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Week 27 pledge actions

Friends, A bit of good news today as a Federal appeals court upheld the injunction against Trump’s Muslim ban – a small but crucial step in protecting the rights and freedoms we all hold dear. Of course, those rights and freedoms remain under assault from the administration – most recently with the proposed Federal budget that was just released,* which slashes social safety nets and …

Week 19 pledge actions

Friends, One victory won, a lot more to go! Last week’s AHCA debacle was a great triumph for the millions who get to keep their health coverage under Obamacare. It also makes clear that our resistance is working. This week has seen a new barrage of assaults, most notably on the livable climate that our futures depend on. Just as we did on healthcare, we …

Week 17 pledge actions

Friends, We have only three action items for you this week, but they’re all substantial ones, on issues that affect us all – health and the environment. There’s also a strong informational emphasis this week – it’s important to be well-informed as we hear and talk about these major issues. As always, do as many as you can, and also take a few seconds to …