Call to action for all Maine residents!

Do you live in Maine?
Maine’s Holocaust education bill (LD 1050) has made it through Senate committee (a vote of 34-0!) Next stop is the House where it will most likely encounter some opposition. If you live in Maine PLEASE email your local representative and ask them to support the bill! They may vote TOMORROW!
Here is a link to the Maine House Representatives:
https://bit.ly/2KbnmBF
It is organized by last name and then under their picture is where they are from. If you click under their picture their email shows up. Please share and thank you for your support!

Oregon is #11! OR and TX bills pass unanimously!


This legislative session brings us two more mandates – Texas last week and Oregon today! Including Washington, we now have 13 states with laws on the books regarding Holocaust education! Just waiting for Office of the Governor Greg Abbott and Governor Kate Brown to sign! Congrats to our TX and OR teams!! We’re so proud of your passion and perseverance! ~ Rhonda ❣️❣️

Read about Oregon’s victory here.

Update!


Our Texas team successfully passed their Holocaust education mandate last week and Oregon will pass theirs today thanks to the tireless efforts of our OR team of 14-year-old Claire Sarnowski, her mom Carol, and the late great Alter Wiener! Go teams! Let’s get er’ done! Watch:https://bit.ly/2MfC2SL

Smile for the weekend!

Meet Lexie! Lexie is a very smart cat from Lake Oswego, OR with discerning taste in books. She plucked 94 Maidens off the family hearth and apparently has chosen to read it! Thanks, Lexie! We hope you find it a PURRFECT read! (Thanks to our fabulous OR mandate team for the adorable pics! Love you guys!) ♥️

Sam Malone Show

THANK YOU so much, Sam Malone Show, for having 94 Maidens author Rhonda Fink-Whitman on your big fabulous radio show this morning talking about Texas’ brand new bill to mandate Holocaust Education in the Lone Star State! Your support of this bill from the beginning has been essential to its unanimous passage and for that we are eternally grateful. Can’t wait for the Office of the Governor Greg Abbott to sign it! There is a victory party in our very near future! 🎉🎉 Link to podcast to follow!

A Yom HaShoah gift!

Great news out of Texas and how significant that this happened on Yom HaShoah! The Senate passed its Holocaust education bill unanimously today! Bravo, Senator Jose Menendez and our dedicated San Antonio team (four fabulous ladies in a car!)
Read all about it here