Wednesday, January 16, 2013
A Bully Pulpit Only Works With A Strong Congregation Out In Front Of It
Progressives and Liberals have been insisting for years that Obama needs to be bold, show leadership. Okay, today he's leading with the boldest response to gun violence since the 1960s. Now, folks, are you ready to follow? Are you ready to have his back? Are you ready to do more than "like" "share" or "+1" or sign e-petitions, to do all it takes to put these plans into practice?
Congress won't get behind this unless we, in large loud numbers, let them know that if they don't, they'll pay the price. You'd better believe the other side is already organizing and mobilizing to push from their direction.
A look at Obama's twenty-three executive orders here and seven key proposals here.