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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.

Top goals

  • Quality heath care for all
  • Quality public education
  • A cleaner environment
  • Expand human rights and opportunities

See Transportation Challenges Forum.

River Valley Action
Monthly Gathering
River Valley Action
Thursday, April 10, 2014
6:30-8:30 PM 
Washington County Government Center
South Wing
14949 62nd St North, Stillwater, MN
 

Time for a Progress Report and Planned Actions;
Session must end before May 20th

Agenda:
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:

  • Bonding
  • Environment
  • Minimum Wage
  • Transportation

4. Plan legislative action and other activities

  • Take 5 Challenge

          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

Upcoming Events:
Raise the Wage Campaign Press Conference
Tuesday, April 8th | 10:15 a.m.
Room 125, Minnesota State Capita

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.