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Kathleen Turner Motivates Me

This in my inbox this morning:

A message from

Kathleen Turner

For every dollar you contribute to PFAW today, I’m committed, along with several of my colleagues, to provide a matching dollar.

–Kathleen Turner

Dear Kathryn,

Tomorrow we vote. And it’s about more than who wins what races – it’s about what we stand for. I, for one, will be voting to stand for our American rights and freedoms.

But I’m doing more than that, and I hope you will too. I’m pledging my support in these last crucial hours to People For the American Way’s efforts to get out the vote and support candidates and initiatives that safeguard the principles of our Constitution.

For every dollar you contribute to PFAW today, I’m committed, along with several of my colleagues, to provide a matching dollar. Your $25 will become $50 in these final hours. Your $50 will become $100 to stop right-wing attempts to take away our civil liberties and help fight anti-gay ballot initiatives. Your $250 will become $500 to help get out the progressive vote.

Please join me in making as large a gift as you possibly can to People For the American Way right now.

Together, we are more powerful. Together, our dollars in these final hours add up to more progressive Americans like you and me going to the polls TOMORROW to oppose further rollbacks in our rights. Together, we represent a formidable force against the Radical Right!

This is a defining moment for our country. As an American, I’m committed to doing everything I can to ensure the country I wake up to on Wednesday morning is a better one than it is today. Please join me in making a defining commitment, an especially generous contribution to People For today.

I’m pulling out the stops to take bold action in the final hours of this election season because I want to live in country I can be proud of again. I’m sick and tired of watching extreme right wing zealots try to define our values and our policies. If you are sick and tired too, please make one last effort NOW to make this election count with a secure online donation. Remember my colleagues and I will match your donation dollar for dollar.

Thank you for joining me in this important effort. And, please get to the polls early tomorrow and do everything you can to encourage your friends and family to vote!

Kathleen Turner

On behalf of People For the American Way

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