CPD Action Endorses Senator Bernie Sanders for President

75 Percent of Grassroots Network Votes to Endorse the Vermont Senator

NEW YORK -- Today, the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD) Action announced that its affiliate network would endorse Senator Bernie Sanders for President of the United States. The Vermont Senator received 75 percent of affiliate votes cast to determine the network’s first-ever endorsement in a presidential election.

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:

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,, (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,, 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,, 413-331-9530

White House Action to Limit DC Protests

“We will continue to fight for the voice of the people, with the voice of the people.”


Despite Election Outcome, Kerri Harris Run a Victory for Working People

“Kerri Evelyn Harris will continue her fight on the streets of Kent County and in the power structures of Washington, D.C,” says national community organizing network


WILMINGTON, DE – In response to Kerri Harris conceding her Delaware primary for United States Senate, Center for Popular Democracy Action (CPD Action), a national network of grassroots community organizations, released the following today from Co-Executive Director and Network President Jennifer Epps-Addison:
More information about our endorsement