People’s Action Condemns Move To Repeal Clean Power Plan

People’s Action on Monday condemned the announcement by Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt that his agency will move to repeal the Clean Power Plan. The landmark regulation would have reduced carbon emissions from power plants by an estimated 35 percent and reflected the United States' commitment to reduce global warming under the Paris climate […]

People’s Action Endorses Tom Perriello in Virginia Governor’s Race

Co-Director George Goehl Calls the Candidate Virginia’s Antidote to a Dangerous Profit-Before-People-And-Planet Ideology WASHINGTON – People’s Action, a national alliance of grassroots organizations, announced May 19 that it is endorsing Tom Perriello in the Virginia Democratic primary for governor. The endorsement means that People’s Action will mobilize volunteers and other resources to inform voters that […]

Activists Nationwide Rally for Strong Federal Payday Rules

100 ACTIVISTS FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY RALLY AT PAYDAY LOAN STOREFRONT CALLING FOR STRONG FEDERAL RULES Demand Local Payday Lender Support Common Sense Rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to Shut Down Payday and Car Title Loan Debt Trap Milwaukee – More than 100 activists from 25 states converged Monday on Speedy Loan, a […]