The PROTECT-IP Act (SOPA’s companion bill in the Senate) is being voted on in the Senate on Jan. 24th. Can you meet with your senators over the January recess and ask them to vote “no”? This is our best chance at stopping web censorship from becoming law. Below is a list of all known public events and meetings. If nothing is scheduled for your state, visit our forums for full instructions on how to set something up.
|State||Name||Public Events||Scheduled Meetings||Position|
|DE||Carper||Jan 11th||6:30pm – 7:30pm TELEPHONE ONLY||unknown|
|FL||Nelson||9am, Wednesday Jan 18th||YES (co-sponsor)|
|IA||Grassley||numerous times and events:
|LA||Vitter||“Tuesday Jan. 10th
12:30 p.m in Evangeline Parish in the Turkey Creek Community Center
12850 Veterans Memorial Highway
Wednesday Jan. 11th
at 2pm with a member of Sen. Franken’s staff in the Senator’s St. Paul office (60 E. Plato Blvd
Suite 220)! http://my.americancensorship.org/discussion/84/minnesota-for-internet-freedom-meeting-w-franken-wednesday-jan.-11th#Item_15″
|MT||Tester||Constituents can request meetings with the Senator||unknown|
|NM||Udall||“THIS MONDAY Jan 9th at 2P.M in his Santa Fe office: 120 South Federal Place||Suite 302. http://my.americancensorship.org/discussion/76/new-mexico-meeting-w-udalls-staff-in-santa-fe-monday-2pm-we-need-you-there#Item_25″||YES (co-sponsor)|
|OH||Brown||“Jan 26th, 8:30am – 9:15am”||YES (co-sponsor)|
|OR||Merkley||Jan 10 4:30.
Jan 11 5:00.
Jan 11 11:30.
Jan 12 1:00.
|OR||Wyden||“Jan 6, 7, 8, 9; Two on each of those days”||unknown|
|RI||Whitehouse||Jan 10th, 5pm – 7pm
FREE DINNER at Gymnasium at Barrington High School
20 Lincoln Ave Barrington, RI 02806. https://www.facebook.com/events/138065276309306/ http://my.americancensorship.org/discussion/68/rhode-island-town-halls-starting-on-jan.-10th.-please-be-there-sen.-whitehouse-is-a-co-sponsor#Item_1″
|TX||Cornyn||“Next Friday Jan 13th at 3:30pm with Sen. Cornyn’s Regional Director
Sandy Edwards 221 W. 6th St. http://my.americancensorship.org/discussion/64/texas-meeting-with-sen.-cornyn-on-jan.-13th.-click-here-we-need-you#Item_46″
|VA||Warner||Jan 10th at 2pm with Webb’s staff in Washington D.C at The Russell Building (Constitution Avenue and 1st Street) Suite 248. http://my.americancensorship.org/discussion/60/virginia-meeting-on-tues.-jan.-10th-we-need-you-to-go-find-out-more-inside.#Item_17||unknown|
What: Senator Manchin will participate in/host a town hall with area residents.
Where: Milton Senior Citizen Center, 1032 Church Street
When: 5:30 p.m.
What: Senator Manchin will host a town hall