Press Releases

On this page you will find an archive of Courage California's official press releases. For any additional media inquiries please contact Unbendable Media at couragecampaign [at] unbendablemedia [dot] com.

TODAY: Protest At Rep. Gary Miller's Offices in CA Demands Votes to End Shutdown and Prevent Default

October 15, 2013
Tuesday, 15 October 2013 -- In California’s 31st district, MoveOn and Courage Campaign members from Rancho Cucamonga and the surrounding areas will join Claudia Strauss in urging Rep. Gary Miller to support an immediate vote to reopen the government and increase the debt limit.

Courage Campaign Blasts Gov. Brown For Vetoing Gun Safety Legislation

October 11, 2013
Friday, 11 October 2013 -- Statement by Paul Song, executive chairman of, in reaction to Governor Brown vetoing a series of gun safety measures proposed in the wake of the Sandy Hook and Santa Monica school shootings:

TONIGHT: Candlelight Vigil at State Capitol Urges Gov. Brown to Sign the LIFE Act, Enacting Common Sense Gun Safety Reforms in California

October 10, 2013
Thursday, 10 October 2013 -- On Thursday, October 10th at 6:30pm PT, activists and concerned citizens from around California will gather for a candlelight vigil urging Gov. Jerry Brown to sign the LIFE (Lifesaving Intelligent Firearms Enforcement) Act and expand common sense gun safety measures statewide. At the vigil, activists from, joined by PICO, Physicians for Social Responsibility, California Federation of Teachers, Bend the Arc: A Jewish Alliance for Justice, California Church Impact, Cleveland School Remembers, the Brady Campaign and other concerned Californians will read the names of the 1136 Californians’ that have died since the Newtown School Shooting to remind Gov. Brown how much California needs this set of legislation.

Courage Campaign Demands CA GOP Apologize for Racist, Sexist Anti-Hillary Clinton Buttons Sold at Republican Party Convention

October 7, 2013
Monday, 07 October 2013 -- The California-based progressive organization is slamming the California GOP, demanding an apology for selling racist, sexist and objectifying anti-Hillary Clinton buttons at the California Republican Party annual convention held over the weekend.

Courage Campaign Demands Members of Congress Not Get Paid During Government Shutdown

October 1, 2013
Tuesday, 01 October 2013 -- As the federal government shutdown begins to impact the United States, a new petition by the California-based is demanding that members of Congress not be paid during the crisis.

THURSDAY: Celebs Join Political & LGBT Leaders For 3rd Annual Spirit of Courage Awards at the Page M

September 25, 2013
Thursday, 26 September 2013 -- Emmy Award-Winning Actor Dan Bucatinsky to Present Awards And Mayor Garcetti To Speak At Annual Awards Sponsored by Tobey Maguire, Nancy Meyers, Norman and Lyn Lear, HBO, The David Geffen Foundation

Courage Campaign Reacts to the Latest Court Order on CA's Prison Deal

September 25, 2013
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 -- Courage Campaign Reacts to the Latest Court Order on CA's Prison Deal

VICTORY: Major Gun Violence Prevention Legislation Passes; Awaits Governor Brown's Signature

September 13, 2013
Thursday, 12 September 2013 --, Leading Group Pushing For the Legislative Package, Applauds Todays' Vote; Demands Governor Sign Lifesaving Legislation

Courage Campaign's Paul Song on California's Proposed Prison Deal

September 10, 2013
Monday, 09 September 2013 -- Courage Campaign reacts to California's proposed prison deal.

Courage Campaign on CA Senator Darrell Steinberg's Prison Plan:

August 30, 2013
Thursday, 29 August 2013 -- Courage Campaign on California State Senator Darrell Steinberg's Prison Plan:


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