Call Congress Now (Just In Case Speaker Boehner Gets it Together)

January 1, 2013 by  
Filed under Economic Justice, Recent Blog Posts

Thanks to the overwhelming public pressure and your direct efforts, the Senate voted early this morning to raise tax rates on the wealthy for the first time in over 20 years and restore tax fairness in this country once again. Even Tennessee Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander voted for it! And even though Speaker Boehner promised he would bring any bill passed by […]

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Boehner Rings, Are You Listening?

December 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Economic Justice, Recent Blog Posts

You might think, because it’s that time of year, that the sound you heard coming out of Washington last night was the bells of Christmas. But it was really the sound of ideologies clashing. At your expense. Despite time running out for Congress to avert an automatic tax hike on all Americans on January 1, […]

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NEWSLETTER 17 DEC 2012: Heckled, Fact Checked, and Dismantled

TENNESSEE CITIZEN ACTION NEWSLETTER Monday, December 17, 2012 Tennesseans Take Action, Stand Up for Working People Tennesseans Heckled for Taking Action Small Business Owners Fact Check Diane Black Budget Showdown: Stale Rhetoric vs. Reality Take Action On the Horizon: Dismantling Worker’s Compensation Connect with Citizen Action Donate to Citizen Action   TENNESSEANS TAKE ACTION, STAND […]

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Say No to Cuts to Earned Benefits. Say Yes to Raising Taxes on the Over $250K Club.

November 16, 2012 by  
Filed under Economic Justice, Recent Blog Posts

“Fiscal Cliff” this. “Budget Showdown” that. The less-hysterical reality is, the Election is over and now Congress and the President have some huge decisions to make. Decisions between two very different visions for how to address our nation’s problems. And it’s our future – our nation’s and our families’ future – that’s at stake. On the one side, there […]

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