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Physicians for Social Responsibility
Sacramento Chapter


Events

  • Between now and December 14, when Congress adjourns for the year: Think globally and act locally by joining our 1,000 Call Campaign to Help Rid the World of Nuclear Weapons (See the Nuclear Weapons, War, and Militarism page of this website for more details)
    • On August 28, 2018, the California Legislature passed two historic resolutions concerning nuclear weapons:
      • AJR 30 states that it is the will of the California Legislature that Congress urgently pass S.200 and H.R.669 at the federal level to remove the authority of the President of the United States to order a first nuclear strike without a declaration of war by Congress.
      • AJR 33 states that it is the will of the California Legislature that Congress support Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons passed by a vote of 122-1 in the UN General Assembly on July 76, 2017.
    • Between now and December 14, when Congress adjourns for the year, please act locally by contacting your U.S. Senators and your U.S. Representative and urging them to support S.200 and H.R.669. companion bills in the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives to remove the authority of the President of the United States to order a first nuclear strike without a declaration of war by Congress.
    • Please also contact your U.S. Senators and your U.S. Representative and urge them to openly support the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons which was passed by a vote of 122-1 in the UN General Assembly on July 7, 2017. and which is endorsed in California AJR 33.
    • Please log the contacts you make with elected officials on our PSR/Sacramento 1,000 Call Campaign Database.

 

  • Tuesday, November 13, 5:30-8:30 PM: Environmentalist of the Year Award, sponsored by the Environmental Council of Sacramento (ECOS), in Curtis Hall of the Sierra 2 Center, 2791 24th Street, in Sacramento
    • The will be the 43rd annual Sacramento Environmentalist of the Year ceremony.
    • The awards ceremony is a time to celebrate and recognize the past year’s regional champions and community sustainability successes. It is also a time to reflect on the work we still have in front of us in the year ahead.
    • The reception will include hors d’oeuvres, wine and live music.
    • Tickets are $20 per person and may be purchased in advance online.
    • PSR/Sacramento is an ECOS member and a co-sponsor of this event. (Past PSR/Sacramento President Dr. Robert Meagher is a past winner of the Environmentalist of the Year Award.)

 

  • Saturday, December 8, 11 AM-3 PM: Florin JACL 83rd Anniversary Luncheon, at Valley Hi Country Club, 9595 Franklin Boulevard, in Sacramento
    • The luncheon will honor Sacramento leaders, including former Sacramento Mayor, Ann Rudin; Marielle Tsukamoto, and Michelle Huey.
    • The cost of the luncheon is $40 per person.
    • For more information, email florinjacl5@outlook.com or call (916) 427-0169.

 

Disclaimer: Events are listed based on their potential interest to PSR/Sacramento members, but the listing of an event that is not directly sponsored or organized by PSR/Sacramento does not necessarily represent endorsement of that event.