The Desert Dissenter
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The Desert Dissenter

ACTION STEPEducation

Here’s Part I and Part II   Update & Call to Action:   Save Our Schools Arizona  (SOS) filed a petition seeking to refer SB1431 – the ESA expansion bill to Arizona voters in the 2018 election so that we can vote “NO” on the expansion of vouchers.     SOS

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Stay Informed

I have a new favorite thing to listen to. Which is a big deal. For the last few weeks, my favorite thing to listen to was Trump Regrets. I love podcasts, and I just found a new one 2 weeks ago. It’s THE THING that was missing in my life.

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General

I stopped talking to my mom the day after the election, when I found out she voted for #45 and her reason was because she couldn’t trust Hillary. My mom told me that after praying and really thinking about her decision, she decided to vote for #45 because she knows

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Constitutional IssuesStay Informed

We’ve heard a lot about the importance of the 2018 midterm elections. But just how important are they? If you’re like most of The Resistance, you’re probably pretty new to politics. So let’s get started talking about 2018. First of all, every single House member is up for reelection in

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Your Stories

Trump Signs Bill to Extend Veterans Choice Program Last week President Donald Trump extended the Veterans Choice Program.  At the signing, he said: “I’ve been telling all of our friends at speeches and rallies for two years about the VA, how we’re going to turn it around, and we’re doing

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ACTION STEPArizona Action Groups

Do you need help keeping up on all things political happening in Arizona on social media? AZ Dems Speak Up! has you covered. Download this guide to Civic Engagement and share it with your fellow resistors! Download the Guide (.PDF) Follow AZ Dems Speak Up! on Twitter: @demspeakup    

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Event Recaps

Did you miss Jeff Flake’s town hall? Don’t worry! You can watch the whole thing, in all it’s glory, below:  

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Opinion

Sean Spicer has the rare honor (insult?) of being parodied and thus immortalized on Saturday Night Live. For the most part, Sean Spicer wasn’t on my radar until he became the White House Press Secretary. The only time I ever heard about him was from Jon Favreau on the old

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Event RecapsProtest

Earlier today, Senator Jeff Flake officially launched his reelection campaign. Further proving how out-of-touch he is, he brought in George W. Bush to headline the event. As you can imagine, the Arizona Resistance had something to say about that. Lining the sidewalks at Cactus and Tatum in Phoenix, protesters brought their

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ACTION STEPEventsProtest

If you missed Part One, make sure to check it out. We’ve got you hyped, now we have details. Jeff Flake is kicking off his 2018 re-election campaign on April 11th, with a big money fundraiser and bringing in GW Bush as his headliner. So the Indivisible Groups of Arizona

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