Author: John Amato

Support Daylin Leach, Who Wants To Save Social Security From Chained CPI

At Blue America we've been asking our candidates for Congress where they stand on Chained CPI and other Austerity schemes to reduce benefits for seniors in order to allow the wealthy to pay immorally low tax rates.

Blue America Welcomes Franke Wilmer (D-MT)

But just as important as her academic accomplishments and record of public service are her life experiences. In her early 20s, Franke was a divorced single mother with no child support and few prospects. All she knew was waitressing, and she relied on that to support herself and her daughter while completing her college degree. It took her 16 years, often working two jobs and even 2 years working as a carpenter. “I know what it’s like not to be able to afford health insurance,” she told me last year when I first talked with her. “I know what it’s like to take a pocket full of tips to the energy company to pay my heating bill.”

Please Join Sen. Bernie Sanders on C&L For A Live Chat on Saturday 11 AM/PST-2PM/EST

How many Members of Congress pop into your mind when you read the subject line of this email? No one is more prominent, at least not in this decade, than Vermont's Independent U.S. Senator, Bernie Sanders.

The people of

Blue America’s Donation Contest: Win an autographed Green Day Guitar for supporting Ilya Sheyman

We've always felt that supporting progressive candidates is the way to go in any election and if you're experiencing any debt ceiling blues, Blue America is auctioning off a stratocaster guitar signed by the entire Green Day band.

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Live Chat: Blue America PAC Welcomes Norman Solomon (D-CA)

Live Chat: Blue America PAC Welcomes Norman Solomon (D-CA)

Wisconsin, Are You Ready For April 5th? Blue America asks: Please GOTV!

Are You Ready for April 5th? OK, you may be asking what's so special about April 5th? It's true that Pocahontas married English colonist John Rolfe on that day. And FDR signed executive order 6102 which is blowing Glenn Beck's mind even now

Blue America’s newest Health Care Hypocrite, Leonard Lance, exposed for carrying taxpayer-funded insurance

Blue America PAC, along with Daily Kos, Americans For America PAC and Americans United have teamed up to run ads that are exposing Republicans who are voting to try and repeal health care for Americans while they are receiving their own

Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) is Blue America’s newest Health Care Repeal Hypocrite

Blue America, DailyKos, Americans United for Change and Americans For America PAC have been producing ads that target Republican hypocrites who are voting to repeal health care for Americans while keeping their own government health care for their own families.

“Does Paul Ryan hate the Green Bay Packers?” Blue America’s New ‘Super Bowl’ Ad

Blue America's Paul Ryan 'Super Bowl" Ad called "Green Bay Packer Values"

Republican Anorexia Economica

by Nicholas Ruiz III

The diagnosis is clear: Many congressional Republicans and their highfalutin million-dollar pundits are afflicted by the disease of anorexia economica.

Their obsessive fear of budgetary obesity is lopsided and

Republican Anorexia Economica

by Nicholas Ruiz III

The diagnosis is clear: Many congressional Republicans and their highfalutin million-dollar pundits are afflicted by the disease of anorexia economica.

Their obsessive fear of budgetary obesity is lopsided and

Alan Grayson’s Got Your Back on Foreclosure Fraud. Won’t you get his on November 2nd? UPDATED

You know, when America's worst columnist devotes an entire piece to his eliminationist right-wing wish for the voters to "purge" you from the American scene, you have to figure you're scoring, and against some sensitive targets. Why else target

Blue America is