Kurt McKee

lessons learned in production

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Participating in a democracy

Posted 27 January 2009 in life and politics

Well, I discovered that there is a bill that has been introduced to the 111th Congress, H.R. 414 "Camera Phone Predator Alert Act". The bill would mandate that all camera phones go CLICK when a picture is taken. It turns out that my representative, Jan Schakowsky, is a member of the committee to which the bill was referred, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, so I drafted a short message and called her office to request that she vote against the bill.

I'm a participant!