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USA for UNHCR via Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 10:37 PM

Sign Now: Support Afghans in Need This Winter

Image Attribution: UNHCR/Andrew McConnell Add your name with USA for UNHCR to help ensure Afghans get critical aid during the harsh, cold winter >> ACT NOW Jack — Right now Afghans are in crisis. Last year, hundreds of thousands of families were forced to flee…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 8:03 PM

New York woman who spat on children, said 'Hitler should have killed you all' has been arrested

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. New York woman who spat on children, said 'Hitler should have killed you all' has…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 5:44 PM

More trouble for Matt Gaetz

Daily Kos Recommended More trouble for Matt Gaetz This woman went from 'it's just like the flu' to death in record time, leaving kids motherless Far-right extremists plotting to take down power grids in order to ‘cause chaos,’ DHS war…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 3:11 PM

Re: Nazi-cavorter Robert Kennedy is suing Daily Kos. Here's where things currently stand:

Jack, after public pressure from the media, the U.S. Holocaust Muesum, his sister and even his wife, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. took to twitter to apologize for implying that Holocaust victims, like Anne Frank, had more freedom than the current day unvaccinated. This isn't the firs…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 28, 2022 at 1:04 PM

In 232 years, there has NEVER been a Black woman on the Supreme Court (signatures needed)

Jack, sign the petition to President Biden: Uphold your promise to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court. SIGN THE PETITION During his 2020 campaign, President Biden made a promise to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court. He reiterated his pledge following Justice …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 27, 2022 at 9:29 PM

Re: Sign the petition: No taxation without representation! Statehood for DC

Jack, on January 6, when supporters of disgraced former president Donald Trump attacked our democracy, the District of Columbia didn't have the authority to deploy the National Guard as states would have. They had to defer to the White House. That's because, unlike in states, DC …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 27, 2022 at 7:53 PM

We're short.

Jack, I'll be honest with you, I am worried about the upcoming midterm elections. Midterm elections have historically been a purge of the party in control of the White House. This is not a good sign for continued Democratic control of Congress, as we already hold the narrowest…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 27, 2022 at 3:12 PM

New York City food delivery workers win fight for bathroom access, greater tip transparency

Daily Kos Recommended New York City food delivery workers win fight for bathroom access, greater tip transparency Sequela: Long after a pandemic is 'over,' new and terrible symptoms can appear McConnell tells CNN everything is going p…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 27, 2022 at 1:02 PM

Are you upset at the world right now? Phonebank to Texas Democrats this weekend.

Jack, the 2022 midterms will be here before we know it—and the first primary election is on March 1. If you're upset at politics today, we need you to help a fantastic progressive defeat a right-wing Democrat who has obstructed our agenda in D.C. Click to volunteer to make phone…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 11:07 PM

New York woman who spat on children, said 'Hitler should have killed you all' has been arrested

Daily Kos Recommended New York woman who spat on children, said 'Hitler should have killed you all' has been arrested Alex Jones might be the undoing of Alex Jones Trump's unlaunched 'Truth Social' media network already has lots of co…
The Climate Reality Project via Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 9:03 PM

SIGN NOW: We need climate action that addresses the growing pattern of extreme weather!

There’s no denying it, Jack: The Earth is facing a climate crisis driven by human behavior, and that crisis is leading to more extreme, dangerous weather events, including deadly fires in Colorado just a few weeks ago. Nowhere is safe until we take the climate crisis seriously. …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 7:46 PM

re: Don't delete this email (please read)

Jack, by now you've probably seen the news that Stephen Breyer is retiring, giving President Biden his first opportunity to nominate someone to the Supreme Court. Confirming President Biden's nominee won't be easy. Mitch McConnell stole a Supreme Court from President Obama in 20…
Daily Kos Breaking News · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 6:11 PM

🚨 Major Supreme Court retirement just announced 🚨

Daily Kos Breaking News Breaking news from Washington: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire at end of court term Mitch McConnell is going to do whatever it takes to stop President Biden's nominee and Democrats have no room for error in a 50-50 Senate. Chip in $5…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 5:35 PM

