Interest Groups - Examples of Activity

Inclusion of press releases/material in this section does not imply support of those groups' views.  See also: Candidate Forums


updated Sept. 27, 2019  suggestions welcome and encouraged  action 08 @ gmail

     Interest Group Activities Looking Towards 2020

National Focus
Sept. 9, 2019 - Giffords Partners With Top Presidential Candidates, Launches Unprecedented Gun Safety President Video Series

Aug. 27, 2019 - U.S. Presidential Candidates' Positions on Mental Health and Addiction Released by "Mental Health for US" Coalition

July 29, 2019 - End Citizens United: Presidential Candidates Take 'Reform First' Pledge to Make Anti-Corruption and Democracy Reform Legislation Their First Bill

July 17, 2019 - American Bridge 21st Century: Bridge Project Exposes Local Impact of Trump’s Disastrous Policies in PA

July 12, 2019 - ACLU Highlights Rights For All Activists at Netroots Nation

June 26, 2019 - Serve America Together campaign kicks off with a challenge to presidential candidates: Release a Plan to Expand National Service

June 26, 2019 - Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget: US Budget Watch 2020 Will Hold Candidates Accountable for Their Fiscal Promises

June 26, 2019 - Progressive Groups Call On 2020 Candidates to Back New Immigration Platform

June 24, 2019 - The Concord Coalition: Issue Guide for the 2020 Presidential Election

June 10, 2019 - "Mental Health for US" Launched Ahead of 2020 Election Season

June 6, 2019 - NLIHC Launches New Campaign to Elevate Affordable Housing

May 30, 2019 - Bernie Soars and Biden Stumbles in New Greenpeace Ranking of 2020 Candidates’ Climate Platforms

May 30, 2019 - Better Angels to Host National Convention June 20-23 in St. Louis, MO

May 6, 2019 - Vice.run Announces National Advocacy Campaign to Democratically Elect Vice-presidential Candidates

Apr. 25, 2019 - Indivisible Releases 'We Are Indivisible' Pledge for 2020 Candidates

Apr. 22, 2019 - Alzheimer's Impact Movement: The Road to the White House is Underway and Alzheimer's Should be a Leading Iussue

Apr. 22, 2019 - Concord Coalition: Trustees' Reports Show Need for Medicare, Social Security Repairs

Apr. 15, 2019 - America First Action Announces Linda McMahon Will Chair Its Board of Directors

Mar. 2019 - Oil Change U.S.: No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge

Mar. 27, 2019 - CODEPINK 10-Point Peace Platform for 2020 Presidential Candidates

Mar. 21, 2019 - CREW Calls on All 2020 Candidates to Release 10 Years of Tax Returns

Mar. 21, 2019 - American Bridge Announces New Board Members, Multimillion Anti-Trump Offensive for 2020

Mar. 8, 2019 - End Citizens United: Open Coalition Letter to 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates: No Single-Candidate Super PACs in 2020 Primary

Feb. 21, 2019 - Act Now on Climate: Presidential Climate PAC Launches

Feb. 7, 2019 - Sunrise Movement: AOC, Markey unveil Green New Deal resolution with historic support; Sunrise launching pressure campaign backing resolution

Jan. 28, 2019 - Latino Victory Fund Calls on Presidential Candidates to Visit Puerto Rico and to Make Recovery Efforts a Priority for their Campaign

Jan. 15, 2019 - Priorities USA Staff Announcements

Jan. 3, 2019 - National Nurses Statement on Sexual Harassment, Pay Equity, and the 2020 Presidential Campaign

Dec. 18, 2018 - Bernie Sanders Leads in Democracy For America’s First 2020 Presidential Pulse Poll

Nov. 19, 2018 - EqualCitizens.US Announces National Ranked-Choice Voting Effort for 2020 Election

Sept. 11, 2018 - EDF Action Ad Calls on 2020 Presidential Contenders to Lead on Climate Solutions


Iowa
Asian & Latino Coalition PAC

CCI Action

Every Child Matters

Focus on Rural America

Oct. 4, 2019 - ICGA: Corn Farmers Thank Trump Administration and Biofuels Champions for Upholding the Integrity of the RFS

July 26, 2019 - Farmers for Free Trade: Motorcade for Trade to Travel to Key Congressional Districts and State Agricultural Fairs Throughout August to Support Passage of USMCA

July 15, 2019  - Disability Rights Iowa: DRI Announces Caucus Accessibility Campaign

July 15-20, 2019 - AARP and The Des Moines Register Announce Iowa Presidential Candidate Forums [June 4 release]

July 14, 2019 - Sweet Corn, Popcorn, and Holiday Cheer: Progress Iowa Announces 2019 Events [Apr. 29 releease]

July 12, 2019 - The FAMiLY LEADER: Top Democrats Invited to 2019 Family Leadership Summit [Apr. 26 release]

June 8, 2019 - Capital City Pride: Eight Nine Presidential Candidates to Speak at Des Moines Pride Fest

June 7, 2019 - Iowa Interfaith Power & Light: Farmers can provide critical leadership and solutions for climate action

Apr. 23, 2019 - Over 200 sign up for Bold Iowa’s Climate Bird Dog campaign

Mar. 30, 2019 - Iowa Farmers Union: Presidential Candidates to Discuss Farm Issues [Mar. 18 release]

Dec. 19, 2018 - PPI Kicks Off 2020 Economic Debate With Iowa Fiscal Forum


New Hampshire
Sept. 3, 2019 - Community College System of New Hampshire Announces Presidential Candidates Forum Series

Apr. 22, 2019 - Jeanne Shaheen letter on voter suppression [jpg]

Feb. 13, 2019 - ACLU Files Federal Lawsuit Challenging New Hampshire Law Targeting Student Voters

Jan. 29, 2019 - Rights & Democracy: People-Powered Presidential Forums in New Hampshire!

Jan. 24, 2019 - ACLU and Warren B. Rudman Center at the UNH School of Law Launch Presidential Candidate Speaker Series

Nov. 30, 2018 - Panera Bread Chairman Ron Shaich Kicks Off No Labels Unity Campaign with Toawn Hall Event in New Hampshire



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