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      Report Back Session from the Poor People's Moral Action Congress Poor People's Campaign in Sacramento


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      July 30, 2019

      Tuesday   6:00 PM

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      Report Back Session from the Poor People's Moral Action Congress Poor People's Campaign

      The Sacramento Poor People’s Campaign will host a Report Back Session with highlights of the three-day Poor People's Moral Action Congress which included workshops, plenary sessions, a hearing before the House Budget Committee. The ten presidential candidates attended: former Vice President Joe Biden; Sens. Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Michael Bennet; former HUD Secretary Julián Castro; Rep. Eric Swalwell; Marianne Williamson and Andrew Yang.  The Report Back Session will feature presentations by members of the Sacramento Poor People’s Campaign’s Delegation – sharing their beautiful photos, their amazing short stories and informational documents/materials. The current iteration of the Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival was created to tackle core issues including systemic racism, economic inequality, militarism, ecological devastation and Christian nationalism. It was founded by Rev. Dr. William Barber II and Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis. Sac PPC's 10-member Delegation  Brother Kevin Carter,               League of Revolutionaries Bobbie Ramsey-Clark,              Sacramento Homeless Organizing Committee David Carney,                          Sacramento Urban League Cathleen Williams,                  Sacramento Homeless Organizing Committee Crystal Rose Sanchez,             Reckless Charity Entertainment Inc. Robert Coplin,                           Sacramento Tenants Union Mario Galvan,                           Zapatista Solidarity Coalition Ruth Ibarra,                              NorCal Resist/Coalition of Labor Union Women,  CA Capital Chapter  Mark Merin,                             Sacramento Homeless Organizing Committee Faye Wilson-Kennedy,             Sacramento Area Black Caucus and Black Parallel School Board  Important Documents and Information Poor People’s Campaign ‘s Moral Budget - Read the full Budget here: https://www.poorpeoplescampaign.org/budget/?fbclid=IwAR1F1gFoO4NH-k2ulNeok97kyi1YBZew3cg0WqjjT8cCahaDlqPJkydDm4I Explaining the 140 Million: Breaking Down the Numbers Behind the Moral Budget, https://kairoscenter.org/explaining-the-140-million/?fbclid=IwAR2mw2CUPR7IcfQsV_d7CpUm8_BoPmMiChJ6vIOW7Jtlgr5jAD7EQAf9Vco WATCH: Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis confronts the House Budget Committee during our hearing on Poverty in America on Capitol Hill., https://kairoscenter.org/liz-theoharis-house-budget-committee/?fbclid=IwAR2zAKLSNnSE-EFIx7lXf98AQkk4mYIosGBfp_I4HH0pAYNs-Jy5W5waStQ

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