Even while dying in the hospital, he can't quit anti-vaxx sh*t-posting on Facebook

Daily Kos Recommended Even while dying in the hospital, he can't quit anti-vaxx sh*t-posting on Facebook Linda Willis found a crane operator poised to tear down her home—then learned it wasn't hers anymore Why does this sweet 98 year …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 3:19 PM

Upset about what happened in the Senate? So are we (please read)

Jack, despite broad public support for the Freedom to Vote John Lewis Act, all Senate Republicans and two Democrats blocked this vital piece of legislation last week. They are on the wrong side of history, and we are determined to keep fighting for our freedom. Click here to att…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 11:10 PM

Sign the petition: No taxation without representation! Statehood for DC

Jack, sign the petition: No taxation without representation! Statehood for DC. SIGN THE PETITION Residents in the District of Columbia are accountable for all of the duties of citizenship in the United States. They serve on juries, in the U.S. military, and work hard to buil…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 9:03 PM

Sign the petition: Perpetual war claims countless lives and wastes trillions of dollars

Jack, global challenges like climate change, pandemics, and poverty are national security issues that cannot be primarily solved through the use of military force or Department of Defense budget increases. But still, U.S. foreign policy is largely based on military might, violen…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 8:22 PM

Jack, are you available on Thursday, January 27 at noon?

Jack, it’s past time for a constitutional guarantee of equal rights for all Americans, regardless of gender. That is why we are speaking out and refusing to stop until the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) is no longer held up. Will you join us this Thursday, January 27 and add your v…
The Trust for Public Lands via Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 7:05 PM

SIGN if you agree: Congress cannot let private interests destroy our public lands!

Congress is back in session. Sign The Trust for Public Land's petition now to tell them to protect our public lands from exploitation! SIGN ON Jack, I know you feel strongly about our public lands and parks, which is why I am asking for your help as we enter this new yea…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 5:06 PM

Sarah Palin ordered to take a COVID test ahead of trial in NYC and y'all know what happened next

Daily Kos Recommended Sarah Palin ordered to take a COVID test ahead of trial in NYC and y'all know what happened next Amazon founder's ex-wife makes waves with billions in charitable donations Joe got caught on a hot mic. It is aweso…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 3:05 PM

Nazi-cavorter Robert Kennedy is suing Daily Kos. Here's where things currently stand:

Jack, at an anti-vax rally over the weekend in Washington, D.C., Robert F. Kennedy Jr. compared the current pandemic safety policies to Nazi Germany and the Holocaust. Except, according to Kennedy, it was easier to escape the Holocaust, saying "Even in Hitler’s Germany, you could…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 25, 2022 at 2:04 AM

Jack Jack Jack

Jack, Daily Kos ended 2021 at 102.06 percent of its annual fundraising goal. That's great news—and also a little worrying, to be honest. Halfway through the year, we were 10 percent ahead of where we thought we'd be, but we came up short month after month in the final months of t…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 9:43 PM

This cop just couldn't admit the COVID he mocked was taking him down

Daily Kos Recommended This cop just couldn't admit the COVID he mocked was taking him down Sign the petition to Congress: Demand abortion within reach, regardless of zip code 'See y'all on Monday': Anti-masker mom threatens to bring lo…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 7:08 PM

Re: Huge news. And I mean HUGE!

Jack, when Stacey Abrams ran for governor in 2018, she faced off against then-Secretary of State Brian Kemp. In this role, Kemp was in charge of elections and voter registration. During his time, he oversaw the improper purging of 340,000 records from the state's voter registrati…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 4:54 PM

Another airline passenger loses it, but this one is going down

Daily Kos Recommended Another airline passenger loses it, but this one is going down Judge Donna Scott Davenport announces retirement after lawmakers issue resolution to remove her Anti-masker who forced London-bound plane to turn bac…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 24, 2022 at 3:32 PM

Sign if you agree: January 6 insurrectionists must be banned from running for office

