Voter turnout has been steadily declining over the past 40 years, according to Fuchs. In 2009, just 28 percent of registered voters in New York City voted in the mayoral election. “If you give people easy access to this kind of information, it increases the likelihood they’ll go out and vote,” said Fuchs.
SG and I have never met each other before. How I got to know her is so amazing. We were shopping one day at Staples store last week and met a very gentle and kind looking old lady. Given her family history, it’s not surprising that Mukherjee was drawn to immigrants’ rights work. As a student at Yale Law School she worked in the immigration clinic on asylum applications. After clerking for a federal judge in Pennsylvania, she joined the American Civil Liberties Union as a legal fellow and litigated her first cases involving children detained at a prison turned detention center for immigrant families 35 miles south of Austin, Texas..
I know he’s committed to it and I’m confident Ray is going to do everything he can. It will be up to our fans to decide what they think of Ray going forward.”Rice and his wife, Janay Rice, who struck each other with their hands during a fight at Revel Casino, according to law enforcement officials who based their case on video surveillance, initially were charged with simple assault. Her case later was administratively dismissed by prosecutors after the case was reviewed; Rice’s charge was upgraded to a more serious third degree felony.The couple has been in counseling since the incident, and Rice on Friday thanked counselor Dr.
In January 2016, her department kicked off a process to create the University’s first sustainability plan, working with leaders from Facilities and Operations, the Earth Institute and other partners. With strong support from Vice President for Campus Services, Scott Wright, Prata enjoys bringing faculty, students and administrators together. “Sustainability requires everyone’s collective action to make a difference,” she said.
Collier, who turns 43 today, grew up in south Mobile County. After graduating from Alba High School, which later became Alma Bryant, Collier went to UAB, where he was a member of the university’s first Division 3 football team. “I thought I was a running back in high school but when I got there, Joe Cribbs said I was a defensive back,” he said with a laugh.
But the best thing about the app is that it gives you instant tools so you can actually take political action. With a few taps you can call your Congressman or sign a petition to support your cause. The app knows who your Congressional leaders are based on the zip code you enter.