Quote of the day:
Democracy is the bludgeoning of the people, by the people, for the people. -- Oscar Wilde
Subject: RTBA Round-up
* "Read the Bills" coalition grows again * Downsize DC grows by one -- the slow way * Doomsday deadline * Delegate parties meet
"Read the Bills Act" Coalition:
Three more websites have joined the "Read the Bills Act" Coalition. Check them out . . .
If you are a talk show host or organization, or have a website or blog, you can join too.
The instructions are HERE.
It's as easy as adding an RTBA button, banner, or tower-ad to your website. You can get one HERE.
Downsize DC grows by one -- the slow way:
Our Programmer, Robert O’Gwynn, is now a father. Audrey Rune was born Wednesday, March 21 at 8:57 PM Central time. She was 6 lbs 15 ounces, and 21” long. Congratulations Robert!
There are only 7 days left for us to meet our March buget. The balance we need to raise is $5,694. Please help us. You can contribute HERE."Read the Bills" Delegate Parties set to meet next week:
You can attend if one of the meetings below is near you, or start your own Delegate Party in your local area. Many areas already have members signed up, but no organizer. We need more organizers! You can see if there are people signed up in your district HERE (link removed, as RTBA meetups are no more).
New York City "Read the Bills Meetup" -- Monday March 26 - 7:00 PM Cafe Deville, 103 Third Avenue, (at 13th and 3rd - Manhattan), New York, NY 10003 Organizer – Ron Moore http://rtba.meetup.com/12/?gj=sj10
A BRAND NEW GROUP…
The Chillicothe "Read The Bills Act" Meetup Group Monday, March 26, 2007 – 7:00 PM Tim Hortons, 1020 N Bridge St Chillicothe Ohio 45601, Chillicothe , OH 45601 Organizer – Floyd Hauck http://rtba.meetup.com/13/?gj=sj10 Cuyahoga Falls "Read the Bills Act" Delegate’s Party Monday March 26 – 7:00 PM El Meson, 657 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221 Organizers – Jim Babka and Rick Wiggins http://rtba.meetup.com/2/?gj=sj10 The Sierra Vista Read The Bills Act Meetup Group Monday, Mar 26, 2007 – 7:00 PM The Davis Residence, 4508 E Camino Segundo, Sierra Vista, AZ 85650 http://rtba.meetup.com/4/?gj=sj10 Fresno "Read the Bills Act" Meetup Tuesday, April 3, 2007 – 7:00 PM Bobby Salazar's, 2839 N Blackstone, Fresno , CA 93703 Organizer – Michael Varin http://rtba.meetup.com/9/?gj=sj10
Thank your for being a DC Downsizer!
Perry Willis, Communications Director, DownsizeDC.org, Inc.