I want my son to inherit a livable world where he is free, prosperous, and happy. I want to know he’ll get care when he’s sick, an education that doesn’t bankrupt him, and a job that isn’t starvation wage slavery. I need these things for him. We can’t have dragged him here to break the bad news that everything good in the world is about to go away.
“Corporations like AT&T, Verizon, and Comcast are using Trump and FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to strangle competition and raise prices for consumers,” Crowe said. “We need a representative that will stand up to this corporate bullying, but instead, we have Lamar Smith, who takes their money and carries their water. That’s going to change in 2018.”
People have dignity. Relieving their suffering has value regardless of the economic arguments for or against it. So it’s offensive, for example, to be told by private company that you have to prove yourself worthy of being saved if you are sick or injured. I’ve got news for you, too, reader: you’re worth it. Your life is valuable, and your suffering matters.
“We will replace a Trump-backing, climate-science-denying congressman with someone who will stand up for constituents against corporate power,” Crowe said. “All over this district, people are rallying against the corruption of Donald Trump and Lamar Smith. Central Texans want integrity back in Washington, and they’re going to get it in 2018.”