By Nick Engelfried of Hillsboro, Oregon. Nick is a grassroots organizer with the Cascade Climate Network, and helped coordinate the Network's February 9th lobby day. From the 2008 elections that put President Obama and Senator Jeff Merkley into office, to last month’s special election on Measures 66 and 67, the youth vote in Oregon has increasingly helped tip close races toward the more progressive outcome.
Funny thing happened back in 2008: the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act. President George W. Bush signed the law after it received bipartisan support in both the House and the Senate, as a measu... Read Post
Net neutrality protestors on July 23, 2014 in Silicon Valley to tell President Obama: Don't kill the internet Wednesday, July 23, marked a coordinated day of on-the-ground action on net neutrality, directed at President Obama as he ... Read Post