IL-03: Julián Castro (D. TX) Endorses Marie Newman (D) In The Democratic Primary

Received this e-mail today from former San Antonio Mayor, HUD Secretary, and former Presidential candidate, Julián Castro (D. TX), in support of Marie Newman’s (D. IL-03) campaign: Marie Newman (D. IL-03)   After I ended my campaign for president, I made a promise that I wouldn’t stop fighting for bold and progressive policies and candidates to…

TX-28: Texas AFL-CIO Endorses Progressive Jessica Cisneros (D) Over Blue Dog Henry Cuellar (D)

Some big news out of Texas: x Since day one, we’ve been running a campaign by and for the people of South Texas. Today, I’m incredibly proud to share that we’ve earned the endorsement of @TexasAFLCIO’s 240,000 members — who know I’ll be a true champion for working people in Washington. Let’s do this. ✊🏾…

IL-03: DFA Keeps Up The Momentum To Help A Real Progressive Unseat An Anti-Choice Blue Dog

Received this e-mail today from Democracy for America in support of Marie Newman’s (D. IL-03) campaign: You remember that DFA-endorsed progressive candidate Marie Newman is challenging a Democratic establishment incumbent who’s notoriously anti-choice in Illinois’ third congressional district? Well, that fake Democrat just made it all the more clear he’s a threat to reproductive rights, and Marie…

Amy Klobuchar joins Chris Mathews to slam Progressives with GOP talking points

Amy Klobuchar joined Chris Matthews after the debate to slam Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren with Republican talking points on free stuff and socialism. Amy tried to temper the attack with midwestern charm but showed she like most centrist politicians are there to protect the plutocracy no ensure the best outcomes for their constituencies. Amy…

TX-23, IL-03 & WV-Gov: PCCC Goes All In For These Elizabeth Warren-Endorsed Democrats

Received this e-mail from the Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Stephen Smith (D. WV) CBS News reports: “Elizabeth Warren endorses progressive House primary challengers as she rises in polls.” The challengers are Jessica Cisneros, running to unseat Henry Cuellar in TX-28 and Marie Newman, running against Dan Lipinski in IL-03. Warren also endorsed Stephen Smith, who is running to…

TX-28: CREDO Action Goes After Rep. Henry Cuellar (D) For Accepting Donations From The Koch Brothers

Received this e-mail today from CREDO Action: We've known for a long time that the Koch brothers – the billionaire donors who run an international oil, chemical and manufacturing conglomerate – bankroll Republican campaigns and fund shady Super PACs to further corporatist conservative interests. So it's troubling to learn that long-time Democratic Rep. Henry Cuellar eagerly accepts thousands…

IL-03: DFA & PCCC Refuse To Let The DCCC Stop Marie Newman (D) From Defeating A Blue Dog Dem

Received two e-mails in support of Marie Newman’s (D. IL-03) congressional campaign. First from Democracy for America: This is URGENT. POLITICO just reported that progressive House challenger Marie Newman’s campaign is being dramatically impacted by the new policy the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (or DCCC) implemented in order to shut down primaries. We can’t let the DCCC push Marie out…