Week of June 1: Tell DeWine to get his priorities straight

We need Governor DeWine to get his priorities straight to help Ohioans deal with the economic fallout from Coronavirus. Instead of focusing on the coming wave of evictions, foreclosures and utility shut offs, Ohio's General Assembly prioritized taking away local municipal rights to ban single-use plastic bags. We're counting on Governor DeWine to veto the plastic bag bill, and get focused on the issues that matter to Ohioans. And we're counting on you to help us build the power we need to win statewide moratoriums on evictions, foreclosures and utility shut offs. 

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Week of May 18: CUFA Sewer Justice Town Hall: Unsafe Inside & Air Pollution Comments

Spring rains are here and that means thousands of us are stuck in homes that are making us sick from sewer backups. This is stressful any time, but this year isn't normal. A sewer backup now could now bring Coronavirus in our own homes! Help us lift the stories of our Sewer Justice Team and join in our push to get the City & County to fix their homes or get them out. 

The EPA is moving to relax air pollution rules! Sign onto Ohio Citizen Action's comments to tell them we need clean air, not a free pass for polluters. 

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Week of May 11: CUFA Coronavirus Platform & Help Stop Massive Cuts

Even while our cities and states struggle to deal with the burden of the economic fallout from the pandemic, Congress is considering massive funding cuts to programs that support critical programs. We can't let them do that. Last week, CUFA adopted a CUFA Coronavirus Response Platform to make sure people can stay in their homes and stay connected to utilities.  Join us to take action.

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Week of May 4: Housing, Sewers & the People's Bailout

As the impacts of the Coronavirus crisis unfold, it is more clear than ever: we need to use our resources to help those most in need. Right here in Hamilton County, that means keeping people in their homes and making sure those homes are safe. Join us in calling for action at the local and federal level to get what we need. 

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Week of April 27: CUFA Town Hall: Relief for bills

Are you or your loved ones worried about bills piling up because of the economic fallout of the Coronavirus pandemic? Join CUFA members for a Town Hall to to find out about programs to help you put a temporary hold on rent, mortgage and water bills.  Learn what you should do to sign up and how to stay in your home and keep the utilities on when the programs end.

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Week of April 20: For the People, not for Profits

On March 26, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist, announced the agency would not enforce basic air and water protections during the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. Polluters should not get a free pass to pollute, ever. And we know it will hurt most in marginalized communities. 

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Week of April 13: Tell CUFA what you need

With the spread of coronavirus and the economic fallout, the inequities in our healthcare, our economy and our environmental protection have been laid bare. Take a few minutes this week to tell CUFA what you, your family and your community are facing and give us your opinion on what issues matter most to you.

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Week of April 6: People's Bailout

Congress has taken unprecedented action, passing three bills with historic price tags, to address the economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis. But have they done enough to help ordinary people? 

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Week of March 30: Spread the word about Ohio's election

Now, more than ever, your vote needs to be counted.  Get the latest and help spread the word on Ohio's Primary.

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Week of March 23: Coronavirus relief, Census & Homes Guarantee

Use your time at home to make your voice heard.  Tell Congress we need People over Profits for Coronavirus relief. And while you're online, go ahead and fill out that Census! 

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