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Rep. Jared Polis And Rep. Alan Grayson Talk Ending FDA Gay Blood Ban (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 07.14.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

I participated in a media call hosted by the National Gay Blood Drive and the Progressive Change Campaign Committee with Congressman Jared Polis and Congressman Alan Grayson urging the FDA to lift the requirement that gay and bisexual men be celibate for a year before donating blood.

These 10 State Lawmakers Are Pushing For Debt-Free College

The Huffington Post | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 12.07.2015 | Politics

Ten Democratic state lawmakers on Monday announced their support for allowing students to graduate from college without incurring student loan debt. I...

Progressive Groups Hold Out On Endorsing A Presidential Candidate

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.04.2017 | Politics

Progressive groups are taking their time on the question of whether and when to endorse in the Democratic presidential primary, even as many of their ...

Paul Blumenthal

Mayday PAC Lost Nearly All Its Races This Year, But Refuses To Concede Defeat | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nearly every effort by Mayday PAC to elect a candidate who favored campaign finance reform in a contested race fell flat on Tuesday. ...

Progressive Book Club Kicks Off With Elizabeth Warren's New Book

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee is encouraging supporters to join its progressive book club that begins with Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-Mass...

Progressives Pick Sides In Hawaii's Democratic Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

One of America's more aggressive progressive organizations is wading into Hawaii's Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, throwing its weight behind the ...

Samantha Lachman

Progressives On SOTU: 'Warren's Message Of Economic Populism Was Right All Along' | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

Progressive Change Campaign Committee co-founder Adam Green said Wednesday that President Barack Obama's announcement during Tuesday night's State of ...

Amanda Terkel

Carl Sciortino, Gay Congressional Candidate, Picks Up Big Endorsement | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Progressive Change Campaign Committee endorsed Carl Sciortino Jr. on Wednesday, singling him out of a field of seven Democrats vying...

President Obama Must Address Diplomacy Tonight

Adam Green | Posted 11.10.2013 | Politics
Adam Green

Tonight, President Obama has the burden of proving that America has a concrete goal in Syria and that declaring war is the only way to achieve that goal.

Christina Wilkie

Democrats Urged To Oppose Syria Strike | Christina Wilkie | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A major progressive political action committee on Wednesday urged Democratic members of Congress to vote against any resolution authoriz...

New Era of 'Open Debates' Begins In Elizabeth Warren's Backyard

Adam Green | Posted 10.06.2013 | Politics
Adam Green

Open Debates will be a game changer in our political process -- ensuring that questions get asked that the public actually cares about. What starts in Massachusetts will hopefully become the norm for local, state, congressional, and even presidential debates in the future.

John Celock

Booker Tweets Big Announcement On Key Issue | John Celock | Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

Democratic New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker said he supports expanding Social Security and Medicare hours following a press conference Thu...

Progressives Attack Democrats For Voting Against Background Checks

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee announced on Friday a new ad attacking Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) for his vote against background checks. ...

Michael McAuliff

Progressives Slam Obama Social Security Cut Plan, Threaten Primaries | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Progressive-leaning groups reacted quickly and angrily to news that President Barack Obama is proposing cuts to Social Security, going s...

Progressives Hit McConnell With New Campaign Ad

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee is airing a new ad beginning Monday that targets Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) over his opp...

Progressives Expand Anti-Mitch McConnell Ads Following Ashley Judd Attack

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.08.2013 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee said Friday it would expand advertising attacking Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for his res...

PCCC Raises $30,000 For Sen. Jeff Merkley Off Filibuster Reform Fight

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

Last week's filibuster reform deal fell far short of Sen. Jeff Merkley's expectations, but the Oregon Democrat's efforts to end the silent filibuster ...

Activists Push Back Against 'Gun Appreciation Day'

Posted 01.18.2013 | Impact

By Sean J. Miller, Take Part Activists are scrambling to mobilize support for the gun-control initiatives proposed by President Obama on Wednesday ...

Amanda Terkel

Progressive Powerhouse Launches Radical Strategic Overhaul | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON --, one of the most influential progressive organizations in Washington, is dramatically reorienting its approach to politics, p...

Sam Stein

Progressive Group Launches New Outreach Effort | Sam Stein | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the most prominent progressive groups in the country is launching a major voter outreach effort on behalf of 20 congressional cam...

$1 Million for Elizabeth Warren

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC) announced on Wednesday that it has raised $1 million through grassroots donations for the Massachuset...

Progressives Pat Selves On Back Over Elizabeth Warren

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

Progressives are patting themselves on the back for getting on the Elizabeth Warren bandwagon even before she did. That's because a year ago, when ...

Ryan Grim

Why Did Progressives Lose An Illinois Congressional Race So Badly? | Ryan Grim | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After several rounds of painful soul searching, Washington-based progressives are comparing notes on Ilya Sheyman's stunning open-primar...

Progressives Try To Draft Chellie Pingree To Replace Snowe

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

A group of progressives is already trying to draft a replacement for retiring Sen. Olympia Snowe (R-Maine). The Progressive Change Campaign Committ...

Zach Carter

Brad Miller Urged To Run For Governor By Progressive Fundraisers | Zach Carter | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just hours after Wall Street reform icon Rep. Brad Miller (D-N.C.) announced that he would not seek re-election to Congress in November,...