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Trump has already tried once to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, and efforts to discredit the investigation have reached a fever pitch. A national rapid response effort is planned should Trump succeed in firing Mueller, with protest locations prepared all over Maine.
QUICK ACTION: Find the location nearest you, and demand that our MoC co-sponsor legislation to protect Mueller’s investigation.
Republican legislators in Augusta are again thwarting the will of the voters by rushing through a reduction of the minimum wage and an ageist sub-minimum wage for teens. The bill recently passed out of committee and is headed to the House floor.
QUICK ACTION: Contact your local reps and demand that they keep their hands off Mainers’ paychecks!
Elections in November and December put the nation on notice and showed what we can accomplish when we put our heads together and our boots on the ground.
QUICK ACTION: Read and be inspired by these 2017 election victories, and learn about programs that can train you to run for office.
Deadly loopholes in our federal gun laws allow stalkers and domestic abusers to have guns simply because they are not married to their victims, even though women are just as likely to be killed by a dating partner as by a spouse.
QUICK ACTION: Ask your MoC to sign on as co-sponsors to legislation that will close “The Boyfriend Loophole” (S.1539 in the Senate and H.R. 3207 in the House).
Social media is a terrific tool for sharing our views and concerns, but we sometimes only reach like-minded people. Learn to transform those concerns into a letter to the editor so that you can reach a more diverse audience in your community. We’ll help you!read more
Suit Up Maine leaders recently took a trip to Washington DC to meet with policy staffers of our Members of Congress (well, at least three of them). We asked them to give us some insight and tips into the very best ways constituents can convey their concerns to their reps, and know that they are being heard. Have a look at what they told us.read more
Want to know how to effectively fight Trump’s messaging on social media? Here are our Top 5 do’s and don’ts, including when it is appropriate to use the term “numb as a hake.”read more
Tracking every action the GOP and Trump take to weaken our nation is overwhelming. Let Suit Up Maine help you focus on the issue(s) that matters most to you and be a part of our action-generating juggernaut by joining one of our working groups.read more