I personally am not going to forget this vote to continue
funding for the illegal, illadvised and incompetently orchestrated
war against the people of Iraq.
Here are the Senators who voted against the Iraq Supplement funding bill
Boxer (D-CA), Nay
Clinton (D-NY), Nay
Coburn (R-OK), Nay
Dodd (D-CT), Nay
Enzi (R-WY), Nay
Feingold (D-WI), Nay
Johnson (D-SD), Not Voting
Kennedy (D-MA), Nay
Kerry (D-MA), Nay
Leahy (D-VT), Nay
Obama (D-IL), Nay
Sanders (I-VT), Nay
Schumer (D-NY), Not Voting
Thomas (R-WY), Not Voting
Whitehouse (D-RI), Nay
Wyden (D-OR), Nay
Since I live in Texas, I am going to copy the Texas nays here.
For a full list click here and pull down the vote for your state.
Nay: Lloyd Doggett, Al Green, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Eddie Johnson, Ron Paul
The minimum wage will go up to $5.80 something.
And here is the view from Camp Casey.
* Image from The Skinny
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Susan Bright is the author of nineteen books of poetry. She is the editor of Plain View Press which since 1975 has published one-hundred-and-ninety books. Her work as a poet, publisher, activist and educator has taken her all over the United States and abroad. Her most recent book, The Layers of Our Seeing, is a collection of poetry, photographs and essays about peace done in collaboration with photographer Alan Pogue and Middle Eastern journalist, Muna Hamzeh.
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