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TAKE ACTION NOW! Condemn Senators Who Voted Against Preventing Violence Against Women


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Cal
- 676 days ago - forcechange.com
Condemn the 22 Republican senators who voted against a bill that denounces violence against women



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Judy C. (101)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:11 am
Signed. Thanks Cal.
 

Naoko I. (260)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:54 am
Noted and signed. Thanks for the post Cal.
 

Arild Warud (170)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 2:50 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Ben Oscarsito (358)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:07 am
Done!
 

Bartlomiej T. (307)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:56 am
Signed. Thank you, Cal.
 

Nicole W. (644)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 4:39 am
signed and shared, thank you Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 4:58 am
Signed, thanks Cal...but would really like to do more.....
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:42 am
signed and noted
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:41 am
S&N
 

Maggie Kearns (7)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:48 am
N & S Thanks Cal!
 

. (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 7:27 am
Signed and Noted.
 

Anna Undebeck (205)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:33 am
N & S. thanks Cal
 

Elizabeth M. (68)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:50 am
N/S with thanks Cal. These 22 Republicans should be ashamed - I imagine that most of them are married, and maybe have daughters. The Violence Against Women Act is so important and should be the same in every state.
 

Danny M. (90)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:54 am
Signed. Thank you, Cal!
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:55 am
Signed. Maybe they couldn't sign because their knuckles were sore from taking out their agression on women?
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:55 am
Signed. Maybe they couldn't sign because their knuckles were sore from taking out their agression on women?
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:00 am
noted + signed
 

Alana H. (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:00 am
Signed. Thanks.
 

Jude Hand (59)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:05 am
Signed, tx.
 

Barbara D. (79)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:11 am
SO SN&S!! Your signature has been recorded. Idiots!! Thank you, Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:15 am
signed yesterday, cal. thnx
 

Paul Girardin (126)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:24 am
Signed and noted!
 

Louise D. (38)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:04 am
Signed and noted - I am pretty sure the Senators haven't got a backbone when challenged and their views appear to be mostly limited to whining about the "feminazis" or "femtards" on the Internet.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:05 am
Isn't this what elections are for?
 

Gene Jacobson (256)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:13 am
Signed, noted and never forgotten.
 

Sheila D. (26)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:22 am
Noted and signed. Thanks Cal.
 

Kathleen B. (37)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 11:19 am
so who had the nerve to vote against over 50% of the population?
They better forget about re-election.
 

James Maynard (68)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 11:42 am
So very signed. Thanks Cal.
 

Natasha Salgado (579)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:10 pm
Noted and signed with sadness,thanks Cal.
 

Barbara K. (75)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:23 pm
Anyone who has a senator who voted against the VAWA should be sure to boot him out at first opportunity. You can do better than that one. Petition signed, luckily both of mine have always voted FOR it.
 

Robert Tomlinson (65)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:28 pm
Signed & Noted!
 

Sharon F. (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 12:38 pm
Signed. Those 22 should get 'pink slips' in the next election!!!!!
 

Debra Van Way (12)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:05 pm
Signed and noted with thanks.
 

Bill and Katie D. (90)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 1:41 pm
i don't know how they can sleep at nite, wha tif it had happened to their mother's or sister's?? Shame on them. And they are supposed ot be representing us??? Get them OUT!!!!!
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 2:13 pm
Signed.
 

Ellen Kent (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 2:34 pm
Done
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 2:40 pm
Signed & noted. Much thanks, Cal.
 

Sue D. (150)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 2:46 pm
Signed and noted, with enthusiasm!
 

Aaron Bouchard (145)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:07 pm
Signed and noted thanks
 

Rebecca Y. (26)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:19 pm
Would love to hand deliver the signatures! I imagine these are the same 22 idiots that think all teachers should carry a gun and they support the NRA's every American should have access to assault weapons! When will we ever get people in Washington DC...in our government who really care about all of the American people?
 

