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The MoveOn family of organizations brings real Americans back into the political process. With over 3.2 million members across America – from carpenters to stay-at-home moms to business leaders – we work together to realize the progressive promise of our country. MoveOn is a service – a way for busy but concerned citizens to find their political voice in a system dominated by big money and big media.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
200k+ Demand Congress Vehemently Oppose, Work To Stop White Supremacist Steve Bannon's Appointment in Trump WH
More than 200,000 people have signed a MoveOn.org petition, and thousands are making phone calls to Congressional offices today, putting all members of Congress "on notice that we expect them to vehemently oppose Bannon's appointment, using all the tools at their disposal, including holds on all...
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Thursday, November 10, 2016
MoveOn Statement on DNC Leadership
Statement from Ilya Sheyman, Executive Director, MoveOn.org Political Action: "The DNC must clean house and the new chair must stand up to all efforts by Trump and Republicans to move their harmful and bigoted agenda, which lost the national popular vote. At the same time, the DNC must connect with...
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Thursday, August 25, 2016
MoveOn.org Hiring Dozens of Organizers in 8 Battleground States, Kicking Off Major ‘United Against Hate’ Field Effort to Defeat Trump, and Win the Senate
In an expansion of MoveOn.org’s United Against Hate campaign to prevent Donald Trump from winning the White House while demonstrating that hatred, racism, misogyny, and xenophobia are a losing strategy, MoveOn.org Political Action is hiring dozens of organizers to serve as state directors and field...
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Wednesday, March 16, 2016
MoveOn Statement on President Obama’s Nomination of Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court
Ilya Sheyman, executive director of MoveOn.org Political Action had the following reaction to President Obama’s nomination of Chief Judge Merrick Garland of the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, to the Supreme Court: “President Obama has fulfilled his constitutional duty by...
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Thursday, February 25, 2016
MoveOn Members Launch Petition Campaigns Targeting Superdelegates, Demanding That Voters, Not Party Insiders, Determine the Democratic Nominee
From Maine to California, MoveOn members in 48 states have started petition campaigns calling on their state superdelegates to honor the will of Democratic primary voters and caucus-goers in determining the party’s nominee at the Democratic National Convention in July. More than 400,000 MoveOn...
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Tuesday, February 23, 2016
MoveOn Reaction To Senate GOP Saying No Hearing, No Vote On SCOTUS Nominee
Statement by Anna Galland, MoveOn.org Executive Director: “Republicans flat out saying they will deny any nominee a hearing or a vote before the nominee is even named is an unprecedented move and a complete dereliction of their constitutional duty. It is a shameful new low for a majority that has...
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Tuesday, May 12, 2015
MoveOn Responds to Senate Democrats’ Blocking of Fast Track Legislation
Justin Krebs, campaign director for MoveOn.org Civic Action, responded to news that the Senate had voted against considering legislation that would give President Obama Fast Track authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a secret trade deal that puts corporate interests over the interests of...
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Thursday, May 15, 2014
MoveOn Slams the FCC’s Decision to Advance Two-Tiered Internet Proposal, Calls on Obama to Publicly Oppose The Plan
"An open Internet levels the playing field in our democracy and that's why it's so alarming that the FCC is moving forward Chairman Tom Wheeler’s proposed rules that would break President Obama's promise to uphold Net Neutrality -- rules that could destroy the Internet as we know it.
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Friday, May 09, 2014
More than 10,000 MoveOn Members Submit Testimony to the FCC Demanding the Commission Support Net Neutrality
This morning, in advance of a scheduled May 15 hearing, more than 10,000 MoveOn.org members submitted stories and comments to the Federal Communications Commision demanding that it support Net Neutrality. The MoveOn members explained how they would be personally harmed if giant corporations like Comcast and Verizon are allowed to choose to allow some content to travel faster than other content, and can sell access to the information superhighway to the highest bidder.
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Friday, April 25, 2014
MoveOn Demands the FCC Keep Obama’s Promise to Uphold Net Neutrality
Statement from Anna Galland, executive director of MoveOn.org Civic Action: "An open internet levels the playing field in our democracy. That's why it's alarming that FCC Chair Tom Wheeler has proposed rules that would break President Obama's promise to uphold Net Neutrality -- rules that could destroy the internet as we know it. MoveOn members strongly support Net Neutrality and call on the FCC to scrap its proposed rule rolling back this bedrock principle of an open internet."
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