On the Obama/Mclurkin Fiasco

I read this over at Think on These Things. Check it out, one of the best blog posts I’ve read in a while. There is no way to unify this country if people on both sides refuse to be in the same space as those with whom they disagree. It is fine to disagree and be...

Camp Wellstone, Pittsburgh, PA

The past weekend, I’ve had the privaledge to attend Wellstone Action!‘s fantastic campaign training, Camp Wellstone. As a longtime admirer of late Senator Paul Wellstone’s Senate and organizing career, I’ve always wanted to attend Camp...

Platts – Take a Stand!

Last night was the grand culmination of all our efforts here in York, Pennsylvania, when we finally held our Take a Stand Town Hall meeting at the Yorktowne Hotel in York, Pennslyvania. For some reason, the press release that national sent out to the media said that...

Iraq Summer Update

Well, its been far too long. So, let me fill you in on whats been happening here on Iraq Summer in Central Pennsylvania. Me and my partner, Eric Mosinger, have been thrown into a tough, but not impossible, situation. The summerlong campaign started back in mid June,...

Targetting Rep. Todd Platts

I’ve moved in and settled down here in Harrisburg, PA, the capitol of the keystone state, Pennsylvania. And it’s been a crazy week of work, from canvassing, to signing up people at events, to much much more.Therefore, I’ve been too busy to do much...

Onwards to Pennsylvania

My Iraq Summer placement is here, I’m moving to Pennslyvania to most likely work in the 19th District, to get Representative Todd Platts to come out against the war. I’ll post to you how effective I find Iraq Summer to be, and tell you what my first taste...