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By | September 20th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Graham-Cassidy Gains Momentum: The Senate narrowly voted down a straight repeal and BCRA, so what do they propose next? An even worse bill! Sadly, they are rushing to beat the September 30th reconciliation deadline, and we have no independent analysis from the CBO. Senator Cassidy has been spreading the patently false idea that this [...]

Call to Action 9/20/17

By | September 19th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Will Congress Rein in a Bellicose Madman in the White House? On Tuesday, in front of the entire world, Donald Trump delivered a bombastic, insulting, and highly aggressive speech to the United Nations. Continuing the taunts against North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he began on Twitter (“rocket man”), Trump threatened to utterly destroy [...]

Call to Action 9/19/17

By | September 18th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Oppose the SHARE Act: HR 3668, the SHARE Act, the Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act, would dramatically loosen regulations on the purchase of gun silencers. They really jammed all of the right words into that to create a cute acronym, didn't they? But there’s nothing cute about this bill. According to Politico, under [...]

Call to Action 9/15/17

By | September 14th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Condemn Sarah Huckabee Sanders for Demanding Jemele Hill’s Firing During the White House Daily Press Briefing on Wednesday afternoon, Sarah Huckabee Sanders called for ESPN (a private company) to fire Jemele Hill for daring to criticize the Trump. Regardless of what Hill said, the White House should not be pressuring companies to curtail the [...]

Call to Action 9/14/17

By | September 13th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Medicare for All: On Wednesday, Bernie Sanders rolled out a “Medicare for All” bill. The dream of single payer is alive and well, and has never had more support than it does right now. In fact, most of the names being tossed around for 2020, including Kamala Harris and Cory Booker, are co-sponsors. We [...]

Call to Action 9/13/17

By | September 12th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Revoke Jared Kushner’s Security Clearance: Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal broke a story detailing that several members of Trump’s legal team wanted him gone due to the myriad questions swirling around him, none of them good. He has taken questionable meetings with a variety of Russian nationals, and while nothing is conclusive [...]

Call to Action 9/12/17

By | September 11th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Protect the Americans with Disabilities Act: The ACLU is sounding warning bells about HR 620, a bill that would significantly weaken the Americans with Disabilities Act. Rather than requiring businesses to proactively ensure that they comply with the provisions of the ADA, the burden would be placed on individuals who are denied access. They [...]

Call to Action 9/11/17

By | September 11th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: The Pence/Kobach Voting Commission Must Be Disbanded: Kris Kobach is perhaps the nation’s most notorious proponent of the completely discredited idea that our voting system is riddled with systemic fraud, allowing millions to vote illegally. There is, in fact, fraud in our system, and it comes in the form of gerrymandering, voter suppression laws, [...]

Call to Action 9/8/17

By | September 7th, 2017|Daily Call To Action|

FEDERAL: Eliminate Debt Ceiling Fights Forever: A day after siding with the Democrats on temporary debt ceiling relief, President Trump on Thursday agreed to with with them to eliminate the need to ever have these fights again. While the national debt is a real and serious problem, Congressional Republicans love to turn these “must-pass” votes [...]