• The EPA is about to change the game on climate change

    Limits on carbon pollution for new power plants will have a huge impact.

    Did you know that here in the United States, we have absolutely no limits on how much carbon pollution can be emitted by power plants, even though they are the single largest source of carbon pollution? That's about to change. read more »
    Climate Environment
  • Submit art, inspire action

    Dedicate your artistic talents to fix our broken immigration system.

    Art has always played an important role in social change. Movements are built around unifying symbols and creative calls to action. No matter what skill you have to offer, put it to use to help pass comprehensive immigration reform.

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    Immigration
  • ENDA heads to the House

    We just got one big step closer to another victory for equality.

    The Senate has passed the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, a bill that would ensure that no one can be legally discriminated against in the workplace just because of who you are or who you love. It's time for the House to do the same. read more »
    Equal Rights ENDA
  • Gov. Patrick: Obamacare works

    People are listening, so let's talk about how the Affordable Care Act will benefit Americans.

    On Monday, I attended the OFA Obamacare Summit where I was able to share my thoughts on how health reform is benefiting Americans nationwide—and what we can learn from Massachusetts, where thousands of people have had their lives saved because of access to quality care.

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    Health Care
  • Get talking about Obamacare

    Talk more than turkey with your loved ones this holiday season.

    Is there someone in your life—a friend, son, daughter, girlfriend, boyfriend, nephew, niece—who needs to know more about health insurance? 'Tis the season to get talking.

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    Health Care
  • A preview of the OFA Obamacare Summit

    President Obama joins OFA and other progressive organizations to talk about the Affordable Care Act.

    OFA's Obamacare Summit kicks off today, and partner organizations are excited about making the law a success.

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    Health Care
  • President Obama: "Providing people with health care—that should be a no-brainer”

    Speaking in Massachusetts, President Obama made it clear that no one is losing access to health insurance.

    Like Obamacare, Massachusetts health reform law had its hiccups upon implementation. There were technical issues. There was a slow start to enrollment. In fact, only 123 people signed up in the first month. But the kinks were eventually smoothed out, and today there is nearly universal coverage in Massachusetts—and the vast majority of Bay Staters are happy with their insurance plans.
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    Health Care
  • Texas court takes important step to protect women's rights

    A federal judge has struck down part of a Texas law restricting women's access to reproductive health care.

    On Monday a federal judge in Texas struck down parts of a restrictive Texas law—the same law that state senator Wendy Davis filibustered against for more than 11 hours in an attempt to stop its passage. But the court ruling was only one step in the right direction. read more »
    Women's Voices
  • Hawaii's chance for equality

    It's an exciting time in Hawaii, and OFA supporters are part of the movement to bring the freedom to marry to their state.

    The Hawaii state legislature has convened a special session to consider bringing marriage equality to Hawaii. OFA Hawaii is on the ground to let their representatives know that the Aloha State deserves equality. read more »
    Equal Rights Marriage Equality
  • Truth Team: How Obamacare is helping young people

    Nearly 90% of young adults may receive some financial assistance thanks to the law.

    There are 17 million uninsured young Americans who now have the opportunity to get affordable health insurance thanks to Obamacare. Almost 90% of those youngpeople could get some form of financial assistance for getting covered.

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    Health Care