Continued silence from the president on this hate crime. Links at the bottom to donate to funeral & medical expenses for the victims. Donated on Friday but this one is still on my mind.
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- Three calls (to each of my MOCs) to ask them to speak out forcefully against Trump’s egregious waste of taxpayer money on his lavish weekends
- Capitol switchboard: (202) 224–3121
Details from 2hoursaweek.org:
$60,000 in overtime pay a day for local law enforcement officialsevery time he visits Mar-a-Lago = $2.9 million annually at the rate of two visits a month
$500,000 dollars a day to guard Trump Tower, or $182.5 million annually
$1.5 million dollars a year for the Secret Service to rent a floor of Trump Tower, which goes directly into his pocket
$100,000 hotel tab that taxpayers covered when his sons travelled for business — that’s $1.2 million annually if they travel once a month.
2. Celebrating a win in this past weekend’s Delaware special election!
DOVER, Del. - Still reeling from the election of Donald Trump, Democrats in Delaware can take solace in maintaining…www.washingtonpost.com
The following is an example of what you will probably hear when you become a volunteer for a state legislative race…medium.com
3. Watching the murder victim’s wife speak about his love for this country
Before Srinivas Kuchibhotla's death in a possible hate crime, his family warned him about the dangers of remaining in…www.washingtonpost.com
Update 2: My name is Brian Ford and I live in Shawnee, KS. (About 15 minutes from the location of the shooting at…www.gofundme.com
My brother-in-law Alok Reddy, 32, is recovering from his wounds after being shot by a former US Navy veteran, an attack…www.gofundme.com