Sonoma County Move to Amend

Date Established: 

September 2011 (Re-established March 2019)

The local Move to Amend affiliate for Sonoma County, California.

For information on getting involved, contact:

Jan Weiner
949-422-9897
sonoma [at] movetoamend.org

Announcements

Incarcerated Women Are Fighting on the Front Lines of California's Wildfires for $1 an Hour

October 11, 2017

Other inmates are not at all pleased by the wages, particularly considering the incredible hazards of the job. La’Sonya Edwards, an inmate who fights fires in southern California, told the New York Times in August that she makes around $500 per year in camp, plus an extra few hundred for working on the fire line. The salary of a full time civilian fighter starts at around $40,000.

The Overturn Citizens United Act is back in the CA Legislature - We Need Your Help!

March 11, 2016

Here we go again!

SB 1272, The Overturn Citizens United Act, which says the corporations aren't people and money isn't speech, is now SB 254. Californians determined to have our voices heard need to rise up again to insist that our legislators act to Let The People Vote.

Please bear with us to read the entirety of this message as it will outline key aspects of our growing coalition's strategy going forward.

We're asking you to call your two legislators again today to ask them to sign on as a co-author to SB 254, The Overturn Citizens United Act.

Press Coverage

Sociology Club hosts speaker David Cobb

April 13, 2014

David Cobb, a national spokesperson for “Move to Amend,” will be speaking tonight at 7 p.m. in an event hosted by Sonoma State University’s Sociology Club, the Media Freedom Foundation and Project Censored. It will take place in the Student Union, Ballroom D, and the doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Students admission is free, but donations of $5 to $10 will be accepted.