Pleased to tell you that in 50min we were able to summarize the entire Western Philosophical canon (laughter).
Would need to have two main focuses. Supplying the needs of the campaign immediately. Profile MPs, finding talking points, databases of research and organizations.
Had Catholics and Protestants and still got on.
Our vision is to have a steering committee from all different organizations. No need for a new organization just representatives from different existing ones.
Wasn't too happy with the fact that Organization report involves half a million dollars. Research - easy to raise money. Spokesperson, staff, communication, legal case funding (hard to do),
Communications and Media
They focused on external communication and on a web campaign as the first step. Considered it as a branding exercise.
First - Legislative. Charter. Need to uphold current law. Redefining some concepts like aid and abet, counselling. Enforcement issues. Positive proactive measures like healthcare bill of rights.
P Manning - If you only had $500,000 what would you focus on?
Legal - Find right test case for palliative sedation. Address medical futility and access to services. Develop principles. Accountability
Quebec - They are not more likely, there is just lack of information and much disinformation.
Third thing DVDs will be available from Euthanasia Prevention Coalition later on.
Q & A
Question 1 Will a list of people on each committee be available?
Q2 Faytene's posters available?
Q3 Powerpoints available on email?
P Manning: Thanks to Wes and Shannon