It’s time for #BasicIncomeNow. Please sign this petition in support of it as Canada begins its way to its 44th General Election. Now is the time for basic income in Canada. No more pilots. No more testing. We know it works. Make it happen.
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) August 16, 2021
“Only 72 out of 435 congressional races were competitive in 2020, meaning votes in the general elections didn’t matter as much as votes in a primary in approximately 83% of races nationwide.”
We must abolish gerrymandering. It is at the root of so much of our hyperpartisanship. https://t.co/ztcWJfLMG9
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) August 13, 2021
Sarah Palin may want to be a senator for Alaska, but now that they have a top 4 open primary with a ranked-choice general, I just don’t see her ever winning the general election. The only way she could win is if ranked-choice voting didn’t exist there. But thankfully it does now.
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) July 31, 2021
often told higher inflation hurts people with low income most. general statements don’t always capture the nuance, especially in times of turmoil.
used car prices account for almost a third of inflation recently. that hits middle and higher income more. pic.twitter.com/Fo0CXng3nC
— Claudia STAY SAFE Sahm (@Claudia_Sahm) July 25, 2021
“Gerrymandering exacerbates voter polarization + cynicism. Because general elections are virtually meaningless for most seats in the House, candidates pander to the more partisan voters who show up for primaries.”
Pass HR1 + open primaries + Fair Rep Acthttps://t.co/WtRNUqlpfa
— Scott Santens 🧢🏄♂️ (@scottsantens) July 10, 2021
The following corporations have broken their promise to halt donations to Republicans who objected to certifying Biden’s election:
Feel free to show them how you treat corporations that break such promises.
— Robert Reich (@RBReich) July 7, 2021