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12/9/2017 | Published by: Splinter
12/9/2017

Passenger with ALS Calls Out Sen. Jeff Flake on Tax Vote, DACA

Passenger with ALS Calls Out Sen. Jeff Flake on Tax Vote, DACA

Arizona Republican Senator Jeff Flake recently has been masquerading as a Republican with a heart, someone willing to stand up to Donald Trump and others in the GOP whose lack of principles is...

12/9/2017 | Splinter | Civic Engagement

Aboard flight, dad battling ALS pleads with Sen. Jeff Flake to vote no on tax bill

A 33-year-old father battling ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, was flying home last week after traveling to Washington, D.C., to protest the tax bill when he came face-to-face with one of...

12/9/2017 | USA Today | Civic Engagement

JPMorgan Chase Is Funding and Profiting From Private Immigration Prisons

One of America's largest banks, JPMorgan Chase, is quietly financing the immigration detention centers that have detained an average of 26,240 people per day through July 2017, according to a new ...

12/8/2017 | Alternet | Civic Engagement

"You Can Save My Life": Traveling on Same Plane, Man With ALS Confronts Sen. Flake Over GOP Tax Bill

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) boarded a plane leaving Washington, D.C. on Thursday, less than a week after voting for a tax bill that could result in devastating cuts to disability programs.

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12/8/2017 | Common Dreams | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: ABC 15 Arizona
12/8/2017

Senator Jeff Flake won't make an ultimatum on DACA and tax bill

Senator Jeff Flake won't make an ultimatum on DACA and tax bill

In a video posted to Twitter Thursday night, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake appears on an airplane discussing the controversial tax reform bill and explaining why he won't force an ultimatum on a...

12/8/2017 | ABC 15 Arizona | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: Daily Kos
12/8/2017

Jeff Flake lies to a dying man about the impact of his tax bill vote

Jeff Flake lies to a dying man about the impact of his tax bill vote

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) doesn't have the monopoly in telling happy lies about the Republican tax bill in hoping constituents will let her off the hook. On a flight back to Arizona Thursday...

12/8/2017 | Daily Kos | Civic Engagement

In A Moving Dialogue, Disabled Activist Confronted Jeff Flake About Tax Bill On His Plane Ride Home

IN OCTOBER 2016, Ady Barkan — a California-based activist at the Center for Popular Democracy — was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Last year, he was going for long...

12/8/2017 | The Intercept | Civic Engagement

Man with Lou Gehrig’s disease makes emotional plea to Jeff Flake to vote down Trump’s tax plan

One of Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ)’s last major votes before retirement could be a death sentence for tens of thousands of Americans. One of them is Ady Barkan, a 33-year-old California father living...

12/8/2017 | ThinkProgress | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: The Hill
12/8/2017

Man with ALS confronts Flake on plane over tax bill vote

Man with ALS confronts Flake on plane over tax bill vote

A progressive activist who identified himself as diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) confronted Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) on an airplane this week over Flake's vote on the GOP tax-reform...

12/8/2017 | The Hill | Civic Engagement

A Terminally Ill Progressive Activist Confronted Jeff Flake About The Tax Bill On A Flight

A leading progressive activist with Lou Gehrig’s disease appealed to Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) to reconsider his support for the Republican tax bill during a flight to Phoenix on Thursday.

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12/8/2017 | The Huffington Post | Civic Engagement

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