Advocacy Group list

BILL NAME
ORGANIZATION (S)
WEB SITES
 
A Living Wage, Jobs for All Act
Campaign Against Poverty – Barbara Arms
Afterschool Programs
Afterschool Alliance
http://www.afterschoolalliance.org/
Amend Elementary and Secondary Education Act – a legislative proposal to hire 100,000 new teachers over seven years to reduce class sizes
?? No lead group, but National Education Association and American Federation of Teachers are interested
http://www.nea.org/    http://www.aft.org
America’s Better Classroom Act
?? No lead group, but National Education Association and American Federation of Teachers are interested
http://www.nea.org/    http://www.aft.org
Andrew Carnegie Public Libraries Act
American Library Association, other library advocacy groups
http://www.ala.org/
Apollo Project (Renewable Energy)
The Apollo Alliance
http://www.bluegreenalliance.org/apollo
    legislation
  - currently focused mostly on state
  - proposal, no bill
Bringing America Home Act
National Coalition for the Homeless
http://www.nationalhomeless.org/
Brownfields Redevelopment Action Grants
U.S. Conference of Mayors, environmental advocacy groups
http://usmayors.org/81stAnnualMeeting/
Child Care Development Block Grant – proposal to increase
Expand and Rebuild America’s Schools Act
?? No lead group, but National Education Association and American Federation of Teachers are interested
Fair Wage, Competition, and Investment Act of 2005
??  Ask Debbie Stabenow
Increase funding for Youth Conservation Corps
??  Not sure about lead groups, National Youth Employment Coalition
http://www.nyec.org/
Increase funding for YouthBuild
YouthBuild USA, National Conference of Mayors, National Youth Employment Coalition
https://youthbuild.org/    http://usmayors.org/81stAnnualMeeting/
http://www.nyec.org/
Infrastructure Trust Fund (Rohatyn - CSIS)
Center for Strategic and International Studies
http://csis.org/testimony/felix-rohatyn-infrastructure-investment-bank/
National Affordable Housing Trust Fund
National Housing Trust Fund Campaign, National Low-Income Housing Coalition
http://nlihc.org  endorsed by over 5,000 organizations
Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure Act
??
https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3400/text