We are scheduled to meet with the Military Legislative Assistant to Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger on Tues., October 31 at 1 PM. This meeting will take place in 2416 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515-2002. Below are our points of discussion.
Let me know if you are interested in coming to the meeting. We have been gathering insight as to what might be going on in Congress regarding our points of interest.
We have met with aides to Senator Cardin and Rep. John Sarbanes. We hope to set up a meeting with an aide to Sen. Chris Van Hollen. Let us stop the next war before it starts.
Ask #1 – Ask Rep. Ruppersberger to co-sponsor the Lieu legislation which gives First Strike authority to Congress.
#2 – Support the Iran Agreement.
#3 – Speak out for Diplomacy with North Korea
#4 – Speak out against the wasteful “modernization” of the nuclear arsenal.
#5 – Show support for the UN declaration making nuclear weapons illegal.
#6 – Stop the Saudi assault on Yemen. Co-sponsor H Con Res 81, https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-concurrent-resolution/81 ), title "Directing the President pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution to remove United States Armed Forces from unauthorized hostilities in the Republic of Yemen."
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"The master class has always declared the wars; the subject class has always fought the battles. The master class has had all to gain and nothing to lose, while the subject class has had nothing to gain and everything to lose--especially their lives." Eugene Victor Debs