Medicare for All Wonky Chart

Take a look at this chart with ALL the healthcare proposals except Joe Biden’s. Download the pdf for the whole thing. Source of chart: https://www.kff.org/interactive/compare-medicare-for-all-public-plan-proposals/

M4A with Wendell Potter

Reclaiming our Democracy and the Truth about Medicare for All with Wendell Potter @ Unitarian Universalist Church of the Lehigh Valley, 424 Center Street, Bethlehem. Friday, July 26 at 6pm (meet and greet), 7pm (film and discussion). https://www.facebook.com/events/1926688027431715/

Register on your Phone

Go to Pennsylvania’s online portal www.votespa.com and get registered! Then tell all your friends to get registered! If you will be 18 on day of the election, Nov. 5th, you can register now! You have until 30 days before the election. (You can also download a paper form and drive it in to the Lehigh…

Who Is Emmaus 2?

We are a voting precinct boundaried by Harrison Street, Main Street and Fifth Street. Note we have six precincts in Emmaus. Our polls are at 333 Ridge Avenue, on the 4th Street side. Each precinct/district in Lehigh County has two precinct committee people from each party. Our precinct won for Clinton in the 2016 election,…

Where to Vote

We vote at the 333 Ridge Building, in the small annex off 4th Street. There‚Äôs parking all along 4th Street. There is a long accessibility ramp for mobility impaired people and wheelchairs. If you park on Ridge, you can access the start of the ramp at the corner of Ridge and 4th. I think this…

Following Susan Wild

Susan’s Work in the U.S. House Jul 18 :::Voted for the Raise the Wage Act, landmark legislation to gradually increase the federal minimum wage to $15 over six years and restore the value of work in our economy by lifting struggling workers and their families out of poverty. Jun 5:::Sent letter to Senate Majority Leader…

2020

Who is running in the presidential race for 2020? Or more accurately, who isn’t running? It is early to consider who will get our primary vote, but not too early to start thinking about (1) Where each candidate stands on the issues, (2) What each candidate’s track record is up until now, and (3) What…

How We Voted in the Last General Election

Emmaus Precinct #2 had more than 750 voters go to the polls in the 2018 midterm election. That is a 63% turnout which is WONDERFUL! And we elected all our candidates except Andy Lee, who only missed by a hair. My guess is that many Republicans voted Democratic this time but thought they would keep…