CREDO Mobile has consistently been a strong advocate of Title II net neutrality. A summary of CREDO’s work this year alone in support of a free and open internet can be found below. Additional background on CREDO’s work on net neutrality and donations to other groups leading the fight is available upon request.
“The year-end spending bill is Democrats’ opportunity to put their words into action and take a strong stand on behalf of Dreamers and immigrant communities. Leaders Schumer and Pelosi must use their leverage to ensure that any spending bill that extends beyond the end of the year includes a clean Dream Act. A vote for a spending bill without a clean Dream Act would be a vote to deport dreamers and a massive failure on the part of Democratic leadership.”
A clean Dream Act must be passed immediately to ensure the safety, dignity and livelihood of immigrant youth, their families and the broader communities they are part of.
Hundreds of thousands of CREDO activists have signed petitions urging Democrats to use their leverage to ensure that the year-end spending bill includes a clean Dream Act and reauthorization of the Children’s Health Insurance Program. Thousands more have made phone calls to key Senate offices with the same demand.
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“If Democrats want to work along with Republicans on tax credits, they need to take it on a standalone measure. They can’t do it on a vehicle that’s cruel and barbaric,” said Murshed Zaheed, acting political director at CREDO Action, a left-wing advocacy group. “You can’t put a band-aid on this bill.”
CREDO Action, part of CREDO Mobile, is a social change network of 5 million activists, sending tens of millions of petition signatures and more than 100,000 phone calls to decision-makers each year. CREDO Action members also participate in meetings, protests and other direct actions for progressive change.
Josh Nelson, Communications Director
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