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MoveOn: Dem sweep in VA shows power of the Resistance; U.S. House clearly in play in 2018

Ilya Sheyman, executive director of Political Action, had the following response to Ralph Northam’s and Justin Fairfax’s victories in the Virginia governor and lieutenant governor races tonight: “Tonight, the Commonwealth of Virginia joined the Resistance. “MoveOn-endorsed Ralph Northam has been declared the next Governor of Virginia. Northam’s victory is a major defeat for Donald […]

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Call Congress: No GOP Tax Scam

The Republican tax scam is a one-two punch: massive tax cuts for big corporations and the wealthy that are funded by slashing health care, education, and other programs for the people. Call your representative and senators. Tell them: “Not one penny in tax cuts for the wealthy or big corporations. Not one penny in cuts […]

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MoveOn statement on GOP tax scam

Statement from Sunjeev Bery, Campaign Director at, in response to the GOP’s tax legislation introduced today: “This Republican tax scam is a one-two punch that will fund massive tax cuts for big corporations and the wealthy on the backs of people whose health care, education, and other programs will be slashed. Trump and the […]

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Joint Statement on Trump’s Response to New York City Tragedy

Statement from ACLU, CREDO,, and Win Without War in response to the tragedy in New York City and Donald Trump’s response:  “Last night, eight innocent people were killed and more were wounded in an act of senseless violence. Our organizations, representing more than ten million people coast to coast, mourn with New York and […]

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300+ Events to Protect Mueller Prepared Nationwide to Ensure No Interference with Russia-Trump Investigation

*** Trump Is Not Above The Law is a collaborative project of two dozen organizations, including Civic Action, Public Citizen, Common Cause, Indivisible, March for Truth, People for the American Way, and Stand Up America *** Nationwide, activists are organizing more than 300 emergency “Nobody is Above the Law” rallies to take place in the […]

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Cincinnati MoveOn Members Endorse Yvette Simpson for Mayor

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati members of Political Action have voted overwhelmly to endorse Yvette Simpson for Mayor.  In the race for Mayor, Simpson won the endorsement of 82% of votes cast by’s more than 9,000 members in the city. The election for mayor of Cincinnati will be held on November 7, 2017, where Simpson […]

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VICTORY: Democratic Party rejects the NRA and other predatory corporate donors

Three weeks after the Las Vegas shooting, more than 20,000 people signed a petition by MoveOn member Sandy Phillips—whose daughter, Jessi, was slaughtered in the Aurora, Colorado theater massacre in 2012—asking the DNC, the governing body of the national Democratic Party, to reject donations from the gun industry. The DNC heard us and took action: […]

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Politicians: Stop Taking Money from the NRA

I am a teacher and practice "lockdown" drills now on what to do in the event of a school shooting. I should not have to make my students imagine a deranged gunman hunting them through the hallways of their place of learning and …

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