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Tell Congress: Pass the Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Stop the Militarizing Law Enforcement Ac, Section 1033, NDAA, war zone, police )

Dandelion
- 126 days ago - dailykos.com
Section 1033 of a military spending bill passed in 1996 allows the Pentagon to give "surplus war material" to local police departments. As a direct result, we see situations like what we saw in Ferguson. Please sign Petition.



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JL A. (276)
Friday August 15, 2014, 6:58 pm
signed earlier; thanks for posting Dandelion.
another one at:
http://org.salsalabs.com/o/161/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=16312
 

AniMae Chi (432)
Friday August 15, 2014, 7:10 pm
Signed
Signatures
2863 of 25000

Also signed JL A's
Thank you for taking action to prevent the further militarizing of policing in the United States.

Thanx Dandelion
 

Fran away F. (117)
Friday August 15, 2014, 7:45 pm
Signed both petition in opposition to the deadly and insidious trend of militarizing law enforcement. Thank you, Dandelion and JL.
 

Dandelion G. (384)
Friday August 15, 2014, 7:57 pm
Thanks JL A I placed it upon the news, important that we all sign these petitions and speak out to our leaders this needs to ratchet down. Live link below.
Stop Militarizing The Police The 2nd Petition
 

Mary T. (321)
Friday August 15, 2014, 9:00 pm
Thank you Dandelion - signed and noted
 

Ben Oscarsito (355)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 3:47 am
Signed, and signed!
 

Natasha Salgado (576)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 9:58 am
Signed-thx Dandelion
 

Natasha Salgado (576)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 10:00 am
Signed-thx Dandelion
 

jess b (24)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 11:56 am
done, ty Dandelion
 

LaurenAWAY Kozen (163)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 12:07 pm
Noted & Signed. Thanks Sheryl.
 

A F. (132)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 12:41 pm
done, thank you
 

Pat B. (354)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 12:58 pm
Thank you, signed.
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 2:01 pm
Glad to sign. Noted. Many thanks, Dandelion.
 

Erick Ehrhorn (3)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 2:06 pm
Signed. Hopefully it will do some good.
 

Richelle R. (62)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 2:11 pm
The problem is...man made the weapons and they were made for the purpose to kill. That's what guns and other weapons are used for. Who ever they are sold or given to, the people that get them are going to kill someone else. And it is going to happen wherever man have guns, bombs or any weapon. sad
 

Birgit W. (152)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 6:09 pm
Signed.
 

Mike H. (237)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 6:45 pm
Gladly signed
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 7:22 pm
Signed. I too hope it does some good. Thanks Dandelion.
 

Ros G. (86)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 7:32 pm
Thanks Dandelion...signed with pleasure
 

Edith B. (145)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 8:21 pm
noted and signed
 

Bonnie Lynn M. (1)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 9:27 pm
Both petitions signed. thank you
 

Inge Bjorkman (147)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 11:46 pm
Signed.

Love
 

Parsifal O. (102)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 11:54 pm
Gladly signed, thanks Dandelion

18 + The Freemasons Control the Police in the US
 

Dogan Ozkan (1)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 12:59 am
noted and signed
 

Arild Warud (170)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 3:47 am
Signed,thanks Sheryl.
 

Arlene C. (111)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 4:54 am
merci dandelion
 

Arlene C. (111)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 4:55 am
fait
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (44)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 5:14 am
Noted and signed. Thanks Dandelion.
 

Terrie Williams (773)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 7:09 am
Signed and shared in private email, noted.
 

Evanola Davis (83)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 9:16 am
Noted and signed. Thanks!
 

Parsifal O. (102)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 9:22 am

Pt 3
Ferguson: Emergency and Curfew Imposed
 

Stephen D. (45)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 11:20 am
signed. ty Dandelion
 

Lyn Z. (290)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 11:25 am
Thanks Dandelion, & SuSanne for fwd.. Noted & signed earlier
 

Krista Slavin (185)
Sunday August 17, 2014, 7:54 pm
Signed and noted
 

Henriette Matthijssen (148)
Monday August 18, 2014, 1:13 pm
I signed, Thanks Dandelion for posting!
 

Pat A. (116)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 11:30 pm
It is madness to give such arms to people who are not trained to deal with them - and who definitely don't seem to have the calmness and confidence needed by those who should operate such terrible weapons!
 

Brian M. (202)
Wednesday August 20, 2014, 7:48 am
The events of the past few weeks in Ferguson, MO have illustrated clearly for the American public that, when you arm and armor the police like storm troopers, then they act exactly like storm troopers. #PoliceBrutality #PoliceState #Gestapo
 

Dandelion G. (384)
Wednesday August 20, 2014, 8:01 am
It's madness alright Pat.....thanks all for taking the time to comment and sign if they were able.
 

john pierce (219)
Thursday August 21, 2014, 7:44 am
Signed. Thanks Dandelion.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (394)
Friday August 22, 2014, 7:43 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Dandelion.
 

Mandi T. (431)
Friday August 22, 2014, 9:45 pm
Signed
 

Joan McAllister (1064)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 12:43 am
N & S. Thanks Dandelion
 

Judy C. (100)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 1:32 pm
Signed. Thanks Dandelion.
 

Ashley heffner (457)
Sunday August 24, 2014, 11:25 am
Signed.
 

Gina Caracci (231)
Tuesday October 21, 2014, 8:08 pm
its only gonna get worse
 
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