What bills were introduced? Did they make it committee, sub-committee, House, Senate, Governor, law?
The gap between the rich and the poor is growing. MotherBoard supports these organizations, working for stronger wage and workplace laws, as well as corporate accountability.
Virginia Poverty Law Center - Established in 1978 to advocate on behalf of low-income Virginians on poverty issues of statewide importance, VPLC is the only statewide organization providing training to local Legal Aid program staff, private bar attorneys, and low-income clients, relating exclusively to the legal rights of Virginia’s poor.
The American Federation of Teachers is a union of professionals that champions fairness; democracy; economic opportunity; and high-quality public education, healthcare and public services for our students, their families and our communities. We are committed to advancing these principles through community engagement, organizing, collective bargaining and political activism, and especially through the work our members do.