Understanding the mechanics of how the groups work is the first hurdle in getting folks active. The next hurdle is in getting all the members we have onsiteONTOtheir state group. The Florida group has 226 members on it, but there are 58 pages of Florida members onsite. That's 21 members per page, or well over 1,000 members.
Action Item #1
Sign up under the Florida Group at http://teapartyorg.ning.com/group/florida/, otherwise you will not receive the various action items we need you to respond to affecting and infecting the citizens of this great state. Then you need to click on the link provided on this page.
We needYOUto join yourFlorida Tea Party group!Please click on the link below and look for the tab at the top of the group page that says, 'Join Group' Click on it to join, and please get involved!
I don’t believe in blogging about the issues—the time has long since past talking about the issues. Rather it is time to take ACTION!
Your participation is vital to help restore our constitutional Republic nowbeforethe upcoming election. Therefore I respectfully ask you to do the following please a.s.a.p.
Action Item #2-Accept my Friend Request
Action Item #3-I need your email address
Send me your email address to firstname.lastname@example.org. Why? The ning platform the TeaParty Command Center has does not allow me to quickly send to your inbox action items needing immediate response. You have my word I will not use your email address for any other reason. I will need the following information please.
I am sending you a message on behalf of Donna Rogers Florida state Director for the Tea Party Command Center. The only way we are going to save our Republic is to take back the power and authority the federal government was never intended to have in the first place and restore it back to the states. Therefore, please take the time:
1.Add Donna Rogers as your friend.
2.Register under the Florida group so you can get timely action alerts impacting our state. You go to the main tool bar and put your cursor under the groups title and you should see states groups appear. Click on the state group link and register under the Florida group please.
If you need help please contact Josh Conway at email@example.com. Thank you we need your help for the state of Florida desperately.
New York's Green Light Law - Allows Illegal Aliens To Get Driver’s Licenses
New York passed a law to allow illegal immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses earlier this year but it was held up by challenges.
Now it is set to take effect this week.
In typical leftist fashion, supporters claim this is going to somehow make New York’s roads safer for everyone.
Could it really be about voting?
FOX News reports:
Illegal immigrants to be able to get driver’s licenses in NY after legal challenge fails.
Illegal immigrants in New York will able to obtain driver’s licenses starting next week after a last-minute legal challenge was dismissed — making it the 13th state to allow the practice, but one that critics say is unconstitutional.
The Green Light Law, signed by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo earlier this year, allows anyone to apply for a driver’s license regardless of immigration status and does not require a Social Security number.
Illegal immigrants can use a combination of documents that include a valid passport from a foreign country and a valid foreign driver’s license, as long as it has been expired for less than two years.
“After waiting 18 years to have their right to drive restored, thanks to our legislature, New York can now officially join 12 other states in making driver’s licenses legally available to all residents,” New York Immigration Coalition Executive Director Steve Choi said in a statement this week, arguing that it will make roads safer and the economy stronger.
County clerks in New York have concerns and are sounding an alarm.
CBS News in Albany reports:
County clerks concerned by loopholes in Green Light law.
Undocumented immigrants now have the green light to get a driver’s license in New York…but several county clerks in the Capital Region are concerned.
Saratoga County Clerk Craig Hayner said, “We found that everything we were concerned about as far as fraud and all sorts of other things are in that bill, in that regulation and we’re very concerned.”
Hayner tells CBS6’s Lynsey Smith there are a few loopholes in the Green Light Law.
Loopholes, such as a person coming in to get their license and not having to provide their social security number.
“That could lead to criminals coming from other states, coming in and use that as a way to defraud by just simply saying they don’t have a social security number…and that’s a very dangerous loophole,” replied Hayner.
Does anyone believe this is going to make New York safer or that this is really about driving?