This race is in the most Republican congressional district in Ohio, yest there's only 5 points between the two candidates and it can be won on the ground. If anyone is interested in going to help anytime between now and Tuesday (election day) the DNC will send you money for gas and give you housing.
For more info contact either firstname.lastname@example.org or Jon Unger, 813-789-1547.
Paul Hackett is an Iraq Vet and the Republicans are Swift-Boating him as you read this. He can use your help!
***PROGRESSIVE BEERS ***
FRIDAY JULY 296pm
Church Brew Works
3525 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, Pa. 15201
Join Pat Clark and your Pittsburgh progressive friends at the favorite democratic watering hole -- the Church Brew Works. Just an informal gathering to have fun and share information about what is happening in in politics.
***INDYVOTER.ORG CONVENTION IN PITTSBURGH NEXT WEEKEND***
Once again Pittsburgh is in the spotlight. The League of independent voters is coming to Pittsburgh for their 2nd Annual convention.
There are a ton of activities that will be going on as part of this and it's also a great way to learn more organizing skills and meet with other activists from around the country.
Visit http://www.indyvoter.org/ for more information.
There will be daily workshops and evening events at the Shadow Lounge and the Firehouse Lounge.
Even if you can't attend all weekend - you can stop by for one of the evening events:
THUR. 8/4 7pm
Screening of "Streetfight" - a documentary about the 2002 Newark Mayoral race.
Fri. 8/5 9pm
Open Mic @ Shadow Lounge
5972 Baum Blvd. East Liberty
No Cover, donations accepted
Sat. 8/6 10pm
Afterparty at the Firehouse Lounge
2216 Penn Ave, Strip District