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Advocacy Issues
The Economy
Reducing Gun Violence
The ACA & NH Healthcare
Vote New Hampshire
Advocating for Women
Immigration
Climate Change
Income Equality
Campaign Finance Reform
Community Organizing
Advocacy Tools
Advocacy Disclaimer


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Issues: The Economy . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — A Better Bargain: Organizing for Action’s ‘A Better Bargain’ Issues page. OFA is fighting for a better bargain for the middle class. Learn how, here.

Issues: Reducing Gun Violence . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — Reduce Gun Violence: Organizing for Action’s ‘Reduce Gun Violence’ page. Most gun owners use their guns legally and responsibly, and the President strongly believes in an individual right to bear arms, but we need to take action to better protect our children and communities from tragic mass shootings like the one in Newtown, Connecticut.

Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence: The Brady Campaign ‘Take Action’ page.

Americans for Responsible Solutions: Americans for Responsible Solutions Home page. Organized by Gabby Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly, their organization encourages elected officials to stand up for solutions to prevent gun violence and protect responsible gun ownership by communicating directly with the constituents that elect them.

Veterans for Responsible Solutions: Veterans for Responsible Solutions – ‘Join’ page. Veterans for Responsible Solutions is a national constituency of retired flag officers, retired senior officers and former enlisted members of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America: Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America Home page. Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America was created to demand action from legislators, state and federal; companies; and educational institutions to establish common-sense gun reforms. They’re are a non-partisan grassroots movement of American mothers demanding new and stronger solutions to lax gun laws, loopholes and policies that jeopardize the safety of our children and families.

Issues: The ACA and NH Healthcare . . .

Covering New Hampshire: Covering New Hampshire — Your Gateway to the Health Insurance Marketplace. Covering New Hampshire is the official, free resource for Granite Staters to learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace and the new, affordable health insurance plans that are now available to you.

NH Voices for Health: NH Voices for Health home page. NH Voices for Health brings together health care advocates, consumers, and policy makers working to increase access to affordable, quality health care for NH residents.

Issues: Vote New Hampshire . . .

New Hampshire Voting Data from Miscellany Blue: An excellent resource for candidates, organizers and voters, alike.

The NH Votes Election Law Training Portal: ‘NHVotes’ training materials and resources–‘Guests’ access.

Issues: Advocating for Women . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — Women’s Issues: Organizing for Action — ‘Stand With Women’ page. OFA stands for Women’s Health, Women’s Economic Security and Women’s Leadership. Learn how, here.

Issues: Immigration . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — Immigration: Organizing for Action’s ‘Immigration’ Issues page. We need to fix America’s broken immigration system, to grow our economy and give undocumented youth and their families the chance to earn their citizenship. Learn how, here.

Issues: Climate Change . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — Climate Change: Organizing for Action’s ‘Climate Change’ Issues page. President Obama said if Congress won’t act on the issue, “I will.” Say you will support President Obama’s plan and take action in your own community now.

Issues: Income Equality . . .

Organizing for Action (OFA) — A Better Bargain: Organizing for Action’s ‘A Better Bargain’ Issues page. OFA is fighting for a better bargain for the middle class. Learn how, here.

Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter: Nashua Soup Kitchen & Shelter Advocacy page. Another important–and local–way to bring the concerns of some of the people in Nashua who don’t get heard in most networks to a broader audience.

The National Policy and Advocacy Council on Homelessness: The National Policy and Advocacy Council on Homelessness site. A national grassroots organization whose primary concern is to ensure that national homelessness policy accurately reflects the needs of local communities.

New Hampshire Kids Count: New Hampshire Kids Count Home Page. New Hampshire Kids Count is dedicated to improving the lives of all children by advocating for public initiatives that make a real difference.

The Coalition on Human Needs (CHN): Coalition on Human Needs. The Coalition on Human Needs (CHN) is an alliance of national organizations working together to promote public policies which address the needs of low-income and other vulnerable populations. The Coalition’s members include civil rights, religious, labor and professional organizations and those concerned with the well being of children, women, the elderly and people with disabilities.

The Greater Nashua Continuum of Care Project: Greater Nashua Continuum of Care Home Page. The Nashua Continuum of Care’s mission is to foster and promote comprehensive housing and community resources for homeless persons/families; identify and address service gaps and risk factors in the community; and prioritize unmet service needs for homeless individuals/families.

MIT’s Living Wage Calculator: MIT’s Living Wage Calculator–NH. MIT’s Living Wage Calculation for Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire.

Issues: Campaign Finance Reform . . .

NOW with Bill Moyers. Campaign Finance Reform for Educators | PBS: NOW with Bill Moyers. Campaign Finance Reform for Educators–from PBS Resources page. A site full of resources for Educators and 9th to 12th Grade Students provided as a ‘lesson plan’ for instruction in the history of, and efforts to reform, Campaign Finance legislation and enforcement.

Issues: Community Organizing . . .

Official Roberts Rules of Order — 11th Edition: Official Roberts Rules of Order — 11th Edition Home page. The Official Roberts Rules of Order site publishes the latest update changes as well as Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and official interpretations of its rules, Parliamentary Procedures and previous rulings.

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Advocacy Tools . . .

Document Editing, Creation and Productivity Tools:

Apache Open Office for the Mac platform. Apache Open Office for the Mac platform currently supports Apple MacOS X version 10.4 (Tiger) – 10.9 (Mavericks). Apache Open Office is a free suite of document composition and productivity tools that emulate–and are fully compatible with–the Microsoft Office Productivity Suite of document creation tools.

Apache Open Office for the Windows platform. Apache Open Office for the Windows platform currently supports Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. Apache Open Office is a free suite of document composition and productivity tools that emulate–and are fully compatible with–the Microsoft Office Productivity Suite of document creation tools. (NOTE: OpenOffice may work on Windows 2000 in 32-bit mode, but Apache neither tests nor recommends it.)

Adobe® Reader® software for various platforms. Adobe® Reader® software is the free global standard for reliably viewing, printing, and commenting on PDF documents. It’s the only PDF file viewer that can open and interact with all types of PDF content, including forms and multimedia. (NOTE: Open Office Draw–a component of the Open Office Suite(s) cited above–can also create, save and edit Portable Document Format [.pdf] documents.)


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