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ST. LOUIS - Ready for Hillary PAC - STL Kicked officially off with an organizing party held at John D. McGurk’s in Soulard, March 26. The event was attended by several LGBT and allied community members, and plans are underway for Ready for Hillary booths at both Metro East Pride and St. Louis PrideFest.


Started by two volunteers in January 2013, Ready for Hillary quickly became a nationwide grassroots movement encouraging the former First Lady, U.S. Senator and Secretary of State to run for president in 2016.


With over two million supporters and over 50,000 grassroots donors, Ready for Hillary is proving to be a vehicle through which Americans of all walks of life are expressing their support for a potential Hillary run.


Special guests at the St. Louis event included:


Allida Black, Chair, Ready for Hillary PAC
Francis Slay, Mayor of the City of St. Louis
Darlene Green, Comptroller and Vice-Chair Missouri Democratic Party
Jennifer Florida, Alderwoman
Penny Hubbard, State Representative
Tishaura O. Jones, City Treasurer
Jeffrey Boyd, Alderman
Sam Moore, Alderman
Mavis Thompson, License Collector
Lewis Reed, President of the St. Louis City Board of Aldermen


Hosts:


National Finance Council member McClain Bryant
Event Co-Chairs James Rosemergy, Alice Prince, and Anisha Morrell
Event Co-Hosts, Jamie Ballentine-Dolby, Martin Casas, Riccarda Lacey, Jackie Olinger, Daraa Seward, Fineza Tangua, Kirsten Staples, Leslie Burrows, Constance Rogers, and Cheri Tillis.

 

 

 

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