We ran out of toilet paper, coin change, and PPE. Trump is now defunding the USPS during a time that older people, which typically have higher turnout, are also the most vulnerable to the pandemic. A pandemic not being brought under control by Trump.
As much as I think this is bound to cost the president in votes, I believe even more that it’s important that we make participation in our representative system of government available. Patriotism begins with a feeling of belonging, and so does a sense of community, things we need to think about strengthening if we are serious about fixing our country.
Pelosi is asking the current head of the USPS, Louis DeJoy, to reverse funding cuts and to ensure all of our friends, family, and neighbors can have their votes counted on time. I’m asking you to support that as well.