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SwingLeft connects users with their closest swing congressional district that voted Republican. The site has a specific goal—to turn the district Democrat—but this focus makes it one of the most strategic tools currently available. 173 more words


Women's March: 10 Actions for the First 100 Days

The response to The Women’s March on Washington and all of the sister marches across the nation and around the globe was unparalleled in history. As I participated in the Women’s March on Washington, I was overcome with emotion. 65 more words


H.R. 7--The "Reproductive Healthcare Exists in an Icky Vacuum, Make it Go Away" Act of 2017

Here is the full list of items to be considered this week, the week of January 23rd, by the U.S. House of Representatives.

And here is one of the week’s highlights. 633 more words


If You Don't Like It, You Can Leave

I have heard this disgusting, un-American phrase hurled about after ever election, and quite frankly, I’m sick of it.  “If you don’t like the idea that corporations now own our government and will now regulate your life, then you can leave.” I don’t think so. 321 more words

Women's March on Washington

I attended the Women’s March on Washington on Saturday, January 21, 2017 – one day after Donald Trump took the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States. 142 more words


Historical Patterns of Party Power

As I have watched and read about the events of the last week unfold, from the confirmation hearings to the inauguration to the marches around our nation, I was most struck by… 712 more words


Call Your House Rep and Oppose H.R. 490, an Abortion Ban Bill

Call your member of the House of Representatives to oppose H.R. 490, a bill that would ban abortion as soon as a heartbeat is detected… 332 more words