Jack, sign if you agree: January 6 insurrectionists must be banned from running for office. SIGN THE PETITION Section 3 of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is clear. No Member of Congress may serve if they "engaged in insurrection or rebellion" against the U.S. govern…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 23, 2022 at 10:37 PM

Re: Sign the petition to Congress: Demand abortion accessibility, regardless of zip code

Jack, this weekend marks 49 years since the Supreme Court ruled in Roe v. Wade, protecting the right to legal abortion in the U.S. Sadly, we now face the most serious threat to abortion in decades. On this anniversary of Roe, join our fight in demanding abortion protection for all…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 23, 2022 at 5:47 PM

Questions loom over photos of Mike Pence from Jan. 6

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. Questions loom over photos of Mike Pence from Jan. 6 'Insane': Trump falls vi…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 23, 2022 at 3:04 PM

I sent a text message. I didn't expect the response I got

Jack, I sent a text recently. Not to a friend, but to the 276,791 people who've signed up for the Daily Kos mobile list. Here's all it said: Daily Kos: USPS is shipping 4 free COVID-19 rapid tests to U.S. households that request them. Click the link to order today! https://www.co…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 23, 2022 at 1:05 PM

There are two tax systems in the U.S., one for billionaires, another for everyone else (signature needed)

Jack, right now, our tax code enables the wealthiest Americans to pay a small fraction of the billions they amass each year in wealth. This only works to increase wealth inequality in America. Sign the petition: Congress must ensure the rich and corporations pay their fair shar…
Daily Kos Campaigns · [email protected]
January 22, 2022 at 10:37 PM

Sign if you agree: January 6 insurrectionists must be banned from running for office

Daily Kos Campaigns Sign if you agree: January 6 insurrectionists must be banned from running for office Sign the petition to Congress: Pass the Postal Service Reform Act to restore the USPS Sign the petition and tell the 48 Democratic U.S. senators who voted to reform…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 22, 2022 at 3:14 PM

I am personally asking you to donate $1 to each of these abortion funds, Jack

Jack, Saturday, January 22 is the 49th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. As we honor those who fought tooth and nail to secure abortion protections nationwide nearly 50 years ago, we must also confront the truth that Roe is not enough. In 2021 alone, state legislatures enacted 100 ab…
Daily Kos Liberation League · [email protected]
January 22, 2022 at 1:07 PM

Re: Sign if you agree: 48 Democratic senators were willing to get into good trouble

Jack, we are at a critical moment in our nation’s history, where the ability to cast a ballot in a fair, free and secure election is under attack. This week, 48 Democratic Senators honored their oath to this nation, that they would defend the Constitution of the United States agai…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 10:39 PM

Sign the petition to Congress: Demand abortion accessibility, regardless of zip code

Jack, sign the petition to Congress: Demand abortion within reach, regardless of zip code. SIGN THE PETITION The right of every American to access safe and legal abortion is under threat. Already, many people in the US live with abortion out of reach. This summer, the Supreme …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 8:06 PM

Trump now wants his voters to commit voter fraud in 2022 and 2024

Daily Kos Recommended Trump now wants his voters to commit voter fraud in 2022 and 2024 Biden nominates first Muslim woman and first Bangladeshi-American to serve as federal judge McConnell admits he doesn't think Black people are Ame…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 5:34 PM

Boebert makes antisemitic remarks to Jewish visitors at U.S. Capitol

Daily Kos Recommended Boebert makes antisemitic remarks to Jewish visitors at U.S. Capitol Ex-press secretary says Trump held secret meetings in White House residence Cartoon: Tucker and Ted Daily Kos relies on thousands of grassr…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 3:07 PM

After FBI raid in Texas race, Democrats must rally around the safe choice

Last night, the FBI raided both the home and campaign headquarters of conservative Rep. Henry Cuellar, the last anti-choice Democrat in the House. Agents spent hours cataloging and seizing items, including computers, with a spokesperson saying they were "conducting court-authoriz…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 21, 2022 at 2:04 AM

