Leah Greenberg on Twitter: @LeahGreenb Ezra Levin on Twitter: @EzraLevin The Indivisible Team on Twitter: @IndivisibleTeam For information on joining the Indivisible movement, got to their website Indivisible.org. Find out how YOU can join Indivisible to ensure that Donald Trump is held accountable and impeached by clicking HERE. Read Indivisible’s scorecard of the 2020 Democratic presidential nominees HERE. Buy the […]Read more ›
What exactly will it take for GOP Senate candidate John James to renounce Ted Nugent-wannabe Kid Rock’s endorsement?
When he ran for U.S. Senate against Democrat Debbie Stabenow, John James proudly bragged about an endorsement he received from Ted Nugent-wannabe Kid Rock. See for yourself: He not only appeared on stage with Bob Ritchie (Rock’s real name), he hung out with him backstage: Ritchie has been trying to out-idiot Ted Nugent for a long time in what appears […]Read more ›
Third time’s a charm! Gretchen Driskell announces her candidacy for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District.
Former Saline, Michigan mayor and State Representative for the 52nd House District Gretchen Driskell has announced that she will once again try to unseat Trump devotee and far-right extremist Tim Walberg in the race for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District. It will be a tough fight. No Democrat has won it since Mark Schuaer defeated Walberg in 2008 and Republicans made […]Read more ›
Ben Wikler on Twitter: @BenWikler Democratic Party of Wisconsin on Twitter: @WisDems Democratic Party of Wisconsin’s website: WisDems.org THREAD: Trump is moving NOW to lock down Wisconsin, 2020's tipping point state, a year early—but we've got the plan to stop him. We'll knock 50,000 doors for our #1Year2Win campaign—& need your help to fund it. Can you read this thread, […]Read more ›
A couple of years ago, I wrote this: I have been saying for years (since 2011, precisely) that Emergency Management is a model that will not work to solve the intractable problems that have led to financial crises in our state’s former urban manufacturing hubs. Emergency Managers are armed only with tools of DEstruction, not with tools of CONstruction. They […]Read more ›
Aaron Kleinman on Twitter: @BobbyBigWheel Future Now Fund’s website: FutureNow.org Future Now Fund on Twitter: @FutureNowUSA Future Now Fund on Facebook: Facebook.com/FutureNowUSA Sign up for the Give Smart newsletter HERE. See a deep dive into the Future Now Fund’s successes in 2018 HERE. Robert Wheel at Vice: Lessons Democrats Should Have Learned from the Midterms Jordan Zakarin on Twitter: @JordanZakarin […]Read more ›
Do we fund progressive programs by raising taxes or cutting spending? Modern Monetary Theory says: NEITHER!
The following article was written by Collin McDonough (@acomplexcollin) and Nicholas Golina (@GolinaNick). Collin is a recovering legislative staffer. He is a Policy Advisor at Data for Progress, a freelance data scientist, and is co-founder of Momentum Advocacy. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Michigan State University; has a certificate in Data Science from Johns Hopkins University; […]Read more ›
Marcy Wheeler on Twitter: @EmptyWheel Marcy Wheeler’s website: EmptyWheel.net Marcy Wheeler at EmptyWheel.net: Time to start calling Bill Barr “Prosecutor General” Jordan Zakarin on Twitter: @JordanZakarin Progressives Everywhere on Twitter: @Progressives50 Progressives Everywhere website: ProgressivesEverywhere.org Help Progressives Everywhere turn Texas (YES! TEXAS!!!) blue by clicking HERE. Jordan’s important project: Election-Calendar.com Give us a five-star review at iTunes! The GOTMFV Show […]Read more ›
Taking on the most corporate candidate in America – with special guest Jon Hoadley, candidate for MI-06
Jon Hoadley on Twitter: @JonHoadley Jon Hoadley on Facebook: Facebook.com/jon.hoadley Jon Hoadley’s campaign website: JonHoadley.com Help Jon defeat the most corporate candidate in America by making a donation HERE. End Citizens United‘s “Big Money 20” list which includes Fred Upton is HERE. End Citizens United‘s statement on their endorsement of Jon Hoadley is HERE. Jordan Zakarin on Twitter: @JordanZakarin Progressives […]Read more ›
Late last month, the Michigan Democratic Party revealed photos of Michigan Republican Senate candidate John James with indicted Ukrainian criminal Lev Parnas, who was doing what amounted to a whistlestop tour around the country with human-Gollum Rudy Giuliani. It was odd to see Parnas with various candidates around the country and it began to raise questions about how much involvement […]Read more ›
Anat Shenker-Osorio on Twitter: @Anatosaurus Anat Shenker-Osorio’s website: ASO Communications The Brave New Words podcast can be found at BraveNewWordsPod.com. Be sure to subscribe to and rate Brave New Words on iTunes HERE. I want to thank everyone who came to and/or supported our Eclectablog/The GOTMFV Show fundraiser at the Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales + Kitchen. The change in venue […]Read more ›