Releases and Advisories

11.14.2016

The co-executive directors of Center for Popular Democracy Action, Ana Maria Archila, Brian Kettenring, and Andrew Friedman, released the following statement in response to news that U.S. Representative Keith Ellison is being considered for the role of Democratic National...

10.25.2016

NEW YORK – With millions of immigrants around the country increasingly exposed to attack, cities and states have stepped up to fill the gap left by federal gridlock. A new Center for Popular Democracy report looks at the upsurge of local pro-immigrant policies across the...

09.22.2016

Grace Martinez of the Alliance for California for Community Empowerment (ACCE) and the Fed Up coalition released the following statement in response to the...

09.21.2016

Ady Barkan, director of the Fed Up campaign, made the following statement following the Federal Reserve's decision not to raise interest rates today:

"We applaud the Federal Reserve for rejecting pressure from the financial sector to raise interest rates. The census data...

09.19.2016


In a historic vote, the Seattle City Council today passed the country’s second comprehensive fair workweek law, giving tens of thousands in the city more input into...

09.15.2016

Shawn Sebastian, Field Director of the Fed Up Campaign released the following statement in response to Donald Trump’s speech on his economic plan and his comments on the Federal Reserve at the Economic Club of New York Thursday morning. 

“A real economic plan requires an...

09.15.2016

NEW YORK - Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced support for the introduction of “Fair Workweek” legislation to ensure 65,000 hourly employees in the fast food industry receive fair notification on their work hours. The move comes shortly before an expected vote Monday to pass...

09.13.2016


Shawn Sebastian, Field Director of the Fed Up Campaign, released the following statement in response to the announcement that the President of the Atlanta Federal Reserve, Dennis Lockhart, would be retiring in February.


“...

08.26.2016


JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming – In an unprecedented on-the-record conversation in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, that became at times contentious, ten of the Federal...

08.10.2016

NEW YORK – Yesterday, the Fed Up coalition filed a formal complaint alleging that they have been unfairly evicted from the site of one of the...

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