Supreme Court Defenders Coalition Update & Action Items

See below for action items, top links, as well as an attached document for other relevant links/info with messaging to read and amplify by sharing through emails and/or social media. Thanks to all the individuals and organizations for sending various links and information. We couldn’t get all this info together without all of your work.

Note that Senate hearings are scheduled to begin Monday, Oct. 12th.

Thank you!

In liberty,

Jenny Beth & team

Debate night update — you’ve been chosen for an urgent poll

You just watched one of the most important nights of the 2020 presidential election … and it could be the deciding factor in who becomes the next President of the United States.

According to a Monmouth University poll released yesterday, nearly 3 out of 4 registered voters (74%) planned to watch tonight’s debate — and millions tuned in live by TV, radio, and internet livestream.

Debate updates: Biden requested breaks, Trump “doesn’t have to hold back at all”

With 35 days to Election Day 2020 (and just hours to the first debate!), here’s the news that you’ll want to know:

(1) It’s debate day! Nearly 75% of registered voters will be watching.


(2) Kamala Harris may temporarily leave the campaign trail to join Amy Coney Barrett’s SCOTUS confirmation


(3) New York City voters reporting major issues with their mail-in ballots: other peoples’ names on the envelopes!


And on the campaign trail today:


President Trump and Joe Biden will meet at the first presidential debate tonight at 9pm Eastern in Cleveland, Ohio. They won’t wear masks but they won’t shake hands at the debate due to COVID precautions. There will be a small live audience, estimated to be about 60 people compared to the normal 900 to 1,200 at a debate, according to CNN.

Milan Bergamo continues to advance, developing service and product offers

While the aviation sector has been one of the worst hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, Milan Bergamo Airport has been working hard with its stakeholders to advance and improve its service and product offering, particularly important at a time when passenger travel habits have changed considerably in previous months. “We have noticed that domestic travel has become an even more important market as people look to discover their own nation as a result of continuous border control changes imposed by government,” comments Giacomo Cattaneo, Director Commercial Aviation, SACBO. “As a result, and in response to demand, Ryanair has added additional frequencies on its routes to Bari, Catania, Naples and Palermo from the start of October. Collectively, this extra capacity will result in 12 further departures per week to these four destinations.”

Royal Thai Air Force equips pilot cadre with advanced training program, awards Textron Aviation Defense with a contract for 12 Beechcraft T-6C Texan II aircraft, training, spares and support services

WICHITA, Kan. (Sept. 28, 2020) – Textron Aviation Defense LLC today announced a contract with the Royal Thai Air Force for an Integrated Training System in support of operations at the Royal Thai Air Force Flying Training School at Kamphaeng Saen air base. The contract is for 12 Beechcraft T-6C Texan II advanced military training aircraft, ground-based training systems for pilots and maintenance professionals, a mission planning and debrief system, spare parts and ground support equipment. The work in support of this contract will take place at the company’s Wichita, Kansas facilities. Textron Aviation Defense LLC is a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company.

Container focus: Preventing the loss of containers at sea

Container losses: The Swedish Club identifies the catalysts 
Established less than 70 years ago, the container industry is perceived by many as the modern face of shipping. Yet despite the sector being well regulated and highly regarded, containers are still lost overboard. Container focus: Preventing the loss of containers at sea, a new loss prevention report from The Swedish Club, provides an overview of statistics, an insight into specific cases, and with the help of experts, delivers hands-on advice for preventing such losses.