On January 16th, “Happy Hour Politics” was successfully launched with a cocktail party at The Crossings in Carlsbad. The club for women and men to come together to educate, socialize, and politically connect about relevant issues. About 40 men and women attended the kick-off event.
Burkholder, one of the principal organizers, introduced the keynote speaker
Jason Roe who regaled the group with interesting anecdotes about campaign
strategies and also gave his assessment of current politics. Melanie reports: “Happy Hour Politics had an
extremely successful launch. Everyone
who attended was totally engaged with meeting new people and hearing the
insights of Jason Roe’s 20 years of experience on campaigns and public policy
at the federal, state and local levels”.
Ms. Burkholder went on to say, “We look forward to many more interesting speakers and attendees at future monthly events. I am pleased to announce that the highly acclaimed state assemblyman Rocky Chavez is our guest speaker at the next Happy Hour Politics cocktail get together on Wednesday, February 20th (5:30pm to 7:30pm, at The Crossings, 5800 The Crossings Dr, Carlsbad).”
If anyone is interested in attending (all are welcome), please contact Melanie Burkholder at 307-690-7814 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Happy Hour Politics is a satellite club of Carlsbad Republican Women Federated (CRWF) designed to bring together people who care about issues that impact the betterment of our families, government, and country.
–Carlsbad Republican Women Federated press release