River Valley Action is a non-partisan, progressive, political organization that, through education, observation, and action, keeps our members and neighbors informed on state issues impacting residents of Washington County.
- Quality heath care for all
- Quality public education
- A cleaner environment
- Expand human rights and opportunities
See Transportation Challenges Forum.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Washington County Government Center
14949 62nd St North, Stillwater, MN
Time for a Progress Report and Planned Actions;
Session must end before May 20th
1. Welcome and Introductions
2. Debrief on our Pains Trains and Automobiles February forum
3. Provide a status update of key progressive issues at the Legislature:
- Minimum Wage
4. Plan legislative action and other activities
a) Write 5 Letters to Key Legislative Leaders
b) Recruit 5 Friends to Write Letters, Too!
c) Recruit 5 Friends to Join the Supporter List
d) Recruit 5 New Organizations to Join Move MN
e) Take 5 Pictures of Transportation Priorities
Raise the Wage Campaign Press Conference
Tuesday, April 8th | 10:15 a.m.
Room 125, Minnesota State Capital
Women legislators, advocates, workers renew call for indexing minimum wage. The longer the minimum wage debate drags on, the longer low-income families struggle. That’s why a group of women lawmakers, policy leaders, and advocates are renewing their call for lawmakers to find a compromise that ensures the minimum wage keeps pace with the cost of living.