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West Virginia: Tell Joe Manchin to Support the "For the People" Act

Last week’s Gazette-Mail op-ed by Senator Joe Manchin makes it clear that the West Virginia Democrat is refusing to protect and strengthen our democracy in the face of an unprecedented wave of anti-voter bills.

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AZ Veterans to Sinema: Support the For the People Act

We need the¬†For the People Act to strengthen our democracy and protect Arizona voters’ access to the ballot box

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End The Forever War

Our country’s military has been in a permanent state of ever-expanding conflict for over seventeen years. Veterans call it the “Forever War.” Together, we have the power to end it.

No War On Our Streets

Militarized police are acting like an occupying army and treating peaceful protesters like enemy combatants. This is goes against every democratic ideal our country was founded on.¬†Write a letter to your local paper voicing your perspective on Donald Trump’s actions and the militarization of police, to make sure our elected leaders at all levels hear us!

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