Rep Mark DeSaulnier Town Hall, October 2017

Representative Mark DeSaulnier held his 50th Town Hall on October 16, 2017. The meeting, held in Walnut Creek before a standing room-only crowd, was also live-streamed on DeSaulnier's Facebook page. California's District 11 representative was his typical self: a policy wonk, solid on his facts and figures, willing to work with the audience without backing away … Continue reading Rep Mark DeSaulnier Town Hall, October 2017

IEB Text Banks with Rapid Resist

In the first week of October, IEB members held a text bank at Drake's Dealership in Oakland and enjoyed pizza, beer, and each other's company! We teamed up with Oakland-based Rapid Resist, the "immune system for the resistance," to text voters in Oceanside, CA, and Tuscon, AZ, asking them to call on their members of … Continue reading IEB Text Banks with Rapid Resist

IEB Partners with Alameda County Community Food Bank

IEB, through its Outreach to Organizations Team, has partnered with the Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB). September was Hunger Action Month, and ACCFB hosted an event on September 27 to educate the community about the farm bill, a key piece of broad legislation that funds critical anti-hunger programs, primarily the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program … Continue reading IEB Partners with Alameda County Community Food Bank

October – Upcoming Events

Don't miss a beat! Sign up for news, events, and calls to action for the East Bay. Let’s stand indivisible! EVERY TUESDAY, 4:30-5:30 PM: Resistance Rally by the Grand Lake Theater, Oakland EVERY WEDNESDAY, 6-7 PM: El Cerrito Shows Up! Family-friendly, peaceful gathering at EC Plaza. More info here. October 2, 12-1 PM: IEB is hosting a special public meeting with Sen. Feinstein's … Continue reading October – Upcoming Events

Volunteer for ACILEP Rapid Response Training

Learn how to verify Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) activity and be a legal observer to protect our communities from ICE! The Alameda County Immigration Legal and Education Partnership (ACILEP) invites you to join its team of volunteer responders to resist ICE raids and deportations. Rehearse critical and creative tactics for effective action. No legal experience … Continue reading Volunteer for ACILEP Rapid Response Training