01/30/23 Missouri Mondays - Fight GOP attacks on trans kids, initiative petitions, public education!
Welcome to another Missouri Mondays! Last week the GOP majority relentlessly attacked trans kids, drag queens and the LGBTQ community, moved forward legislation seeking to ban the teaching of slave history or the impact of racism, advanced several bills designed to make the initiative petition process harder if not impossible, and they are just getting started. We must keep fighting. Thank you for staying informed and helping to protect our freedoms and democracy. Help us s
01/23/23 Missouri Mondays - 50 years after Roe v. Wade, Missouri abortion ban lawsuit filed.
Support their work and spread the word! Take action this week for initiative petitions, public education, more! Welcome to another Missouri Mondays! Yesterday would have been 50 years of Roe v. Wade’s federal protection of the right to abortion. Last year an extremist Supreme Court stripped that fundamental right from millions and we know this is only the beginning of the GOP’s agenda to attack our rights and freedoms, including here in Missouri. As former President Obama re
01/16/23 Missouri Mondays - Honoring MLK with service and continuing his work for economic justice..
civil rights, voting rights, and protecting democracy! Welcome to another Missouri Mondays! As we remember and celebrate the remarkable life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. let us also honor him with continued action. “Nothing is guaranteed in our democracy,” President Biden said at Ebenezer Baptist Church on Sunday. “We know there’s a lot of work that has to continue on economic justice, civil rights, voting rights and protecting our democracy.” We must keep fighting for th
01/09/23 Missouri Mondays - 2023 Legislative session is underway! Tell your electeds to support Dems
2023 Legislative session is underway! Tell your electeds to support Dems plan for teacher pay increase, access to child care, and defend initiative petitions against GOP attacks! Welcome to another Missouri Mondays! Lawmakers were sworn in last week and the 2023 legislative session began with the Democrats’ plan focused on increasing teacher pay and access to child care, and Republicans promising continued attacks on transgender students participating in school sports, banni
01/02/23 Missouri Mondays - 2023 Legislative session begins Jan 4th! Our work continues...
Our work continues to protect our freedoms from GOP attacks! Happy New Year and welcome to our first Missouri Mondays of 2023! Lawmakers will begin the 2023 legislative session this week on Wed. Jan. 4th and it is clear from the pre-filed bills that GOP attacks will continue on abortion and reproductive care and access, citizen initiative petition process, public education, transgender kids, gun safety laws and more. We must hold them accountable and make our voices heard!