Platform

 

CNADP PLATFORM 2013-2014

 

 

PUBLIC EDUCATION:                                                     

As always, CNADP will continuetolearn from, engage with, and share the realities of the death penalty with individuals from diverse communities and across the political spectrum. This coming year, we will focus on:

·      Promoting the benefits of a death penalty-free Connecticut

·      Educating citizens about national developments in the abolition movement

·      Sharing with other state abolition campaigns how the death penalty was abolished in Connecticut

 

OUTREACH:

As always, CNADP will continue tohave a constant presence throughout the state by participating in local community events. This coming year, we will focus on:

·      Working with allied organizations to mobilize support for a Connecticut remaining free of capital punishment

·      Continuing to build our network of murder victims’ family members and law enforcement in support of a Connecticut remaining free of capital punishment

 

LEGISLATIVE:
As always, CNADP will continue to work with allied organizations in preparation for the legislative session, educate new legislators on the death penalty, and continue conversations with returning legislators. This coming year, CNADP will focus on:

·     Monitoring any legislative efforts to reinstate the death penalty in Connecticut

·     Working with allied organizations to respond if any legislative efforts gain traction

·     Monitoring State Supreme Court decisions that could impact the 2012 legislation abolish the death penalty

 

ORGANIZATION BUILDING:

CNADP as an all-volunteer organization will continue to increase individual and organizational membership and broaden and diversify its funding base. This coming year, we will focus on:

·      Continuing public education, expanding repeal, and stopping legislative efforts to reinstate the death penalty in Connecticut

·      Carrying out fundraising to sustain the basic infrastructure need to successfully implement our 2013-2014 platform