Welcome Donald Trump

March 9, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

President Donald Trump will be in Nashville on Wednesday at Municipal Auditorium. We don’t know exact details, but we need to plan now to welcome him — and send a message: We oppose TrumpCare. Tennesseans deserve access to affordable healthcare and the plan Trump has endorsed would kick hundreds of thousands off the rolls. While […]

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Dear Bob Corker: Protect Our Care

On a rainy Tuesday in Nashville, a group of Tennesseans gathered in the basement of the office building housing the offices of Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander. While no one was available from Senator Alexander’s office to meet the group yesterday, a representative from Senator Corker’s office met with the group for about an […]

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Burgers, Brews, and Resistance

We are back at it again this week! We’ll be at the Offices of Senators Alexander and Corker on Tuesday from 12:30 to 1:30 — This week’s theme: Fire Sessions!  We already know Jeff Sessions is an unacceptable choice to serve as Attorney General — now, he’s lied under oath about his ties to Russia […]

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Resistance Requires Persistence

February 28, 2017 by  
Filed under Recent Blog Posts

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 […]

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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 […]

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Save My Care Bus Stops in Nashville

February 23, 2017 by  
Filed under Healthcare, Issues, Recent Blog Posts

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. […]

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