Author: digby

Let’s pull on Beto’s bootstraps

Beto O’Rourke has proven to be a leader of the future, a progressive with a skilled way of preaching beyond the choir. We support him, but hope you’ll dig deep to help the down-ticket TX progressives who could really use some extra cash today.

Lying Frat Boy McDrunkface Confirmed. Now What?

Blue America slate of progressive female fighters aren’t just willing to go to battle on behalf of the vulnerable and the powerless, they are chomping at the bit to stare down these phony macho bullies once and for all. We need to have their backs.

Can A Progressive Win Over An R+11 District? Ammar Is A Special Case

Usually not worth the effort to try to flip an R+11 seat, but #CA50 has a criminal incumbent that's just been indicted and recent polling has this race even. We CAN do this!

Time For Some Real Talk

Even those of us who believe we should find a way to end the American imperial project cannot believe it is a good idea for it to end in chaos at the hands of a torture-loving nationalist who believes that any perceived "disrespect" demands military action.

Must See TV From Alan Grayson. Wonderful News!

Blue America is thrilled that Alan Grayson announced he's running for the open Senate seat in FL. Watch his powerful campaign video and help us get him elected.

Blue America Endorses Russ Feingold

Russ Feingold was a great Senator and we know he will be a great Senator again. Blue America is proud to endorse him . We hope you’ll join us and give what you can to help put this man of conscience and integrity back in the Senate where he belongs.

Donna’s IN. We All Need To Help Her Win!

We need Donna Edwards in the US Senate. This is a big one. Please give what you can: https://secure.actblue.com/page/electdonna

No Better Candidate– Draft Donna Edwards for Barb’s Senate Seat

Donna has proven to be a stalwart progressive in the House with a perfect record on the issues. It would be a sad day indeed to see Barbara Mikulski's seat go to anyone less worthy. 

We Cannot Afford to Lose Jeff Merkley

Senator Jeff Merkley is running a money bomb today and Blue America has promised to help out.  If you can give something to support a real progressive who thinks independently and stands up for our principles even when it's hard, today is the day to do it. 

The unprincipled insiders did it again

Shenna Bellows, probably the one person most responsible for bringing Equal Marriage to Maine was ignored by the Human Rights Campaign this week when they laughably endorsed Republican "bucket of lukewarm water," Senator Susan Collins. The left was outraged but, who is going to do something about it? We hope you.

Deep Blue District Finally Gets Candidate it Deserves

Eloise Reyes will commit to preserving the very best of the American promise. She knows how valuable it is. She's lived it. Blue America is proud to endorse her for the congressional seat in California's 31st district and we hope you'll join us by donating what you can to her campaign.

Meet Barbara Buono, Chris Christie’s Worst Nightmare

Meet Barbara Buono, Chris Christie's Worst Nightmare

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