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"You can save my life - remember this conversation": Father with ALS confronts Senator Jeff Flake on flight from DC to Arizona over tax bill*

A terminally-ill father suffering Lou Gehrig's disease shared his personal story with Sen. Jeff Flake with the ambition...

12/9/2017 | Daily Mail | Civic Engagement

Aboard flight, dad battling ALS pleads with Sen. Jeff Flake to vote no on tax bill

A 33-year-old father battling ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, was flying home last week after traveling to...

12/9/2017 | USA Today | Civic Engagement

Man with Lou Gehrig’s disease makes emotional plea to Jeff Flake to vote down Trump’s tax plan

One of Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ)’s last major votes before retirement could be a death sentence for tens of thousands of...

12/8/2017 | ThinkProgress | Civic Engagement

In A Moving Dialogue, Disabled Activist Confronted Jeff Flake About Tax Bill On His Plane Ride Home

IN OCTOBER 2016, Ady Barkan — a California-based activist at the Center for Popular Democracy — was diagnosed with ALS...

12/8/2017 | The Intercept | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: Daily Kos
12/8/2017

Jeff Flake lies to a dying man about the impact of his tax bill vote

Jeff Flake lies to a dying man about the impact of his tax bill vote

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) doesn't have the monopoly in telling happy lies about the Republican tax bill in hoping...

12/8/2017 | Daily Kos | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: ABC 15 Arizona
12/8/2017

Senator Jeff Flake won't make an ultimatum on DACA and tax bill

Senator Jeff Flake won't make an ultimatum on DACA and tax bill

In a video posted to Twitter Thursday night, Arizona Senator Jeff Flake appears on an airplane discussing the...

12/8/2017 | ABC 15 Arizona | Civic Engagement

"You Can Save My Life": Traveling on Same Plane, Man With ALS Confronts Sen. Flake Over GOP Tax Bill

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) boarded a plane leaving Washington, D.C. on Thursday, less than a week after voting for a tax...

12/8/2017 | Common Dreams | Civic Engagement

JPMorgan Chase Is Funding and Profiting From Private Immigration Prisons

One of America's largest banks, JPMorgan Chase, is quietly financing the immigration detention centers that have...

12/8/2017 | Alternet | Civic Engagement
12/8/2017 | Published by: CNN
12/8/2017

Jeff Flake debates GOP tax plan with voter on a plane

Jeff Flake debates GOP tax plan with voter on a plane

While traveling Thursday on an airplane from Washington, GOP Sen. Jeff Flake debated a voter in a wide-ranging...

12/8/2017 | CNN | Civic Engagement

A Terminally Ill Progressive Activist Confronted Jeff Flake About The Tax Bill On A Flight

A leading progressive activist with Lou Gehrig’s disease appealed to Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) to reconsider his...

12/8/2017 | The Huffington Post | Civic Engagement

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