Recent Blog Posts

TrumpCare Fails! Tennesseans Win!

You did it! Your calls, emails, and rallies made the difference. Paul Ryan and Donald Trump pulled their disastrous healthcare bill from the House floor today — Paul Ryan said: “Obamacare is the law of the land.” Our friends at the Tennessee Justice Center put it this way: It is hard to understate what a victory this is for Tennesseans.... [Read more]

Keep the Fight Alive — and #KilltheBill

Our friends at Tennessee Justice Center have a few key words of encouragement as the fight to protect our health care and defeat TrumpCare heads into the final hours today. Take action NOW! This is a fight we can and must win! Here’s what Tennessee Justice Center has to say: As we enter into the final hours of the House debating the American Health... [Read more]

We Can Win the Healthcare Fight!

Today is the day! Leadership in the House of Representatives has set today as the day to vote for the TrumpCare bill — a bill that would mean 14 million Americans lose health insurance by 2018 and 24 million by 2026. A bill that would mean loss of coverage for 526,000 Tennesseans. A bill that would threaten the coverage of 1.5 million Tennesseans... [Read more]

Dear Senators: NO TrumpCare!

Today in Nashville, around 50 citizen activists gathered outside the offices of Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker to expression opposition to TrumpCare. Those in attendance spoke out about the negative impacts of the TrumpCare plan moving rapidly through the house, including the loss of health insurance for more than 500,000 Tennesseans. A staff... [Read more]

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Economic Justice

Andy Puzder Withdraws as Labor Secretary Nominee

Just one day after citizen activists demonstrated in front of the offices of Senators... 

Statement on Confirmation of Steve Mnuchin

Statement of Tennessee Citizen Action Executive Director Andy Spears on the confirmation... 

Stand With Nissan Workers

Here’s some news about an event tomorrow (January 26th, 2017) from our friends... 

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Consumer Protections

Burgers, Brews, and Resistance

We are back at it again this week! We’ll be at the Offices of Senators Alexander... 

TNCA Joins Groups Calling on Wells Fargo to End “Rip-Off Clause”

Tennessee Citizen Action joined consumer groups from across the country today in... 

Standing Up for Us

That’s the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). It has returned billions... 

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