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6 ways to plug into the movement right now

Another year is here, another world is possible. 

We're set on making 2018 a People & Planet First movement building year – starting with the legislative session and going through the November elections (and beyond).  Are you in?

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Our important legislative lobby dates

We're set on making 2018 a People & Planet First movement building year -- starting with the legislative session and going through the November elections. Are you in?

Plug into the PEOPLE & PLANET FIRST movement and push for the Iowa WE want to see! 

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A pipeline fighter for governor?

I know you care about the pipeline issue in Iowa and I wanted to make sure you saw this.

Last month, the Keystone Pipeline leaked -- pipelines always do -- spilling 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota. 

I was angry, but I was excited to see one gubernatorial candidate take a strong stand when the news broke. In a wide field of competitors, only Cathy Glasson spoke out. 

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Sign the petition to unprivatize Iowa’s Medicaid program

Iowa's privatized Medicaid program has been a disaster since day one.

We call on Governor Reynolds to immediately end the privatization of Iowa's Medicaid program and push to guarantee quality healthcare to all Iowans, regardless of employment, income, or health status.

Are you with us? Add your name here: Tell Gov. Reynolds to put our lives before corporate profits!

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76,989 thank yous

HOLE-E SMOKES! This year-end fundraiser never fails to blow my mind.

786 of you chipped in $76,989 to fund the important work we do together. Thank you!

I sit in awe. Though I shouldn’t be surprised – CCI Action members are THE BEST!

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We’re raising $50,000 — starting today

Today is a big day for us. We’re kicking off our annual 5-day team fundraising campaign today!

We’re asking you to join us as we build people-fueled political power in Iowa.

2018 is going to be a very important year for the future of Iowa… and nationally. That’s why I’m asking you to dig really deep this year to support CCI Action!

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Ross Grooters wins Pleasant Hill City Council race!

Ross Grooters at the parade

Election Day was a big deal for us -- we and longtime leader Ross Grooters won his campaign for Pleasant Hill city council!

Ross was one of the first movement candidates that we recruited and trained, and that our new Iowa CCI PAC endorsed and worked to get elected.  

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Iowa can lead the way: The time for Single Payer is Now

In the last year, have you or someone you know put off getting a recommended medical test or treatment because you could not afford it? Have you relied on home remedies instead of going to the doctor or dentist? Are you one of the millions of Americans finding it hard to afford insurance or pay for treatments you need?

The US is at a moment of crisis. Healthcare is unattainable for too many people. Now is the time to fight for what we need.

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The road to winning healthcare for all

The United States is the only wealthy, industrialized country that lacks universal healthcare. If you're one of the millions of Americans who want to work to win healthcare for everyone, join us at a teach in to learn about the road we'll take to get there.

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Doing Politics Differently: Cathy Glasson for Governor

Join us for this exciting next step in our organizing to put People & Planet First! Cathy Glasson is a different kind of candidate, running on a promise to govern in a very different way. We're working to get her elected as Iowa's governor in 2018.

Watch this great video and let us know if you're in!

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