🌏 Earth Day Actions! 🌎

photo: PDA Florida Rallies For “Windmills Not Weapons” With gratitude in my heart and the future in mind,  Russell Greene for Alan, Deb, Mike F., Mike H., Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Kimberly, Bryan, and Shayna—Your PDA National Team Join Progressive Democrats Of AmericaAs We Address The Climate Emergency Last month, millions of monarch butterflies passed…

Recap / Tell Trump: No Offshore Drilling

Pictured: Deepwater Horizon Disaster (public domain)Help Prevent The Next Spill—Ban Offshore Drilling Now! In solidarity,  Mike Hersh for Alan, Dr. Bill, Mike F., Janis, Deb, Dan, Kim, Bryan, and Shayna—your PDA National Team SIGN THE PETITION: NO OFFSHORE OIL DRILLING! Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) was founded in 2004 to work for progressive values including…

It’s Earth Month 🌎

photo: John McConnell (flag designer) NASA (Earth photograph) SiBr4 (flag image) • Public domain In solidarity with people and planet,  Debra Schrishuhn for Alan, Mike F, Mike H, Janis, Dan, Shayna, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, and Bryan—your PDA National Team   Tell Congress We Need A Green New Deal April is Earth Month, and time for…

Support Tomorrow’s Climate Strike Mobilization

Photo: Alexandria Villaseñor, a 13 year old climate justice activist and aCo-Founder/Co-Director U.S. Youth Climate Strike (youthclimatestrikeus.org) With gratitude in my heart and the future in mind,  Russell Greene, PDA Board Member, for Alan, Deb, Mike F., Mike H., Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Kimberly, Bryan, and Shayna—Your PDA National Team The Climate Narrative Is Shifting…

Global Warming Threatens Extinction

In solidarity,  Debra Schrishuhn for Alan, Mike F, Mike H, Janis, Dan, Dr Bill, Kimberly, Bryan, and Shayna—your PDA National Team Join PDA Mobilizing For A Green New Deal! Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) supports the Green New Deal to help protect the climate and guarantee good new jobs for all. Help us gain more…

Join A Green New Deal Live Stream House Party Tuesday.

In solidarity,  Mike Fox for Alan, Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Deb, Kim, Bryan, Mike H., and Shayna — Your PDA National Team The Green New Deal Continues To Grow The Green New Deal campaign revolutionary not only because of it’s aggressive progressive agenda, but also because it resonates so well with the average American.  Especially…

Tell Congress We Need The Green New Deal

In solidarity,  Russell Greene and Mike Hersh for Alan, Mike F., Janis, Dan, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, Bryan, Deb, and Shayna—your PDA National Team Join Us Mobilizing For The Green New Deal! The political moment arose quickly, and Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) / People Demanding Action activists once again rose to the occasion. Sparked by PDA-endorsed…

Joins Activists Demanding A Green New Deal

photo: Activists Demanding a Green New Deal Now! In solidarity,  Russell Greene for Alan, Mike H., Mike F., Janis, Deb, Dan, Dr. Bill, Kim, Bryan, and Shayna—your PDA National Team The Climate Emergency and a Moment to SeizeUrge Congress To Support a Green New Deal! Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) activists delivered hundreds of letters…

Massive Campaign For Green New Deal. Join In?

In solidarity,  Mike Fox for Alan, Mike H., Janis, Deb, Dan, Dr. Bill, Kim, Bryan, and Shayna—your PDA National Team Urge Your Congress Member To Support The Green New Deal We’re part of a huge coalition including Move On, Food And Water Watch, and Public Citizen that is calling for a Green New Deal. The…

The Game-Changing Promise of a Green New Deal

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks to activists w/the Sunrise Movement protesting in the offices of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in Washington D.C. on Nov. 13, 2018. Photo Sarar Silbiger/TheNewYorkTimes via Redux By Naomi Klein, The Intercept LIKE SO MANY others, I’ve been energized by the bold moral leadership coming from newly elected members of Congress like Alexandria…

Progress Requires Commitment

By Donna Smith, Executive Director – Progressive Democrats of America Pitch In Each Month To Support Progress Progressive Democrats has been among the first national progressive organizations mobilizing on the issues you care about. Every news cycle, sensational headlines and outrageous acts of anti-democratic behavior from elected officials drown out serious damage being done to…

Maria

photo: Standing water in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria by VOA • Public domain By  Dan O’Neal and Debra Schrishuhn for Alan, Mike F., Donna, Mike H., Janis, Dr. Bill, Kimberly, Judy, Shayna, and Bryan—your PDA National Team Election Day Is Seven Weeks Away On Thursday, September 20, and Saturday, September 22, people from all over…

The Stormy Past, Present, And Future.

By Debra Schrishuhn for Mike F., Mike H., Dr. Bill, Janis, Dan, Kimberly, Bryan, Donna, Judy, and Shayna—Your PDA National Team Act Now! Support the Off Fossil Fuels Act! The scientific community agrees that climate change contributes to the frequency and intensity of tropical storms and cyclones. We need to pass the OFF Fossil Fuels…

The Week In Review + March For Climate Today!

By  Mike Fox for Mike H., Donna, Dr. Bill, Janis, Dan, Deb, Kimberly, Bryan, and Shayna—Your PDA National Team Hitting The Streets, The Suites, The Phones, And The Internet.  Let’s Make Some Noise! Another intensely busy week in PDA land.  But then, when you’re battling Trumpco’s insanity, there’s no time waste! This past week we were focused…

Do you believe Clinton is unaware of top fossil fuel donors?

Hillary Clinton’s opponents in the Democratic primary pledged to not take donations from the fossil fuel industry. It’s an appropriate response to the fossil fuel industry’s tremendous influence in Washington, despite their presenting a catastrophic threat to the future of civilization.  When an Iowa voter asked Clinton to take the same pledge she dodged the…

Who Are The Top Five Fossil Fools in Illinois Politics?

Illinois may be more famous for imprisoned Governors, but as a coal state struggling with its energy future, some of our politicians have wacky things to say about fossil fuels. With the threatened start of fracking plus backlash to EPA proposing new rules on carbon emissions, you can expect more foolishness to come. Since election…