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Resistance Requires Persistence
Thanks to everyone for continuing to participate in Resist Trump Tuesdays and other events designed to show we will not sit quietly and accept Trump’s destructive agenda.
Last week alone, there were rallies or activities of resistance nearly every day — mostly focused on health care and the lack of town halls hosted by Senators Corker... [Read more]
TNCA Joins Groups Calling on Wells Fargo to End “Rip-Off Clause”
Tennessee Citizen Action joined consumer groups from across the country today in calling on Wells Fargo to end the practice of forced arbitration — known as the “rip-off clause” that prevents consumers from using every legal avenue to recover damages.
From a press release on the issue:
In news events across the nation, in... [Read more]
Save My Care Bus Stops in Nashville
Despite the fact that Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander have not scheduled any recess Town Halls, hundreds of Tennesseans showed up at Centennial Park in Nashville on Wednesday to urge the two lawmakers to work to protect access to affordable healthcare. Specifically, those in attendance were asking for preservation of the Affordable Care Act.
WKRN... [Read more]
Our Tuesday Town Hall
Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker failed to schedule any town halls to engage directly with constituents during the congressional recess, so we brought the town hall to their Nashville offices today. Most of the 75 citizen activists in attendance were told that no staff were available to meet, but a handful were able to meet with Rachel Lee, a... [Read more]
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