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Environmental Action via Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 20, 2021 at 1:03 AM

Urgent action needed to save the bees [SIGN]

Jack, These bee-killing pesticides threaten more than just bees. According to a draft evaluation from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), neonicotinoid pesticides — or "neonics" for short — threaten most of our country's endangered species, along with most of their cri…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 10:02 PM

Re: SIGN AND SEND: It’s a once in a lifetime chance to pass voting rights legislation

Jack, the Senate is poised to vote on the Freedom to Vote Act Wednesday, October 20. This is our last chance to let our leaders know that voting rights are non-negotiable. The Freedom to Vote Act comes in response to a slew of voter suppression bills enacted by Republicans in st…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 8:10 PM

Dr. Fauci: “Let’s face reality here....The problem is within our own country.” (add your name)

Jack, last week, the Biden administration announced its decision to lift travel restrictions for people from Canada and Mexico who provide proof they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. While welcome, the decision raises another important issue: If the U.S. can welcome vaccina…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 6:09 PM

Re: This costs us real money:

Jack, the U.S. House and Senate are continuing negotiations between progressives and a small number of moderate holdouts on Biden's Build Back Better program. Daily Kos readers and activists have already taken over 2 million actions calling on Democratic lawmakers to deliver a …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 2:33 PM

Lake Tahoe is now terminal thanks to climate change and drought

Daily Kos Recommended Lake Tahoe is now terminal thanks to climate change and drought Pastor in deep-red KY county says God told him to protect his flock by getting them vaccinated Marjorie Taylor Greene's campaign is in bad shape, bu…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 12:55 PM

Take action: Facebook is poisoning teenagers. Here’s how to stop it.

Jack, sign the petition: Facebook must abandon Instagram for kids. SIGN THE PETITION Facebook is once again trying to rehab their image, using band-aids to fix bullet wounds. Explosive new whistleblower testimony revealed Facebook the company chose profits over our children’…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 11:10 AM

Even FOX says Democrats are winning in Virginia—so why hasn't the media talked about that more?

Jack, we saw it constantly before the California recall: the traditional media rooting for Democrats to fail, desperate to write the party's obituary well ahead of next year's midterms. But when Gavin Newsom won in a landslide, lazy pundits just shoved their broken narrative stra…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 10:01 PM

Billionaires fly to space while we struggle to pay rent (signature needed)

Jack, sign and send the petition: Demand that Billionaires pay their fair share in tax! SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION The wealthiest 10% of Americans own 89% of all stocks, a record high. On top of that, U.S. billionaires' wealth surged 70%, or $2.1 trillion, during the pandemi…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 8:02 PM

Future historians will be 'astonished' that we let the planet burn to protect coal, economist says

Daily Kos Recommended Future historians will be 'astonished' that we let the planet burn to protect coal, economist says School board candidate's unrepentant antisemitism seems to be a plus for Idaho Republicans Demand accountability …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 6:05 PM

Please read (don't delete)

Jack, Donald Trump wants Republican voters to stay home. And to that I say: Yeah! Sure! Great idea! What better way would there be for Democrats to win in next year's midterm elections than for Republicans to be defeated because their Dear Leader told the base not to vote? It's …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 18, 2021 at 4:20 PM

Former Domino's employee who stormed the Capitol provides FBI with 8 video clips of Jan. 6 violence

Daily Kos Recommended Former Domino's employee who stormed the Capitol provides FBI with 8 video clips of Jan. 6 violence Anti-vaxx Chronicles: She wanted others to 'choke' rather than listen to reason. Fate stepped in CNN: Manchin &a…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 17, 2021 at 7:03 PM

We've had to deal with this $#@! for 25 years.

