Resistance Assemblies Gain Momentum as Trump Inauguration Nears

WASHINGTON – More than 500 resistance assemblies will be held nationwide Sunday with tens of thousands of people coming together in libraries, community centers, living rooms, churches and coffee shops to organize and plan resistance to President-elect Donald Trump, his agenda and his toxic cabinet nominees. The assemblies coincide with the national day of action […]

Donald Trump’s Cabinet Nominees a Truly Toxic Swamp

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE People’s Action is planning and hosting resistance assemblies to counter nominations WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees signal a war on working people, the poor, people of color, immigrants and women. In response, People’s Action has launched an all-out effort to oppose these nominees that will engage its entire family of affiliates […]

Health and Human Services Appointee Underscores Trump’s Allegiance to Profits and Corporations Over People

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – The appointment of Rep. Tom Price, (R-Ga.) for Secretary of Health and Human Services is a “death sentence for millions of low-income people,” said LeeAnn Hall, co-director of People’s Action Institute, in a statement issued today. Price has focused much of his political career on overturning the Affordable Care […]

Isaiah J. Poole Named Communications Director for People’s Action

Washington D.C. – Journalist and longtime editor of OurFuture.org, Isaiah J. Poole, has been named communications director for People’s Action, a national organization with nearly a million members. Poole will oversee all communications and public relations for the organization, building visibility and awareness of the work on economic, racial, gender and climate justice. “As a […]