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|Free Republic 2nd Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000||Receipts & Pledges to-date: $69,425|
|Woo hoo!! And with the remaining monthlies included we're now over 78%!! Less than $19k to go!! Thank you all very much!! Let's git 'er done!!|
Posted on 10/03/2002 10:43:53 AM PDT by Mo1
Welcome to the New Free Republic Donation System!
John has programmed a great new donation system for us. It can accept credit cards or PayPal donations and will eventually also accept electronic checks. We have installed a new secure server system and have contracted with Authorize.net to do the actual credit card processing, and, of course, PayPal will process the PayPal donations through their system.
I've changed the links on our front page to link to the new program:
Donate Here By Secure Server
If you have bookmarks to the old system, please update to the new. The old system will be discontinued.
Take a test drive through the new system if you haven't already, and notice that it has several new features and reports available, including scoreboard, current stats, our budget and a faq. It's live now, so if you enter a donation it's for real (and thank you very much if you do).
John will continue making enhancements to the new system as we go, but the basic program is ready to go, and is live, and on the air.
We've decided to roll out our 4th quarter fundraiser with the new system on a late Saturday afternoon, as Saturday's are slow days and we might as well be gentle while breaking in the new system.
Thank you John for the new system! Great work!
Thank you BadJoe, WillaJohns, WIMom and all of the dedicated hardworking volunteers on the fundraising team who have helped us so much with these FReepathons in the past.
And thank you all for your continuing efforts! Without your dedication and hard work, FR could not stay on the air.
And thank you FReepers! Without your continued participation and financial support there would be no Free Republic!
A note to current monthly donors: We will need you to re-enter your recurring monthly donation to the new system, but please do not do it yet. Joe just processed your September donations on the 20th of September. The new system processes your donation on the day it is entered, so please wait until later in October to start your monthly on the new system. Also, please let BadJoe know via FReepmail (and please include your real name so he can match it with your credit card info in his file) after you re-enter your monthly donation so he can take you off his list. At the end of October, he will email all of those on his list who have not contacted him to remind them of the new system. Thank you very much for your continued support.
A note to prospective new monthly donors: We have included a list of our fixed monthly expenses as well as an estimate of our non-recurring expenses on our budget page of the donation system. We've also included an estimate of our current recurring monthly donations from our monthly donors. If and when the total of the recurring monthly donations ever meets our monthly expenses, there will no longer be a need for these FReepathons. It can happen someday. Thank you for considering a regular monthly contribution.
Note to all: We are looking forward to an exciting and rewarding election cycle. I know that we are not all in full agreement on this, but I sincerely believe that we have an excellent opportunity with this election to set the liberals back many years. And I also believe that winning this election in a big way for the conservatives will be the spark that allows our fight to return the Constitution to its rightful place as the Supreme Law of the Land to really get off the ground. I sincerely believe this is essential in our fight to secure our Liberty!
We hold the White House and the House of Representatives. If we re-take the majority in the Senate, it will be one of the very rare times in our history that the conservatives have held the majority control in all departments.
I see this as a gift from God. A majority means that the conservatives will chair the various committees of Congress and can set the legislative agenda. And, perhaps more importantly, a majority in the Senate will make it much more likely that President Bush's appointments will be confirmed.
This means we will be able to start replacing some of the liberal judicial activists on the bench with conservatives (don't tell Daschle & Co. that) and perhaps we will finally have a real shot at actually overturning some of the liberal bunk that has been foisted on us over the last century or so. How about overturning Roe vs Wade? With the current mood of the populace and with a conservative Senate, I think it can be done!
Remember, the liberals have controlled all or most of our government for at least 80 of the last 100 years. No wonder we are in such a mess today. This is the best opportunity we've ever had to reverse it in a big way. Kick the liberals out! Take control of the Senate and replace the liberal judiciary. This alone will set liberalism back thirty to forty years!
We must not fail to take advantage of this opportunity. Daschle and Company sense their days are numbered and are in a panic. Now is the time to redouble our efforts and throw these bums out!
I expect the volume on Free Republic to pick-up substantially as we head into the final weeks and days of the campaign season. And I expect exciting things will be happening for for all of us!
Thank you all very much!
God bless you all and may God continue to bless America!
From the last thread
$20 from Texas
$25 from Florida
$20 from Texas
$20 from Maryland
$10 from Arizona
$100 from Colorado
$30 from Ohio
$50 from Wisconsin
$20 from Virginia
$100 from Virginia
$50 from Tennessee
$100 from Connecticut
Thank you FReepers!
Thank you Garden state FREEPERS!!!
Thank You Volunteer State FREEPER!!!!
