BCDP Press Releases
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August 28, 2012
Grand Opening of the New Party Headquarters
The Bexar County Democratic Party announces the official Grand Opening of its new Campaign Headquarters, Thursday, August 30, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
August 27, 2011
President Appoints Bexar County Democratic Party County Chair
Choco González Meza to Commission for Presidential Scholars
Update of previous press release with job description of the appointment and words of praise from Congressman Charlie González and Mayor Julián Castro
August 19, 2011
President to name Bexar County Democratic Party Chair
Choco Meza to Key Administrative Post
On August 18, President Obama announced his intention to nominate Choco González Meza, Bexar County Democratic Chair, to the Commission on Presidential Scholars, a group of eminent private citizens whose task is to select and honor America's most distinguished high school seniors. Referring to Mrs. Meza and to other nominees, the President declared, "I am grateful these accomplished men and women have agreed to join this Administration, and I'm confident they will serve ably in these important roles. I look forward to working with them in the months and years ahead." Congressman Charlie González praised the appointment, saying, "Choco's commitment to education, community service, and civic duty make her an exemplary person to be appointed to the Commission on Presidential Scholars. San Antonio is blessed to have one of its own given this great honor. I commend President Obama for appointing Choco to this esteemed position, and... I know with absolute certitude that Choco will be a true asset to this wonderful program."
June 8, 2011
BCDP Ushers in New Era
The County Executive Committee (CEC) of the Bexar County Democratic Party ushered in a new era at the first CEC monthly meeting chaired by new County Chair Choco G. Meza, by electing a new Treasurer and collecting over $25,000 toward the 2008 Primary debt, among other business.
May 17, 2011
CEC Elects Choco Meza as County Chair
The County Executive Committee (CEC) of the Bexar County Democratic Party elected Choco Meza as County Chair, by a roll call vote of 106-0 with 2 abstentions. Ms. Meza, currently a Democratic National Committee member, has been actively involved in politics for many years, including service as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Relations in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development under former San Antonio Mayor Henry Cisneros.
May 3, 2011
CEC Votes to Remove County Chair Dan Ramos
The County Executive Committee (CEC) of the Bexar County Democratic Party voted to approve the recommendation of the Trial Committee to remove County Chair Dan Ramos, by a roll call vote of 104-5. Mr. Ramos did not attend the CEC meeting.
April 11, 2011
BCDP Press Release: SDEC Censure of Dan Ramos
AUSTIN, TX: The State Democratic Executive Committee of the Texas Democratic Party unanimously voted to censure the Bexar County Democratic Chair Dan Ramos and call for his resignation at its meeting on Saturday, April 9.... 04/11/11 8:06 a.m.

April 8, 2011
Official Spokespersons of the BCDP
The County Executive Committee of the Bexar County Democratic Party voted to designate its Communications Committee as its official spokesperson, stripping the County Chair of this duty. Recent offensive statements made by the Bexar County Democratic Party Chair Dan Ramos compelled the County Executive Committee to disassociate itself from these statements.... 04/08/2011 1 p.m.

April 5, 2011
CEC Resolution to hold a trial hearing to consider
the removal of Dan Ramos as County Chair
Resolved, That, in accordance with Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised, 10th Edition, (hereinafter RONR) Chapter 20, page 643, lines 6 to 14, Mr. Ramos be, and hereby is, cited by the BCDP CEC to appear for trial at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, April 16th in the year 2011 at Metropolitan Community Church, 611 E Myrtle St., San Antonio, TX 78212, to show cause why he should not be removed from the position of Chair of the BCDP.

March 30, 2011
April 5 CEC Meeting
Communications Committee press release 11:00 p.m. 3/30 to reconfirm the CEC meeting location and report on diversionary tactics being used to suppress precinct chair participation.

Clarification from Texas Democratic Party

Texas Democratic Party supports BCDP on meeting location - email from Brian Pendleton, TDP Deputy Political Director for County Services
 

 


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