Grassroots means members lead

Posted by Bob Dole on August 23, 2017

Jeff firmly believes in grassroots unity. It’s no secret that while Jeff was forunity, he was disappointed how members of the interim board were chosen

"If a leader is appointing people, why can they not respect the wishes of the members.Because they're self-interested. It's consolidating their power," Jeff told Rick Bell for his Wildrose president Jeff Callaway accuses Wildrose leader Brian Jean of a power grab before unity vote commentary published in the Sun on June 13, 2017.

Jeff believes that the UCP should be headed by a leader, not a ruler. Someone who takes time to listen to members, and implements their wishes not their own. Members need to be heard, not told.