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That's right, in case you haven't heard, thanks to navajo's efforts the great orange satan that is Daily Kos is making an attempt to organize your back yard.  And, by "back yard" we're talkin' your County, Congressional District or CD Precinct via a Group on here called "Connect! Unite! Act!"  I know!  Whoda thunk?!

As some on here know, NY-21 is an Open Seat for 2014. Our congress critter is retiring.
Thing is, NY-21 congressional district is HUUGE!  Damn near the size of Texas!  Literally bigger than two states - Mass and Conn - combined!  So, I'm breaking it down to where I live - the chunk I can deal with - and calling our group the "Jeff-Lewis NY Orange Action Group."
So, for those Kossacks that live in Jefferson County or Lewis County NY that wish to do more than sit on your hands this election cycle this is your Group.  Please join!
If you do NOT live in Jeff-Lewis, NY - and Do Not yet have your own "Connect! Unite! Act!" Group what are you waiting for?  Unless you live in Berkeley or the Bronx where you can sit out elections and Dems still are an automatic win you need to get in your local "Connect! Unite! Act!" Group!  And, if there isn't one create one!  Yes!
You can actually create a Group on here!  Don't know how?  Kos Mail my butt and I'll get you the create instructions.

I know it's hard to believe but yet another election cycle is upon us.  2014 is here!
We need 200,000 Dems, Libs and progressives to act as Precinct Leaders for every
political precinct from sea to shining sea.  That's about two leaders for every precinct.
I believe we can get 100,000 leaders from this blog alone.  A good place to start to get that done is navajo's "Connect! Unite! Act!" Group.  First, join your local Group - or create one - and get it added to the "Connect! Unite! Act!" List.  Contact navajo to add your Group to the List.  From there it's just a matter of doing what that Group title suggests.  How do we do that?  Local MeetUps, then Regional MeetUps.
Simple as that.  Show up at a local MeetUp - or set up your own.
Tired of sitting on your hands?  Get in the game.  We need to be in it to win it.
A big thanks to navajo for upping the game here!  The Diva just flat out rocks!

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