The funding cuts to programs that save lives is real and will never be replaced by small dollar donations.
I believe in government. I believe in the power of collecting money through taxes and distributing it to create a more peaceful, safer, and happier world.
I believe in civil society. I believe in the power of individual giving. And I will never accept the privatization of public responsibility. I will always support public education, public infrastructure, and public safety.
You cannot balance the federal budget on the backs of the poor, on the backs of abuse survivors, on the backs of our children. Pay attention to policy changes and ignore Twitter ramblings.