Protect Coverage for Pre-Existing Conditions!

We need our members of Congress to stand up and demand that the ACA be defended and protected from Donald Trump!


Albany County Workers Need Paid Sick Days!

40% of private sector workers living in Albany County lack even a single paid sick day, promoting economic inequality and threatening public health.


Gov. Cuomo: Stop Trump’s climate attack!

While we fight the Trump administration every step of the way in D.C., New York must lead on climate change by transitioning to 100% renewable energy. It’s up to Governor Cuomo.

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Activist Check In: Grassroots on the Rise

Dear Activists, We changed the face of New York politics on Tuesday night. The hours spent knocking doors and making calls paid off in a big way, as key Congressional districts were flipped and Democrats gained a majority in the State Senate (after years of being in...

Activist Check In: The Triumphant Return of Cleanup Carl

Dear Activists, Have you made your plan to vote? It's the most important question you can ask people these next few days. Most of us have busy schedules and countless responsibilities. The simple act of planning your trip to the polls can make all the difference. Me,...

Activist Check In: GOP Is All Tricks, No Treats

Dear Activists, Is there anything more frightening than not being able to afford health care or having lead-filled drinking water? At Citizen Action, we won't be steering clear of politics this Halloween, especially with so much at stake. Here's a sneak peek of the...

Activist Check In: Winning Time

Dear Activists, In basketball, the fourth and final quarter is known as "winning time." With less than three weeks until the election, it's winning time for our progressive candidates. Wealthy donors are pouring millions into Congressional races to keep Trump...