Category: Politics

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...

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....

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...

Orange Julius Caesar’s reign is over!

The streets of every city and town in America erupted on Saturday morning when the networks (finally) announced that America had fired Donald Trump. I think Senator Bernie Sande...

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