“Last Sunday, a 7.2 earthquake shook Turkey, and the death toll has risen to more than 430 people. Many others are injured or missing – or have lost their homes or businesses.”—
Want to take action to support the relief efforts going on in Turkey as well as help prepare your own community for the possibility of a future quake?3 ways you can help right now:
“He wants another stimulus. He wants to hire more government workers. He says we need more fireman, more policeman, more teachers. Did he not get the message of Wisconsin? The American people did. It’s time for us to cut back on government and help the American people.”—
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (via @mattyglesias)
One of the components of the American Jobs Act that Obama continues to demand that Republicans pass would invest $35 billion in federal funds to keep cops, firefighters, and teachers on the job. Republicans, Romney included, oppose this plan.
Mitt, meet Sandy.