Hurricane Harvey is hammering the people of Texas right now and the rainfall that will continue for days is set to push the boundaries of catastrophic flooding to levels our nation has never seen. Tens of thousands are already in shelters, countless more are in need of evacuation, billions of dollars of damage has already occurred, and sadly, this saga is just beginning for the people of the Lone Star State.
In one of the grassroots political groups I follow on Facebook, a member posed the following question in light of the recent NJ government shut down and specifically about Governor Christie...
"This may be a loaded question, but what has NJ done to deserve 8 years of this man? We need everyone actively engaged in voter registration and voter turnout efforts in the future!"
I thought it was an important question to ask and I answered with the following:
An honest answer to this question...
As Pride month comes to a close today, I would like to take the time to both reflect and lay out a call to action for NJ’s LGBT+ community and their allies with regard to the Congressional leadership in NJ’s Fourth Congressional district.