Tax Justice: Everyone should pay Taxes including the Wealthy

New Polling Shows 75% of Americans Support Taxing the Rich, Including 70% of Independents and 60% of Republicans Not since the era immediately before the Great Depression has the difference between the haves and the have-nots been as great as … Continue reading

A Tax Day Message from Bernie Sanders

Dear Sue and the Iowa Citizen Action Network, We would like to be there with you tonight but we’re campaigning in Pennsylvania today. We’ll be back in Iowa very soon. Thank you for hosting this Tax Day event. You are … Continue reading

40th Anniversary

  40th Anniversary Celebration Embrace the Past… Celebrate the Present… Dream for the Future Join us as we commemorate 40 years of activism with Iowa Citizen Action Network May 30, 20195 pm Happy Hour6 pm Program Holiday Inn Downtown1050 6th … Continue reading

Here We Go Again!

It’s baaaack… Senator Joni Ernst, along with Mike Lee of Utah, are rebooting her idea to raid Social Security to pay for parental leave. At first glance, this might seem like a good idea, but experts agree that it is … Continue reading

Presidential Campaign Events

Along with a coalition of progressive organizations, Iowa Citizen Action Network is partnering with Now This News, to put on a series of events with Presidential candidates*. Our goal is to make sure that family economic issues are front and center in Iowa and … Continue reading

Shop Your Values

Shop Your Values is a campaign run by the Main Street Alliance to support small businesses that are active community members advocating for progressive values. By shopping at a business that has signed onto the Shop Your Values campaign, you are directly … Continue reading

Iowa Small Businesses Look Forward to Real Representation in the 1st Congressional District

Dubuque, Iowa — Main Street Alliance members in Iowa are celebrating the victory of Abby Finkenauer over longtime incumbent Rod Blum. They hope to find opportunities to work with Finkenauer on strengthening our health care system, expanding paid leave, and … Continue reading

Tricks or Treats

Are you being represented in Congress? After surveying Iowans in various locations around the state, we’re finding, more often than not, the answer is No. We’d like to hear what you think! All survey results will be kept anonymous. … Continue reading

Businesses Vote Their Values

Here are 5 easy ways to show how you: Share Your Values.  PRINT the Vote Your Values sign and display it! Let your employees and customers know where you stand on the issues.  Tell your story, be authentic. Display election … Continue reading