Jack, we have now endured 25 years of Fox News and all its racism, xenophobia, homophobia and sexism. It's hard to ignore the impact that Fox News has had on our country. Fox News continually has had the highest ratings of all the cable news networks -- drawing in the biggest aud…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 17, 2021 at 4:36 PM

Trump's latest statement blows up GOP's 2022 messaging and strategy alike

Daily Kos Recommended Here are some of this week's most important and widely-read stories from Daily Kos, the largest online gathering space for progressives. Trump's latest statement blows up GOP's 2022 messaging and strategy alike Ant…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 17, 2021 at 12:02 PM

Here’s how to shut up Mitch McConnell on this issue once and for all:

Jack, sign the petition: Abolish the debt ceiling and bring an end to this Republican manufactured crisis. SIGN THE PETITION Congress has until December to address the debt ceiling crisis. If we miss that deadline and America defaults on its obligations, essential payments lik…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 7:04 PM

Lazy pundits are rooting for Democrats to fail in Virginia—so we're going to help Democrats win

Jack, it's not just Virginia Republicans that are rooting for Democrats to fail, lazy pundits want to turn any Democratic losses into surefire signs that the party is doomed in next year’s midterm elections. They made the completely wrong call on the California recall last month,…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 4:30 PM

Add your name: Sacred lands are irreplaceable

Jack, when you visit New Mexico’s Chaco Culture National Historical Park, you immediately feel its power. The walls hold the sweat, breath, prayers, and blessings of indigenous Pueblo and Diné people. This sacred landscape is under siege. Deemed a national energy sacrifice zone, …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 2:05 PM

Re: Abortion funds are flooded with callers from Texas. Here’s how you can help, Jack:

Jack, on Thursday evening, a federal appellate court once again ruled that Texas’ six-week abortion ban could remain in effect. Throughout all of this legal whiplash, chaos, and confusion, one thing remains constant: abortion funds. No matter the political climate or what the…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 12:07 PM

Billionaires fly to space while we struggle to pay rent (signature needed)

Jack, sign and send the petition: Demand that Congress tax the rich SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION Our tax system is deeply broken. Every day we hear about people so rich they can build their own space fleet, but don’t pay anything in taxes. It’s not fair. Billionaires got 62% r…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 16, 2021 at 12:04 AM

Volunteer this weekend to make calls in Virginia. It will pay off.

Jack, early voting has started in Virginia—and the numbers are not where we'd like them to be. But we still have three weekends to win this thing. Pick a couple hours this weekend to make remote phone calls to Virginia voters with our allies at Sister District, New Virginia Majo…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 9:37 PM

Re: Slower mail service in District of Columbia

Jack, sign and send the petition: Mail slow downs are here -- this is how we stop it! SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION The Postal Service belongs to the American people. It is one of the oldest, most unifying and inclusive institutions in our country, providing essential services the …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 7:02 PM

Inscrutable Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is charting a path out of office, new poll shows

Daily Kos Recommended Inscrutable Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is charting a path out of office, new poll shows Green card installation represents hundreds of thousands of TPS families in need of permanent relief Captain Kirk has spoken: 'We'r…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 4:32 PM

Christina Nance, reported missing two weeks ago, found dead inside a police van in Huntsville, Alabama

Daily Kos Recommended Christina Nance, reported missing two weeks ago, found dead inside a police van in Huntsville, Alabama Trump's latest statement blows up GOP's 2022 messaging and strategy alike Cartoon: Abbott about-face Dail…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 2:17 PM

A win for Minneapolis is a win for us all. Donate to support Yes 4 Minneapolis

Jack, following the murder of George Floyd last summer, Minneapolis sparked a global uprising against state-sanctioned violence. Since then, one thing has become increasingly clear: Minneapolis is ready for a new approach to public safety. Public safety is on the ballot in Min…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 12:05 PM

Re: Turn out Democratic voters from home, no matter where you live, using a proven method, without having to talk to anyone at all.

Jack, the deadline to put letters in the mail to infrequent, but Democratic, voters in Virginia--and have those letters arrive before the November 2 gubernatorial election--is Saturday, October 16, 2021. If you already pledged to write these Get Out The Vote letters but haven't …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 10:17 PM

Sign the petition to Manchin & Sinema: 96% support Build Back Better Act

Jack, sign the petition to Holdout Democrats: Put up—or shut up—on Build Back Better Act. The stakes are too high. Sign the petition Ninety-six percent of House and Senate Democrats support the Build Back Better Act—to fight climate change, cut child poverty in half, expand …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 4:28 PM

Black 'American' flags at right-wing protests, on front porches vow 'no quarter' against liberals

