Twitter Storm Toolkit

Friday, August 20 at 10am PT/1pm ET

Background

Congress is threatening our #DefundThePolice demand with the federal infrastructure bill. We must get the House to fight the bill before it passes next week. Read more background here.

Tweets

Click on a graphic to open and save it

Click to tweet: We have to fight this federal budget resolution that would eliminate federal funding for local governments that #DefundthePolice! Call and email your House Rep NOW and tell them we want a #PeoplesBudget peoplesbudgetla.com/toolkit 

Click to tweet: Tell the House to Remove the Senate’s Anti-Black Amendment to the Budget Resolution. They vote on this next week! Contact your rep TODAY: peoplesbudgetla.com/toolkit #DefundthePolice #PeoplesBudget

Click to tweet: We are all hands on deck to fight this budget bill that would eliminate federal funding for local governments that #DefundthePolice. We need to stop it in the House. Call and email your House Rep NOW and tell them we want a #PeoplesBudget peoplesbudgetla.com/toolkit

Click to tweet: People around the nation are calling to #DefundthePolice. So why is the Senate passing a budget bill that blocks federal funding for cities that do it? Help us stop this bill from passing in the House. Contact your rep NOW: peoplesbudgetla.com/toolkit #PeoplesBudget

Click to tweet: Last week, the Senate passed a budget bill that pulls federal funding for cities that #DefundthePolice. Today, we are reminding congress they work for the people. Call and email your House rep now peoplesbudgetla.com/toolkit #PeoplesBudget


When you finish tweeting these, retweet all the tweets from @BLMLA and search hashtag #DefundthePolice


Go to the toolkit for calling congress here->

%d bloggers like this: