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Progressive Activists Take Over Detroit for Three Day Convention

For Immediate Release:
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 

Media Contact:
Inaru Melendez, imelendez@populardemocracy.org, 413-331-9530

Natalia Salgado Joins All in with Chris Hayes on MSNBC

 

Natalia Salgado, Political Director and Chief of Civic Engagement for the Center For Popular Democracy network joined All in with Chris Hayes on MSNBC Friday, August 2, 2019. She speaks on the power of organizing Latinx and Black voters for the 2020 presidential campaign. Click here and below to watch.

 

Elizabeth Warren’s Housing Platform is a Gamechanger for Tenants

For Immediate Release:
March 16, 2019

Media Contact:
Lia Weintraub, lweintraub@populardemocracy.org, 202-618-2482

 

STATEMENT: Elizabeth Warren’s Housing Platform is a Gamechanger for Tenants
“We need bold housing policy to protect our fundamental right to a stable, affordable home,” says national community organizing network

CPDA Responds to Attacks on Rep. Ilhan Omar

“Ilhan Omar's fight is our fight,” says national community organizing network

03.06.2019

WASHINGTON, DC – In response to the scheduled House vote on an anti-Semitism resolution, the Center for Popular Democracy Action released the following statement from Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director:

CPD Action Network Reacts to House Bill to Overturn Declaration of National Emergency

02.26.2019

NEW YORK -- In response to the Congressional effort to overturn the declaration of a national emergency on the border, the Center for Popular Democracy Action Network released the following statements:

Center For Popular Democracy Action Responds to Trump Declaration of National Emergency

“Trump’s fabrication of a national emergency is meant to deter democratic progress,” says Ana Maria Archila

NEW YORK, NY -- In response to Trump’s declaration of a national emergency, Ana Maria Archila, co-Executive Director of the Center for Popular Democracy Action released the following statement:

CPD Action Responds to DHS Appropriations Funding and National Emergency Invocation

New York, NY -- In response to news that President Trump plans to call a national emergency at the same time as he intends to sign a DHS appropriations bill that includes money for ICE and CBP, Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director of the Center for Popular Democracy Action released the following statement:

CPD Statement on Dems funding CBP & ICE

 

For Immediate Release
January 31, 2018

 

Press Contact:

Lia Weintraub, lweintraub@populardemocracy.org, 202-618-2482

Center for Popular Democracy Action Network Responds to End of Government Shutdown

01.25.2019

WASHINGTON, DC –- In response to President Trump’s announcement that he will approve a funding bill to temporarily reopen the government, the Center for Popular Democracy Action network released the following statements:

Ana Maria Archila, Co-Executive Director at the Center for Popular Democracy Action

CPD Action Network Responds to Trump Speech

01.19.2019

NEW YORK, NY –-  In response to President Donald Trump’s speech this evening attempting to compromise on the government shutdown by offering to keep Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for immigrants from some Latin American and African nations in exchange for border wall funding, organizations within the Center for Popular Democracy Action network released the following statements:

Ana María Archila, Co-Executive Director, Center for Popular Democracy Action said:

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