This is the s**t we are up against

Jack, the U.S. Senate failed to protect our freedom to vote this week when 52 senators defended the Jim Crow filibuster and blocked two critical bills that would nationalize election standards and protect our right to vote. But we must keep fighting. Grassroots pressure, money …
Amane Badhasso via Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 11:07 PM

RE: Minnesota is ready for bold, transformative change

Jack, Our campaign is growing—and I’m humbled and so proud of the support we’ve seen pouring in from all over the country. Our vision for Minnesota is resonating everywhere. It’s one that involves addressing and combating issues like the climate crisis, COVID-19 recovery, ra…
Daily Kos Liberation League · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 9:09 PM

Sign if you agree: 48 Democratic senators were willing to get into good trouble

Jack, the late Congressman John Lewis would often say “If you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something about it.” 48 Democratic senators got into good trouble this week. Those senators who bucked Senate norms and customs, w…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 7:12 PM

Huge news. And I mean HUGE!

Jack, Stacey Abrams is back—and we’re right there with her. You know all about her last run: the campaign that electrified progressives nationwide, that showed the Peach State was no longer a Republican bastion but instead could truly be in play. And you, the Daily Kos Communi…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 5:08 PM

Trump lawyer lobs threats as National Archives prepares to send some documents to select committee

Daily Kos Recommended Trump lawyer lobs threats as National Archives prepares to send some documents to select committee Former Trump officials plot to blow up his influence and political future Ron Johnson thought he could 'freep' a …
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 20, 2022 at 3:44 PM

USPS is shipping 4 free COVID-19 rapid tests to U.S. households. Order while supplies last

Jack, great news: The Biden administration is providing free at-home COVID-19 tests, delivered directly to your door by the Postal Service! Click here for more information and to order tests for your household. CLICK TO ORDER Already have your tests? Chip in $3 to organizatio…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 11:03 PM

Re: Sign if you’re angry: No president should be above the law

Jack, sign and send the petition: The Senate must pass the Protecting Our Democracy Act now! SIGN AND SEND THE PETITION For four years, Donald Trump flagrantly abused the power of the Oval Office. It's clear the current checks in place, including impeachment, are not enough. T…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 9:05 PM

The Founding Fathers never intended this (signature needed)

Jack, the American people don't care about archaic Senate rules. We care about our rights. We care about our freedom to vote. Rules like the filibuster, which created a 60-vote threshold for most bills to proceed through the Senate, were never intended by the Founding Fathers. Qu…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 7:05 PM

This voting rights legislation will strengthen elections in District of Columbia​​

Jack, sign and send the petition: Our freedom to vote cannot wait! SIGN AND SEND A PETITION When it comes to voting rights legislation, you've likely read plenty, possibly too much, about the process — who’s up, who’s down, who’s talking to whom, who’s walking back what, and t…
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 5:06 PM

'Insane': Trump falls victim to McConnell trap that McConnell didn't actually set

Daily Kos Recommended 'Insane': Trump falls victim to McConnell trap that McConnell didn't actually set Questions loom over photos of Mike Pence from Jan. 6 Mr. 'Alpha' had a pregnant wife and young kids, but being deplorable was more…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 3:10 PM

Please donate $5 to our efforts to cancel Republican voter suppression by turning out Democrats in record numbers

Jack, the combined voting rights and election reform bills, the Freedom to Vote Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, are hanging on by a thread in the Senate with few options left to pass the bills into law. These two bills would nationalize voting standards and…
Daily Kos · [email protected]
January 19, 2022 at 1:04 PM

PHONE BANK: Our freedom to vote matters more than the Senate filibuster

Jack, the Senate is back to consider the Freedom to Vote: John Lewis Act—and once again, it comes down to Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema. With Republicans hell-bent on attacking our freedom to vote, Senate Democrats must be willing to change the Senate rules to break a …
Daily Kos Recommended · [email protected]
January 18, 2022 at 11:18 PM

Second state attorney general refers fake Trump electoral certificate to federal prosecutors

Daily Kos Recommended Second state attorney general refers fake Trump electoral certificate to federal prosecutors Manchin, Sinema could be forced to work in potential Plan B keep filibuster and save voting rights Deal for immunity re…