Daily Kos Recommended Black 'American' flags at right-wing protests, on front porches vow 'no quarter' against liberals Violent seditionists are being arrested by SWAT teams and it's making them very upset Herschel Walker fumbles, can…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 2:09 PM

Lazy pundits are rooting for Democrats to fail in Virginia—so we're going to help Democrats win

Jack, every year is an election year, and as this fall’s key contests in Virginia loom ever closer, Daily Kos is excited to announce our endorsements for the elections taking place this November—races progressives cannot afford to overlook. While the state has trended more progre…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 12:11 PM

Re: This could decide whether or not Build Back Better passes

Jack, we only have two days left to write and mail letters to infrequent, but Democratic, voters in Virginia ahead of the crucial, upcoming gubernatorial election on November 2. (The letters have to be mailed out on Saturday, October 16 in order to be guaranteed to reach their rec…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 14, 2021 at 1:03 AM

Abortion funds are flooded with callers from Texas. Here’s how you can help, Jack:

Jack, Texas’ six-week abortion ban has been in effect since September 1, 2021. In that time, a protracted legal battle has unfolded, creating chaos and confusion for people living in Texas seeking abortion care. Texas’ law forces nearly everyone to travel out of state for an ab…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 10:11 PM

Sign and send the petition: SAY NO to big business lobbyists defending Trump tax cuts

Jack, sign and send the petition: SAY NO to big business lobbyists defending Trump tax cuts. SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION As Congressional Democrats work to finalize the Build Back Better Act -- legislation that will fight climate change, cut child poverty, expand health care acce…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 8:03 PM

Sign and send the petition: Demand the U.S. Senate pass the Equality Act

Jack, Monday, October 11 is National Coming Out Day. Let this day serve as a reminder that we cannot continue to allow discrimination against the LGBTQ+ community. We must demand Congress act NOW! Sign and send the petition: Demand the U.S. Senate pass the Equality Act. SIGN AN…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 4:26 PM

Gov. Abbott stung by activist, caught on camera bragging about outlawing abortion in Texas

Daily Kos Recommended Gov. Abbott stung by activist, caught on camera bragging about outlawing abortion in Texas Abbott reverses course on whether Texas businesses can make their own COVID-19 vaccine decisions Black man has a stroke, …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 12:07 PM

Re: This could decide whether or not Build Back Better passes

Jack, with the November 2 election for governor approaching, the deadline for mailing letters to Virginia voters who usually vote for Democrats, but who actually turn out to vote infrequently, is this Saturday, October 16, 2021. Please log in to, or sign up for, Vote Forward, and…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 1:02 AM

This is a short email about OAN and Daily Kos. Please read. It's important.

Jack, when the Trump cheerleaders at Fox News declared victory for Joe Biden in the 2020 election, Trump raged and told all his followers to watch One America News (OAN) instead. OAN was more than happy to take on the role of Trump's echo chamber. It continues to fuel Trump's B…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 10:07 PM

Sign and send the petition: We can't wait! Pass the historic Build Back Better Act now

Jack, the most consequential piece of legislation in decades is in discussions in Congress right now. Join us in demanding Congressional Democrats get it together and pass the Build Back Better Act fully intact! Sign and send the petition: We can't wait! Pass the historic Build B…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 6:06 PM

Re: This could decide whether or not Build Back Better passes

Jack, the big election in Virginia to elect a new governor is in three weeks (please read more on why it's so important in one of the emails below this one). So, it may seem like you still have a lot of time to write letters to infrequent, but Democratic, voters who need that extr…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 4:28 PM

Anti-vaxxers yelling at school kids get a response they weren’t expecting

Daily Kos Recommended Anti-vaxxers yelling at school kids get a response they weren’t expecting Texas teacher pulls down mask, corners frightened masked student and menacingly breathes on her We could have had this woman for President…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 12:02 PM

Sign and send if you agree: Ambulance rates are too high

Jack, sign and send the petition: Demand that Congress reform Emergency Medical Services! SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION Vern Greyn fell 12 feet off a tractor bucket in Montana and could not move after striking his head. The volunteer paramedic, who happened to be his daughter-i…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 12, 2021 at 12:04 AM

Please read. Don't delete.

