A little more than week after the election of Donald Trump, who campaigned on a pledge to deport millions of undocumented immigrants, Portland Public Schools is weighing whether to formally put limits on federal immigration officers' access to schools while also training staffers to help undocumented families. The proposal lands in the midst of an ongoing and controversial debate over immigration policy. Beyond Trump's call for mass deportations, the Republican president-elect has said he wants to build a wall along the Mexico border and end a temporary relief program for young adults brought into the country illegally. Full story here
If Congress doesn’t do something by December 1st, Donald Trump and the FBI will get expansive new hacking powers that will require only one judge to sign one warrant to potentially hack computers all over the world. Congress must pass the Stop Mass Hacking Act before it is too late! SIGN THE PETITION
The TPP is done for. The Obama administration has at last announced that they are ending their efforts to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Congress before President Obama leaves office.
Progressive champions in the House and the Senate are going on the offensive with the Women’s Health Protection Act. The bill, if passed, would protect a woman's right to decide for herself whether to continue or end a pregnancy, regardless of where she lives.
The Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC) is a national grassroots organization of nearly one million members with a mission of changing who holds power.
Susie Godsey - Chair of YC Democrats is interviewed on Speaking Frankly. Worth watching! Here is the schedule: Saturday: 10:30 p.m, Sunday: 10:30 a.m. and 8:30 p.m., Monday: 5:30 p.m.,Tuesday: N/A,Wednesday: 9:30 p.m.,Thursday: 12:30 p.m.,Friday: 7:30 p.m. (Comcast channel 11) (Frontier channel 29)