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MoveOn is hiring! Join the 2018 Resist and Win team!

If the recent victories in Alabama, Virginia, and elsewhere have indicated anything, it’s that progressives are able to win elections anywhere when we resist and show up at the ballot box. MoveOn members were instrumental in these resistance efforts, and we will continue to build a movement that stands up for vulnerable communities and wins […]

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What MoveOn Members Accomplished in 2017

In what is likely the darkest political moment many of us have experienced, and at a time when Trump, his administration, and Republicans in Congress are doing tremendous harm, Americans of all walks of life—women donning pink hats, Dreamers courageously risking their future, and so many more—helped light the spark of Resistance that has yielded light and hope.

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MoveOn: Democrats’ Failure to Secure Dream Act by Holidays Unconscionable; Accountability Pledged

Statement from Ilya Sheyman, executive director of Political Action, in response to Democrats in Congress failing to stand by their promise to pass protections for Dreamers before year’s end: “This failure to pass a clean Dream Act before heading home for the holidays is unconscionable and Democrats who supported the Republicans’ continuing deportation resolution […]

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MoveOn: GOP Tax Bill Stands to ‘Make Already Raging Economic Inequality in America Worse’

Statement from Ilya Sheyman, executive director of Political Action, in response to the Senate’s passage of the Republican tax bill: “In a final act of 2017, Republicans in Congress have pushed through a tax plan that will raise taxes for half of all Americans and likely leave 13 million people without health care coverage—all […]

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Forty+ Celebrities, Cultural Influencers Send Letter to Democratic Leadership Urging Them to ‘Uphold Your Promise’ to Protect Dreamers

Signers include America Ferrera, Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Lawrence, Uzo Aduba, Scarlett Johansson, Kendrick Sampson, Don Cheadle, Mark Ruffalo, Sally Field, Aidy Bryant, Julianne Moore, Michael Pena, Shailene Woodley, and others. ** See the letter here: While negotiations on voting on Dream Act before the holidays are in peril, more than 40 high-profile celebrities and […]

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New Survey: Progressives may support primary challenges against Dem Senate candidates if end-of-year spending bill does not include Dream Act

Results from MoveOn members surveyed in Arizona, California, Indiana, Missouri & Nevada Progressives are counting on Democrats to vote for spending bill that includes a clean Dream Act before 2018 to end uncertainty and fear for immigrant youth and their families New survey data from illustrates that progressive voters want Democratic incumbents to use […]

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MoveOn Announces Plans for $15 Mil 'Resist and Win' 2018 Election Mobilization to End GOP Control of U.S. House

*** Political Action *** For Immediate Release: December 14, 2017 MOVEON ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR $15 MIL ‘RESIST AND WIN’ 2018 ELECTION MOBILIZATION TO END GOP CONTROL OF U.S. HOUSE Organization’s millions of members will also support emerging progressive leaders at the state and local level and mobilize in key Senate races Group pledges accountability for […]

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MoveOn is hiring campaign directors!

As a pillar of the current Resistance movement, MoveOn is mobilizing opposition to Trump and the GOP’s toxic agenda, including helping to lead efforts to defend health care, to stop any new U.S. wars, fighting for a Clean Dream Act, and opposing tax cuts for big corporations and the rich. We are determined to make […]

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