Tomorrow, the U.S. House of Representatives votes on impeachment. It’s all leading to the question everyone is asking: Will President Trump be the 3rd president in our nation’s history to be impeached?
Presidential ImpeachmentWritten by Change.org · December 17, 2019 10:25 am
A special counsel has been appointed – what’s next?
Thousands of Change.org users have been calling for an independent investigation and a special prosecutor since President Trump fired former FBI director James Comey last week. One of them is Jill Moore, whose petition skyrocketed to over 80,000 signatures before she declared victory following the appointment of Robert Mueller III to serve as special counsel. […]Written by Juliana Britto Schwartz · May 18, 2017 4:14 pm
Change.org in the First 100 Days and Beyond
On President Trump’s 100th day in office, we wanted to focus on something different than the stories you’ve seen leading up to today: How people like you took action to hold his team and Members of Congress accountable in ways that will continue throughout his presidency. In the aftermath of the November election, we’ve witnessed […]Written by Joshunda Sanders · April 29, 2017 1:11 pm
Over 20,000 Retired Coal Miners Could Lose Health Insurance This Week
John Leach worked in a Kentucky coal mine for Peabody Energy, the largest privately held coal miner in the U.S, for over two decades. As you can imagine, it wasn’t easy. Working in coal mines is a challenging and dangerous job, but it came with a promise from coal companies and Congress: work hard to supply America […]Written by Jon Perri · April 25, 2017 3:55 pm
‘Show me the receipts!’ — Americans get ready to protest in Tax Marches on April 15th
Back in January, Nancy Huehnergarth — a food policy advocate from New York — started a Change.org petition calling on President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. Over the last three months, almost 350,000 people have joined Nancy’s cause, and she’s been working hard to help organize her supporters to make phone calls, raise money, and get prepared […]Written by AJ Walton · April 13, 2017 4:04 am
Change.org Partners with National Tax March Movement
27 Groups Join Tax March to Demand that Donald Trump Immediately Release His Tax Returns Labor Unions, Economic Justice Advocates Join Nationwide Movement Demanding Accountability from Trump and Tax Fairness for Working Americans WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Change.org, 32BJ SEIU, Demos, National Domestic Worker’s Alliance, Moms Rising, National Low Income Housing Coalition, and 21 other […]Written by Joshunda Sanders · March 30, 2017 6:29 pm
How Will Budget Cuts Change the Lives of Millions of Americans Like You?
Tyler Ealy, 17, is a low-income Upward Bound student at Bowdoin College in Maine whose family lives paycheck to paycheck. Because of his class, in addition to the fact that Tyler struggles with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Attention Deficit Disorder, he never thought he had the potential to be a college student until he […]Written by Joshunda Sanders · March 21, 2017 3:37 pm
Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Tom Udall Respond to Change.org Petition Starter
When news broke recently that the Trump administration may cut funding for both the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities — which provide public funding for initiatives on the local, state, and national level — citizens like Jonathan Eastbrooks took to Change.org to ask members of Congress to protect the endowments. The NEA and NEH account for less […]Written by AJ Walton · March 1, 2017 10:01 pm
Breaking with Tradition, President Trump Offers Journalists Rare Opportunity
At first glance, it seemed to be a terrible weekend for mainstream American journalists at some of the country’s most influential media outlets. On Friday, nine U.S. outlets were barred from an informal gathering known in media parlance as a gaggle. Then, over the weekend, President Trump announced that he would be the first president […]Written by Joshunda Sanders · February 27, 2017 8:56 pm
Whether or not the Dakota Access Pipeline is built, this movement is a victory
In his first few weeks in office Donald Trump has shown us that he intends to fulfill every single horrifying promise that he made on the campaign trail. During his first week in office, he signed an executive order to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, both projects that have faced years of […]Written by Juliana Britto Schwartz · February 14, 2017 8:44 pm