Author: Howie Klein

Feel Like We Need A New Generation Of Congressional Leadership?

The House was back in session last week. There were 3 bills that were debated and voted on in particular that I want to mention this morning:

All three passed the House and w...

The Tampon Queen? Cristina Prefers “Period Princess”

Blue America has a page called California-- Not Blue Enough, which includes 13 congressional candidates; 3 incumbents and 10 challengers. State Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia is ...

We Are The Cavalry– Guest Post By Erica Smith

I’m-- a pro-choice pastor, educator, and former state senator running to protect a wide-open, swing seat in NC-01. And I’m facing the most anti-choice Democrat in North...

Reclaiming May Day #Solidarity2022

May Day has more than one meaning. The origin is an ancient festival marking the first day of summer in some cultures and a spring holiday in others. But in 1889 May Day was c...

How To Beat A Deceitful Corporate Dem

The Democratic primary elections in Oregon are in 3 weeks-- May 17.

There are several races that will help determine whether Congress turns in a more corporate direction or in...

Blue America’s Easter Endorsement: Doyle Canning (OR-04)

Oregon's 4th congressional district centers on Eugene. Until the current redistricting it was a swing district (R+1) and now it's safely blue (D+9), running along the coast from...

Endorsement Alert: Meet Joaquín Vázquez

California's 51st congressional district-- now CA-52-- is the very southwest corner of the continental U.S., in the San Diego area and along the Mexican border all the way to Ar...

Progressives Don’t Write-Off Any Groups Of People

Last month, when I asked him about the morass the Democrats find themselves in rural areas like his, he told me that

"Our party needs to decide to invest in rural and small to...

An Ideal Congressional Candidate: Meet Dave Segal From Providence

Unlike most candidates, Digby, John and I have known David Segal for over a decade. We met him when he was a Rhode Island state legislator.

What impresses us about David is th...

Want A Collectible MAGAzine? Hurry, your chance ends Sunday March 13

America's foremost political cartoonist, Nancy Ohanian, and Howie worked on a new project-- the MAGAzine. It's gorgeous and collectible but... it's not for sale. How do you get ...

New Candidate Alert For Oregon’s New District– Meet Matt West

Our old friend, former congressional candidate Mark Gamba, introduced me to Matt West, the progressive candidate running in the new 6th district, which includes Mark's home. The...

Politicians Are Disliked As A Category– Can Lucas Kunce Change That?

"The Final Frontier" by Nancy Ohanian

If you can, please consider donating to the best #MOSen candidate out there, Lucas Kunce.

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