It's go time.
Tonight we'll be tweeting during the final debate between the next Mayor of Chicago Jesus "Chuy" Garcia and future one-term mayor and former investment banker Rahm Emanuel. The debate will be at 7 PM CST (livestreamed here http://ow.ly/L244v and on WTTW Ch. 11 in Chicago)
From 7-9PM CST, please tag your tweets/FB posts with #OneTermRahm so we can get it trending and #ChicagoTonight, which is the official HT of the debate.
Use this opportunity to push memes, videos, anything else you can to get out the message that Chuy should be the next Mayor of Chicago.
Sample posts (feel free to copy/paste or write your own). These sample posts were written by a diverse group of activists. Thanks for all the hard work!
Of Rahm Emanuel’s top 106 contributors, 60 of them received favors from the city. http://ow.ly/JWgWK #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Rahm wrote regulations favorable to #Uber, company his brother stands to make billions from http://ow.ly/JWh7a #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Emanuel cut pensions of working families and diverted funds to enrich campaign contributors.http://ow.ly/JWhmk #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
If Rahm wins, hundreds of lost cats will die before their owners can find them. http://ow.ly/L2a07 #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Why do we call for #OneTermRahm? It’s because of his “accomplishments” http://www.rahmsaccomplishments.com #ChicagoTonight
Rahm’s corporate-style “school reform” = $98 million state grant to UNO schools http://www.thenation.com/blog/173111/rahm-ropes# #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Privatized Chicago! Rahm sells city to owners who turn a profit from their use. http://wp.me/p2OIZP-sLH #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Rahm closes 50 public schools- impacts 30,000 students-90 % of them African American http://www.democracynow.org/2013/5/28/chicago_to_shutter_50_public_schools #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Privatized Chicago! Rahm sells public transportation to five financial giants http://reut.rs/1pdMWlj #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
How does Rahm et al profit from 4 yr olds? By privatizing Pre-Kindergarten! http://chicagoist.com/2014/11/04/critics_call_emanuels_pre-k_program.php #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
WE WILL DO IT AGAIN ON APRIL 7! People Power Just Dealt a Major Blow to Mayor 1% - http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/02/25/people-power-just-dealt-major-blow-mayor-1 #OneTermRahm #ChicagoTonight
Can you hear me now #OneTermRahm? No? Maybe it's the jet noise you've approved! http://www.fairchicago.org #ChicagoTonight
Please retweet these tweets ---> https://twitter.com/garcia4chicago/status/582893406826815489
Feel free to forward to your folks!