Illinois Valley Democratic Women (IVDW), 3/8/17 Meeting

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Four representatives from Ottawa Indivisible attended the IVDW meeting.

IVDW will be merging with the Illinois Valley Democrats (IVD) and retaining a separate IVDW caucus, primarily for the purpose of providing scholarships.

IVD will be revamping its website in the near future to provide timely information about elections and candidates.

Jerry Long has proposed legislation in the Illinois House to end the F.O.I.D. program for gun owners.

Austin Cullinan of Illinois State University spoke about the upcoming College Democrats conference in Normal, Illinois. IVDW donated $250 to support the conference.

The IVDW will be buying a table at the Jackson Day Dinner.

IVD will hold its next meeting at the VFW in DePue March 23rd. Either corned beef & cabbage or jambalaya will be served.

IVDW will hold its next meeting April 27 prior to the 7:00pm IVD meeting in LaSalle.