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Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California, has brought the discharge petition to the House Floor.  The discharge petition circumvents Speaker Boehner obstruction, and requests that the already-passed Senate bill extending middle income tax cuts (tax cuts for ALL income less than $250,000) be voted upon.

The petition is available right now, on the House Floor, for any Republican Congresspeople to sign.

RIGHT NOW, Tuesday afternoon after noon eastern US time, we must create a social media storm to pressure wavering and lame duck Republicans to join and sign the petition.

Twitter using hashtag #DischargePetition

Contact all Republican Representatives, especially lame duck representatives.

Use FaceBook and e-mail to contact your friends and representatives NOW.

Minority Leader Pelosi brought this petition to the floor to highlight Republican obstructionism.  Lets HELP HER right NOW!

10:06 AM PT: 1:00pm - House has just gone into short recess until 1:45pm eastern time today.  

10:10 AM PT: 1:09pm - please see shevas01 diary about discharge petition here

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