Birgit W. (152)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 3:54 pm
Signed. Thank you
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 4:02 pm
I hope everyone is paying attention to who these senators are. They must have been terribly neglected as a child.
Signed.
 

Natalie V. (27)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 4:23 pm
noted / signed
 

Roxy H. (334)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:51 pm
Well, should be proud of Wisconsin, they Voted This Down.... BUT!!! Jumped right on the band wagon to ACCEPT Payments FOR the womens abuse rights to gather it as leverage for the DNA push for the Walker and the Republicans in the full power no-grid lock here...yes.... They can use it as a new against civil rights action... all riding on the backs of voting it down, but turning it for their own greedy benefit! isnt this some bullshit? Not going for women at all, But they lying about it and Sticking it to the Taxpayers and against Civil Rights! at the cost of 168,000 people illegally DNA tested without being proven guilty ...just arrest someone and then DNA test them.... held without bond... then charge the USA Taxpayers and The State of Wisconsin and Governor Walker Gets Paid by YOU ALL.... yea.... maybe you might want to speak out?
 

Roxy H. (334)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 5:53 pm
I already sick of paying in to him...but this time...it is coming out of YOUR POCKET
 

SusanAWAY Allen (219)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:12 pm
signed and shared
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 6:15 pm
I'm with Becky.....I'd LOVE to slap the petition into each of their hands!
 

Mitchell D. (132)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 7:21 pm
Signed and noted.
By the way, when you are at ForceChange, check out the petition about the Westboro Baptist Un-Church.
 

John B. (122)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 7:33 pm
Thanks Cal for the link. Signed and noted.
 

Thomas P. (468)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 7:59 pm
Noted and signed...thanks Cal. For the record, the 22 senators (all of whom are republicans) and the states they supposedly represent are as follows:
Barrasso (R-WY)
Blunt (R-MO)
Boozman (R-AR)
Coburn (R-OK)
Cornyn (R-TX)
Cruz (R-TX)
Enzi (R-WY)
Graham (R-SC)
Grassley (R-IA)
Hatch (R-UT)
Inhofe (R-OK)
Johanns (R-NE)
Johnson (R-WI)
Lee (R-UT)
McConnell (R-KY)
Paul (R-KY)
Risch (R-ID)
Roberts (R-KS)
Rubio (R-FL)
Scott (R-SC)
Sessions (R-AL)
Thune (R-SD)

If either of them runs for President in 2016, keep the votes cast by Marco Rubio (R-FL) and John Thune (R-SD) in mind.
 

lee e. (114)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:02 pm
Signed -- 22 god damned old white a-holes who are still allowed to represent the "people of the US" -- what a rerehensible group of people - they don't deserve a used piece of toilet paper to honor them!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 8:44 pm
signed
 

Colleen L. (2)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 9:10 pm
Petition signed. What does it take for these idiots to understand? Wonder how they'd feel if it was one of these relatives? Thanks Cal
 

Susanne R. (249)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:18 pm
Signed and noted. Great point, Thomas P. I believe that both Marco Rubio and Rand Paul have expressed an interest in becoming the next Republican presidential candidate. I hope they do end up running --not for the presidency-- but from hundreds of thousands of women have decided to run them out of town!
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:25 pm
Noted and signed thanks
 

Stuart Thomas (519)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 10:37 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted.

Thanks Cal.
 

Lynn Squance (219)
Sunday February 17, 2013, 11:25 pm
Signed!

Hey ladies, anyone want to dress as Amazon warriors and storm the senate chamber while in session? Gents, you're welcome to join in too!

Failing that, there is always railway tyes, tar and feathers --- chicken feathers to make them look like the dumb clucks they are!
 

Ram Reddy (7)
Monday February 18, 2013, 1:44 am
Noted
 

Lauren Goldman (0)
Monday February 18, 2013, 1:49 am
These are the cretins behind the War on Women (which they say doesn’t exist). They are also the morons who arrogantly think that they should have any say in women’s health issues (specifically reproductive decisions), even though they are the cause of the problems. What we really need to do is simply vote all of the sperm dispensers out of office, and get some sanity in government.
 

