Statement by Dian Palmer, RN on Affordable Care Act Enrollment Figures #default

7.3M Americans have purchased new healthcare plans through the insurance marketplace. This number makes official what many SEIU nurses, doctors & our allies already know -- the lower-cost healthcare options the law is delivering are a vital lifeline for millions of hardworking women and men!

Boehner's Locked Door Won't Stop VRA for Today Coalition's Fight Against Racist Voting Practices #default

Leading civil rights, labor, and progressive organizations came together yesterday, launching the VRA for Today Coalition. The Coalition went to Speaker Boehner's Longworth House Office Building office during normal business hours to deliver the names of half a million...

Tell Congress: Restore Crucial Civil Rights Law on Voting Rights #default

The Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most important and successful civil rights laws ever enacted by the U.S. Congress, banned racism at polling places. A year ago, the Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the law, kicking open the door for a new wave of voter suppression laws across the country.