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Statement on Nuclear Ban Treaty Vote

For Immediate Release: July 7, 2017 PEACE ACTION: U.N. Action on Nuclear Weapons Fundamentally Reframes Global Nuclear Weapons Debate Washington, D.C. — July 7, 2017 — In response to the announcement that the U.N. voted to adopt a treaty that calls for the total elimination nuclear weapons, Jon […]

2016 Election Volunteer Opportunities

Last summer, the House of Representatives voted on a bill to stop the transfer of civilian-killing cluster munitions to Saudi Arabia. That bill failed by only seven votes. Electing more pro-peace candidates to Congress can make the difference in passing critical legislation like this. More importantly, some of […]

Largest Peace Organization Endorses Carol Shea-Porter in New Hampshire’s Competitive 1st District

Washington, DC — September 29, 2016 — Peace Action, the nation’s largest peace organization, endorsed Carol Shea-Porter (D-NH-1) for the House of Representatives in Maine’s 1st district.  According to the respected Cook Political Report, the race could be close and is currently rated “Lean Democratic.” “For six decades […]