The best place to understand the issues that affect your community is the local coffee shop. The best place to learn who a community supports for office, whether local, state, or national is the local coffee shop. My friends and I have joked and complained that our politicians should be required to visit their constituency at coffee shops to hear how people feel about the issues.
It appears that the Coffee Party USA has read my mind. Last week, 350 "Coffee With Congress" meetings took place in 44 states and 400 coffee meetings are planned for this coming weekend. Click here to see if there is a meeting near you. You can also create a meeting if one is not scheduled near you.