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sarahlee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-23-06 09:56 AM
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15. Use It Or Lose It: Full Frontal Assault
If you don't know about the effort to get those Dems with safe seats and big warchests to share with other Dems, you can read the details in Chris' update here:

http://www.mydd.com/story/2006/10/23/95348/704

Call the ultra-safe Democrats in your state on this list. When you call, you will be told that these Democrats have already given money to Democratic challengers and party committees. Don't be daunted: Here are several ways to respond:

* Tell them that you know they have already given this cycle, but our target list hasn't been this deep--60-70 Republicans seats!--in over twenty years, and it needs to be fully funded, so they need to give more.
* Tell them the grassroots have never given this much before, and safe Democratic incumbents need to do the same.
* Tell them the DCCC and the DNC are taking out loans of more than $10 million in order to fund seats that have not been competitive in a decade.
* Tell them the time to buy new media is running out, and with every passing day, media buys will become more expensive for our candidates.

Remember, you won't be alone when you call. Thousands are joining you around the nation. Call ultra-safe Democratic House incumbents in your state today. Tell them you will sing their praises far and wide when they give 30%. Tell them we have to use this money, or we could lose these elections. It really is that simple.

You can report your calling experiences in the comments, or follow this link to MoveOn.org's action report page.
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  -Call to Action: Google-Bombing the Election sarahlee  Oct-23-06 12:10 AM   #0 
  - Recomends appreciated  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 12:12 AM   #1 
  - I read about the project earlier today...I give it an K & R...btw  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-23-06 12:36 AM   #3 
     - Great Advice  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 12:43 AM   #4 
     - Just in case - I posted your comment at Kos  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 12:49 AM   #6 
        - Perfect. Thanks...You Know, before the '04 election, I called the DNC  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-23-06 12:56 AM   #8 
           - In the comments at Kos  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 01:10 AM   #12 
              - KOneEye makes a very good point.  No DUplicitous DUpe   Oct-23-06 01:19 AM   #13 
  - Off topic... sorta.  katsy   Oct-23-06 12:34 AM   #2 
  - Don't have the DU article  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 12:45 AM   #5 
     - Thanks! nt  katsy   Oct-23-06 12:51 AM   #7 
  - great project. also being discussed in an earlier thread.  greeneyedboy   Oct-23-06 12:57 AM   #9 
  - Great  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 01:01 AM   #11 
  - greeneyedboy also posted a bit about this in the Research Forum  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 12:59 AM   #10 
  - GoogleGrenades  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 09:42 AM   #14 
  - Use It Or Lose It: Full Frontal Assault  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 09:56 AM   #15 
  - Thank You !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   Oct-23-06 09:07 PM   #16 
     - Newest Updates here  sarahlee   Oct-23-06 10:18 PM   #17 
 

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