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2010 and older MomsRising Press Releases

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2010

  • December 23, 2010 - The Gift of Health Care Coverage
  • December 13, 2010 - America’s Moms Cheer Signing of Historic Law to Improve Children’s School Lunches, Fight Hunger and Obesity
  • December 1, 2010 - America’s Moms Urge Congress, ‘Extend Unemployment Insurance, NOT Tax Cuts for the Wealthy’
  • December 1, 2010 - Moms to Congress: Help Us Build Strong Families
  • November 17, 2010 - America’s Mothers Lost Today When Opponents Blocked a Senate Vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act
  • November 13, 2010 - MomsRising Joins DC Employment Justice Center, Center for Law and Social Policy, Restaurant Opportunities Center of DC, Other Advocates in Recognizing Local Restaurant’s Support for Paid Sick Days
  • November 12, 2010 - Massachusetts Moms Tell Senator Scott Brown, 'We NEED Fair Pay Like New England Clam Chowder Needs Clams!'
  • November 1, 2010 - Tell Your Facebook Friends Why You’re Voting
  • October 14, 2010 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director and Co-Founder of MomsRising,On the New York City Paid Sick Time Act
  • September 22, 2010 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director and Co-Founder of MomsRising, On the Six Month Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
  • September 21, 2010 - MomsRising to Hold Blog Carnival On Six-Month Anniversary of Health Reform
  • July 30, 2010 - America’s Moms Say Representative DeLauro Has Earned Superhero Status
  • July 28, 2010 - America’s Moms Say Senator Tom Harkin Has Earned Superhero Status
  • July 27, 2010 - Massachusetts Moms Provide Summer Reading for State Lawmakers
  • July 27, 2010 - MomsRising to Congress: Read Up on Why Families Need Paid Sick Days
  • July 23, 2010 - MomsRising Celebrates Twelfth Birthday of Healthy Families Program
  • July 20, 2010 - Mom Advocate Praises Recommendations to Strengthen and Enforce Equal Pay Laws, Urges Rapid Implementation
  • July 20, 2010 - HHS Secretary Sebelius to Answer Moms’ Questions On Health Reform Live Via Webcast
  • July 1, 2010 - What Would You Ask Your Senator About Health Care Reform?
  • June 17, 2010 - Keeping Massachusetts Healthy By Killing Germs and Saving Paid Sick Days
  • June 15, 2010 - Parents Urge North Carolina Legislature to Give Kids a Strong Foundation as State Budget Is Negotiated
  • June 11, 2010 - North Carolina Moms Urge Legislators to Build a Strong Foundation for Kids
  • May 17, 2010 - California Moms Ask Legislators to See Their Way Clear to Preserving Vision Benefits for Kids
  • May 4, 2010 - MomsRising Prepares to Follow Up on Widely Viewed 2009 ‘Mom of the Year’ Viral Video
  • May 4, 2010 - America’s Moms Say Speaker Pelosi Has Earned Superhero Status
  • May 3, 2010 - America’s Moms Say Senate Majority Leader Reid Has Earned Superhero Status
  • April 22, 2010 - Massachusetts Moms Declare an Emergency at State House, Urge Legislators to Keep Paid Sick Days Bill Alive
  • April 20, 2010 - Massachusetts Moms Will Urge Legislators to Keep Paid Sick Days Bill Alive
  • April 8, 2010 - MomsRising Joins New Campaign for Better Care to Focus Health Reform Implementation on Improving, Coordinating Care for Older Patients
  • March 22, 2010 - MomsRising Applauds House Passage of Health Reform
  • March 20, 2010 - Orange County Moms Tell Representative Sanchez: It’s Time to Declare Support for Health Care Reform
  • March 15, 2010 - MomsRising Joins Speaker Nancy Pelosi In Pushing for Health Reform
  • March 4, 2010 - MomsRising Calls for More Help for Families Affected by Recession
  • February 1, 2010 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Co-Founder and Executive Director, MomsRising on President Obama's Budget Proposal FY 2011
  • January 28, 2010 - Preschool Dance Party in the Rotunda With Caspar Babypants Families and Wee Ones Bring the Beats to the Capitol to Support Early Learning
  • January 20, 2010 - Massachusetts Moms and Kids to State Legislature: Wake Up!
  • January 11, 2010 - To Washington Lawmakers, a Healthy Lunch and a Note from Mom: Don’t Forget the Needs of Children and Families
  • January 8, 2010 - Washington Moms Pack Notes of Encouragement in Lunches for Lawmakers
  • 2009

