Week of February 28, 2021

1) For the People Act: Indivisible has set up a new tool that you can use to record videos about your various issues. Please consider this week recording a video in support of the For the People Act (HR1). You can find the link here: https://indivisible.soapboxx.us/prompt-single/democracyreform. You can read more here: https://forthepeople.indivisible.org/. 2) Milburn Short Hills Action Network… Continue reading Week of February 28, 2021

Week of February 21, 2021

1) Support DC Statehood: Washington, DC, is home to 700,000 people—a plurality of whom are Black—who have no voice in Congress. You can read some of the arguments for DC statehood here: https://statehood.dc.gov/page/why-statehood-dc. Then contact our three Members of Congress to let them know that they should support DC Statehood. You can read the Indivisible information… Continue reading Week of February 21, 2021

Week of February 7, 2021

1) COVID Relief: Last week, Democrats in Congress moved forward a $1.9 billion COVID relief bill. However, there is discussion of capping the direct payments to people making less than $50,000 per year. Call all three of our Members of Congress to let them know that people above that arbitrarily low threshold are hurting too, especially… Continue reading Week of February 7, 2021

Week of January 10, 2021

1) Impeachment #2: The January 6 terrorism looks even more terrifying as more details are reported. Call all three of our Members of Congress to let them know that President Trump needs to be impeached for his role in encouraging the violence and refusing to allow National Guard support. You can read the Indivisible guide here: https://indivisible.org/demand-your-representative-return-congress-support-impeachment-donald-trump.… Continue reading Week of January 10, 2021

Week of January 3, 2021

1) Electoral College Certification: This is the week when Congress will certify the Electoral College vote, marking the millionth time Joe Biden has won the Presidential election. Pay attention to the GOP nonsense challenging the election results based on no evidence, and be sure to remember their disgraceful behavior. You can read more here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/01/02/cruz-johnson-9-other-gop-senators-say-they-will-not-vote-certify-electors-unless-audit-is-conducted/. But on… Continue reading Week of January 3, 2021