Originally posted the day Roxanne and I voted early. It is maintained on our home page as a reminder that we can never again accept anything less than a progressive agenda that will generate enthusiasm and commitment across parties. A
It would be easy to let the non-stop muck of this campaign paralyze you, to give up. But that is what “they” want. Fox, Koch, Trump–they want to dispirit us and while we sulk, they steal more of our future. We can’t let that happen….read on for things you can do.
With less than 24 hours to organize, New Energy Economy and Retake the Roundhouse joined forces, collected over 1000 signed petitions and at 8 AM Saturday, drew about 75 protestors to the Center for Progress & Justice in Santa Fe. Guess what Lujan and Udall said.
OK, we got robbed. Many of us have been living in a ‘what if’ blur for two months. But we have 16 days and some very important races that need your support. Please get to it.
The political dialogue has sunk to such lows (again), that I thought I’d lighten it up a bit and call out the cute kitty imagery. He is praying for our future. But no matter how low the political debate goes, it is critical that progressives stay engaged. This week, you can meet three inspiring progressives in…
With a month to go this is Get Out The Vote Time. This issue includes info on three key races with strongly progressive Democratic candidates facing very tough House races. The margin will be razor thin and so your calls, donations, or canvassing can make all the difference.
We escaped the death penalty and expanded Three-Strikes, but with the only strategy acceptable to the House being program cuts, program cuts and program cuts, claiming victory would be a real stretch. And the budget ain’t fixed just yet.
The PRC slashed PNM’s rate hike request by almost 40%. They heard our voices, but we didn’t get all we wanted. This issue also presents a survey on legalization of pot in NM. It is time!
PNM’s rate hike is coming to a vote tomorrow at 9:30am and if approved New Mexicans will be paying $500M over the next 15 years to subsidize PNM’s obscene commitment to coal.
Susana Martinez is a money machine with links to $uperPacs, oil and gas, and other heinous industries and she is POURING that money into key Roundhouse races. She got the House in 2014 and she wants the Senate now. And she only needs to pick up three seats.