Dear followers: I’ve been staying close to home recuperating, though not entirely sedentary. Last night I attended a seminar on voting rights, or voting suppression, in NY State. Imagine my chagrin upon finding out that we are equally restrictive in access to the polls as many other States facing litigation today. As far as I’m … More Joyce AmericaSpeaks Periscope @11am Voting rights is everyone’s responsibility. Act now! Run for office.
I was wrong. I, like many of you, thought my vote didn’t count. I threw away my vote. Now that Donald Trump has been elected with the backing of 80% of the GOP and has succeeded in passing egregious laws against the citizens of these United States, I’m angry at myself for not doing more … More The Voice of Joyce:#EveryVoteCounts ‘Democracy “ for 2018. Happy New Year message
Sometimes you have to use leverage and fight for what’s right. There is nothing more important than saving Democracy and the rule of Law. This is step one and my 2 cents! The debt ceiling is being voted on 12/22. Democrats should refuse to raise the debt ceiling , if the following … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Want a Christmas present? Tell the Democrats in Congress to shut down government, if the following demands aren’t met! Read on…
Dear followers: Before I launch into my Blog Post, expressing my thoughts and the experts’ thoughts on the latest Bill before Congress, I direct your attention to the collaborative political cartoons above, drawn by Justin Weingartner in 2015. We saw our “State of Inequality” and we were alarmed by the influence of money in politics. … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Monday: Scrapping over the Public Purse!
Want to get rid of Trump and those who enable him? It is easy. Stop playing their game. What do I mean? Trump likes chaos. He is unstoppable when it comes to dispensing executive orders, travel bans or inciting class warfare. Therefore, “We the People” must be relentless as well. Each of you must continue … More Joyce America Speaks Periscope @11am Want to be rid of Trump? Let me count the ways!
Dear followers, as I was thinking about today’s column, I was dismayed by the new assaults on our Freedoms and Democracy. With so many Moderates leaving Congress, I have felt discouraged. Thank goodness that Susan Collins and Diane Feinstein are both going to run again. They represent our “better angels”. It is tough to … More JoyceAmericaSpeaks Periscope Monday @11am. A People’s President in 2020. The time has come…
Dear followers: These are the statistics to back up some of your questions on the effects of the Trump Tax Cuts ! TRUMP’S TAX REFORM I do hope you finds these slides helpful. Say No to this Agenda. We have solutions and long term planning, no time for delusional thinking! There is no … More The Voice of Joyce: Back up slides for Posts on : Tax Cuts! The ACA & Puerto Rico Response time for aid; timelines!