exchange ideas. Town halls are a valued, vital part of American democracy. The unfortunate truth is that in recent years, these interactions have been anything but civil. Belligerent protestors and shouting spectators have taken a fixture of free speech and representative government and turned it into a forum for partisan bickering, aggressive accusations, and in extreme cases, threats. That’s why we’re asking hard-working tax paying Americans who voted for change to show up at town halls and to have your voice heard–so no voice is ignored.