Perry Awards 2019: Call for Nominations

Perry Awards 2019: Call for Nominations Every year, Citizen Action of New York’s Capital District Chapter holds The Jim Perry Progressive Leadership awards to honor grassroots activists who have been part of building our community and the progressive movement. The Jim...
Activist Check In: Hit the Road Jeff

Activist Check In: Hit the Road Jeff

Dear Activists, Hopefully Amazon has learned an important lesson: You can’t extort billions in tax breaks and expect people in the community to remain silent. We’re inspired by the grassroots organizing that happened to stop Amazon’s swindle. Public...
Activist Check In: It’s On the House

Activist Check In: It’s On the House

Dear Activists, Today the Democrats officially took control of the House. And the first bill they’re introducing takes aim at big money interests by proposing public campaign financing, a Constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United, and expanded voting...