Thursday, May 15, 2008

Just say NO!

Bring them homeFriday, May 16 is Iraq Moratorium Day. Keep this issue before the people. Meet at 5 p.m. at the corners of Third Street and Cass (by the bridge) with your sign. Last month there were four of us there (and I had to leave a little early), but we were very effective.

House Rejects War Funding Bill

Imagine what would happen if tomorrow there could be EIGHT of us!

p.s. Ron Kind STILL doesn't get it:

How they voted: House roll call on war funding bill

The 149-141 roll call Thursday by which the House defeated a bill to continue funding the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

A "yes" vote is a vote for the funding and a "no" vote is a vote against the funding.

Voting yes were 85 Democrats and 56 Republicans.
Voting no were 147 Democrats and 2 Republicans.

X denotes those not voting.

"Present" denotes those who voted they were present at the time of the vote but did not vote yes or no on the issue.

Democrats - Baldwin, N; Kagen, N; Kind, Y; Moore, N; Obey, N.
Republicans - Petri, Y; Ryan, Present; Sensenbrenner, Y.

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