Organizing throughout Ohio so our state is “ready to ratify” a constitutional amendment to get big money out of politics.
Click here to meet us on Zoom May 27th!
Meeting ID: 845 5393 2255
Coffee & Chat for Healthcare Professionals for American Promise
We invite healthcare professionals interested in learning more about our new National Healthcare Network for American Promise. We will give a brief overview of the role of money in politics in healthcare issues and chat about ways that you can add your voice to the work of American Promise.Deep Dive into Money in Politics
$14.4 Billion was spent on federal races in 2020, the most expensive election in history. Most of that money came from big donors, whose contributions to SuperPACs are “speech” that can’t be regulated. Learn why we need a constitutional amendment to fix big money’s grip on our political system and how we’re building support for it in North Texas. Participants from other states are welcome to join us! Nonpartisan program.Meeting with Elected Officials Training
Join the first meeting of our Getting Elected Officials to Act Team call on Thursday, May 13th at 7:30 p.m. Eastern/4:30 p.m. Pacific led by Minnesota Chapter Leader Vicki Barnes and Tri-County New Jersey Chapter Leader Marie HenselderKimmel. Click here to register for the call.
No cause has ever succeeded without having breakthroughs with elected officials. That is what the Getting Elected Officials to Act Team is all about, supporting each other in having those breakthroughs.
Please join us!Money in Politics Lunch & Learn
Bring your lunch to our short program about big money in politics and a constitutional amendment to fix it. The presentation runs about 20 minutes with plenty of time for discussion. Nonpartisan.Lobby Day Final Training
Join AP Staff for our final training ahead of Citizen Lobby Days. We’ll role play effective meetings and have plenty of time for Q&A.
Register here!2021 NCLC and Citizen Lobby Days
Join us for the 2021 Lobby Day’s Sunday, May 2 through Thursday, May 6 by click here to register for Lobby Day’s.
Join us for the 2021 National Citizen Leadership Conference (NCLC) Monday, May 3, and Thursday, May 6 by clicking here to register for the conference.Day of Action
SUPPORT AMERICAN PROMISE’S LOBBY DAY EFFORTS:
WRITE/CALL CONGRESS ON APRIL 29!
On May 4-6, American Promise volunteers will meet with members of Congress to advance a constitutional amendment to fix big money in politics. Support their advocacy by contacting your representatives on our Day of Action, Thursday April 29!
Write a letter explaining in your own words why you want Congress to pass, and states to ratify, an amendment that will authorize reasonable limits on political spending. We’ll personally deliver your letter to your Member of Congress and both Senators at our Lobby Day meetings.
Drop by our Zoom Office from 10-3 to be entered into our Day of Action Raffle! We can look up your representatives if you don’t know them and answer your questions about American Promise. Register here for the link. Two First Prizes: $25 donations to the 501c3 or c4 organizations of the winners’ choice. Two Second Prizes: an American Promise goodie bag which includes the book Corporations Are Not People by American Promise President Jeff Clements.
You are our most powerful advocates! Support our volunteers in Lobby Day meetings with letters and calls from constituents telling our elected officials that we want our government to work for We the People and not the rich & powerful few.
AnnCitizen Lobby Day Training 3
Permanent, constitutional change does not happen by accident. Throughout history, it has happened when people organized and made it so. Meeting directly with our elected officials, organized in local teams, is how we powerfully move this needed reform forward.
Join our third Lobby Day training for a review of our Citizen Lobby Days, and a reiteration of our process of connecting teams together to execute powerful meetings with Members of Congress and their staff.
There will be plenty of time for Q&A throughout.Letter to the Editor Training
Join Dr. Jessica Hare and Marnie Walsh on for the Letter to the Editor Training. This training will dive into the fundamentals of writing effective letters that will be published in your local newspapers and websites. Led by Ann Drumm, this will be a special session to help you get articles in your newspaper about your Lobby Day visits!