It would be a tragic error to think that this election is in the bag. This is going down to the wire, if not so much in the presidential races, then certainly in the down-ballot congressional races where progressives are working to flip "safe" red districts that aren't quite so safe any longer.
It's going to take a strong green coalition in the House fighting every day to pass comprehensive climate legislation and hold Congress to account as climate change knocks at our door. Here's a list of the ones Blue America and the House Sustainable Energy & Environment Caucus have endorsed.
Joe Biden just allocated $6 million (at least!) on advertising in the Lone Star State. It’s the most potent sign to date that all of those polls showing that the battle for Texas’ electoral votes is neck-and-neck must be taken seriously. Let's Take Back Texas!
WHO KNEW that actual news photographs that have run in mainstream media for the past four years-- documenting what is actually happening in #TrumpsAmerica would be considered "SHOCKING CONTENT!"?
What's a Democrat? Is it someone who supports a set of shared progressive values or is it someone willing to support-- with votes and cash-- Team Blue, Inc?
This is a pivotal moment in Florida history, and time will tell who was on the side of fighting corruption. If you can swing a donation, these candidates will put it to good use: taking Florida back from the odious, corrupt politicians who've run it into the ground.
Mike Siegel for #TX-10: "It shouldn't be this way. Racism may be the "original sin" of the United States, as some have said, but it does not have to be our destiny."
Kara Eastman: "Blue America invested in my race when no one thought I had a chance. It was transformative. The grassroots support turned my race around in 2018 and I am proud to partner with them towards a win in 2020. Together, we can fight for and win on issues like Medicare for All and a Green New Deal."
Last cycle, with no help from the DCCC-- Mike held Trump enabler Michael McCaul to just 51.1%. He's got what it takes to win, so he's started working as if he's already elected; organizing pandemic-era workplace protections for the working families of Texas.
Grassroots campaigns have two new handicaps: grassroots funds from small donors has largely dried up because of financial uncertainty and grassroots campaign strategies have been upended by pandemic best practices.
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