Secular Coalition for Illinois Monthly Conference Call

Location

Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 15:00 - 15:30
Call In Details: 
Phone Number: 530-881-1400 Participant Code: 978895

Secular Coalition for America - Illinois Chapter Conference Call
Call in number: 530-881-1400 Participant Code: 978895
Thursday, October 11th at 2pm CT

 

Welcome Message

  • Who is here and who is not here that needs to be?
  • Agenda available at Illinois chapter page at secular.org
  • Explanation of conference call style and recording
    • No one is required to speak up, but there will be opportunities to do so.
  • Thank you for joining us for the Secular Coalition for Illinois monthly conference call!
  • The Secular Coalition for America is the only 501(c)(4) lobbying organization representing secular and nontheistic Americans.
  • Based in Washington DC, we are working to make sure that you are heard on Capitol Hill, on the federal level, yet some of the most egregious violations of separation of church and state are being promoted and passed at a state level.
  • The Secular Coalition for America is forming state chapters across the country to bring together secular and nontheistic Americans in each state to lobby on secular issues.

 

State Government Update - November Elections
  • U.S. House
    • Illinois's current 19 House representatives: 8 Democrats and 11 Republicans
    • Illinois lost one seat after the 2010 census and will elect 18 representatives
    • According to the New York Times race ratings in October 2012, six of the 18 districts are considered to be in play, possibly switching political affilation. Those are the 8th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, and 17th districts
  • Illinois State Senate
    • Democratic Party currently holds a 35-24 majority
    • All 59 seats are up for election in November
  • Illinois House of Representatives
    • Democratic Party currently holds a 64-54 majority
    • All 118 seats are up for election in November

 

Issues/Events
  • Skepticon
    • Springfield, MO
    • November 9-11th 
    • Don't miss the Friday workshops by the Secular Coalition for America!
      • Lobby training by Government Relations Manager Chris Lombardi
      • Media training by Communications Manager Lauren Anderson Youngblood
  • Any issues or events?

Chapter Development Status

Wrap Up

 

Next Conference Call Date and Time
  • November 8th at 2pm CT
  • Second Thursday of the month
  • Same call in number and code

 

Contact Information Thank You!
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