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From March 3-7, 35 lead organizers and their teams from six CPD affiliates across the country joined Make the Road Nevada for an organizer training and community engagement blitz in Nevada. This...
04/05/19
Trump’s budget is the best indication we have of his priorities as president. And it should come as no surprise that he wants to bolster his deportation forces and spend billions on a racist,...
03/14/19
On March 12, Wells Fargo’s CEO told Congress that the bank is exiting the private prison industry! Over the past two years, immigrant organizations and allies participating in the Corporate Backers...
03/12/19
Holding Wall Street Accountable, Immigrant Rights - Creating Deportation Defense
In February, CPD released a new toolkit titled, “Expanding High School Registration: A Toolkit for Local Leaders.” After more than a decade of attacks on voting rights–including efforts to blunt the...
03/07/19
Strengthening Voting Rights and Democracy
On February 7, Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York introduced resolutions in their respective chambers to build momentum for a Green New Deal....
03/07/19
Organizing for Climate Justice
On February 27, over 100 people joined Representative Pramila Jayapal in Washington, DC, to launch the Medicare For All Act, laying out a historic health agenda for the United States. The Center for...
03/07/19
On February 12, CPD released a report with the National Employment Law Project (NELP), Fast Food Justice, and 32BJ SEIU: “Fired on a Whim: The Precarious Existence of NYC Fast-food Workers.” The...
03/07/19
Improving Job Quality
On Valentine’s Day, February 14, CPD joined Make the Road New York (MRNY) and allies in New York City to pay an early morning visit to the home of Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase, to call on...
03/07/19
Immigrant Rights - Combating Family Separation & Deportation, Immigrant Rights - Creating Deportation Defense
In January, New Jersey won $15 by 2024 impacting 1 million workers. Make the Road New Jersey (MRNJ) and allies organized to secure this victory for workers. When it appeared that youth would be...
03/07/19
Raising the Minimum Wage
In February, the Fed Up Campaign released “The Urgent Need for a More Publicly Representative Fed: 2019 Diversity Analysis of Federal Reserve Bank Directors” which reveals a shocking lack of progress...
03/07/19
Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

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