Open Development Platform

Eclipse Platform

Subscribe to Eclipse Platform: eMailAlertsEmail Alerts newslettersWeekly Newsletters
Get Eclipse Platform: homepageHomepage mobileMobile rssRSS facebookFacebook twitterTwitter linkedinLinkedIn


Eclipse Platform Authors: Janakiram MSV, Ken Fogel, Marcin Warpechowski, Michael Meiner, Liz McMillan

Related Topics: Eclipse Platform

News Feed Item

NoCashforTrash.org Coalition Helps Defeat Wall Street Bailout

$700 billion "Stabilization Act" Defeated 228-205

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the 24 hours prior to historic defeat of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 vote, the NoCashforTrash.org website experienced a surge in traffic and sign ups. The NoCashforTrash.org coalition collectively achieved over 30,000 signatures, with NoCashforTrash.org organizing nearly 2,000 activists actively tracking and opposing the legislation.

"This week sparked a grassroots movement unlike any other, as across the country Americans answered the call to reject the bailout by picking up their phones and pounding the Capitol Hill switchboard." Martin Avila, CEO of Terra Eclipse said. "Over the last 24 hours we experienced traffic and activity at NoCashforTrash.org rivaling that of the RonPaul2008.com campaign. Americans are passionately opposed to this bill."

NoCashforTrash.org will continue to monitor any other bailout measures that may be proposed by the legislature. In addition, NoCashforTrash.org will record and highlight the individual roll call votes from the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act.

Any organization wishing to join the coalition is encouraged to email [email protected]

Featured members of Nocashfortrash.org's non-partisan coalition include the National Taxpayers Union, Freedom Works, Ron Paul's Campaign for Liberty, William "BJ" Lawson for Congress, UnitedLiberty.org, and Doug Cloud for Congress.

Terra Eclipse, Inc. is a political new media strategy and development firm based out of Santa Cruz, California. They were vital in the production of the Ron Paul 2008 presidential campaign web presence, raising a primary election record $6 million in a single day.

For more information visit, www.NoCashforTrash.org and www.TerraEclipse.com.

SOURCE NoCashforTrash.org

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.