is trying out tea party tactics to fight Trump|
There has been no shortage of opportunities for the anti-Trump left to vent their angst since the president took office: Women’s marches, airport protests and impromptu rallies have become a near-daily feature of life in cities across California and the nation. But people have also begun showing...
614 points by Los Angeles Times | United States Congress Tea Party protests Protest Member of Congress United States House of Representatives Town meeting Meetings Tom McClintock
|Coming this week in Harford County – Feb. 6-12|
Public meetings and events planned in Harford County for Monday, Feb. 6 through Sunday, Feb. 12: Monday, Feb, 6 – The Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners will hold a regular town meeting, preceded by a public hearing on a resolution to adopt new lease rates for the Armory. Commissioners meeting...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Harford County Maryland Local government in the United States Havre de Grace Maryland Mayor Meetings County United States Municipality
|Protesters give chase at Saturday GOP events|
Protesters target Ryan, McClintock and Fischer.
800 points by The Washington Post | President of the United States Protest President United States Congress Donald Trump Civil disobedience United States House of Representatives Meetings
|Hundreds of people showed up for a town hall with California's Rep. Tom McClintock, and things got intense|
Essential Politics: Protesters ask GOP lawmaker to keep Obamacare, Schwarzenegger takes aim at Trump Feb. 4, 2017, 6:23 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Hundreds of protesters urged Palmdale Rep. Steve...
7020 points by Los Angeles Times | Protest Meetings United States Congress United States House of Representatives Riot Civil disobedience Member of Congress Town meeting
|Police escort congressman after rowdy California town hall|
ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Congressman Tom McClintock, a Republican from California, faced a rowdy crowd at a packed town hall meeting in Northern California, and had to be escorted by police as protesters followed him shouting, "Shame on you!"
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Sacramento California California The Sacramento Bee Meetings James McClatchy Northern California Sacramento metropolitan area California Gold Rush