9/11/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Irma Edition

Another Monday, another round of hurricane relief links.   Disaster Relief Red Cross – or text 90999 to donate $10 Find a Blood Drive and Donate LifeSouth will be needing blood donations after Irma leaves the area. Will be opening again on Tuesday 9/12. Salvation Army Catholic Charities USA – Donated funds go to support recovery efforts, including direct

MONDAY 9/4/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Happy Labor Day!

10 fascinating facts about the Labor Day holiday FEDERAL: Immigration ICE Plans to Start Destroying Records of Immigrant Abuse, Including Sexual Assault and Deaths in Custody ICE has asked for permission to begin routinely destroying 11 kinds of records, including those related to sexual assaults, solitary confinement and even deaths of people in its custody.

MONDAY 8/21/17 CALL TO ACTION: Magnified

“You didn’t shut her up, you just magnified her.” Thank you to everyone who came out to the Peace Vigil on Friday. I cannot (and don’t want to) imagine the heartbreak of losing a child. And to lose that child to something so stupid as racial hatred manifested in a terrorist attack on people engaging

FRIDAY 8/18/17 CALLS TO ACTION: So it begins (hopefully)…

You may have heard yesterday evening that Rep. Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced that he will be introducing Articles of Impeachment against “President” Trump. Democrat to introduce Trump impeachment articles over his Charlottesville response “I have expressed great concerns about President Trump’s ability to lead our country in the Resolution of No Confidence (HRes 456) that I

WEDNESDAY 8/16/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Jumping ship

A couple of days ago Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier stepped down from the Trump manufacturing advisory council. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich and UnderArmour head Kevin Plank have left the council in recent days also.  All three have cited the President’s lackluster statement on the horrific events in Charlottesville, VA over the weekend. So, who is

FRIDAY 8/11/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Distractions

Visit this link if your are interested in being a Precinct Official in Randolph County for upcoming elections.    FEDERAL: Fire & fury? More like distract & divert. We’ve surely all seen the posturing the so-called President has been doing of late with regards to North Korea. Frankly, I wondered if we’d be neck deep