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On April 15, thousands of protesters took to the streets across the country to demand President Trump release his tax returns and hold the wealthy accountable for taxes working people pay each year...
04/27/17
Civic Engagement
As President Trump approaches his 100th day in office and continues to push his anti-immigrant, anti-worker agenda, some of the country’s largest corporations are standing by the President and are...
04/27/17
Civic Engagement, Holding Wall Street Accountable, Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
On Monday, March 27, as Attorney General Jeff Sessions reiterated Trump’s threats to cut funding to sanctuary cities, local elected officials from across the country gathered to plan how we can fight...
04/03/17
Connecting Elected Officials for ‘Local Progress’
Yesterday, the Center for Popular Democracy brought over a thousand people together in Washington D.C. to protest the Republican plan to take healthcare from an estimated 24 million Americans. This...
03/27/17
Civic Engagement
For the past eight years, as gridlock has frequently halted progress at the national level, hundreds of progressive elected officials have been on the offensive at the city and municipal level....
03/21/17
The CPD Network is proud to announce the launch of its new Leadership Council (LC). In these uncertain times, we need community and leadership more than ever before. The LC will be the embodiment of...
03/21/17
Civic Engagement
From January 23 to February 3, CPD's Sustainability Initiative, in partnership with Membership Drive, held its first National Canvass Director Bootcamp in Seattle. Our training team worked with...
03/21/17
Launching the Sustainability Initiative
On February 26, CPD joined MoveOn, Working Families Party, and People’s Action to co-host a “Ready to Resist” national phone call for activists around the country. An incredible 30,000 people joined...
03/21/17
Civic Engagement
In 2013, CPD worked with our partner Make the Road New York, in coalition with several other local organizations and local legislators, to create the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP...
03/21/17
Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative, Creating Deportation Defense
CPD is thrilled to announce that Maya Wiley has joined our Board of Directors! Maya is a nationally renowned expert on racial justice and equity. She has litigated, lobbied Congress, and developed...
03/21/17

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