[oclug] Amendment to Constitution
wisq-oclug at wisq.net
Thu Feb 10 12:08:07 EST 2005
On Thu, Feb 10, 2005 at 09:33:50AM -0500, Martin Hicks wrote:
> The general meeting hasn't been officially called, but there's been
> discussion about reducing the board size from 9 members to six on
Sounds like it would upset the 'balance of power' somewhat, since
majority among an even-numbered group requires a substantially higher
percent to pass anything.
> Follow-up that discussing making the march meeting a general meeting
> to vote on the issue:
So the vote comes down to the general membership, and not to the board
> And another follow-up from fja:
... which seems overly hostile given that (AFAICT) the issue is going
to go before a general vote. Agree or no, an elected representative
must eventually respect the will of the electorate.
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