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Appalled at Bannon’s Attitude Toward the Press

Stephen Bannon is your employee.  His title is Counselor to the President of the United States.  You pay him about $176,500. Unlike your elected representatives, he is not answerable to you and not confirmed by the Senate. He has the ear of your President but no accountability to anyone else. There is no website where you can send him a message, no published phone number where you can call him. […]

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Asking President Trump to be President of all the people

I attended the Women’s March on Washington on January 21. I woke the next day to my president’s tweet insulting marchers, asking, “Why didn’t those people vote?”  This is my response. Contact the White House Mailing address:  1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20500 President Trump, I write in reference to your tweet of 4:47 a.m. on January 22, quoted here for reference: Watched protests yesterday but was under the impression […]

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Betsy DeVos is Simply Unqualified

If you’re on this site, chances are you are deeply opposed to the philosophical positions of Betsy DeVos, nominee for Secretary of Education. This short missive is directed solely at her objective lack of any experience or education that would qualify her for the position. Call or write your U.S. Senators. I am calling to ask you to vote against confirming Betsy DeVos as my Secretary of Education due to […]

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Let’s Hear From Steve Mnuchin’s OneWest Customers

On Thursday, January 19, the Senate Finance Committee will hold its hearing on the nomination of Steve Mnuchin for Secretary of our Treasury Department. Here are two paragraphs from the letter sent by Senators Menendez, Warren, Stabenow, Blumenthal, Franken, Markey, Van Hollen, Durbin, Hirono, Casey, Merkley, Gillibrand, Cardin, Brown, Sanders, Booker, Duckworth, Feinstein, Murphy, Peters, Hassan, Murray, Whitehouse, Baldwin, and Shaheen. to Orrin Hatch asking for outside witnesses to testify at […]

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Push Back on Jeff Sessions

Call or write today-here are names and numbers for the Senate Judiciary Committee, and what to say. This New York Times editorial lays out the case against a quick confirmation of Jeff Sessions, Mr. Trump’s nominee for Attorney General. Here is a link to the Alliance for Justice site detailing what’s missing from Mr. Sessions’ submissions to the Office of Government Ethics. The Times article has some additional links to reliable sources […]

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