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CPD Action Applauds Sen. Warren’s Tenant Protections Plan

In a meeting with Make the Road Action Nevada and CPD Action tenant leaders, Warren noted the importance of protections for renters

11.19.2019

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA -- Yesterday, as Senator Elizabeth Warren sat down with housing advocates from Make the Road Action Nevada and CPD Action in Las Vegas, Nevada, she announced an expansion to her presidential platform for housing to include tenant protections. 

CPD Action Reacts to Warren Medicare for All Payment Plan

“Greedy corporate actors have polluted our health care system -- and it's time they pay the price.”

WASHINGTON -- Today, Senator Elizabeth Warren released her campaign plan for how she would pay for Medicare for All. Jennifer Epps-Addison, network president and co-executive director of CPD Action, released the following statement in response:

Statement: Senator Sanders Makes History with Commitment to Rent Control

09.18.2019

WASHINGTON -- Today, Senator Bernie Sanders announced his presidential platform on housing. In response, Jennifer Epps-Addison, Network President and Co-Executive Director of CPD Action, released the following statement:

Progressive Network Joins Calls to Impeach Trump

“We have no time to waste. Not while the president’s rhetoric and actions put the American people in more danger each day!”

For Immediate Release:
Thursday, September 12, 2019 

Media Contact:
Trisa Taro, ttaro@populardemocracy.org, (909) 720-0324

 

Squad Vows to Act on Housing Crisis

Reps. Garcia, Ocasio-Cortez, Pressley, Tlaib help launch “A Home to Thrive” campaign, hint at legislation

 

For Immediate Release:
September 10, 2019

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

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.

 

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

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:

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