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"The Time for Medicare for All Has Come": Jayapal Unveils Visionary Bill to Remake US Healthcare System

Organizations and labor unions backing the bill—including Public Citizen, National Nurses United, Center for Popular Democracy, Business Initiative for Health Policy, the American Federation of...

02/27/2019 | Common Dreams | Civic Engagement

The Special Interests Behind Rep. Pramila Jayapal’s Medicare for All Bill Are Not the Usual Suspects

The key outside groups involved in the drafting included nurses, doctors, disability rights activists, and advocates for the elderly, as well as public interest organizations such as Public...

02/27/2019 | The Intercept | Civic Engagement

Pramila Jayapal to introduce Medicare for All bill that would overhaul nation’s health-care system

In thinking about 2020, in thinking about both the Senate and the presidential race, this is a moment for us to put a marker down about the type of country we are trying to build,” said Jennifer...

02/26/2019 | Seattle Times | Civic Engagement
02/26/2019 | Published by: ThinkProgress
02/26/2019

Here’s what the Democrats’ new Medicare for All bill would do

Here’s what the Democrats’ new Medicare for All bill would do

This means a Medicare for All program would need to be implemented as quickly as possible. Advocates with the Center for Popular Democracy told ThinkProgress in January they were pushing for a...

02/26/2019 | ThinkProgress | Civic Engagement
02/26/2019 | Published by: Huffington Post
02/26/2019

House Progressives To Unveil The Most Ambitious ‘Medicare For All’ Bill Yet

House Progressives To Unveil The Most Ambitious ‘Medicare For All’ Bill Yet

Jennifer Epps-Addison, the president of the Center for Popular Democracy Action, which organizes low-income communities of color and is backing the legislation, said that even though she and her...

02/26/2019 | Huffington Post | Civic Engagement

CPD Responds to FTC's Proposed Merger of Staples/Essendant, Inc.

02.27.2019

Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20580
Public Comment Re: Merger of Staples/Essendant, Inc., File No. 1810180
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02/26/2019 | Holding Wall Street Accountable
02/26/2019 | Published by: Site Selection Magazine
02/26/2019

The Five Key Mistakes Amazon Made

The Five Key Mistakes Amazon Made

By the time the dust settled, national and local groups including the Action Center on Race and the Economy, the Center for Popular Democracy, Demand Progress, Good Jobs First, Jobs with Justice,...

02/26/2019 | Site Selection Magazine | Civic Engagement
02/25/2019 | Published by: Bloomberg
02/25/2019

Ocasio-Cortez Wants Hearing on Banks Funding Immigrant Prisons

Ocasio-Cortez Wants Hearing on Banks Funding Immigrant Prisons

People deserve to know who is benefiting from caging children," said Ana Maria Archila, co-executive director of the Center for Popular Democracy, an advocacy group connected to Make the Road. "...

02/25/2019 | Bloomberg | Civic Engagement
02/21/2019 | Published by: Caribbean Business
02/21/2019

Report names banks that ‘created and profited’ from Puerto Rico debt

Report names banks that ‘created and profited’ from Puerto Rico debt

“The report, titled “Six Billion Reasons to Go After the Banks,” was released Wednesday at a public forum organized by the student movement at the University of Puerto Rico’s Río Piedras campus by...

02/21/2019 | Caribbean Business | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond
02/20/2019 | Published by: Metro Puerto Rico
02/20/2019

Lanzan campaña para nuevos acuerdos de reestructuración de deuda

Lanzan campaña para nuevos acuerdos de reestructuración de deuda

Por su parte, Julio López Varona, Co-Director de Campañas comunitarias de El Center for Popular Democracy y coordinador de Hedge Clippers expresó: “Durante años, grupos comunitarios han...

02/20/2019 | Metro Puerto Rico | Organizing for a Just Recovery in Puerto Rico and Beyond

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