Friday, July 28
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Fountain at Brentwood Blvd. & Eager Rd.
The theme of the event is "This Is Not Okay," and participants are free to highlight whichever outrage(s) they feel deserve attention. Click here for more information.
Saturday, July 29th
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Corner of Union Blvd. and Delmar Blvd.
This will be a visibility action with speakers who will address the issues that we should be prioritizing in Missouri and St. Louis. Click here for more information.
It's time for the Senate to work across the aisle, together, to stabilize health insurance markets, make insurance more affordable, and protect Medicaid. Add your voice here.
Let Senator McCain know you oppose President Trump's ban on transgender people from serving in the military. McCain is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Click here
A new national task force has been created to justify President Trump’s'Trump’s false claims of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 elections. Click here to reject this dangerous voter suppression.
Extreme risk protection orders (ERPOs) allow law enforcement to temporarily keep guns out of the hands of those who have shown warning signs of gun violence. Click here for petition
Click here to urge the US House to reject a bill which would terminate the EPA.
The U.S. Senate voted down an Affordable Care Act replacement bill. Read more
Planned Parenthood Advocates denounce new bill which adds medically unnecessary restrictions on safe, legal abortion. Read their statement here
Gov. Eric Greitens has signed an executive order making Missouri the final state to establish a drug monitoring program. read more here
Questions remain about the drug-monitoring program. Gov. Greiten's plan differs from plans in other states because it would not allow doctors or pharmacists to access the data. See Post article here
Gov. Greitens: vetoed a bill that would have extended community-based services to the disabled and elderly; signed a bill making it more difficult to sue employers; and let a minimum wage bill go into effect which prevents Missouri cities from setting minimum wages above the state's wage level. Read more here
Without the services, advocates say, some of those who lost services could be forced into nursing homes or need to visit an emergency room. The vetoed money is also likely to be the focus of a lawsuit. There is the hope that Missouri lawmakers override Greitens’ veto of HCB 3 in September. Read more
K-12 and higher education spending was cut in Gov. Greitens' budget. Read more.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 5:00 PM
University City Library, 6701 Delmar, University City MO 63130
Join us for a discussion of Power Concedes Nothing by Connie Rice
6:30 pm, Tuesday, August 17, 2017
St. Louis County Library, Thornill Branch (12863 Willowyck Dr. 63146)
Panel will discuss how to spot and address minority issues and access minority voters.
This event is hosted by the National Women's Political Caucus of Metro St. Louis
Friday, August 18, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
The Highlands Golf Course Inside Forest Park (5163 Clayton Avenue)
Buffet lunch available for $12
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is hosted by the St. Louis Chapter of Empower Missouri