Take Action: Help Prevent the De-funding of Public Education

Take Action Now! Privatization Isn't For Everybody. Speak Out! 

The disastrous voucher bill to defund public education passed a key hurdle last month. John Deberry was the lone democrat to side with Republicans and vote for it! Read more here

Call Rep. Deberry, tell him what you think of his vote, and urge him to change his mind:  (615) 741-2239! If you have have time, also call Rep. Haston, who abstained, and urge him to vote No: (615) 741-0750. Memphis, you voted these representatives in. Tell them what you want. It's their duty to listen to the people of This GREAT city. 

The new NAFTA is another corporate handout. It won't stem the outsourcing of good jobs or protect the rights of working people. Tell Congress the new NAFTA isn't good enough.

Recently introduced legislation would provide needed protections for health care and social services workers from violence on the job. Tell Congress to support an OSHA workplace violence standard.