73.1 F
Charlotte Amalie
Monday, February 6, 2023
HomeNewsArchivesCharter Meeting Set For Democrat Club

Charter Meeting Set For Democrat Club

June 21, 2004 – Craig Barshinger is proposing to charter a Democrat Club on St. John. In a recent invitation to draw in members he said the club could meet before each meeting of the Territorial Committee, so the representative of the St. John Club can bring the ideas and views of St. John Democrats to the Territorial Committee.
He added, "Frankly, the Democratic Party, for all the good that it has done, has burned some bridges lately. Many of the old-timers are no longer interested. Thus there is a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor and make a real difference."
The Charter meeting of the club is scheduled at 6 p.m., Wednesday, June 23, at the Westin Resort.
A press release stated, "The proposed charter and bylaws will be presented. The bylaws are based on those of St. Thomas Mortar & Pestle Club.
In order to become a registered club of the VI Democratic Party 25 registered Democrats must sign the Charter. Democrats who are interested in being members, but cannot attend the organizational meeting, can call Barshinger at 693-5000 to arrange a time to sign.All registered Democrats are welcome at this meeting.

Publisher's note : Like the St. John Source now? Find out how you can love us twice as much — and show your support for the islands' free and independent news voice.. click here.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.

Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.