CALL TO ACT

  • STAND UP FOR IMMIGRANT RIGHTS & ASYLUM SEEKERS

    When feeling powerless against oppression, find ways to take action. In the coming weeks, use this resource to stand up for immigrant rights and asylum seekers. This resource features specific calls, roadside advocacy on Friday, June 22, protests in DC and at a Farmville detention center, and a way to show love and grace to separated […]

  • Voter Registration at Amelia Day on May 12th!

    Come help celebrate the 283rd birthday of Amelia by engaging people to vote! Voter registration deadline is May 21st and the Primary is June 12th. We want as many people as possible to be prepared and knowledgeable to vote! This family friendly event is from 9:30am-4:00pm. We’re looking for volunteers for one-hours shifts (feel free […]

  • March Madness Newsletter & Calls to Act

    Stay informed and engaged with legislation and community events. March Madness isn’t just basketball! Check out this month’s March 2018 Newsletter for fresh calls to act and ways to stay engaged and make progress in the community. Guns, DACA, Healthcare, Russia, and More. Marches, Voter Registration, Candidate Forums, Protests, Hoo-Rah! 

  • Gun Safety: Demand Actions – NOT Prayers

    VA 7th Demands Actions NOT Prayers Call Rep. Brat’s offices TODAY–all three of them–to demand safe, sensible gun legislation and request that he donate all campaign donations from gun lobbies to the school or families affected in Florida. 24 mass shootings in 45 days is unacceptable. Domestic terrorism is real and a greater threat than border insecurity. (While you’re […]

  • Power to the Polls!

    Power to the Polls! This new voter registration tool makes it easier than ever to register people to vote. Simply show them your saved image (make it your phone screen image) and watch them take action! This is an especially exciting tool for teens, college students, and people on the go.

  • Newsletter & Calls to Act for Jan. 8-15, 2018

    Newsletter & Calls to Act for Jan. 8-15, 2018 Here is a condensed list of ways to support PROGRESS in VA this week, including calls to act, events, recommended reading, and more. Check it out and start supporting justice and equality for all in VA’s 7th District! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AuKbAEOLJy2sbLBRZ-Rt1q2xy1-uo9UHpXMOIYisiys/edit?usp=sharing

  • Happy New Year! Resolve to register and inform voters!

    Happy New Year! Resolve to register and inform voters! Happy New Year! May you and loved ones have good health and prosperity in 2018. As of January 1, 2018, we have 10 months, 4 days until our next General Election in Virginia on November 6.   May we all have the resolve to stand up […]

  • CHIP, DACA & Net Neutrality

    CHIP, DACA & Net Neutrality CHIP – Despite Rep. Brat & Whittman’s joint statement support CHIP funding, the House of Representatives is leaving for the holidays without renewing funding for children’s health insurance, meaning up to 2 million children could loss their healthcare next month. They snatched the gift of funding from children to give […]

  • #ENDWEALTHFARE

    #ENDWEALTHFARE Is the GOP Tax Plan more Wealthfare? The Republican-led proposed tax plan, supported by Rep. Brat, greatly reduces the corporate tax rate in hopes that trickle-down economics will yield greater investments in people and the economy. Unfortunately, these tax cuts are on the backs of ‘the little guy’ who is losing deductions for state […]

  • PROTECT NET NEUTRALITY

    FCC VOTED TO END NET NEUTRALITY 12/14/17 UPDATE FROM THE ACLU: CONGRESS MUST STEP IN TO SAVE NET NEUTRALITY The Federal Communications Commission, led by Trump’s hand-picked chairman, has voted to undo our hard-won net neutrality protections. This means that telecommunications companies will soon be able to dictate how we use the internet to get information, […]