Wendela Howie, on the right, shares her homemade cider with Sue Zerangue and Kathleen Sullivan at the INCO Astoria meeting November 2, 2019. The group meets again via Zoom on Saturday, November 13 at 11 a.m. See HAPPENINGS for details.
KNAPPA AND CANNON BEACH BALLOTS DUE TOMORROW
• 4-210 City of Cannon Beach • 4-212 Knappa School District #4
Clatsop County urges all residents to take this survey about drawing new county commissioner districts, required due to the 2020 census. Check out the map, and take the survey. More information about county redistricting is here. Tracie Krevanko, Clatsop County Clerk, will present proposed new district maps to the County Commissioners at their December 8 meeting. The survey deadline is Friday, November 5.
THE RETURN TO PRINCIPLES
"The Republican Party has long ceased to offer policy ideas and is focusing on culture wars and obstruction. Their big statement this week has been to throw “Let’s go, Brandon” into speeches and, in the case of Representative Lauren Boebert (R-CO), into a rap video in which she stars. The phrase means “F**k Joe Biden,” for those in the know; they use it because social media moderators do not flag it.
"The press secretary for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) tweeted it out on Thursday morning, just after the president announced a framework for the Build Back Better bill, the larger infrastructure package the Democrats intend to propose alongside the smaller bipartisan infrastructure bill.
".... Under Biden, the Democrats are replacing the Republican ideology of the past forty years, which focused on individual liberty and cowboy diplomacy, with a plan to invest in our people and to cooperate with other countries.
The Brennan Center for Justice is tracking changes to voting laws since the 2020 election. The tracker is here: Voting Laws Roundup: October 2021. So far, 19 states have enacted 33 laws that will make it harder for Americans to vote.
Tuesday,November 9 - INCO South County Community Group Zoom meeting, 6:30 pm - 8 pm. Please RSVP to Kathleenannmacdonald@yahoo.com thru Monday, November 8 for your Zoom link.
Saturday, November 13 - INCO North County Community Group Zoom meeting, 11am - noon. If you are new to this group, contact firstname.lastname@example.org by November 12 to get the Zoom link.
EVERY FRIDAY - No Write to Voters Group on November 5. INCO Write to Voters Virtual Group, 3 - 4 pm. Via Zoom. If you are new to this group, contact email@example.com get the Zoom link. More details about writing to voters are below. Join us for informal conversation, venting, and solving the world's problems. Pets welcome.