Voter registration 101

Deadline: Now and ongoing - If you thought September 24th's National Voter Registration Day didn't apply to you, think again! When's the last time you checked your voter registration? And are you certain all of your eligible family and friends are registered? Now is the time to make sure!  California election dates you need to … Continue reading Voter registration 101

A Republic. If you can keep it.

Deadline: Save it or lose it - Over the past year or more many of you have marched, made calls, read the Mueller Report, and in other ways stepped up to educate friends and Members of Congress about the urgent need to impeach the Criminal-in-Chief. At long last, the dam broke on Tuesday, September 24; … Continue reading A Republic. If you can keep it.

Help ensure we’re all counted

The 2020 Census is coming! A complete count of "all persons" living in the United States during the upcoming census is important to us all; the results determine how many Congressional seats each state gets and the amount of federal funding that states, counties and communities receive. With the White House's outrageous attempts to add … Continue reading Help ensure we’re all counted

Join the Global Climate Strike

Starting September 20 - To those of you who watched the full CNN climate town hall, congratulations, take a break; for the other 99.9% of you who genuinely care and understand the dire need to save the planet but have a normal life that works better with trending highlights and firing retweets than with a … Continue reading Join the Global Climate Strike

Impeachment’s getting real

Deadline: Right now - Congress is back in DC post-recess, and we hope their ears are ringing from hearing loud and clear from you and many others who want them to push hard for impeachment! House Judiciary Committee Chair Jerry Nadler has announced an imminent vote on the procedures for the committee’s inquiry, so it’s a … Continue reading Impeachment’s getting real

Impeachment takes flight

Deadline: Now, while the iron is hot - After running calls to action and articles for months asking you to urge our Representatives to open an impeachment inquiry (see the list at the end of this article), we're happy to report, in Professor Laurence Tribe's expert words, that the eagle has taken flight! The House Judiciary Committee's … Continue reading Impeachment takes flight

Tell your MoCs: read Mueller’s Report, and act!

Update July 25, 2019 - If you missed any of Robert Mueller's testimony, here are some great quick ways to get in the know: Politico: top video highlights of must-watch moments Mueller Book Club: panel of experts' recap of the most explosive moments Lawfareblog: Mueller's testimony, the baton passes to Congress Amee Vanderpool: Mueller in a … Continue reading Tell your MoCs: read Mueller’s Report, and act!

Extinction Emergency

Deadline: right now, it'll soon be too late - Worldwide, a million plant and animal species are on the brink of extinction, and the Endangered Species Act (ESA) does NOT go far enough to protect many of those species in this country. On International Biodiversity Day (May 22, 2019) Representative Raúl M. Grijalva (D-Ariz.), chair of the House Natural … Continue reading Extinction Emergency