Howie spoke with a movement candidate who looked over the list of the current crop of DCCC favorites. He said, "I think we can persuade some of them to vote progressive at least some of the time."
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.
"If we take our talking points and marching orders from corporate special interests, we’ll constrain change to 'impossible aspiration' and never accomplish the progress this country desperately needs." -- Beth Doglio for #WA10