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NEWS

Progressive values.

Patty Schachtner campaign message has important lessons for future progressive wins From Progressive Values blog: The “surprise” win for Patty Schachtner in Wisconsin’s 10th Senate District continues to be analyzed, as Democrats in Wisconsin see it as a harbinger of...

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Margaret Engebretson is running for 7th CD seat!

Our own Margaret Engebretson is running to replace Sean Duffy in Congress! Margaret is a veteran, an attorney, a former union (and non-union) worker, and currently secretary of the Polk County Democrats. She is a committed advocate of real democracy, something our...

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Supreme Court primary election 2/20/18.

Since there are three candidates running for our state Supreme Court, there will be a primary election on Tuesday, February 20 to determine which two candidates will be on the April ballot. The two progressive candidates are Middleton attorney Tim Burns and Milwaukee...

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Kim Butler runs for AD28 seat!

Our own Kim Butler is running for the 28th Assembly District seat! Kim is running against incumbent Adam Jarchow because she feels he has ignored the issues that are important to folks in our district. Specifically, she wants to fight for improved public education,...

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We did it!

Congratulations to our new WI state senator, Patty Rivard Schachtner! And thanks to all the volunteers -- from neighboring counties and states and all across the US! -- who made phone calls, knocked on doors, sent postcards, hosted signs, emailed their friends... and...

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Let’s get Patty elected!

We have work to do before January 16. There are phone calls to be made, doors to be knocked (and volunteers to be driven to those doors.) This is our chance. If we can flip this seat from red to blue, it is the first step to regaining our voice in Madison. Sign up at...

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Congratulations, Patty!

Congratulations to Patty Schachtner, winner of the Democratic primary election for the 10th Senate District! And much thanks to the other two Democratic candidates, John Rocco Calabrese and Reuben Herfindahl, who also put their lives on hold to run for this seat. Next...

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Governor Candidates to visit Polk County

We will be continuing visits with candidates for governor in January 2018. Our meeting is January 11, 5 pm at Village Pizzeria in Dresser. Speakers are Matt Flynn and Dana Wachs, candidates for governor We will share food and conversation starting at 5 pm. Speakers...

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