Latest Campaign for America's Future Stories

2011-07-13 12:23:00

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter released today, 247 leading national organizations urged members of Congress to oppose a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution. Both the House and Senate are expected to vote on such an amendment next week.

2010-06-14 16:33:00

WASHINGTON, June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tune in now to AFGE's "Inside Government" radio show to hear Democracy for America Chair Jim Dean, Georgia State Senator Nan Grogan Orrock, CrooksAndLiars.com Managing Editor David Neiwert, and Campaign for America's Future Research Director Eric Lotke! The show, which originally aired on Friday, June 11, is now available on demand. Dean discussed DFA's Move Your Money campaign, which encourages people to invest in community banks and financial...

2010-03-03 08:38:00

CAF Airs Radio Spots in Key Congressional Districts in Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Campaign for America's Future, working with a group of private citizens frustrated with the slow pace of health care reform, this week launched a media campaign in key congressional districts urging Democratic Members of Congress to support health care reform and ignore the criticisms of Republicans who are putting political interests above...

2010-01-05 16:40:00

Post Runs "News" Story by Peterson-Funded Fiscal Times About Conrad Deficit Commission, Controversial Idea Promoted by Peterson -- Quoting Groups Funded by Peterson. Group Asks to Meet with Washington Post Company Chair Donald Graham. WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-08-10 16:36:00

Netroots Nation, AFL-CIO Conference, G-20 Summit to be Held in Pittsburgh; City's Industrial Plan Provides a Model for Nation's Manufacturing Economy **News Conference Call On Tuesday at 2 p.m. ET** PITTSBURGH, Aug.

2009-06-03 13:20:00

Progressives Energized, Overwhelmingly Approve of Obama and His Agenda; Jon Stewart Bests Stephen Colbert, Rachel Maddow Over Keith Olbermann WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Progressives gathered at this week's "America's Future Now" conference found a lot to like in President Obama's first 100 days, but they are very focused on health care reform as their highest priority, according to a straw poll of participants conducted by Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research for the Campaign...

2009-06-02 06:30:00

On Monday, an alliance of liberal activist groups in the US announced plans for an $82 million campaign designed to help Barack Obama pass his healthcare reform plans into law.

2009-06-01 12:15:00

Energized, Unified, Organized Progressive Movement Mobilizing Against Special Interests Standing in the Way of President Obama's Bold Agenda WASHINGTON, June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Progressive groups are poised to spend more than $82 million to support President Obama's goal of achieving quality, affordable health care for all this year, according to leaders gathered today at the "America's Future Now" conference in Washington. Participants in the effort include the Health Care for...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.