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5 Ways YOU can stop the Republican tax bill!

Posted November 8, 2017 by Elyssa Koidin Schmier

Republicans in the U.S. Congress are quickly trying to pass a tax package by the end of the year that could have serious repercussions to our families’ health, well-being, and financial stability. While the promise was to make changes that would help families like yours and mine, the current track would give over $1.5 trillion [...]

How the Powerful Meat Industry Denies the Science on Antibiotics Used in Livestock

Posted November 17, 2017 by David Wallinga

Say a powerful, multibillion dollar industry has bet the farm on routinely using important human antibiotics where they’re not needed. Now, make a guess about that industry’s playbook once the world’s most respected health agency pronounces that this practice is endangering lives? Denial? Distraction? Attack the messenger? If you guessed any of the above, you’d [...]

Posted Under: environmental health Food!

Tell U.S. Senate: NO on Michael Dourson!

Posted November 17, 2017 by Karen Showalter

As a child, I spent weeks every summer rambling around my family farm in southern Ohio. A favorite destination was an old stream bed that fed into a larger creek on the edge of our property. And although I love taking my own kids down to that farm, I can't let them play in the [...]

Posted Under: environmental health Food!

House Republican Tax Bill ‘Throws Working Families Under the Bus’

Posted November 16, 2017 by MomsRising

By passing a harmful, heinous tax bill, House Republicans today threw working families under the bus in order to kowtow to big corporations and the wealthiest 1 percent of people in our country. This bill will give tax breaks to those who need it least while doing real damage to our economy and working families [...]

Please tell us: Why do you #keepmarching?

Posted November 15, 2017 by Kristin

Share Your Story!What are you fighting for? Health care for your child? The right to live without fear of gun violence? Ending bigotry? There’s a reason we keep marching, calling, writing. What's yours? Share a sentence or two about why you #KeepMarching. We’ll showcase your stories online and on-the-ground to inspire other moms, and feature [...]

FREE Family Celebrations in Washington State!

Posted November 15, 2017 by Casey Osborn-Hinman

MomsRising is hosting FREE family celebrations in Des Moines, Everett, and Auburn, Washington featuring live musical entertainment by kid-entertainer extraordinaire Eli Rosenblatt, arts and crafts by Seattle Recreative, face painting, and plenty of kid- and adult-friendly food to go around. Why are we celebrating? Because beginning in 2020, all Washington workers will have access to [...]

MomsRising on the Inclusion of the ACA Mandate Repeal in the Senate Tax Bill

Posted November 15, 2017 by MomsRising

Yesterday, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said that the Senate tax bill would include a provision to do away with the Affordable Care Act’s mandate that all Americans have health insurance. The repeal of the individual mandate would remove the incentive for younger, healthier Americans who buy their insurance through the individual market to [...]

For Thanksgiving, Moms Will Show Appreciation for Immigrants in Our Families, Workplaces and Communities

Posted November 15, 2017 by MomsRising

One week before Thanksgiving, MomsRising, SEIU, Herd on the Hill, Mormon Women for Ethical Governance, UndocuBlack, CASA and allies will visit Capitol Hill to tell members of Congress why they’re thankful for the immigrants in their lives. The groups will also remind members of Congress that the diversity of our nation is what makes us [...]

Posted Under: immigration MomsRising

#KeepMarching: It’s a Giving Tuesday Match!

Rise up to protect women and families in America. Make a contribution to MomsRising between now and midnight on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28, and your gift will be immediately matched by another generous donor!

A $25 gift becomes $50. Your $100 gift become $200!

Thank you. Your support means everything to us.

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