Category Archives: Take Action

Please Sign the Faith Leaders’ Open Letter Against Family Detention

From the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (http://www.interfaithimmigration.org): A number of denominations have come together and worked hard to develop a Faith Leaders’ Open Letter Against Family Detention. Please sign the letter and circulate to your networks. Find it HERE https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Qt4idWyr-brcntdsKg5jdiK4rCStIZkN0QBc5VaIDM8/viewform

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Urge Senators to Vote No on Mandated Concealed Carry

From CeaseFirePA (http://www.ceasefirepa.org): Here’s the next step in the gun lobby’s quest for guns for anyone, anywhere, any time: mandated concealed carry. If a proposal being considered in DC passes, every state would be required to recognize and honor concealed … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Say No to Bill to Prohibit GMO Labeling Laws in States

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): Breaking News: Rep. Pompeo (R-Kansas) just introduced a bill that would prohibit state efforts to require labeling of genetically engineered foods (GMOs). This is Monsanto’s dream bill — it would allow corporations that make … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Support the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

From the National Partnership for Women and Families (http://www.nationalpartnership.org/site/PageServer): Hot off the press! The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision today in Young v. UPS clearly recognizes that pregnant women have a right to equal treatment in the workplace under the Pregnancy … Continue reading

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Urge Your Representative to Cosponsor the Common Sense Housing Investment Act. Make the Call Today

From the National Low Income Housing Coalition (http://www.nlihc.org): Representative Keith Ellison (D-MN) will soon introduce the Common Sense Housing Investment Act, introduced in the last Congress as H.R. 1213. The United for Homes campaign has endorsed this bill, and we … Continue reading

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Urgent Action Needed Now: Oppose Budget Proposals to Cut SNAP

From the Food Research and Action Center (http://www.frac.org): The House and Senate are expected to take up their respective FY2016 Budget Resolutions next week as the Budget Committees wrap up their bills today. Here are some things you can do … Continue reading

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Sign On in Support of “Sustainable Diet” Recommendations

From the Pesticide Action Network of North America (http://www.panna.org/): Right now, federal officials are considering a new set of dietary guidelines that include not just what’s on your plate, but the broader impacts of food choices — including how that … Continue reading

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Urge Your Members of Congress to Ban Fracking on Public Lands

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) finalized regulations for fracking on public lands — but regulations don’t protect us from the impacts of fracking. Regulated fracking still results in harm to people’s health,1 accidental … Continue reading

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Urge President Obama to Sign an Executive Order to Rein in Corporate Spending on Elections

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): Politics have gotten dirty ever since the Supreme Court’s disastrous decisions Citizens United and McCutcheon allowed big corporations and the wealthy elite to flood our democracy with even more money. Recently, President Obama has been … Continue reading

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