Smash And Grab
The rich people that fund our politicians got their tax cuts, and deregulation, why stay in office and get yelled at all the time by people who hate you when you can just retire and get your bribe from whoever paid you to vote that way in the first place. Expect a bunch of other Republicans to “retire” this year.
edit: Now that I think about it, expect a bunch of corporate democrats to try and make a run this year touting how they are going to be so much different than the republicans they are replacing…be sure to do your homework before voting for just anyone.
France to Trump: ‘No Paris Agreement, no trade agreement’
Game Over For Coal: Scientists Nail Down Pesky Perovksite Solar Cell Problem – “The research team successfully tested a perovskite solar cell in ambient conditions without protection for 1,000 hours, and it retained 94% of its conversion efficiency.”
Study confirms carbon pollution has ended the era of stable climate: We have rapidly warmed past the warmest periods of the last 11,000 years.
VICTORY: California Senate Passes Law Protecting Net Neutrality
Ex-House intel chairman says Trump’s lawyers don’t want him to testify because ‘he’ll say something he’s not supposed to’
Uber Wants to Make It Illegal to Operate Your Own Self-Driving Car in Cities
Donald Trump accuses FBI and Justice Department of favouring Democrats over Republicans
Russia probe lawyers think Mueller could indict Trump
Trump Decided to Release the Memo Because People on TV Told Him To: Reports
The Pentagon reportedly fears if it gives Trump military options for North Korea, he’ll use them
Joe Arpaio pleads ignorance after recent interview with anti-Semitic weekly. It was his fifth.
John Kelly doesn’t think Nunes memo lives up to GOP promises: report
Trump escalates attacks on FBI leadership. This time claiming agency favored Democrats over Republicans.
The Republican Plot Against the F.B.I.
Comey praises FBI for speaking up against ‘weasels and liars’
Don’t Believe the Liberal F.B.I.
Janet Yellen deserves more praise for the economy than Donald Trump
House Intel member: Nunes ‘agent of the White House’
Senator seeks documents on Russia money links to the NRA
White Supremacy Propaganda on College Campuses Tripled in Trump’s First Year
Florida’s lifetime ban on voting by felons is unconstitutional, federal judge rules
At Tillerson’s State Department, Seven of Nine Top Jobs Are Empty
Ryan rejects calls to remove Devin Nunes from Intelligence post
EPA chief Scott Pruitt personally monitored removal of climate info from website
The Key Players In Trump’s ‘Deep State’ Conspiracy Theory Are All Republicans
In Trump vs. the F.B.I., Trump Will Lose
Lawyers for Rick Gates withdraw from Russia case
House Judiciary Dem calls for emergency FBI, DOJ meeting over Nunes memo
Trump demanded loyalty from another Justice official: report
Apparent Trump legal defense fund uncovered
Tools of change:
Feel like this is all a bunch of bullshit? Want to do something about it?
Calling your government representative:
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Call your House Rep (Or use this spreadsheet)
Call your Governor
Call your Attorney General
Or try this website
Fax Congress here (free!)
You can also use 5Calls.org if you are having a hard time figuring out what to say.
Tell them in no uncertain terms that you want them to fight to stop Trump from doing these things. Tell them you will be watching them closely on how they vote, and will hold them accountable during the next election if they cave to Trump. You can also call other states congress people and threaten to donate to their opponent if they don’t do what you want.
Phone Bank for Progressive Candidates:
Call the White House:
Call the “White House”:
Use this website to call one of Trump’s many properties he has not put into a blind trust yet, and let them know how you feel (be polite, they are workers just like us, but be firm).
Do a little Slacktivism:
Send Some Text Messages for progressive causes (I know it says textforbernie, but its for a range of progressive candidates) Or you can have your texts turned into faxes by the ResistBot
Go to a town hall and talk to your congress person in person:
Check when the next town hall is here
Monitor your congressperson:
Keep track of how your senator is voting on cabinet picks here, so you can call them up and give them hell if they vote for any of these worthless fuckers.
See how your elected representatives are voting for or against Trump.
Also be sure to keep track if you live in a district with an upcoming flip-able seat (flip to the left that is)
See if you have a special election in your area!
Is your mayor up for election? Find out, get involved!
Upcoming house votes:
Upcoming senate bills:
Monitor Trumps Conflict of Interests:
From CNN of all people.
Guidelines by former Congress staffers on how to get Congress to listen. https://www.indivisibleguide.com/
Run For Office!:
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