There’s no better way to launch a week than with a party! We can’t remember a Monday better than this past one, when so many NJ 11th for Change members gathered in Stacey and Ted Abenstein’s beautiful backyard — for a picnic with our very own congresswoman, Mikie Sherrill!
August is just beginning — but DANG! Already, what a month!
The Biden administration is posting spectacular numbers related to the U.S. economy — concrete, quantifiable achievements, including the lowest unemployment rate in fifty years (3.5%), 528,000 new jobs just in July, and the lowest percentage of uninsured people ever (8%).
Congress wrestled problem-child Dem Senators Manchin and Sinema into passing the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, a landmark piece of legislation that will have a major impact on the national economy, healthcare affordability, and the course of climate change. It will affect millions of Americans in important and positive ways, which — if we message it correctly — will help build our chances for success in the November elections.
However, our nation’s response to the overturning of Roe may offer some hope at the end of the road — if we approach the situation with heart, brains and courage, just like activists and voters did in Kansas on Tuesday!
Kansas is a state that voted overwhelmingly for Trump (56.1% to 41.5%) in 2020, and even worse (56.16% to 35.74%) in 2016.Read more
URGENT CALL FOR CANVASSERS!
Mikie needs your support canvassing,
especially this Sunday!
Register here: https://www.mobilize.us/sherrillforcongress/event/480874/
There's another canvass starting there at 3pm!