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Review the Week: Final Friday Before ELECTION DAY [Oct. 30, 2020]

October 30, 2020
ICYMI: Voting. Voting. Voting. The MomsRising community remains focused on making this the biggest MomsVote ever, PLUS fighting for equal pay for Latinas! Check out these posts you loved, shared or might have missed for the week ending Oct. 30, 2020. 1. YOUTUBE: You Can Count on Us Moms will do...
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FROM THE INBOX: Postcard Pics Show A Tidal Wave of Civic Pride and Joy

October 29, 2020
I've worn a lot of different hats for MomsRising -- fundraiser, blogger, donor communications. This fall, I put on a new one -- answering emails from our voter postcard volunteers. By all measures, the MomsRising voter postcard program SMASHED records for volunteers, the number of postcards pledged...
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It’s #Election Season! Here’s Everything You Need To Find Out Where & How to Vote Locally & Make A Plan To Vote!!

September 21, 2020
It’s go time. #ElectionSeason is here with some states already early voting - and we are here for you to help you find out where & how you can vote near you so you can vote, including to help you make a plan to vote. Now through November 3rd is #ElectionSeason, so don’t delay. → Here are three...
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Moms Are Parenting the Workforce!?

October 29, 2020
In her latest blog post, Capacity Building Manager Marianne Bullock reflects on a new, precarious reality. "It's not that women are falling off the cliff," she shares, "but that we are being pushed off and out of the workforce by a lack of policies that support the on-the-ground reality of the burden of care for our children's wellbeing."

¡Estamos en la temporada electoral #ElectionSeason! ¡Todo lo que necesitas saber para hacer un plan para votar y MÁS!

October 25, 2020
No hay tiempo que perder. Estamos en #ElectionSeason y en algunos estados ya están votando temprano –y estamos aquí para ayudarte a votar, incluyendo ayudarte a hacer un plan para votar. Desde ahora hasta el 3 de noviembre es #ElectionSeason, así que no hay tiempo que perder. → Sigue estos tres...
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I've Got My NH Voting Plan! How About You?

October 23, 2020
Unless you’ve been really good at avoiding all media, you know that election day is approaching at a rapid speed. November 3rd is how many days away now?!? Are you registered?!? Check your status here : https://app.sos.nh.gov/Public/PartyInfo.aspx No worries if you are not. You have time to request...
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Michigan Invests $2 Million into Its “10 Cents a Meal for Michigan’s Kids & Farms” Program

October 19, 2020
In Michigan schools, children are eating fresh peaches for the first time after only tasting canned. The kids take a juicy bite, and their faces light up. Even apples—the iconic school fruit—are causing a sensation as children learn in school meals that different varieties can be sweet, tart, and in between. And Brussels sprouts? Yes, please. Roasted. It’s all thanks to an innovative Michigan program that is cultivating healthy eating habits among children by introducing them to the wide variety of fruits and vegetables so necessary for good nutrition, and doing it in schools—the places where kids get up to two and even three meals a day.
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Less Support for Low-Income Kids in the After-School Hours Is Cause for Concern

October 23, 2020
The toll the pandemic is taking on America’s moms is well documented and truly concerning, not just for moms but also for families and our country. At this time when millions more families are struggling to make ends meet, Moms are leaving the workforce because of the unmanageable burdens thrust on...
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