AWAY TILL NEXT YEAR (101)
Monday February 18, 2013, 1:52 am
SIgned. Thanks for presenting.
 

Ludger W. (72)
Monday February 18, 2013, 2:20 am
done
 

. (0)
Monday February 18, 2013, 3:52 am
Signed!!! It really is appalling when it has to be politics over peoples' lives all the time. They really have lost sight on why they are there. They only see the money that is available in their eyes and forget who put them there.
 

Patrick Donovan (319)
Monday February 18, 2013, 8:43 am
As least one commenter has already said:

VOTE!

Plus, don't just vote but help your family and friends to vote. These troglobites only stay in office because people vote for them.
 

Lloyd H. (46)
Monday February 18, 2013, 9:18 am
You can condemn them all you want but they will not even be embarrassed. Nor will any of the Repug/Tea Bagged in the House from Cantor on down who are to smart and gutless to leave their finger prints on a No Vote by simply refusing to bring the bill to the floor at all. They are believers in their Theo-fascist misogyny, homophobia and ethnic separatism and VAWA is in direct conflict with their Bible Humping lack of brains.
 

Ro H. (0)
Monday February 18, 2013, 9:28 am
ty
 

jo M. (3)
Monday February 18, 2013, 10:20 am
Hmm, would like to know why they voted against it instead of just mindlessly signing a petition. I fail to understand why women need such extra protections anyway. Makes us seem like a bunch of helpless wussies who can't take care of ourselves. Not to mention the sexual discrimination involved.
 

Jim Phillips (3202)
Monday February 18, 2013, 11:47 am
Petition signed.

Those 22 senators should have their entrails ripped out, burnt and fed to the buzzards.
Then, their carcasses taken behind the woodshed to the outhouse and have it dumped
into the crapper to rot slowly forever.

rubio, supposedly a potential golden boy of the g o p puke party, drinker on TV of "hydration" fluids,
did not sign this. The women voters need to remember his "nay" vote on the Violence Against Women Act.

Ty, Cal.
.
 

Linda Rust (72)
Monday February 18, 2013, 12:10 pm
Thanks Cal. I've signed so many petitions regarding this issue. Will it make a difference? The only thing these people understand is campaign donations from big corporations and gerrymandering voting districts so that they can stay in office and continue to wield their power no matter what! Joe Biden said that in his world travels as V.P. he spoke with leaders all around the world who considered the U.S. to be their role model when it came to women's rights issues. We need to get this country back on track, I'm so ashamed to see this bill floundering in Congress.
 

Lisa Neste (710)
Monday February 18, 2013, 2:00 pm
Your signature has been recorded.
 

Nikki B. (129)
Monday February 18, 2013, 2:43 pm
Thanks Cal. Signed and noted.
 

Cheriann P. (17)
Monday February 18, 2013, 2:45 pm
Noted and signed. L♡ve ☮ Peace.
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Monday February 18, 2013, 6:12 pm
Noted, signed, twittered and google shared. Thanks Cal.
 

Shirley B. (5)
Monday February 18, 2013, 6:23 pm
signed.ty
 

LMj Sunshine (144)
Monday February 18, 2013, 7:46 pm
Done!!
 

Gloria H. (88)
Monday February 18, 2013, 8:04 pm
signed. Would love to do a face to face with these cockroaches!
 

Esther Z. (96)
Monday February 18, 2013, 8:24 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Fran away F. (117)
Monday February 18, 2013, 11:07 pm
Signed to protest the votes of the 22 anti-woman pro-abuse senators! Thanks, Cal.
 

Robert O. (12)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 12:50 am
Action taken. Thanks Cal.
 

Bmr Reddy (8)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 1:08 am
Noted
 

Ro H. (0)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 5:19 am
Shame, shame, shame
 

Suheyla C. (228)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 5:04 pm
Thanks
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Wednesday February 20, 2013, 7:26 am
Done... I just don´t understand ;(
 
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