Mayor Bryan Osorio vs The Conservative “Approach” To The Climate Crisis
Delano, California Mayor Bryan Osorio is the only progressive in a crowded race for the Republican-held congressional seat in the Central Valley (CA-21). It's the most Democrati...
Freedom Anthem From North Carolina’s Erica Smith on July 4th
Ain't gonna let nobody turn me 'round, turn me 'round, turn me 'round,
Ain't gonna let nobody turn me 'round,
I'm gonna keep on a walkin',
keep on a-talkin',
Yes, I Will Always Send The Elevator Down– Guest Post By Rishi Kumar, CA-18
This country is a dream come true. I want to give everything I can for America and Silicon Valley, who I love dearly. I will fight for your interests, not for special interests....
The Case For Political Courageousness
Howie: A couple of weeks ago, we met Liam O'Mara, through my own lens. Now lets revisit him through his own. "I am running as a progressive populist in a red district in Califor...
Dump Trump, Ditch Mitch, Save America!
Gun safety reforms. Election security. Net Neutrality. Voting rights. The House has passed all sorts of bills that the American people overwhelmingly support, yet they’re dead...
Wooing Rural Voters In North Carolina With Progressive And Populist Policies– Meet Jason Butler (NC-02)
Trump has convinced rural America to trade its economic future for a red hat of hostility. He’s convinced rural folks that pushing others down is the path to power, but the only true path to success is by lifting others up, not by pushing them down.
Not All Candidates Back Medicare-For-All; These Do
Over 70 percent of ALL Americans want Medicare for All; yet tone deaf Leadership has signaled their priority when back in power is to install PAYGO -- We're fighting back by supporting the candidates who'll support US.
Is 2018 The Year We Break The GOP Strangle-Hold On Texas?
The kind of economic populism these progressives are campaigning about is a clear path to victory for enhancing a blue wave in Texas.
Don’t Send Flowers
Howie says thanks for all the love and requests on where to send flowers since he started chemo, but he's asked me to suggest something else instead.
Contest! Sinatra and…South Dakota?
It's Blue America contest time again and that means you have a chance to own a piece of rare, very collectible music history... and helping to elect a more Progressive Congress at the same time!
$1,000 Matching Fund– Why Shenna?
Digby, John and Howie did not expect to send this note out today. They planned a sabbatical until after the first quarter rush was over Tuesday. But… we got an offer we couldn't refuse-- and one I hope you won't be able to either.