Rick Weiland

Strange Things Happening In The Plains States

Strange Things Happening In The Plains States

Something strange is going on in the Plains States. In this strange political year, where most pundits and historical trends suggest that it is likely to be a Republican year, the Plains States are shaking things up. While it isn’t exactly like the Populist movement of old, there is a growing rebellion in these states that suggests the current brand of extreme conservatism may not be going down so well in these normally Republican states.
C&L Late Nite Music Club Welcomes Blue America's Rick Weiland

C&L Late Nite Music Club Welcomes Blue America's Rick Weiland

Tuesday, Blue America-endorsed Rick Weiland, the prairie populist and progressive candidate for the open U.S. Senate seat in South Dakota, visited tiny Hudson (pop. 296). That made him the first candidate to have ever visited every one of the state's 311 incorporated towns and cities. And this morning he released a song about doing it.
Contest! Sinatra And…South Dakota?

Contest! Sinatra And…South Dakota?

It's Blue America contest time again and that means you have a chance to own a piece of rare, very collectible music history... and help elect a more Progressive Congress at the same time!