Listen to Ep #20 of NGO A Go Go: Irene joined Courage California, in 2020, as the first woman of color to lead the organization. She brings more than twenty years of experience working with and advocating for low-income communities of color, including in immigrant and refugee support services, public housing, early childhood education, media, … Continued
Coalition warns ad buys on Fox News will fund COVID-19 conspiracies, white supremacy, bigotry, and misinformation. The letter was signed by Courage California.
BY IRENE KAO and MANUEL PASTOR | CAPITOL WEEKLY | 05.17.2021 With the signatures tallied and the threshold for recall election met, media attention will soon shift to the campaign ahead. Will an embattled Gov. Gavin Newsom be able to persuade voters that he deserves to stay? Will an ambitious Democrat break party ranks and seek to … Continued
Courthouse News Service | Maria Dinzeo | March 24, 2021 California lawmakers are reviving an effort to raise taxes on its highest earners, introducing a new bill that will impose tiered tax increases on residents who make annual incomes of over $1 million. “There is a desperate need to attack the issue of income inequality … Continued
Joining is the 1.4 million-member activist group Courage California, whose online petition drive demands Feinstein ditch the filibuster so the Senate can pass HR1.
Two prominent, politically progressive organizations have launched a campaign to fight back against the recall effort.
Via Lara Korte | Sacramento Bee: Capitol Alert Following Gavin Newsom’s state of the state address, in which he tried to make the case for why he is still the best leader for California, members of the API community Wednesday morning praised the Democratic leader, and reiterated his message that a recall was a “partisan power grab.” … Continued
“It cut pretty deep knowing that we were going to be fully erased from the Senate,” said Watson, of the progressive group Courage California.
Siete republicanos pro-Trump apoyaron la descertificación de las elecciones de noviembre y activistas de sus distritos los quieren fuera.
Activists called for severe consequences for the group whom they called “the seditious seven” from California: Rep. Devin Nunes (Central Valley), Rep. Jay Obernolte (Central Valley), Rep. Ken Calvert (Inland Empire), Rep. Darrell Issa (San Diego), Rep. Mike Garcia (Los Angeles), Rep. Doug LaMalfa (Far North California) and Rep. Kevin McCarthy: (Central Valley).