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Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United and McCutcheon

Constitutional Amendment to Overturn Citizens United and McCutcheon

clee May 21, 2014 2

HUGE news! Last week Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid announced support for a constitutional amendment to reverse disastrous Supreme Court decisions on money in politics. In the Citizens United vs FEC and McCutcheon vs FEC rulings, the corporate

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The Right to Vote is Under Attack

The Right to Vote is Under Attack

clee May 14, 2014 1

The right to vote is under attack across the country. If we don’t act now, many Americans will head to the polls without crucial protections from discrimination that ensure their right to vote this

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PETITION: Stop the Republican Medicaid Blockade

PETITION: Stop the Republican Medicaid Blockade

clee May 8, 2014 1

Republicans in 24 states are denying access to health care to nearly 6 million Americans. Thousands will die every year because of the GOP Medicaid blockade. It’s time to stand up and fight back. Sign

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BREAKING: GOP Blocks Minimum Wage Vote

BREAKING: GOP Blocks Minimum Wage Vote

clee April 30, 2014 0

Breaking news from the floor of the Senate! Mitch McConnell and Senate Republicans just blocked a vote on raising the minimum wage to $10.10 for 28 million American workers. Chip in $10.10 to send

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Make Huge Corporations Pay Their Fair Share

Make Huge Corporations Pay Their Fair Share

clee April 15, 2014 1

General Electric, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup don’t need billions in taxpayer handouts. We need to cancel the corporate tax giveaways so we can invest in education, health care and good jobs to create an economy

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Tell Boehner to Renew UI Immediately!

Tell Boehner to Renew UI Immediately!

clee April 2, 2014 1

Tell Speaker Boehner: Extend Unemployment Insurance Now » Tell Speaker Boehner: Extend Unemployment Insurance Now »

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Florida Election Shows Danger and Promise in Obamacare Debate

Florida Election Shows Danger and Promise in Obamacare Debate

clee March 18, 2014 0

By Richard Kirsch, USAction Board Member and Strategic Adviser  Originally posted on Next New Deal, the blog of the Roosevelt Institute. Democrats may have lost the special election for Florida’s 13th congressional district, but

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Citizen Action of New York: Fair Elections Now!

Citizen Action of New York: Fair Elections Now!

clee March 12, 2014 0

Check out the action below from USAction affiliate Citizen Action of New York.   Right now, hundreds of activists are traveling from across the state to Albany to demand that our leaders finally change the

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Eliminate the Pentagon’s OCO war slush fund

Eliminate the Pentagon’s OCO war slush fund

clee March 12, 2014 0

We deserve to know what the Pentagon is doing with our tax dollars. An explosive new report shines a bright light on $85 billion in war funding – the Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) fund.1 This

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The F-35 is a Bad Deal for America

The F-35 is a Bad Deal for America

clee February 12, 2014 17

We’ve been fighting to rein in wasteful Pentagon spending for years and the F-35 is the most expensive weapons program in history, with a total cost of $1.5 trillion. Plagued by cost overruns and

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