People's Action

People’s Action is a national network of organizations with a million people across 29 states.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020
People’s Action Statement on John Kerry Appointment as Climate Czar
People’s Action Climate Justice Campaign Director Kaniela Ing released the following statement today after President-Elect Joe Biden appointed Secretary John Kerry as Climate Czar: “Climate change is a global crisis that will require revolutionary cooperation, but over the past four years, Trump...
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Friday, November 13, 2020
Student Action Spurs Student Vote to Help Turn Georgia Blue and Defeat Trump
Student Action, an affiliate of People’s Action, today announced updated voter canvassing numbers, showing that the organization defied odds to build a robust student-to-student voter outreach program amid a pandemic. Their work turning out the student vote played a pivotal role in Biden’s win in...
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Wednesday, November 04, 2020
People’s Action Statement on Election Results
People’s Action Director George Goehl today issued the following statement on the election: “Count every vote, no matter how long it takes. Democracy includes us all. Anyone running for office can say whatever they want to, but it’s the will of the voters that decides. Donald Trump and Republicans...
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Monday, November 02, 2020
United Against Trump Statement on the 2020 Election
In the final days of the 2020 election, an unprecedented multiracial working-class movement is mobilizing millions of voters across the country to defeat Trump and elect Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States. “Working-class people and young people of every race are volunteering and...
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Tuesday, October 27, 2020
People’s Action Statement on Amy Coney Barrett Confirmation to SCOTUS
People’s Action Deputy Director Bree Carlson today released the following statement after the Senate voted to confirm Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court of the United States: “The Senate majority has failed the people of the United States. For weeks, Republicans in the Senate have...
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Friday, October 16, 2020
People’s Action Blows Past 25 Million Calls and Texts to Voters in Key Battleground States
People’s Action today announced that, working with its member organizations, the organization has made more than 25 million attempts to contact voters living in key battleground states this election cycle so far. Volunteers contacted voters in Arizona, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Michigan,...
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Thursday, October 08, 2020
People’s Action Statement on Vice Presidential Debate
People’s Action Deputy Director Bree Carlson today issued the following statement on the vice presidential debate: “Americans are facing an economic crisis and an out-of-control pandemic due to Trump’s incompetence, and all Mike Pence had to offer was ‘thoughts and prayers.’ It’s insulting. Pence...
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Wednesday, September 30, 2020
After Presidential Debate Neglects Needs of Rural Americans, People’s Action Power Launches Ad Campaign in Battleground Counties in Rural Wisconsin to Defeat Trump
People’s Action Power and Local Voices today announced an ad buy in battleground counties in Wisconsin to defeat Trump. The ad features the story of lifetime Wisconsin resident and cash crop farmer Craig Myhre, and will air over TV, radio, and internet in Trempealeau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Juneau...
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Tuesday, September 15, 2020
With Less Than Two Months Until the Election, People’s Action Unveils Groundbreaking Study That Charts A Path to Defeat Trump
People’s Action today unveiled new results from a groundbreaking study, charting a path to defeat Donald Trump in November. Building off of previous research , this historic study is the first in its field and confirms that deep canvassing can significantly reduce Trump support in rural and small-...
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Wednesday, August 05, 2020
People’s Action Cheers Rep. Rashida Tlaib’s Defeat of Challenger in Heated Michigan Primary
People’s Action Director of Movement Politics Ryan Greenwood today released the following statement in response to projected reports that Rep. Rashida Tlaib (MI-13) defeated her primary challenger: “Today’s results show that putting people and our planet over profit is a winning combination. People...
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