By admin. Tuesday, July 21 2015
On Wednesday June 19, nine Black South Carolinians were gunned down after welcoming a man into their Bible study. Their deaths were a direct result of hatred and racism. The next day, as South Carolina—and the nation—mourned their deaths, a symbol of hatred and racism against Blacks still flew in front of the South Carolina […]
#BlackLivesMatter | #takedowntheflag | confederate flag | MoveOn Petition | moveon.org | petition delivery | south carolina | Victory
By Brian Stewart. Thursday, July 9 2015
confederate flag | MoveOn Petition | petition delivery | south carolina | south carolina shooting | take down the flag
By Brian Stewart. Thursday, June 25 2015
Moments ago, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a major 6-3 decision in the case of King v. Burwell upholding critical components of the Affordable Care Act. Responding to the decision, Anna Galland, executive director of MoveOn.org Civic Action, issued the following statement: “Today’s Supreme Court ruling in King v. Burwell upholds critical components of the […]
ACA | Affordable Care Act | Obamacare | SCOTUS | Supreme Court
By Brian Stewart. Tuesday, June 2 2015
MoveOn.org and Democracy for America are suspending the Run Warren Run campaign and pivoting to stand alongside Elizabeth Warren and other progressives in the fights ahead.
2016 presidential race | economic inequality | Elizabeth Warren | income inequality | rwr | rwr-featured
By Nick Berning. Thursday, February 26 2015
Anna Galland, executive director of MoveOn.org Civic Action, had the following statement in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to use Title II to uphold Net Neutrality: This is an unequivocal victory for the millions of Americans who came together to show that people power can trump the power of corporate giants like Comcast […]
FCC | Net Neutrality | open Internet | Victory | wins
By admin. Monday, February 23 2015
Walmart employs hundreds of thousands of Americans across the country. The majority of those workers make minimum wage—as Walmart executives are making BILLIONS. Our friends at OUR Walmart have been fighting for a living wage by starting petitions, staging protests, and organizing to fight for their rights. Last week, Walmart workers won a big victory: Walmart announced that they will […]
Economic Justice | labor | Minimum Wage | MoveOn members | Moveon victory | moveon.org | Victory | Walmart
By admin. Friday, February 20 2015
Gerawan Farming employs over 5,000 workers at peak harvest season, selling peaches, nectarines, plums, apricots, and grapes under its Prima label. Our friends at United Farm Workers have been working hard to protect the union rights of the Gerawan Farm workers. When the Los Angeles Unified School District Board, who contracts to purchase Gerawan’s products, […]
Labor Unions | Moveon victory | UFW | United Farm Workers | Victory
By admin. Friday, February 6 2015
For four years under Governor Corbett, tens of thousands of Pennsylvanians, along with our friends at PennEnvironment, fought back against the governor’s attempts to open state parks and forests to fracking.
fracking | Moveon victory | PA | Victory
By admin. Thursday, December 18 2014
This week, the U.S. Senate listened to YOU — and not the NRA — by confirming Dr. Vivek Murthy as U.S. Surgeon General. With a vote of 51 to 43, it’s a resounding victory for public health and for our families and communities!
Moveon victory | Victory
By Rosy Kalfus. Wednesday, May 14 2014
In the wake of the large sums of out-of-state anonymous donations that flooded into California during the 2012 election, the Legislature took up SB27, which would require political nonprofits to identify their donors in California elections. So Trent Lange of the California Clean Money Campaign, along with allies including California Common Cause, Credo Action, Courage Campaign, MoveOn.org, and others, launched a campaign to get the bill passed.
money in politics | Victories