Releases and Advisories

 

LOS ANGELES – The Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) is pleased to announce that Aura Vasquez, Director for Climate Justice, has been appointed to the Board of Commissioners for...

04.27.2017

New York, NY – A new campaign led by immigrants and workers launched today seeks to expose the companies benefiting from Trump’s agenda. The “Corporate Backers of Hate” campaign, organized by the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD),...

04.25.17

WASHINGTON -- Treasurers and state officials from the states of Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, California, and Illinois today sent a letter to Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair nominee Jay...

04.12.2017

NEW YORK – On the heels of the country’s first-ever convening of municipal elected officials devoted to improving sanctuary city policies, more than 100 elected officials from nearly 65 cities across the country have signed on to an ...

NEW YORK – Today, President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, was confirmed after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s decision yesterday to invoke the ‘nuclear option’ and change the longstanding...

NEW YORK – On April 6, the Senate refused to invoke cloture on President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. Emma Greenman, Director of Voting Rights & Democracy at the Center for Popular Democracy released...

04.05.2017

WASHINGTON, DC – A new Center for Popular Democracy report shows that every year nearly 4,000 immigrants in the DC metropolitan area are left vulnerable to deportation...

 


Jordan Haedtler, Fed Up Campaign Manager, released the following statement on behalf of the Fed Up coalition:


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NEW YORK – On Monday and Tuesday, New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Local Progress gathered lawmakers and activists from across the country to begin planning a national strategy against the Trump administration’s growing anti-immigrant agenda. During the...

NEW YORK – On March 24 Republican leaders pulled legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act from consideration on the House floor. The Center for Popular Democracy, released the following statement in response to the decision:


Yesterday, Center for Popular...

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