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BLOG ACTION ALERT:
SETTLE TRANSIT STRIKE!

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ONE DAY PHONE BLITZ:
CALL GOV. PAWLENTY - SETTLE THE TRANSIT STRIKE!

TODAY Wednesday 4/7, call (651) 296-3391 or (800) 657-3717
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Minnesota bloggers and beyond, please post about this issue today if it strikes a chord with you.

Minneapolis Mayor Rybak: Bus strike affects Minnesotans
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Tell Gov. Pawlenty:

  • Come to the table directly and settle the strike
  • You can't balance the budget on the backs of transit workers
  • Affordable health care is a right
  • Transit is important to our communities (duh)

    MORE BUS STRIKE COVERAGE:

  • CITY PAGES ALL-BUS STRIKE ISSUE: Bring Back the Buses
  • Strike Blog
  • Star Tribune Bus strike coverage

    I'm lucky to have a car. Lori doesn't, and has written eloquently on the bus strike's impact on her and people she sees.

    BLOGS POSTING ABOUT THIS ISSUE:
    Strike Blog
    Waitress Dreams
    CHEEK
    Ryan Anderson
    Space Waitress
    Minnesota Liberal
    Life, Unscripted
    I Am Jack's Wasted Life
    IndyMedia

    April 7, 2004 at 04:11 AM in Blog Action Alert | Permalink

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    » Blog Action Alert #1 from I am Jack's Wasted Life
    We interrupt this program for the following special announcement...I was a little slow on the draw for this. However, the strike still hasn't been resolved, so call today, and every day that you think of it until the buses are... [Read More]

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    Comments

    Thanks for making this happen today. I love when I could use my blog for ANYTHING that matters. And this really does.

    Posted by: mopsa at Apr 7, 2004 11:56:21 AM

    Thanks for the email. I have added the info to my blog as well.
    Lets giv'em hell.

    Posted by: Jake Carson at Apr 7, 2004 3:02:24 PM

    I got busy signals for awhile like other people are reporting, but then I got a nice patient lady who hopefully took hundreds of similar calls.

    BLOG POWER!

    Posted by: Chuck at Apr 7, 2004 5:27:18 PM