Craft your policy position, from the heart In preparation for April’s member meeting where we’ll break into small groups to prepare and practice articulating our viewpoints, we’d like everyone to pick one topic that they’re most passionate about and spend some time reflecting on it. Please take a moment to think about your own personal […]Read more "Homework Time!"
What’s your favorite civic action tool? We’re all feeling called to up our civic engagement levels these days, right? And thank goodness there are people out there sharing their talents with us to make this as easy as one, two, three! Check out member favorites here and find an easy way to tackle an action […]Read more "Daily, bite-sized actions"
Like many others across northwestern Wisconsin, members of Polk Burnett Indivisible are struggling to figure out how proposed changes in the nation’s health care law might affect them. The group is hoping to hear directly from Representative Sean Duffy during the next congressional recess at the end of April. Duffy, a steadfast supporter of President […]Read more "PBI Confronts a Changing Health Care Landscape"
PBI member, Jeff, has started an important petition. Consider signing today! Wisconsin is rich in fresh water resources. These waters, which are the common property of all citizens, are under attack by interests intent on exploiting them for economic gain or personal profit. We demand that Sen. Harsdorf and Rep. Jarchow take all necessary steps to […]Read more "Sign the Petition"
As most of you know, Sean Duffy held a town hall this morning at Ready Randy’s restaurant south of New Richmond in St. Croix County. Most of us didn’t know about it until last night. Even the email announcement circulated by the St. Croix Republicans chair didn’t go out until yesterday. The event was not […]Read more "Duffy’s Town Hall (St. Croix County)"
TOWN HALL MEETING with Sean Duffy in New Richmond TOMORROW! Where: Ready Randy’s at 1492 131st Street in New Richmond When: Monday, February 27 from 10 to 11 AM (Please be there by 8:30 AM) Who: You and everyone you know who wants to talk with Congressman Duffy!Read more "Sean Duffy Town Hall"
PBI gathered a small group, big on personality, to demonstrate an appeal to be heard by our hard-to-reach elected officials. The group was welcomed by local law enforcement and enjoyed “greeting” all of the event guests with their signs, smiles, and waves as they arrived at the annual Lincoln Day Dinner (Polk County Combined with St Croix […]Read more "Rallies & Visits"
Members of Polk Burnett Indivisible (PBI) were busy this past week contacting their representatives to urge them to vote against the nominees for Attorney General and head of the Environmental Protection Agency. Despite overwhelming opposition in calls to his office, Senator Ron Johnson voted to approve Jeff Sessions for AG and Scott Pruitt as EPA […]Read more "Local Indivisible Group has Busy Week"
Kim MacDonald Butler shared notes from Ron Johnson’s tele-town hall on Feb. 16, 2017. Thanks to Laura Hoffmann Stratte of Forward Action Wisconsin Network (FAWN) Question from Daniel – has pre existing spinal condition. Unable to get insurance before ACA. What is the Republican plan? Why haven’t they come up with any plan over the […]Read more "Ron Johnson holds last minute tel-town hall"