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By Caitlin Van Orden, Director of Individual Giving
Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of attending a benefit dinner for RESULTS in Seattle. The event was put together by our amazing Seattle Group volunteers, led by Melessa Rogers and Karen Gielen. The event was well-attended, with nearly 100 people gathering the Seattle Waterfront Marriott, including a representative from newly elected Rep. Pramila Jayapal’s office.Read More.
By Meredith Dodson, Director of U.S. Poverty Campaigns
On March 25, the U.S. House of Representatives will take a vote that could end Medicaid as we know it. Your phone call right now can make a difference.Read More.
By Crickett Nicovich, Senior Advisor for Global Policy and Government Affairs
Since the beginning of this year RESULTS has had its own First 100 Days Campaign with the central focus on getting face-to-face meetings with member of Congress to talk about funding for anti-poverty programs through the annual appropriations process. Now is the time to influence how we prioritize our funding for issues that provide care and access to services to the most vulnerable, and it is also an opportunity to get your members of Congress to raise their voices on this issue with their peers through congressional “sign-on” letters.Read More.
By Tiffany Wood, RESULTS REAL Change Fellow
A year ago, I would have been too intimidated to even consider setting up a meeting with my member of Congress. But earlier this week, I found myself on Capitol Hill, in the office of House Speaker Paul Ryan, confidently explaining to his aide why our federal safety net programs must be protected.Read More.