People's Action

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

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Wednesday, April 08, 2020
People’s Action: Thank You, Bernie
People’s Action Director George Goehl today released the following statement in response to news that Senator Bernie Sanders is suspending his campaign for president. Bernie Sanders’ ability to cut through the corporate haze that clouds our politics is unmatched by any presidential candidate in our...
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Thursday, April 02, 2020
Unemployment Claims Show That We Need a People’s Bailout Now
In response to the news that 6.6 million people filed initial unemployment claims this week , People’s Action Director George Goehl released the following statement: “Today’s unemployment numbers show that Congress must pass a People’s Bailout immediately. These numbers are 10 times higher than the...
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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Huge Progressive Coalition and Key Congressional Leaders Demand a People’s Bailout in Response to Coronavirus Crisis
Sens. Ed Markey and Senator Tammy Duckworth, along with Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Mark Pocan, Debbie Dingell, Pramila Jayapal, and Barbara Lee, have joined more than 450 progressive organizations across the country to launch a new People’s Bailout campaign to focus congressional coronavirus...
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
People’s Action and National Allies Demand Federal Housing Action During Coronavirus Crisis
People’s Action today released a memorandum outlining the federal action required to ensure frontline communities have their housing needs met during the COVID-19 pandemic. “The coronavirus pandemic is a public health crisis that will affect poor and working class community members the most,”...
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Monday, March 09, 2020
People’s Action Welcomes WFP’s Sanders Endorsement
People’s Action cheered today’s decision by the Working Families Party to endorse Bernie Sanders for president. “The multiracial working class is united behind Bernie Sanders,” said Rosemary Rivera, co-director of People’s Action organization Citizen Action of New York . “The Working Families Party...
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Thursday, March 05, 2020
People's Action: We Are Grateful for Sen. Warren's Accomplishments
People’s Action released the following statement in response to news that Sen. Elizabeth Warren would suspend her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. "Senator Warren ran a principled, historic race for the Democratic nomination, speaking to the needs of the multiracial working...
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Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Sanders’ California Victory Is A Big Win for Organized People Power
People’s Action hailed the win by Sen. Bernie Sanders in California on Super Tuesday as a decisive victory for organized people power. People’s Action members and member groups were active in organizing across the state in the days leading up to tonight's vote. California’s 415 pledged delegates...
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Thursday, February 06, 2020
People’s Action Cheers Sanders Win in Iowa
People’s Action celebrated Bernie Sanders' win in the Iowa Caucuses, cheering the victory of people power over organized money. “From the Homes Guarantee to Medicare for All to Free College for All and a People’s Green New Deal, Bernie Sanders took the needs and ideas of the multiracial working...
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Thursday, December 19, 2019
People's Action Endorses Bernie Sanders for President
People’s Action today announced that it endorses Bernie Sanders for president in 2020. People’s Action is one of the largest multiracial people’s organizations in the country made up of 40 member organizations in 30 states and representing more than a million grassroots leaders. The organization’s...
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
People-Led Presidential Candidates Forums Set in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada
The 2020 presidential election is happening from the grassroots up, it will be won by people in the multi-racial working class, not by big money and wealthy corporations. This fall, People’s Action will co-host presidential forums in Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada together with our member...
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