Thank you Grand Canyon State FREEPER!!!
Thank you Old Dominion State FREEPER!!!!!!!!!
Thank you Centennial State FREEPER!!!!!
Thank you Constitution State FREEPER!!!!
Thank You Lone Star State FREEPERS
Thank you Sunshine State FREEPER!!!!!
Thank you Badger State FREEPER!!!!!!
Thank you Buckeye State FREEPER!!!!
Thank you Old Line State FREEPER!!!!!
Thanks for the new thread! BTTT!
I mailed my check this morning!
(To be sung to Hank Williams, Jr.'s version of his daddy's song, "KAW-LIGA!!")
McAuliffe is a two-bit minion grovellin' fer RAT's Whores!!
He sold his Soul to Ol' Slick Willie...sold Chi-Coms OUR Guns of War!!
MAC-AULIFFE!! OOOOOOOOOHHH!! Grinnin' there as if Right doesn't know...
FReepers demand answers...you gotta go!!
T-Mac always wore his pin-striped suits and pissed good folks off a lot...
That Traitor stole from Union folks and smoked way too much pot!!
MAC-AULIFFE!!! OOOOOOOHHH!!! Too corrupt to ever do what's Right...
Because yer heart is stained from constant lyin'!!
IN-DICT McAuliffe...Equal Justice demands this!!
CON-VICT McAuliffe...'Tis in Prison he shall live!!
Is it any wonder that Slick's face is red...
McAuliffe, yer Party's good as dead!!
McAuliffe is a lowly minion...Sheeple just don't care.
His fate is fixed to the Clinton Traitors but the Voters ain't aware!!
MAC-AULIFFE!!! OOOOOOOOOOHHH!! In yer trial evidence'll grow...
Right'll make sure, then, the Sheeple know.
Then one day that Winnick shyster bought the Indian maid
And took her, oh, so far away, but young McAuliffe stayed
MAC-AULIFFE!! OOOOOOOOOHHH!! Punk stole from Winnick's Global Crossing...
And wishes he was still McLowlife's Scheme.
IN-DICT MAC-AULIFFE!! Equal Justice demands this!!
"CON-VICT MAC-AULIFFE!!" In a prison cell he shall live!!
Is it any wonder that Left's face is red...
MAC-AULIFFE...RAT Party's good as dead!!!
Mudboy Slim "Me and the Missuz were married nine years ago today at the St. John's Church on Church Hill in Richmond, VA...the same church wherein Patrick Henry gave his famous "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" speech. Any role that this thread can play in the Inevitable Indictment of DNC Chairman Terrence "The Punk" McAuliffe is dedicated to my partner-fer-life. Anybody else out there got Terry McAuliffe's Home Address on their Rolodex?!"
1 posted on 7/31/02 2:03 AM Eastern by Mudboy Slim
IMHO, we ain't even hit stride yet...MUD
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|Never Never Land||420.00||15||28.00||100.00|
|55 locations total||$22,735.95||507||$44.84||9,278||$2.45||$1,000.00|
Third most gross total...30 contributors...and the most $$ per contributor of any state in America!! WOOO-HOOOOO!!
But I can see us winnin' the Big Prize this Quarter...VA FReepers, we are but small in number, but large in spirit!! We can overtake the FRightful Behemoths of FReeperVille if only we dig deep and contribute with all the Gusto Thomas Jefferson wouldda been sooooo proud of!!
Toss yer hate in the ring, Old Dominion FReepers, it's high time to make a difference in the World...MUD
If not, cancel your subscription to that leftwing fishwrap and send half or all of your monthly savings to Free Republic. You will see the real news on Free Republic!
When have I ever lied to you, my FRiend?...MUD
BANK--and invest--on it, my FRiends...economy's gonna be percolatin' along by Spring '03!!
Well, who the HECK cares about yer HUMBLE Opinion?!
For the sole purpose of keeping power
The thing is .. no matter how much money I lose in the market .. no matter how poor they try to make me
I will ALWAYS hate The Party of Bill Clinton
They tried to destroy this country .. and I'll be damn if I will let them have a chance and try again
The Party of Bill Clinton tried to destroy folks honor and respect for each other .. for life and for our country
and WE THE PEOPLE will stop them
VOTE THE RATS OUT!!!
Ed thanks for all that you do on these Freepathons.
I will probably be fly fishing when you get back. I have to "feed" that addictive habit!
You're welcome, but the real credit goes to you and all the other creative Freepers! I'm just the bump grunt!
"I will probably be fly fishing when you get back."
Awwwwwww! I wanna go, too!!! [pout] ;o)