This is huge news for our campaign! Justice Democrats (JD) is a national organization dedicated to Democratic candidates who are turning away from the corporate wing of the Democratic party. JD's don't endorse candidates in ever district. They put their power and resources behind candidates making real waves in the political landscape.
JUSTICE DEMOCRATS PLATFORM
- JUMP START OUR ECONOMY: We need a bold economic vision that will both reclaim lost capital and put money back in the pockets of hard-working Americans, and create millions of new jobs for those who have been left out of the workforce.
Protect Our Rights: The growing disparities in income and wealth among our nation’s citizenry have long-term impacts on our population — for wealth accumulation, debt reduction, and educational attainment.
Defend Our Democracy: We cannot afford to continue partisan jockeying on these issues; there is too much at stake. Americans must be provided a better chance to succeed in the face of rising income inequality and continued machinations by corporate giants.
IN THE NEWS THIS WEEK
CYNTHIA NIXON AND FOUR OTHER PROGRESSIVES RECEIVE BACKING OF GROUP THAT HELPED PROPEL OCASIO-CORTEZ TO VICTORY
THE GROUP THAT helped propel Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to her upset victory over Rep. Joe Crowley is announcing Tuesday that it will be endorsing an additional five progressive Democratic challengers. READ MORE- THE INTERCEPTOR
OZARK DEMOCRATS RUN LEFT IN OPPOSITION TO REP. BILLY LONG
Will Schmitt, Springfield News-Leader
Published 10:00 a.m. CT July 22, 2018
Democrats are running to the left as they attempt to replace Rep. Billy Long, holder of one of the most Republican-friendly seats in Congress. READ MORE- SPRINGFIELD NEWS-LEADER