In December, Congress passed a short term continuing resolution to temporarily fund the government and fund the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) until 3/31/18. Nearly 9 million children depend on CHIP and a permanent solution is needed. Take action and contact your member of Congress to reauthorize CHIP before crucial services are cut for children.
After an incredible march last year, the Women's March is back. The "March to the Polls" will be on 1/20 from 11am-1pm and will start at Congress and Columbus. Join fellow Chicagoans to celebrate the spirit of the resistance efforts and unite to focus on the 2018 elections.
The NAACP Legal Defense Fund is a nonprofit fighting for racial justice. They are working to end racial bias in the criminal system, protect voting rights, increase economic fairness, and increase equity in education. For 75 years they've been at the forefront of the fight to protect and further civil rights.
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