Jack, September was a tremendous month in terms of impact. As our campaigns to pass the Build Back Better Act, defend abortion rights and to protect our democracy cranked up, we sent 1,773,597 letters to Congress. This made September not only our best month of the year in terms o…
Moms Clean Air Force via Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 11, 2021 at 9:25 PM

You can help stop a major source of climate pollution

This is our once-in-a-generation chance to cut deadly air pollution and stop climate change. Take action today! Sign Moms Clean Air Force's petition and make sure we cut climate pollution in the infrastructure and reconciliation packages. >> SIGN NOW Dear Jack, I k…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 11, 2021 at 6:38 PM

Sick of Sinema and Manchin? We have a plan for dealing with them

Jack, here's the state of play in Washington right now: Two Democratic senators are holding up President Biden's agenda. Trillions of dollars and millions of jobs are on the line as they hold up the Build Back Better program. They've stalled voting rights legislation that cou…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 11, 2021 at 4:27 PM

The first major city in the United States passes a dark-sky ordinance

Daily Kos Recommended The first major city in the United States passes a dark-sky ordinance Unvaccinated insurrectionist asks for probation instead of jail time—for some wild reasons Anti-vaxx Chronicles: His son tried to save dad's l…
The Trust for Public Land via Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 11, 2021 at 2:10 PM

SIGN if you agree: A new uranium reserve could contaminate our precious public lands!

Jack, The deadline to submit a comment to the Department of Energy (DOE) opposing a new uranium reserve was extended. As you may know, on August 11, President Biden opened up a 30-day public comment period for the creation of a uranium reserve. This uranium reserve would plac…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 10, 2021 at 7:12 PM

Our ability to deliver independent coverage of the ongoing pandemic depends on you, Jack. Donations of just a few bucks at a time from readers and activists like you are our biggest source of income. That's why I'm asking you to please donate $5 right now to help support our work.

Jack, check out some of the top stories on Daily Kos over the past couple weeks: Anti-vaxx couple dies of virus days after claiming they survived pandemic despite being unvaccinated Man died after a COVID denier recorded himself ‘helping’ the man leave against doctor’s pleas …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
October 10, 2021 at 4:36 PM

Giuliani Deposition: The madness continues

Daily Kos Recommended Here are some of this week's most important and widely-read stories from Daily Kos, the largest online gathering space for progressives. Giuliani Deposition: The madness continues Anti-vaxx Chronicles: Billy had a …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 10, 2021 at 2:06 PM

Re: Jack, we need your help writing letters to infrequent, but lean-Democratic, voters in Virginia for an important election that takes place on November 2, 2021.

Jack, just a quick follow-up to my recent email about what is at stake in the November 2 election for Virginia governor, and why we need your help to turn out the Democratic vote. The Build Back Better Act and the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act are, combined, the largest …
The Trust for Public Land via Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 9:31 PM

Re: [SIGN] Congress: Transform schoolyards into community parks!

Kids still deserve more than concrete. We still need your signature on The Trust for Public Land's petition to help transform concrete public schoolyards into vibrant community spaces today! Add your name now! SIGN THE PETITION Here's the email we previously sent: Jack, P…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 7:06 PM

This will affect elections up and down the ballot for the next decade and almost no one is talking about (please read)

Jack, last year's election was a huge one not just because it was our last, best chance to evict Sweet Potato Putin from the White House, but because those races determined who would control the decennial redistricting process. Right now, states across the country are redrawing …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 2:06 PM

This could decide whether or not Build Back Better passes

Jack, I am writing to you today to ask you to log in to, or sign up for, Vote Forward, and start writing letters to infrequent, but Democratic-leaning, Virginia voters who need that extra "nudge" to cast a ballot. Virginia will elect a new governor in less than a month, much of th…
Oceana via Daily Kos · [email protected]
October 9, 2021 at 12:01 PM

[SIGN] Biden: Permanently protect our coasts from offshore drilling!

URGENT: 126,000 gallons of oil spilled on southern California beaches! Add your name to Oceana's petition. Urge President Biden and Congress to permanently protect our oceans and coasts from new dirty and dangerous offshore drilling >> SIGN ON Jack, Our oceans, mar…