Fight Back Against Identity Fraud

Our friends at Consumer Federation of America have some advice about how you can protect yourself from identity fraud: Create separate passwords for your most sensitive accounts. Sure, it’s convenient to use the same password for everything. Crooks know that, so if they get your password for one account, they’ll try it to log into accounts […]


Become a Proud Voter!

December 13, 2017 by  
Filed under Fair Elections, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

Want to help advance a progressive agenda for Tennessee? You’ve got to vote and encourage your friends to vote! We’re pleased to be a partner in the Proud Voter Campaign. It’s a statewide effort to boost voter registration and turnout. Here’s more: The Proud Voter Challenge is a non-partisan coalition of Tennessee individuals, community groups and […]


Stop the TAX SCAM — Rally!

We’re joining our friends from Indivisible for a Rally to stop the Trump Tax Scam — Details below:   We have one more chance to defeat the GOP Tax Hike Scam, but we have to act quickly. Although details haven’t been released yet, Republicans in Congress are frantically trying to reconcile the House and Senate […]


Fund CHIP Now!

December 5, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

A very important message from our friends at Tennessee Justice Center: Congress has been playing politics with children’s health coverage for the past two months. Congress failed to reauthorized the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) when it expired on September 30, even though CHIP has strong bipartisan support. We need you to sign your name on this petition to […]


House Members Must Protect TN Families from Loan Sharks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 4, 2017 Contact: Andy Spears 615.815.4544 or House Members Should Defend New Rule Protecting Families from Payday Lenders Tennessee families lose $400 million a year to payday predators (Nashville, TN) — Ignoring the voices of families and communities who have worked for many years for relief from the harms of […]


Cheers, Jeers as Senate Passes Tax Scam

For Immediate Release Date: December 2, 2017 Contact: Andy Spears, 615.815.4544 or   Cheers and Jeers as Senators Corker, Alexander Split on Tax Scam  Senate-passed bill would gut Medicare, Medicaid to give tax cuts to wealthy, corporations  (Nashville, TN) – Christmas came early last night for big corporations and the wealthiest Americans as the U.S. […]


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