Mitch McConnell quotes CREDO’s Heidi Hess on the Senate floor

It’s not often you get quoted on the Senate floor – but that’s what happened last week. Last Thursday, an angry and defiant Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell went to the Senate floor to rail on our quickly… Read More

CREDO’s 2018 Voter Registration Dates Guide

CREDO’s 2018 Voter Registration Dates Guide: Find your voting registration, absentee, and early vote dates state-by-state Voting is a privilege. An honor. And, most importantly, our duty. The 2018 midterm elections will be one of the most consequential… Read More

Furious. Grateful. Committed. Voting.

Furious. Grateful. Committed. That’s how we’re feeling here at CREDO as the Senate gives Brett Kavanaugh a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court. We’re furious at the misogyny and white supremacy that put a liar and accused sexual… Read More

CREDO victories and activism in September and October

One month ago, no one thought it was possible to stop Brett Kavanaugh from being confirmed to the Supreme Court. In fact, the experts and pundits all thought he would be confirmed by now. But they weren’t counting… Read More

Victory: California enacts meaningful net neutrality protections

Huge grassroots victory! Thanks to hundreds of thousands of activists, including thousands of CREDO members who would not give up the fight against all odds, Californians will have real, meaningful net neutrality protections. Californians won out against one… Read More

CREDO is rising up for climate, jobs and justice every day

Thanks in part to CREDO members and thousands of activists across the world who joined us and our allies on Sept. 8, the Rise for Climate, Jobs and Justice marches were a big success. More than 250,000 people… Read More

New video: Gov. Jay Inslee visits CREDO headquarters

On Sept. 14, we were honored to host Washington state’s progressive leader, Gov. Jay Inslee, for a special conversation at CREDO headquarters to discuss his work combating climate change, resisting Trump at the state level and key governors’… Read More

Making our elections work for everyone: How to protect the vote this November and every election

The 2018 midterm election is one of the most important midterms in decades. It’s the first since the presidency was decided by just 80,000 votes. And it’s the first midterm election since voter turnout scraped by at the… Read More

What it was like to be arrested at the Kavanaugh hearings for standing up for our beliefs and for CREDO’s values

“This is an attack on women’s rights and an attack on democracy. Shut this hearing down now!” “Americans are scared. That’s why we’re here. We cannot go back.” That’s what we shouted when we stood up inside the… Read More

Why CREDO is fighting for a just and fair transition

Why CREDO is fighting for a just and fair transition As we push for a world powered by 100% renewable energy sources, where fossil fuels remain in the ground and we fight to slow the devastating effects of… Read More