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.
Dan and Jenny are two of the most intelligent, independent-minded and passionate leaders we've come across in our many years of vetting progressive candidates. All of us at Blue America believe any support you can give them is richly deserved and will be wisely used-- a real step towards getting more members in the vein of Ro Khanna, Barbara Lee, Mark Pocan, Ted Lieu and Pramila Jayapal into Congress.
It's way past time for Virginia Foxx's brand of hate and vitriol to retire from Congress. We've found a real progressive fighter to take her place, and we hope you can join us to help her take NC05 back-- for the People.
The people in Virginia Foxx and Mark Meadows' NC districts are looking for an authentic solution to the problems of working families, not gutting the social safety net so billionaires can have tax cuts. We have two great candidates ready to step up.
The last time Patsy joined us for a chat she was going up against a conservative Democrat Steve Israel had recruited in the North Carolina primary. Patsy won-- and by a lot (Israel's candidate wound up with 26% of the vote)-- not just in her own
Win an Eric Clapton BB King platinum award plaque for "Riding WIth The King" by helping Patsy Keever win her seat in North Carolina.
what better way than to start with a populist icon whose grassroots congressional just paid off with gigantic dividends a few days ago. Cecil Bothwell will be joining us below in the comments section at 2pm (ET). Last week, his classic grassroots organizing and door-to-door activist campaign astounded the political establishment with polling results that showed him likely to knock off entrenched conservative incumbent, Blue Dog Heath Shuler in the upcoming May 8th primary.
Blue America tends not to endorse in primary races between Democrats unless one is really excellent and one is clearly abysmal. This year we've take
When I first heard North Carolina farmer/carpenter Billy Kennedy-- an actual progressive, non-Blue Dog, real-life Democrat-- was going to run agains