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Guest Blog by Mark Cramer Do you Reject The Trump Agenda but not know how to engage easily in the time you have in life to participate? !NOPE! was created to assist you in searching for information on your MOC as well as contacting them all in one easy to

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ACTION STEPEventsOpinion

Over the last 20 years, blacks and African-Americans have slowly outpaced whites in voter turnout [source]. Black woman have the highest percentage of voter turnout of any race/gender subgroup in the last two Presidential elections [source]. But the big story of 2016 was reduced voter turnout among blacks. We can

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CALL TO ACTION CALENDAR We’re excited to share a new “Call To Action” tool that Arizona resistance groups and members can start using immediately.   Click Here to Check it Out!   This web hosted “Call to Action” calendar, (that can be embedded into webpages and social pages: links below),

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If you’re sick of bring ignored by your Congressperson, this one’s for you! A DC Huddle is offering to print out and read your comments during their weekly Lunch Hour Lobbying meetings. They’re sharing your thoughts directly to your congressperson or their aides, pithy comments and all. Fill out the super-short form below

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ACTION STEPEventsHealth CareProtest

This Thursday the House of Representatives will vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA) aka Ryancare aka Trumpcare aka the “GOP is only looking out for their wealthy donors and insurance lobby Healthcare Reform Act”. Not all members of the Arizona delegation (including Democrats) have not said how they

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Quick history lesson: The Ides of March was the day that Julius Caesar was assassinated by Roman Senators. Seems a bit drastic by today’s standards. Unless you’re Vladimir Putin….. Anyway, Americans are celebrating this year’s Ides of March by bombarding the White House with postcards instead. Much more peaceful and

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ACTION STEPEducationGun LawsStay Informed

I just received an email from ACLU of Arizona, telling me the details about Bill SB 1099. Right now, the Arizona Legislature is considering a bill (SB 1099) that would expand the number of police officers in schools. Having more police in schools increases the likelihood children will be forced into

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Guest blog by V. Peckham Dear Arizona Huddles and Maricopa County Democrats, Greetings from Washington, DC’s West End Huddle!  DC residents are in an unenviable position:  we have no voting representation in Congress — no senators or congresspeople.  However, due to our location we are also in a unique position

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ACTION STEPArizona Action GroupsEvents

If I only convey one thing, to any member of the resistance who reads my words, then let it be this: you are not alone, take solace in that truth, and be intentional in seeking out like-minded people. Our resistance needs to evolve and it can only evolve when we

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ACTION STEPHealth Care

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently met with Trump to discuss the ACA repeal and its effect on Medicaid expansion money for the state. At first, I was hopeful that Ducey would try to prevent vulnerable Arizona residents from losing their care. Instead, it seems he was there to figure out

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