On July 17, 2017, the Park Ridge City Council approved an ordinance to ticket kids caught with vapes $500. This fine is much steeper than those in many neighboring communities, and has been enforced almost entirely in our schools. …
If you canvassed, thank you.
If you phone-banked, thank you.
If you wrote postcards, thank you.
If you voted, thank you.
If you drove people to the polls, thank you.
If you worked the polls, thank you.
If you inspired people to register to vote, thank you.
If you inspired…
Too often in American politics we hear, “It’s a tragedy, but what are you going to do?”
Ehrm, sorry politician…did you just ask, “What am I going to do?”
We, the American people, elected you as our leader. And leaders don’t shrug, shake their heads, and ask vague, accountability-deferring questions.