...so her constituents set one up for her! When Congresswoman Elise Stefanik, of NY's 21st District, disregarded numerous calls from her constituents asking her to hold a town hall meeting, voters in her district took matters into their own hands to arrange one for her! Their press release reads: The people of NY 21's Congressional … Continue reading This Congresswoman wouldn’t hold a town hall…
It’s possible I’m not the right person to offer the following analysis. Yet it’s also a good rule to seek wisdom wherever it may be found. So here’s what I have to offer from the right, amid the storms of the Trump era.
Conservatives are more likely to support issues like immigration and Obamacare if the message is “morally reframed” to suit their values.
By Grady Burns Tracking votes within the halls of Congress is an arcane, head-scratching process. The byzantine rules that govern how bills and appointments move from committee to committee, to the floor of a chamber, and to the president’s desk are part of a tangled set of norms that have been evolving in their complexity … Continue reading From the Maine Beacon: We can’t let Sen. Collins trick us anymore
The United States has a rich history with effective uses of nonviolent resistance. It’s time to become familiar with it. By Erica Chenoweth at the Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/01/worried-american-democracy-study-activist-techniques?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other
It's short notice, but if you can make it tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan 31st) at Noon to Senator Collins' Augusta office (68 Sewall Street, room 507) there will be a rally sponsored by MoveOn.org to demand that she stand up and resist the #SwampCabinet. Take your cameras and phones, and politely but firmly make clear that … Continue reading URGENT call to action: 1/31, Noon, Sen. Collins’ Office
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