Releases and Advisories

09.22.17

 

New York, NY – A group of two hundred advocates, led by high school students, took to the steps of the Department of Education today and marched to Manhattan Criminal Summons court calling for...

09.20.17

SAN JUAN/NEW YORK – In preparation for the damage expected from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, which is still struggling from Hurricane Irma earlier this month, a solidarity relief fund has been established to meet the needs of Puerto Rico’s most vulnerable...

09.18.2017

NEW YORK - In response to news that Governor Andrew Cuomo signed an Executive Order preventing state troopers from asking or disclosing immigration information, the Center for Popular Democracy released the following statement from Co-Executive Director Ana Maria Archila:

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09.15.17

NEW YORK – Jennifer Flynn, director of CPD’s Healthcare Justice campaign, released the following statement alerting the media to the likelihood that the Cassidy/Graham bill will pass the Senate next week:

“While the media briefly takes their eyes off the ball, Republicans...

09.15.17

NEW YORK – In response to the acquittal of a St. Louis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Black man and then planted a gun on the victim, Center for Popular Democracy Co-Executive Director and Network President Jennifer Epps-Addison issued the following statement:...

09.13.17

NEW YORK – In response to the introduction of the latest healthcare bill from Republican senators Bill Cassidy and Lindsey Graham, Jennifer Flynn, director of CPD’s Healthcare Justice campaign, released the following statement:

“It is...

09.13.2017

NEW YORK – On Wednesday night, Senator Chuck Schumer and Representative Nancy Pelosi announced that they had reached a deal with President Trump to pass legislation replacing the repealed DACA program in...

09.14.2017

NEW YORK, NY -- In response to Governor Cuomo's announcement that he will be sending New York State Police officers into Long Island public schools,...

09.06.2017

The Center for Popular Democracy's Fed Up coalition released the following statement through its Co-Director Shawn Sebastian: 

"The Board of Governors is the Supreme Court of the economy and, with Stanley Fischer’s resignation, the majority of its seats are now vacant....

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