There is nothing beyond the reach of ordinary citizens doing the daily work of democracy, and no problem too great to tackle with the power of active citizenship. Joan Claybrook, President of Public Citizen
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DeLay! Can you believe it? He's still in power, still twisting arms, still getting bad legislation passed. Get more details and get him out. Check out citizen outrage in the DeLay Outrage Center. In our first broadcast, you can hear the outrage as field director Gordon Clark sounds off. (mp3 file)
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