  • December 17, 2009 - Moms Turn Tables on Wal-Mart, Issue Demerits to Company for Punishing Workers Who Take Paid Sick Days
  • November 10, 2009 - Groton Mom Testifies Before U.S. Senate Subcommittee About Need for Paid Sick Days
  • November 5, 2009 - When You Care About Children's Health, It Shows
  • October 29, 2009 - Seattle Moms Stand Up for Kids
  • September 10, 2009 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director, MomsRising.org, In Response to President Obama’s Address on Healthcare Reform
  • September 8, 2009 - Fever, Nausea and the Chills - But We Still Need to Pay the Bills!
  • August 20, 2009 - A Hero for America’s Moms is Laid to Rest
  • August 19, 2009 - Sometimes a SuperMom Has to Do What a SuperMom Has to Do
  • August 17, 2009 - MomsRising’s SuperMom Healthcare Truth Squad Lands in Baltimore
  • August 17, 2009 - MomsRising’s SuperMom Healthcare Truth Squad Lands in Chicago
  • August 17, 2009 - MomsRising’s SuperMom Healthcare Truth Squad Lands in San Francisco
  • July 30, 2009 - Unhappy Birthday to You, Mr. Governor
  • July 20, 2009 - Moms to Lawmakers: We Won’t Be Pacified Until Our Broken Healthcare System Is Fixed
  • June 30, 2009 - Nonprofits Use Twitter Tool to tell Goldman Sachs to Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure
  • June 29, 2009 - MomsRising.org Asks North Carolina Legislators to Give Kids a Hand and Families “a Fair Shake” in State Budget Negotiations
  • May 22, 2009 - More Than A Million Moms Strong
  • May 14, 2009 - More Than Ten Million People Saw This Video, Did You?
  • April 29, 2009 - Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director, MomsRising.org on Congress’ Passage of President Obama’s Budget
  • April 6, 2009 - Sandwich Mom to Visit Oregon Legislature to Urge Passage of Family Leave Bill
  • April 2, 2009 - Paid Sick Days Help Employees and Businesses, Say Experts, Local Workers
  • April 2, 2009 - California Moms to Lawmakers: “Health Care Coverage Is a Lifesaver for California Families”
  • March 27, 2009 - This Time, Candy Is Good For Your Health
  • February 10, 2009 - Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act Takes Effect, Activist Mom Organization Praises New Law
  • February 4, 2009 - U.S. Moms Cheer Expansion of State Child Health Insurance Program
  • January 29, 2009 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director, Moms Rising on President Obama’s Signing of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
  • January 23, 2009 - U.S. Moms Applaud Senate Passage of Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
  • January 9, 2009 - U.S. Moms Praise House Passage of Fair Pay Legislation, Urge Rapid Senate Action
  • 2008

  • December 9, 2008 - Fair Pay Advocacy Campaign Launched
  • December 4, 2008 - “All I Want for Christmas Is Lead-Based Fingerpaint?”
  • November 5, 2008 - Moms Pack a Political Punch in 2008 Election
  • October 17, 2008 - Milwaukee Moms Urge Voters to Support Paid Sick Days Ballot Initiative
  • September 24, 2008 - Governor Sarah Palin’s Office Refuses to Accept Letter from America’s Moms
  • September 23, 2008 - America’s Moms Want to Know What A Hockey Mom Would Do for America’s Families
  • September 3, 2008 - MomsRising.org Launches MomsVote ’08 at National Conventions
  • August 29, 2008 - Power of ONEsie Goes Presidential in St. Paul
  • August 25, 2008 - Power of ONEsie Goes Presidential in Denver
  • August 12, 2008 - MomsRising.org Delivers the Real Story on Health Care Coverage for Kids
  • August 8, 2008 - What’s the Story on Health Care Coverage for Kids?
  • July 17, 2008 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director, MomsRising.org on Lilly Ledbetter Fairy Pay Act
  • June 19, 2008 - Statement of Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, Executive Director, MomsRising.org on House Passage of the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act
  • June 17, 2008 - DC-Area Moms and Families Deliver Thousands of Women’s Resumes to Senator McCain’s Office
  • June 12, 2008 - Magnificently Overqualified Mothers Respond to Senator McCain’s Comment on Ledbetter Fair Pay Act with Resume Delivery
  • June 11, 2008 - MomsRising.org to Deliver Compass-Grams to State Legislators
  • June 10, 2008 - Clothesline of “Onesies” Outside Capitol Stresses Need for Paid Sick Days
  • May 7, 2008 - MomsRising.org to Deliver Orange-Grams to State Legislators
  • May 2, 2008 - MomsRising.org Praises NJ Governor Corzine for Signing Paid Family Leave Bill
  • April 7, 2008 - MomsRising.org Hails NJ Legislators for Passing Paid Family Leave Bill
  • April 2, 2008 - MomsRising.org Joins Connecticut Working Families, Unions Members and other Paid Sick Days Advocates Deliver Apples to Legislators
  • March 5, 2008 - 40,000 Emails Tell Congress: Protect Afterschool Programs
  • February 20, 2008 - Statement of MomsRising in Support of the Family & Medical Leave Act
  • February 1, 2008 - When It Comes to Electing a President, M.O.T.H.E.R.S. Know Best
  • 2007

  • December 27, 2007 - Presidential Candidates Voice Support for Family Friendly Policies
  • December 18, 2007 - Has This Toy Been Tested for Toxic Chemicals?
  • September 10, 2007 - MomsRising Launches “A Peaceful Revolution” on The Huffington Post
  • June 13, 2007 - The Dad Also Rises
  • May 8, 2007 - For Mothers Day: The Gift that Keeps on Giving
  • May 8, 2007 - MomsRising Helps Make Washington Second State to Adopt Paid Leave
  • April 21, 2007 - MomsRising Hails WA Legislators for Passing Paid Family Leave Bill
  • March 28, 2007 - The Power of Onesie
  • February 6, 2007 - MomsRising ED Testifies in Support of Washington State Paid Leave Bill
  • 2006

  • November 21, 2006 - Delta Boots Nursing Mother Off Plane; Moms Rise Up to Defend Her
  • September 28, 2006 - MomsRising Is In the House… and the Senate
  • May 4, 2006 - Harnessing Mom Power at MomsRising.org
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