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Remembering Our Sister, Judy Hess

Remembering Our Sister, Judy Hess

National Staff -  Progressive Democrats of America   Judy Hess—force of nature, longtime PDA National Field Coordinator, Vice Chair of PDA’s Board, California State Co-Coordinator, former Chapter Leader in San Diego and Fresno, and progressive organizer in the...

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We’ve Been For Impeachment For Years. Will You Help Us Now?

We’ve Been For Impeachment For Years. Will You Help Us Now?

In solidarity,  Mike Fox for Alan, Mike H., Dan, Janis, Deb, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, and Bryan—your PDA national team. "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice."Dr. Martin Luther King   We have been convinced that Donald Trump should be...

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August Medicare For All Mobilization!

August Medicare For All Mobilization!

photo: People’s Assembly in Tampa, FL—Organize One Near You!In solidarity,  Mike Hersh and Dr. Bill for Alan, Dan, Janis, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike F., and Shayna—your PDA national team. Tell Congress: We Need Medicare For All! Progressive Democrats of America (PDA)...

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What Price Progress?

What Price Progress?

photo: Progressive Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Pocan Addresses PDA ActivistsIn solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Shayna, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike F., Dr. Bill, Dan, and Janis—your PDA national team. Sustain PDA With Automatic Gifts On Sustainer Sunday, Progressive...

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Did You Watch The Debates?

Did You Watch The Debates?

In Solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan Minsky, Mike Fox, Kimberly and Bryan Buchan, Dr. Bill Honigman, Dan O’Neal, Janis Kay, Shayna Stevens, and Deb Schrishuhn—Your Progressive Democrats of America National Team Bernie Made Us Proud Again! When we say “Bernie made us...

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Making Improved Medicare For All A Reality!

Making Improved Medicare For All A Reality!

photo: PDA Activists Demonstrating For Medicare For AllIn solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, Mike F., and Shayna—your PDA national team. Tell Congress: We Need Medicare For All!Progressive Democrats of America (PDA)...

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She Persists: Building Power Through Shared Humanity

She Persists: Building Power Through Shared Humanity

photo: Donna Smith and Senator Elizabeth WarrenBy Donna Smith - former Executive Director of Progressive Democrats of America and currently a Medicare for All campaign surrogate for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders. It was July 17, 2007, and I was set to testify to the House...

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Blase Bonpane: Reflections on the Passing of a Lodestar

Blase Bonpane: Reflections on the Passing of a Lodestar

Blase Bonpane (photo credit: R. Colby)By Alan Minsky, Executive Director | Progressive Democrats of America Since I first began working alongside Blase Bonpane around the beginning of this century, he has been one of the most influential people in my life.  With his...

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SIGN THE OPEN LETTER!

Sign the Open Letter to the DNC demanding a Democratic Debate on the Climate Emergency!