The Finance Committee is responsible for organizing, in cooperation with the officers of the committee, the activities and policies designed to protect and enhance the financial position of the Party; preparing in cooperation with the California Democratic State Central Committee (California Democratic Party), the Party’s operating budget for presentation to the Executive Board; and reviewing and reporting to the Executive Board on the budgeting policies of the Party.
Joint Subcommittee on Party Finance Testimony Procedures
The Party’s Statewide Officers announced & the Executive Board affirmed the Joint Subcommittee on Party Finance – tasked with providing recommendations on funding the important work of engaging 10 million California Democrats in line with the values enshrined in our Party’s Platform.
The Joint Subcommittee on Party Finance will be accepting verbal testimony at the upcoming regularly November 2021 Executive Board Meeting: November 20, 2021 from 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM. Your testimony – both written & verbal – will be included in the Joint Subcommittee’s deliberations & final recommendations provided to the Statewide Officers & Executive Board at a Special Executive Board Meeting in February 2022. Written testimony may be submitted online here.
Testimony at the November Executive Board Meeting will follow the format of previous Platform Committee Testimony Hearings.
- At the beginning of the meeting, CADEM staff will post a sign up form in chat
- Presenters wishing to testify will use the form to sign up to testify
- Presiding officer will call on presenters on a first come first serve basis
- Presenters will be given THREE MINUTES to present their testimony
- Presiding officer will recognize the next presenter
As a reminder, testimony is open through November 30, 2021. If you miss the opportunity to provide testimony on Saturday, November 20th, you’ll still have 10 days to submit your testimony online.
Joint Subcommittee on Party Finance Meeting
Wednesday, February 7, 2022
5 – 6 p.m.
Committee Roster 2023-2025
Kim Carter Martinez
Please note that these descriptions are not meant to be an interpretation of the California Democratic Party By-Laws. The CDP By-Laws are available on our website here.