Author: Howie Klein

Special Contest To Celebrate Nancy Ohanian’s Best Editorial Cartoonist Of 2020 Award

Every year-- since the 1930s-- the Society of Professional Journalists celebrates excellence in its profession by handing out Sigma Delta Chi awards recognizing the year's outst...

East Bay Endorsement Alert: Janani Ramachandran

Ramachandran, endorsed today by Blue America-- you can contribute to her campaign by clicking on the state legislative thermometer on the right-- was also endorsed by the San J...

Senate Endorsement Alert: Wisconsin!

Last week Chris Larson, the most progressive state Senator in Wisconsin, the most gerrymandered state in the nation, announced his campaign against the worst sitting U.S. Sena...

Ohio Endorsement Alert: Nina Turner

And when have you ever heard me use the word "great" to describe a candidate we're endorsing? Nina really is. You want to see a more functional progressive movement inside Congr...

California Endorsement Alert: Delano Mayor Bryan Osorio For Congress

California's 21st congressional district is entirely in the San Joaquin Valley and one of the most productive agricultural districts in America. About 75% of the residents are L...

The Republican Party Is Targeting Marie Newman

A few days ago, the NRCC announced ten new targets they're working on flipping. Most of the seats are held by a pack of conservative New Dems and Blue Dogs from the Republican w...

Meet Jessica Mason– She’s What Congress Should Be Like Going Into The 21st Century

The Dallas progressive activist is taking on a Democratic incumbent long overdue for retirement, too comfy corporate shill, Eddie Bernice Johnson. I implore you-- I beg you-- to...

New Endorsement Alert: Charles Thompson, TX-18

$15 an hour should be the floor, not the ceiling. 

I am prepared to fight for true equity for the 18th district so future generations are provided with the same opportunitie...

Endorsement Alert: Lucas Kunce, A Crusader Against Corporate Consolidation

About a month ago, our old friend from Iowa, J.D. Scholten, introduced me to a Missouri candidate for U.S. Senate. Lucas Kunce. He may well be the candidate who runs agains...

The End Of Marco Rubio? Help Draft Alan Grayson

When we started Blue America back in 2005, there weren't many groups raising netroots campaign funds. Now there are dozens and dozens and, alas… some are scammers. You will ne...

Time To Trade Steny Hoyer In– Meet McKayla Wilkes

McKayla Wilkes was a great candidate in 2020 and she's better now.

Basically, her courageous race against Steny Hoyer was an opportunity to introduce herself to the res...

Erica Smith’s Progressive Campaign To Win Back A North Carolina Senate Seat

esterday, state Sen. Erica Smith launched her campaign for the open North Carolina U.S. Senate seat. She told me that while she was on stage., she "felt an energy I have no...

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