Take Action

Contact legislators

Share your support and experiences with your legislators (find your legislators)

Promote the Women’s Economic Security Agenda through Social Media and/or E-mail

“Like” and share our Facebook page and status reports

— Tweet #mnwesa

Identify people (including yourself) to share stories about women’s economic security and send ideas to dfitzpatrick@umn.edu

Write a letter to the editor, an op-ed or blog post


Mobilize your networks — members, friends and family

Join the Coalition!

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Name of authorized representative: (if applicable)

Address of organization or individual:
(no solicitations, we promise, this helps us to show your support to your legislators)

City: State: ZIP:

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Phone: (required)

Indicate which pieces of the package you support and/or those for which you are willing to testify

Ensure affordable, accessible childcare for all Minnesota families (support the Kids Can’t Wait campaign)
 Support Testimony

Ensure that all workers are able to earn paid sick and safe leave (support Minnesota Benefits campaign)
 Support Testimony

Provide partial wage replacement for men and women caring for a new child or a seriously ill family member through a Minnesota Family Leave Insurance program
 Support Testimony

Support “schedules that work” for more Minnesota families
 Support Testimony

Place and retain more women (who are increasingly the primary breadwinner for their family) in non-traditional, high-wage jobs
 Support Testimony

Commitment: checking this box is verification that I or the organization has authorized the public use of my name on the coalition website and in conjunction with coalition materials. While no organization or individual is likely to take a stand on all of the bills in the Women’s Economic Security Act, coalition members agree they will not actively work in opposition to any of these bills.  Yes!