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Caucus prep: Find your caucus, canvass the crowd, bring resolutions

Do you know your caucus location? Find it here: https://iwillvote.com/ The Iowa caucus engages lots of people in the political process, but it doesn’t keep them engaged in the long term. This year we’re lucky to have two candidates, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who are inspiring Iowans to stand for big, bold progressive change. Help us connect those people to the year round work on Medicare for All, Clean Water, and a Green New Deal! Connecting with as many progressive Iowans as we can is important because we know big change happens from the bottom up — and we need a whole lot of people to make that happen here in Iowa! That’s why we’re gathering signatures on our “Get Big Money Out of Politics” petition at the caucus. Can you be part of the process of bringing more people into the long-term movement here in Iowa? Watch the training and download a script to talk to people. Then you can get their signatures on this...

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CCI Action Fund endorses Nate Boulton for State Senate in district 16

CCI Action Fund endorses in state Senate primary race, will hit the phones and doors to build our power, work to elect progressives to the statehouse.

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Payday Lenders employ shady tactics at statehouse

The payday industry is at it again...

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Breaking the cycle of payday loan debt

Payday lending creates a cycle of debt nearly impossible to escape from. That's why we're pushing for a common sense bill at the statehouse to break this cycle and put people before payday loan greed!

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A statewide fix for payday lending

Our legislature acted in 2007 to cap the interest rates on car title loans that were devastating families. This issue is no different. Since then, five Iowa communities (Des Moines, Ames, Iowa City, West Des Moines, and Clive) have shown that something needs to be done by passing ordinances limiting these predatory businesses. The legislature should follow suit, cap the interest rates on payday loans, and break the cycle of debt caused by these toxic products. Iowa families deserve no less.

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