FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boston, MA, June 2, 2017 - Progressives from across the state are launching a new political action committee (PAC) to raise money and provide support to Democrats running for local offices. “Progress351 PAC was established because the election of progressives to school committees, charter commissions, select boards, and city councils is essential … Continue reading Progressive Activists Launch PAC to Support Candidates for Local Office
Check out this recent Letter to the Editor from our co-founder in the Newburyport Daily News. Call your state legislators and tell them you support H.2987/S.619 (An Act Establishing Improved Medicare for All in Massachusetts).
Local elections in the Commonwealth are officially considered nonpartisan. Typically, the two highest vote-getters in a primary, regardless of political affiliation, move on to the general election. This is often misinterpreted to mean that political ideology plays no role in local elections. Conservatives, progressives, and everyone in between are elected to serve at the local … Continue reading Building a Bench of Progressive Democrats