Organizing for Action: You Didn’t Forget to Donate, Did You?
This e-mailed fundraising message from Organizing for Action is best read in a Joe Pesci voice, with several large guys with broken noses in pinstriped suits punching their palms behind him and scoping out your home as he talks:
Psst. Obama Stopped Talking About Gun Control.
Here is the entirety of what President Obama said about guns in his two appearances at events for Organizing for Action last night:
At the “OFA Dinner”:
Obviously, the scourge of gun violence is something that we still have …
Organizing for Action: Cough It Up, Tightwad.
No NSA records were used in the research for this BarackObama.com fundraising message; it just feels that way. Jon Carson, executive director of Organizing for Action, wants you to know he and his staff have been checking up on …
USA Today Poll: Support for New Gun-Control Law ‘Ebbing’
The Tuesday edition of the Morning Jolt features a look at some utterly inappropriate responses to the Boston bombing, some polling news that probably depressed the folks at the Huffington Post, a graphic for those who don’t want the immigration …
Website Fails for Conference Call to Insist Website Is Getting Fixed
Some supporters who tried to log in to hear President Obama defend his embattled health care law on Monday night were unable to hear him because the website of the group behind the call, Organizing for Action, failed to …
In 2001, McAuliffe Wanted Democrats to Drop Gun Control
I wonder how many gun-control backers know that the Democrats’ candidate for governor in Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, wanted his party to drop its support of gun control after George W. Bush’s election victory in 2000:
By the middle of 2001, ditching gun …
Organizing for Action, Fundraising Off Gun Control Again
Organizing for Action sends out another e-mail on the topic of gun control — even though the legislation is kaput for the foreseeable future.
An interesting line: “In politics, there are two kinds of people: Those who say they’re going …
How Much Influence Does Organizing for Action Have in Red States?
If this really comes to pass, I will be surprised:
Jon Carson, executive director of Organizing for Action, told the Los Angeles Times / Tribune Washington Bureau on Thursday that the group will train its resources against the 45 senators who opposed …