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City Council to Hear Jail Expansion Proposal

On May 11th, at 10 AM the Criminal Justice Committee of City Council is scheduled to hear a presentation about the proposed jail expansion.

Let’s pack the house and let them know New Orleans does NOT need more jail cells! 225 more words

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Save This Tool for Tracking MoC Appearances Near You

You know how important it is to attend Town Hall meetings, public forums, and other events where your members of Congress appear in person to speak with their constituents and take questions. 120 more words

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Start a 2018 Fund

Start saving two dollars a week to fund political actions that will shape the 2018 midterms.

It doesn’t have to be two dollars. You can save more if you want. 153 more words

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Don't Let the Government Erase LGBT Seniors--Comment Before May 12 to Correct a Health and Human Services Survey

Stop the federal government from turning a blind eye to the needs of LGBT seniors. Tell the Department of Health and Human Services to restore questions about sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) to the National Survey of Older Americans Act Participants questionnaire. 253 more words

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Save This Tool for Keeping Tabs on Bills That Concern You: GovTrack

Bookmark Govtrack.us, a nifty tool for learning about and tracking bills that concern you.

Govtrack debuted in 2004 as a hobby project and blossomed into what you see today. 103 more words

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Help All Out Help Gay Men in Chechnya Escape to Safety

Help All Out, an organization devoted to LGBTQ rights, help gay men escape torture and persecution in Chechnya.

Chechnya is a region of Eastern Europe that is heavily Muslim. 196 more words

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Help Democrat Rob Quist Win Montana's Special Election on May 25

Help Democrat Rob Quist defeat his Republican challenger to win Montana’s May 25 special election to fill its sole House of Representatives seat.

Quist is facing a tough battle but of course he has a chance. 301 more words