Author: Howie Klein

Team Hakeem Wants Us To Believe That Progressives Can’t Win– Meet Sarahana Shrestha, Who Just Did

Hakeem Jeffries pretends to be a progressive. He’s even a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, which was once a signal of belonging to the progressive tribe. H...

Long Island’s Best Congressional Candidate Is Melanie D’Arrigo

Blue America just dropped 4 new Facebook and Instagram ads on Long Island this weekend— for the open 3rd congressional district, where progressive champion Melanie D’Arrigo ...

For Orlando, For Florida, For All Of Us

This week we’re asking you to help us raise funds for Alan Grayson, who gave up his old House seat in Orlando and, since it is now open, is seeking the nomination there again...

Blue America Ad Campaign For Lucas Kunce Starts Today

Starting today, Blue America is running a series of 4 independent Facebook and Instagram ads across Missouri on behalf of Lucas’ campaign. (He doesn’t know.) 

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This Year’s Republican Candidates Have An Extremism Problem, Part I (Choice)

“Oh, God no,” one prominent Republican strategist said, after members of his party suggested the victim should have carried the pregnancy to term. “Very bad,” said anoth...

The Kids Can Save The Democratic Party From Its Doddering Leadership… But Will They?

Running for the open Long Island congressional seat (NY-03), progressive Melanie D'Arrigo told me this morning that she has "seen a massive shift in the psyche of voters after...

There’s No Organized Effort Among Progressives In Congress To Defend Themselves From AIPAC

The US’s most powerful pro-Israel lobby group has been accused of putting support for Israel before American democracy after it declared its backing for the election...

There Is A Way To Talk To GOP Voters Without Selling Out Your Values– Meet J.R. Gaillot (D-FL)

Meet JR Gaillot, a longtime political operative who is running for Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs. Born in New York, he speaks 5 languages, wrote one...

How Bad Does A Party Have To Be To Get Beaten By Terrible, Treacherous, Treasonous Republicans?

Clinton passed free trade agreements without providing millions of blue-collar workers who consequently lost their jobs a means of getting new ones that paid at least as well.

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Great Music, Great Candidates, You

You may already be familiar with Jim Lough’s music. 

That’s because his band, Old Town Crier, used one of his songs, “You,” as a Blue America anthem for ...

Help Elect More Who’ll Fight for Our Rights– Blue America Contest

Immediately after the Roe v Wade decision was announced on Friday, Data for Progress released the poll above and Mike Pence-- who has been treated as something of a media darlin...

AIPAC Is Targeting Donna Edwards

AIPAC has been one of the most venal forces in the 2022 election cycle this year, working with a handful of other shady players to launder Republican money into Democratic prima...

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