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Oct 23 2007
Oct 12 2007
Yesterday, I spent a fun and very worthwhile morning collecting voter signatures with Louisa, the 6th District (Marin and Sonoma Counties) volunteer coordinator for the campaign to place Al Gore on the California Democratic primary ballot.*
This drive is part of a larger grass roots effort to convince Al Gore that we need him as our next President. Today was our first day collecting signatures.
Later that afternoon, Louisa emailed a fantastic account of the morning’s events. Louisa’s words were so inspiring that I asked her if I could repost them. Louisa, who is nearly eighty (you’d never know it), has graciously agreed: