Bernie Sanders Transformed the National Landscape

In response to Senator Bernie Sanders suspending his campaign in the Democratic presidential primary, Stanley Fritz, Political Director, Citizen Action of New York, released the following statement: "Bernie's campaigns recognized something that most election campaigns...

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Advisory: Jam 4 Justice: A Community BBQ

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR: Thursday, September 5th, 2019 Contact:  Rebecca Garrard, rgarrard@citizenactionny.org, 845-797-9210 Jam 4 Justice: A Community BBQ Citizen Action of Hudson Valley Holds A BBQ to Get the Community Involved in their #DEMANDJUSTICE Campaign  Join us...

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Activist Check In: BE FREE

AROUND THE STATE This week we spent time working on our strategy at our 2019 staff retreat. We're away from the office but we will be back soon.  In the meantime, I hope you checkout our upcoming events below and be sure to attend, participate and...

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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 funds should be...

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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...

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