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Grassroots Network Applauds Bernie Sanders and his Monumental Campaign

“Bernie Sanders used his presidential platform to help us imagine a better future for this country.”


Grassroots Group for Sanders Reacts to March 10 Primary Results

"Bernie Sanders has proven that his voice and his movement are vital to any success in November."

Progressive Organizations Welcome Working Families Party into Sanders Movement

“We cannot be more excited to build with the Working Families Party to help elect Bernie Sanders as the next president of the United States,” says coalition of grassroots groups

DETROIT -- In response to the Working Families Party endorsing Senator Bernie Sanders for President, the Center for Popular Democracy Action, Our Revolution, the Sunrise Movement, People’s Action, Make the Road Action, Justice Democrats and Mijente released the following statement:

Grassroots Groups for Sanders React to Super Tuesday


LOS ANGELES -- On the largest voting day in the 2020 primary cycle, Bernie Sanders won the biggest, state with the most delegates -- California, and came close in Texas, the second-most delegate rich state. He won 55 percent of Latino voters in California and 45 percent in Texas. Sanders proved himself to be the candidate of the future, winning young voters across the country. 

Moving forward in the race, it is a two-way contest between Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden.

CPD Action Reacts to Iowa Caucus Preliminary Results

“The preliminary results are in -- and they prove the enduring strength of Bernie Sanders.”


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


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. 

Statement: Senator Sanders Makes History with Commitment to Rent Control


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:


Together, we will grow our movement for a multiracial democracy and secure safety, dignity and liberation for all.