The November election for President and Congress is the biggest election in our lifetime. Climate change. COVID-19. Police brutality. We can only begin to solve these problems with the ballot. Which is why CCAN Action Fund is launching our campaign called “Fight to Vote. Vote to Live.” As you read this, powerful leaders across the country are doing all they can to purposefully suppress ballot access, especially in Black and Brown communities. Our campaign aims to combat voter suppression nationwide and empower people to vote. Learn more>>
For more than 50 years, the most powerful oil and gas companies have known that they were driving catastrophic climate change. Yet these companies ignored their own scientific reports, all in pursuit of higher profits and at the expense of the people and planet. Fortunately, there are some bold local and state leaders attempting to hold these companies accountable in court. As these cases move up through the legal system, we have may finally have accountability on the horizon. Learn more>>
The Healthy Climate and Family Security Act is the strongest climate bill ever introduced in Congress. This “cap-and-dividend” bill would cap carbon emissions nationwide, forcing polluters to pay for their emissions and rebating 100% of the collected funds with a quarterly “dividend” check to every U.S. citizen. Through lobbying, public education, and media outreach, we are building support — both in and out of Congress — to push this solution forward. Click here to learn more and take action.