Dear fellow citizens of the last continental colony,
Have you ever told your boss you were taking 1/3 of a day off?
Hereâ€™s your chance.
Next Thursday (2/15/07) if you have any extra love for DC left in you from Valentines Day, take one-third of a day off work to lobby for one-third representation in Congress with DC Vote’s “Congress Day”
Come and tell Congress what it’s like to live in America when you are forced to sit at the back of the bus of Democracy……….
Congress Day 2007
Join DC Vote, our coalition partners, Mayor Adrian Fenty,
Chairman Vincent Gray, elected officials and other citizen
advocates as we educate members of Congress to support
DC voting rights.
Where: Cannon Caucus Room, (Room 345)
Cannon House Office Building
Independence & New Jersey Ave., SE
(Closest Metro Stop: Capitol South)
When: Thursday, February 15, 2007
– 8:30 AM: Meet for continental breakfast
– 9:00 AM: Welcoming remarks from Mayor Fenty, Chairman
Gray and others
– 9:30 AMâ€“Noon: Congressional visits
Please RSVP by e-mail to email@example.com with
your contact information including a telephone number.
If you have questions, please call Eugene D. Kinlow
at 202.462.6000 x13 or https://www.dcvote.org
In preparation for the
impossible success of Congress Day, I have redesigned DC Vote’s logo accordingly:
Related to this graphic…
People who are interested in taking the other 2/3â€™s of the day off work should consider visiting some Senators. They might not have received many valentines from DC residents the day prior and could probably use the love too.
Here are some recent video clips to watch, if you are interested:
â€¢ FOX NEWS
â€¢ ABC NEWS
â€¢ TRAVEL CHANNEL
A version of this was sent out to quite a few neighborhood listserves and some of my friends….