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  • Thanks for Banning the Box

    Thanks for Banning the Box

    Published in the Martinsville Bulletin. To the editor: On Friday, Jan. 19, the Virginia Senate passed a bill that gives more people a fair shot at public employment. Senate Bill 25 ...

  • About the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter

    About the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter

    In early 2012, the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter grew out of opposition to the voter suppression bills in the General Assembly. After celebrating the defeats of the worst of th ...

  • Faith Leaders Join Us to Call for Medicaid Expansion

    Faith Leaders Join Us to Call for Medicaid Expansion

    Virginia Organizing and the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (VICPP) would like to invite you to join us in calling for the General Assembly to expand Medicaid. Startin ...

  • Medicaid Expansion in the News

    Medicaid Expansion in the News

    Dear friends, Last week Virginia Organizing and the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (VICPP) held nine news conferences around the state, with faith leaders, members of ...

Thanks for Banning the Box

Thanks for Banning the Box

Published in the Martinsville Bulletin. To the editor: On Friday, Jan. 19, the Virginia Senate passed a bill that gives more people a fair shot at public employment. Senate Bill 2 ...

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About the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter

About the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter

In early 2012, the Martinsville/Henry County Chapter grew out of opposition to the voter suppression bills in the General Assembly. After celebrating the defeats of the worst of t ...

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Faith Leaders Join Us to Call for Medicaid Expansion

Faith Leaders Join Us to Call for Medicaid Expansion

Virginia Organizing and the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (VICPP) would like to invite you to join us in calling for the General Assembly to expand Medicaid. Starti ...

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Medicaid Expansion in the News

Medicaid Expansion in the News

Dear friends, Last week Virginia Organizing and the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (VICPP) held nine news conferences around the state, with faith leaders, members o ...

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Virginia Organizing and VICPP Hold Eleven Media Conferences to Call for Medicaid Expansion

Virginia Organizing and VICPP Hold Eleven Media Conferences to Call for Medicaid Expansion

What: Eleven Media Conferences around Virginia calling for legislators to expand Medicaid, presented by Virginia Organizing and the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy Wh ...

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Virginia Organizing to Celebrate National Voter Registration Day in Martinsville

Virginia Organizing to Celebrate National Voter Registration Day in Martinsville

What: Voter registration drives to celebrate National Voter Registration Day When: Tuesday, September 26 at 11:30 a.m. (PHCC) and 5 p.m. (YMCA) Where: Patrick Henry Community Coll ...

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Powerful Experience at Grassroots Gathering 2017

Powerful Experience at Grassroots Gathering 2017

We had a full house at this year's Grassroots Gathering. Leaders and supporters from all parts of Virginia came together to make change for the better in our state. Members of aff ...

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Become a voter: REGISTER TODAY!

Become a voter: REGISTER TODAY!

At the Grassroots Gathering, we heard from returning citizens about restoration of rights, learned how to register new voters, and even saw someone register to vote for the first ...

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Cuts to ACA protested

Cuts to ACA protested

Published by Chatham Star-Tribune. The Danville Chapter of Virginia Organizing held a public demonstration against proposed cuts to the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid on Saturda ...

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Danville Chapter: “Our Lives On The Line”

Danville Chapter: “Our Lives On The Line”

At Virginia Organizing, we're still fighting to protect Medicaid and strengthen the Affordable Care Act. On July 29 in Danville, community leaders came together to let Rep. Tom Ga ...

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