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 you:
I just got a list of everyone who’s pitching in to build Organizing for Action — and it looks like you’re not part of it.
Here’s the record we have for this exact email address:
— Organizing for Action member: No
— Suggested donation today: $5
So here I am, on the Sunday morning of the biggest deadline we’ve faced as a young organization, and I’m asking you, earnestly and directly:
Please chip in $5 or more to build OFA today:
We have so many big fights we want to take on, and what we do depends on the resources we have at midnight tonight.
I hope you’ll help.
Organizing for Action
The e-mail’s subject line: “Is this a mistake?”
“Don’t think we’re not keeping score, brother.” — President Barack Obama, April 2009.