Texas Organizing Project blows the doors off Heritage anti-Obamacare Tour

Activists from Texas Organizing Project, a Health Care for America Now partner organization, shut down a Ted Cruz anti-Obamacare diatribe during a Heritage Foundation-sponsored “Defund Obamacare” Tour stop. At the Heritage event Senator Cruz and Heritage President Jim DeMint reiterated … Continue reading

Progressives Deliver Petition With 2 Million Names in Opposition to Proposed Social Security Cuts

Representatives of HCAN and many other progressive groups gathered outside the White House today to deliver a petition with the signatures of more than two million people opposed to a Obama administration proposal to cut future Social Security payments to … Continue reading

HCAN Partners Rally Against Health Care Cuts

Health Care for America Now partner groups joined with more than 100 other labor and activist organizations to rally against cuts to health care spending that may take effect on March 1. These budget cuts will kick in automatically if … Continue reading

HCAN Activists, Other Groups Gather for More Than 100 Events Today to Rally Against GOP’s Planned Cuts

HCAN activists, along with Americans for Tax Fairness and national labor groups including AFL-CIO, National Education Association, SEIU and AFSCME, are participating in a national day of action today to urge Congress to avert $85 billion in arbitrary, across-the-board cuts … Continue reading

Fix the Greed: Activists Tell ‘Fix the Debt’ Meeting, ‘You Are the Problem’

Activists from Health Care for America Now, National People’s Action and their local affiliate Our DC, Coalition on Human Needs, Americans for Tax Fairness, Public Campaign, Jobs with Justice, and the AFL-CIO gathered in front of Fix the Debt’s “Common … Continue reading

HCAN Partners: Tax Corporations, Protect Medicare, Medicaid, ACA

HCAN partners from across the country participated in massive coordinated actions yesterday to force political leaders to protect Medicare, Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act, and Social Security. Activists from Washington Community Action Network showed up at Wells Fargo demanding that … Continue reading

Working Families Reject the Romney Economy

On the day Mitt Romney accepted the Republican nomination for president, Health Care for America Now grassroots activists across the country gathered to reject his lopsided plan for the economy. Romney would take healthcare, education and jobs from the middle … Continue reading

Romney Excludes HCAN Partners From Faux Town Hall Event

Activists from New Hampshire Citizens Alliance for Action, an HCAN field partner, were barred from a Romney campaign event yesterday. The Romney campaign targeted activists who had signed up to participate and emailed them the night before the town hall, … Continue reading

Hundreds Join HCAN Field Partner to Protest Ryan Fundraiser at Gambling Mogul’s Vegas Casino

The Romney campaign had promised they would allow media into fundraising events. Well, not so much. A fundraising event held in Las Vegas yesterday was attended by casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson, who has given more than $10 million to Romney’s … Continue reading

Missouri Pro-Vote Works to Protect Medicare, Women’s Health Programs

Activists from Health Care for America Now partner Missouri Progressive Vote Coalition and Planned Parenthood gathered this morning to rally outside Senator Roy Blunt’s (R-MO) office. The groups, with a total of more than 70 activists, rallied in support of … Continue reading