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Senate Budget Vote a ‘Deep and Painful Disappointment’

Posted October 20, 2017 by MomsRising

The budget the U.S. Senate passed today would leave millions of working families worse off than they are right now. This vote undermines our country’s values and economy by prioritizing tax cuts for the wealthy while leaving low-income families to fend for themselves. Its $1.5 trillion in tax cuts for the wealthy are indefensible, especially [...]

Pres. Trump’s Decision to End Subsidy Payments Will Throw Our Health Care System into Chaos

Posted October 13, 2017 by MomsRising

Late last night, President Trump, ignoring the will of the people and the wisdom of experts, announced he would end the Affordable Care Act’s cost-sharing subsidies, which will hurt millions of America’s families, damage our economy, and throw our health care system into chaos. This action will raise out-of-pocket costs, deny millions of people access [...]

Posted Under: healthcare MomsRising

MomsRising Commends Enactment of California Juvenile Justice Bill

Posted October 12, 2017 by MomsRising

Yesterday, California Gov. Jerry Brown took a major step to avoid compounding penalties for struggling families by signing SB 190, which ends the collection of administrative fees from families whose children end up in the juvenile justice system. Juvenile administrative fees are often devastating for youth and families. They can quickly add up to thousands of [...]

#MaternalJustice Storify - Mothers, Kids and Pregnant Women in Detention

Posted October 12, 2017 by Nadia

Conversation on immigration detention with the ACLU of San Diego & Women's Refugee Commission

President Trump, Once Again ‘Playing Politics with Our Health’

Posted October 12, 2017 by MomsRising

President Trump is once again working to sabotage the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and playing politics with the health of America’s families. The heartless executive order he signed today will undo critical parts of the ACA that have made it easier for individuals to access affordable health care, jeopardizing the health and financial security of [...]

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Raising Bilingual Kids is as Easy as…

Posted October 12, 2017 by Laura Garcia

When my husband and I married in 2006 we were anxious to start a family and were intent on raising our kids to be fluent in English and Spanish. We had strong ideas on how we would accomplish this, and after all, since we are both native speakers of our respective languages we figured it [...]

Back to School (-to-prison pipeline)

Posted October 11, 2017 by Yamani Hernandez

  This piece is published in partnership with Echoing Ida, a Forward Together Program.   Last month as the school year began, there were many memes and videos celebrating sending kids to school for parental relief.  Not all parents share that feeling. For parents of children with emotional disabilities, sending our kids to school is [...]

Military Families - Voice Your Opposition to World War III

Posted October 11, 2017 by Martina Leinz

Voice.  We all have one, it’s time we use it.  We must speak out about the injustices and dangers the Trump administration poses from attacks on our healthcare, our immigrant and LGBTQ communities, and our reproductive rights, to our disastrous foreign policy.  And it is that latter point that I want to focus on now.    Since [...]

Posted Under: military families