Scrapping any intention to work with the new administration, the message from OFA’s BarackObama.com said, “we’re not backing down.”
The email to supporters was a clear rallying cry to fight the incoming Trump administration, despite Obama’s pledge to help the new team.
OFA’s Jeremy Bird said, “If you’re anything like me, you’re still sorting through the events of the past week and a half. It’s hard — there’s no way to sugarcoat that. Vulnerable communities are feeling like this country has turned its back on them. And years of hard work are on the chopping block, seemingly overnight.