This week’s Good News from the Resistance: Prescient Obama WH officials saved inventory of Russia documents before they vacated the premises; undocumented student takes selfie with recently filed 1040 and challenges 45 to “show me yours”; Facebook gets political with new Town Hall tab; Planned Parenthood gets a donation each time we suck on new salted butterscotch lollipop; 2012 Supreme Court ruling may thwart DOJ’s plans to withhold federal money from sanctuary cities; former punk-rocker announces candidacy for Ted Cruz’s job; how to get your school district to protect immigrant children.
WE OBAMA FOR QUIETLY MAKING IT IMPOSSIBLE FOR 45 TO BURY RUSSIAN DOCUMENTS
In early January, concerned about Russian meddling in the election, Obama administration officials created a list of document serial numbers, which they handed over to senior members of the Senate Intelligence Committee.
WETHE UNDOCUMENTED STUDENT WHO HAD THE GUTS TO CHALLENGE 45
“I just filed my taxes and paid $300 to the state of Arizona,” she said, posing with her 1040 in a selfie. “How about you show me yours?”
WE FACEBOOK FOR CREATING “TOWN HALL” TAB
Social media giant makes it easier than ever to contact our elected officials.
WE THIS U.K. CANDY-MAKER FOR STICKING IT TO 45
Can’t imagine putting 45 anywhere near your mouth? Check out these lollipops.
WE THAT WITHHOLDING FEDERAL $$ FROM SANCTUARY CITIES MAY BE ILLEGAL
In 2012, anti-Obamacare conservatives applauded Supreme Court Medicaid ruling, but now that same ruling has potential to thwart DOJ’s vindictive plans against sanctuary cities.
WECONGRESSMAN BETO O’ROURKE (D-TX) FOR TRYING TO UNSEAT TED CRUZ
Sure, it’s a long shot. But the former punk rocker-entrepreneur has bucked the odds before.
WE THE ACTION OF THE WEEK: ASK YOUR SCHOOL DISTRICT TO PROTECT IMMIGRANT CHILDREN
No matter where you live, Red State or Blue, this is something you can – and should – do.