Unemployment is 9.2%.
Obama is playing Russian roulette with Medicare and Social Security as a bargaining chip to raise the debt ceiling. And the House passed the largest annual military budget in the nation's history.
In the halls of Congress, it doesn't matter that kids are going hungry, that education is being slashed, and that our roads are crumbling. Yet, we know ending the wars could change this.
Heed the call to help Rebuild the American Dream. Join us at house meetings next weekend, July 16-17 to ensure that ending the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, banning drone attacks, and cutting the military budget are part of the progressive agenda developed.
We're happy Representative Barbara Lee quoted the mayoral anti-war resolution while denouncing the Afghanistan War on the floor of the House. Now we ask you to join her in focusing your energy in building the peace movement in your own backyard.
Immediately ending the wars and cutting the military were missing from the president's twitter town hall. We have to make sure they remain part of the progressive agenda.
Help us lead the way to a more peaceful tomorrow,
C.J., Janet, Jodie, Lisa, Sanaa