Fast Track legislation was introduced two weeks ago and our opposition movement is growing!
Here is a list of upcoming events, please attend as many as possible! We are channeling our efforts toward Reps. Bonamici and Schrader, as neither of them have committed to a position yet. Please call their offices to express your concern over fast tracking the largest trade deal ever to be negotiated. More info at sierraclub.org/trade.
Rep. Bonamici: 503-469-6010, 202-225-0855
Rep. Schrader: 503-557-1324, 202-225-5711
5/1/15 – Sen. Wyden Town Hall at South Albany High School, Albany 1:30pm – express your disappointment in the Senator for co-sponsoring the Fast Track legislation.
5/2/15 – Sen. Wyden Town Hall at Umpqua Community College, Roseburg 2:00pm – express more disappointment in the Senator for co-sponsoring the Fast Track bill.
5/4/15 – Rally with Rep. DeFazio in Eugene. Noon-12:30 at the Lane County Courthouse/Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza – thank Rep. DeFazio for his continued opposition to fast track and show our other Oregon Reps we stand strongly opposed to fast track.
5/4/15 – Phone bank with Sierra Club to urge members to call Rep. Bonamici and Rep. Schrader and invite to rallies. 6:15 pm, Oregon Chapter office, 1821 SE Ankeny St Portland
5/5/15 – Rally at Rep. Schrader’s office, 12:00pm 621 High St. Oregon City
5/8/15 – Rally at Rep. Bonamici’s office, 10:00am 12725 SW Millikan Way
Thanks to everyone who has taken actions and continues to do so! This is a daunting but very winnable fight!
As always, feel free to email me with any questions or concerns.
Morgan Gratz-Weiser, Community Outreach Coordinator Oregon Sierra Club