Your Weekly Dose of Sanity-saving Good News!

Your weekly dose of sanity-saving good news!

Trump Woes

Trump’s budget is getting blowback from Republican Governors

The NY Attorney General hires a public-corruption prosecutor to target the Trump administration

The Muslim ban is overruled by yet another judge

Ordinary people are suing Trump – and winning!

“A rank falsehood.” Federal judge says Aetna didn’t leave ObamaCare for the reasons it claimed

Our Environment Still Matters

A number of billion-dollar corporations say they’ll keep fighting Trump on climate change, whether or not the government sets carbon pollution standards.

A Texas court deals Exxon a major blow

Our endangered bees had a victory this week!

Yay California!

We kept our strict auto-emissons standards – even though Trump wants them lower.

The duo who produced the fraudulent Planned Parenthood videos were charged with fifteen felonies.

Our neighbors in LA voted to tax themselves to help homeless people.

Immigration Wins

DREAMer Daniel Ramirez is free from an ICE detention center!

A NOLA judge blocked a Louisiana law that kept a refugee from marrying

LGBT Wins

Transgender rights rallies are being held all over the country!

New poll: Most Americans oppose “bathroom bills”

Saving the arts… one protest at a time

Art supply sales have jumped significantly as we have taken to the streets!

Acts of Gratitude

Here are some positive postcards you can send this week!

Thank Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (D-NY) for showing exceptional leadership and creativity in holding Trump accountable. Address: Office of the Attorney General, The Capitol, Albany, NY 12224-0341

Thank Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) for introducing a bill to address 45’s financial conflicts of interest. Address: 1550 Main Street, Suite 406, Springfield, MA 01103

Thank Jessica Farrar (D-TX) for her awareness-raising, woman-friendly bill that proposes to fine men $100 for every masturbatory emission and require a 24-hour waiting period for Viagra prescriptions. Address: 1400 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

Thank John McCain (R-AZ) for courageously expressing his opinion that Congress doesn’t have the credibility to investigate Russia’s influence in American government. Address: 2201 East Camelback Road, Suite 115, Phoenix, AZ 85016

The NCAA remains firm in their opposition to North Carolina’s HB 2; they have informed North Carolina that next week they will be making final decisions on where their championships will take place.  Let’s send a postcard or give the NCAA a call to thank them for supporting transgender rights: 700 W. Washington Street, P.O. Box 6222, Indianapolis, Indiana 46206-6222, Phone: 317-917-6222 

Let’s thank Rep. Kennedy for his continued support for quality healthcare for all Americans.  Contact him here:  https://kennedy.house.gov/contact

Time to thank Mayor de Blasio for extending the stay of “Fearless Girl” until International Women’s Day 2018!  Write to him here:  Mayor Bill de Blasio, City Hall, New York, NY 10007 or mail: ww.nyc.gov/html/static/pages/officeofthemayor/contact.shtml

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