Action Alert July 29, 2014: Fracking Waste Bill Twitter Storm

We need your immediate help to keep fracking waste out of our state!!!

Governor Christie has until August 11 to sign the fracking waste ban. Join our friends at Clean Water Action for a Twitter Storm encouraging the governor to sign this important piece of legislation.

More details can be found here https://www.facebook.com/events/555679907870983/

Thunder Clap is a tool that will allow us to send mass tweets and Facebook posts at a coordinated time to have an even bigger impact. We ...

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YUUR Voice in Trenton: July 2014

Thank you! It has been a busy and successful legislative year for the Unitarian Universalist Legislative Ministry of NJ. We thank all of our advocates for their hard work and dedication over the past months. We have two bills that have passed both houses and await the Governor’s signature:

  •     The Opportunity to Compete Act was passed on June 26 by both branches of the NJ Legislature.  This bill will allow the estimated ...
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Update on Affordable Care Subsidies

Many of us have been concerned about the recent court rulings concerning health care.  We would like to share some insight from our friends at Families USA:

Court Ruling Withdrawing Affordable Care Act Premium Subsidies from Low- and Moderate-Income Families ‘Will Never Go Into Effect’ Court Ruling Likely to be ‘Stayed’; Rehearing by Full Appeals Court Probable and Likely to Reverse Decision; and 4th Circuit Court of Appeals Also Expected to Dismiss Lawsuit
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Action Alert July 9, 2014: Reproductive Justice Demonstration This Saturday at Hobby Lobby in Totowa

COME OUT THIS SATURDAY TO SUPPORT WOMEN’S REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE!  OUR UULMNJ TASK FORCE CHAIR, REV. KATHLEEN GREEN, HAS CALLED US TO ACTION.  PLEASE COME OUT.

You are invited to participate:

Religious Liberty Demonstration  Sat., July 12th

For the purpose of drawing attention to the injustice that allows employers to privilege their own religious beliefs over those of their employees, and to show support of such employees.

In front of the newly opened Hobby Lobby at  465 US Hwy 46 in Totowa, NJ from 1-3pm ...

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Action Alert July 7, 2014: Tell Gov. Christie to Ban Fracking Waste in NJ

Thanks to your hard work bill S1041 was passed by both houses on June 26!

This important piece of legislation would prohibit the treatment, discharge, disposal, application to roadway, or storage of wastewater, wastewater solids, sludge, drill cuttings or other byproducts from natural gas exploration or production using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. This bill now awaits Governor Christie’s signature.

Won’t you sign this petition urging Governor Christie to protect New Jersey water by signing this bill into law TODAY!

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