Equal Rights for "the Gays" used to be a contentious issue for Democrats. The DCCC and leadership know-it-alls used to quietly counsel Democrats representing-- or running in-- s...
David was an enthusiastic Bernie activist and the platform he's running on is almost entirely based on the issues he and Bernie have long championed. We asked him to re-introduce himself to Blue America members.
Current IL-03 Rep. Dan Lipinski is part of an antediluvian machine and seeks only to please his donors. We're very glad that Marie Newman, has stepped up to represent actual people who live in her district.
(John Amato: Please donate to Connie at Blue America's 2010 act blue page here.)
From the 2008 Democratic Party Platform:
"The Democratic Party strongly and unequivocally supports Roe v. Wade and a woman's right to choose a safe and legal