On Friday, February 23 join the First Female President and the Center for Artistic Activism for a conversation exploring power, failure, and the rewards and challenges of being a first-time politician.
The National Park Service has launched a bold new poster series showing what our national parks will look like in 2050 if we fail to act against climate change. Drawing upon the classic National Parks posters, this new series by artist Hannah Rothstein shows how climate change will affect seven of America’s most beloved landscapes.Read More
The first female President of the U.S. thinks it's about time that the Department of the Interior saw its first poet as Secretary. Poets have long served this country with their powers of careful observation and intrinsic motivation to understand and convey the complexities of life. It is a testament to McCarthy’s vision for our country, that we will for the first time be able to turn poetry into policy.Read More
On Friday, March 17, 2017, the Congressional Committee on Appropriations for Awesome announced their resolution on discretionary spending by the Executive Branch, awarding $750 to be made available immediately. Read the full text of the resolution here, and find out more about the Committee's support and other endeavors here.
San Francisco, CA — On this, her sixth day in office, President McCarthy signed a series of Executive Orders and Presidential Memoranda in keeping with her promises to expand pathways to citizenship and to honor the United State’s role as a refuge in times of crisis. These Executive Orders require the country to take in up to 200,000 refugees annually, doubling the previous cap. Additional orders direct the government to revisit the DREAM Act and expand citizenship pathways for undocumented immigrants.Read More
President McCarthy takes action to honor Native land, preserve clean water
San Francisco, CA — President McCarthy today signed a series of Executive Orders and Presidential Memoranda in keeping with her promises to honor tribal treaty rights and to guarantee the government provides clean drinking water to all denizens of the United States of America. These Executive Orders permanently halt the construction of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL Pipelines.Read More
In honor of the election of the country's first female President, join hundreds of thousands of women marching in celebration. Join the President for the historic event in Washington, DC, or participate in your town. Additionally, those living with disabilities that prevent them from showing up in person invited to participate in the Digital March.