Past Actions

Was it the Koch Brothers or my Cokehead brother?

Watch our hilarious, unforgettable new ad to fight PROP 32! Then, help us put it on TV in California.

Make Sacramento take a step toward ending the War on Drugs

UPDATE: Senate Bill 1506 failed to pass out of the Senate in May of 2012. We will continue to work toward these common sense reforms. Senate Bill 1506 would revise the law to treat the possession of drugs for personal use as a misdemeanor, rather than as a felony.

Tell Sacramento to Pass Election Day Voter Registration!

UPDATE: We won! On September 24, 2012, Gov. Brown signed AB 1436 into law.

Fight for Farmworkers (VIDEO)

UPDATE: Jerry Brown won the primary and the race for California governor, but he hasn't lived up to our expectations on farmworker issues. Sign on and we'll keep you updated on our labor fights.

Are companies like Chevron paying their fair share to California?

UPDATE: Corporate lobbyists defeated our common sense bill in August of 2012, but we'll be back. Sign the petition and we'll keep you posted.

Keep us fighting corporate lobbyists and holding Sacramento accountable!

Courage Campaign just finished its most effective year fighting for progressive legislation in Sacramento, but this is only the beginning of we can accomplish by raising our voices together. Become a recurring monthly donor to ensure we can expand our aggressive people-powered fights for transparency and accountability.

The TV Ad that Could Pass Prop. 30 (VIDEO)

UPDATE: We won! In November 2012, Prop. 30 passed with 55% of the vote. The ad was played in the Los Angeles market prior to the election and helped lead to Prop. 30's passage.

Check out the 2012 California Progressive Voter Guide

Are you ready to vote on all 11 (eleven!) propositions on California's November 2012 ballot? Check out our Progressive Voter Guide and learn what California's most trusted progressive organizations think about each one.

How Much Does Kim Kardashian Pay in Taxes? (VIDEO)

The Millionaires Tax campaign is over. After mobilizing massive grassroots support for the initiative, we convinced Gov. Brown to combine his proposed initiative with ours creating Proposition 30, which passed with 55% of the vote in November 2012!

Do You Want Millionaires to Pay their Fair Share in California?

The Millionaires Tax campaign is over. After mobilizing massive grassroots support for the initiative, we convinced Gov. Brown to combine his proposed initiative with ours creating Proposition 30, which passed with 55% of the vote in November 2012!

Exposed: Asm. Felipe Fuentes and Legalized Bribery (VIDEO)

Watch the video and see how Assemblymember Felipe Fuentes (D-Los Angeles) treats bank lobbyists in comparison to his constituents.

Join Kamala Harris and Co-Sponsor the Homeowners Bill of Rights!

California's Attorney General, Kamala Harris, announced a new package of bills dubbed the Homeowners Bill of Rights, a powerful step toward ending the mortgage nightmare the Big Bank's have inflicted on California's homeowners.

Join us in thanking Attorney General Kamala Harris!

Yesterday, Attorney General Kamala Harris announced that she would NOT agree to the current settlement deal with the Big Banks since it is "inadequate for California." She refused to join the settlement -- despite monumental pressure from the Big Banks, as well as the Obama Administration. Kamala Harris is a hero -- the spirit of courage -- fighting for right even if the establishment and conventional wisdom are against her.

Demand a fair bank settlement

UPDATE: AG Harris eventually signed onto a massively revised national settlement deal in January of 2012. Thanks to AG Harris the deal guaranteed $18 billion for California, a massive improvement over what had been initially proposed.

Call for Equality in Washington!

If you have a computer and a phone, you can help same-sex couples in Washington win the respect, dignity and rights all loving couples deserve.

Take action: Call Gov. Brown and ask him to help end sexual orientation change "therapy" for minors

Courage Campaign members helped get SB 1172 onto Gov. Brown's desk, which would prevent mental health professionals in California from practicing sexual orientation change "therapy" on LGBT youth in California. Take a minute to call Gov. Brown: ask him to do the right thing and sign SB 1172 promptly!