September 25, 2008
Help stop Alliant's dirty coal plant
Wisconsin decision makers want to hear what you think of Alliant's proposal at a public hearing in Portage at 6:30 p.m. on September 30. Clean Wisconsin will provide free bus rides to the hearing from Madison so you can tell the Public Service Commission to protect Wisconsin's environment and economy by rejecting Alliant's dirty coal plant.
What: Clean Wisconsin is organizing a free bus ride to Public Service Commission hearings about Alliant's coal plant proposal.
When: 5:30pm on September 30
Where: Corner of Dayton and Carroll Streets, Madison
Why: With your support we can stop this dirty coal plant.
Food, beverages, and informational materials will be provided en route. Parking is available in the Carroll Street parking ramp.
To reserve your place on the bus please call Ryan Schryver at (608) 251-7020, extension 25, or e-mail email@example.com.
For more information, you can read Schryver's article posted on FightingBob.com. You can also learn more at www.cleanwisconsin.org.
September 17, 2008
Congressman Dave Obey - October 13, 2008
Bob Kastenmeier, our Congressman from 1958 until 1990, was always on the right side of the issues. Every year, the UW Law School hosts the Kastenmeier Lecture to honor Bob and to inspire us. This year we are delighted to have Congressman Dave Obey as the featured speaker.
Date: Monday, October 13, 2008 at 4:00 p.m.
Where: UW Law School (half way up Bascom Hill) in the Godfrey & Kahn room (2260).
The subject is of great importance—Economic Injustice. Let us know if you can make it by calling (608) 262-5918 or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bob Kastenmeier and Dave Obey—two people who understand economic injustice. Don’t miss it. No entry fee and no exit fee!
September 3, 2008
Barrymore Theatre Fighting Bob Kick-Off, "Body of War"
The night before Fighting Bob Fest, Friday, September 5, Phil Donahue and Ellen Spiro's documentary film Body of War will be screened at the Barrymore Theatre in Madison with Daniel Kuene, reading his poetry; Jim Hightower, the nation’s favorite populist, giving us a preview; and Donahue himself on hand for a question-and-answer session after the film. Friday will be a real treat.
The screening begins at 7:30 p.m., and the Barrymore is located at 2090 Atwood Avenue in Madison. Tickets are $10.00 at the door, unless you've signed up for a volunteer shift at Fighting Bob Fest, in which case your entrance is free.