Insider News from the Political Revolution!

HEADLINES: Election Final Weeks! | Fetterman Lead Narrows | Barnes in Dead Heat | Ellison vs. Hedge Fund Lawyer | AZ Candidates vs Corruption | Green vs. Big Developers | Swing State Fund | Rallies for J6 Justice | & MORE!

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Key races like John Fetterman’s in PA are tightening as the far right pours hundreds of millions into spreading lies about our candidates. It’s our job to undercut their expensive ads by directly engaging with voters on the issues that affect their lives.

That’s why Our Revolution is hitting the ground to knock on doors and hitting the phones to send more than a million calls and texts as part of our massive GOTV operation.

As OR Executive Director Joseph Geevarghese said on The Jeff Santos Show on Thursday: “What cuts through the rightwing propaganda, the crime narrative, etc. is pocketbook issues. Our progressive economic populist agenda is what resonates — and that’s the message we’re taking directly to voters.”

“People are concerned with putting food on the table and a roof over their heads, with healthcare and sending their kids to college,” Joseph said. “With candidates like John Fetterman and Mandela Barnes, we can authentically say ‘these are progressives that are going to go to the mat for the policies that will improve your life’.”

We have a chance to send Bernie progressive reinforcements in the Senate, defeat the far right, and cancel out the influence of corporate Dems like Manchin and Sinema. With just 24 days to Election Day, let’s do everything we can right now to clinch wins in these critical races!


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Our work to flip Senate seats couldn’t be more vital — the race between John Fetterman and Dr. Oz is getting tighter and Mandela Barnes is in a dead heat with right-wing extremist Ron Johnson.

We’re raising $300K to power our voter turnout model to mobilize our list of 413,251 voters in the two states. Our Revolution phone bankers have already called more than 21,000 voters in PA and Wisconsin!

This is the concrete work that can make the decisive difference in these tight races. Donate to our Swing State Fund today!

Our research shows that if we connect with each voter 4 times — by phone, text, mail, social media, and door-knocking — we can boost turnout by 11 percent.

The stakes couldn’t be higher, and there’s a real danger that many progressive, independent, working-class voters will not be motivated to turn out.


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Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is one of our strongest progressive fighters in the country — and he’s in a tough fight for re-election.

The race is a dead heat as his far-right extremist opponent takes big money to slander him with an onslaught of ads. But, Keith is ‘The People’s Lawyer’ and we have people-power on our side to reach voters directly with the facts.

AG Ellison has had a career of public service — in the State Legislature and the U.S. Congress. His opponent is a hedge fund lawyer who wants to criminalize abortion at 6 weeks, defund corporate law enforcement, and gut consumer protections.

As AG, Keith Ellison put hundreds of thousands of dollars back into the pockets of Minnesota workers who were victims of wage theft. And, he’s holding Big Pharma accountable for the damage of the opioid epidemic — winning hundreds of millions for Minnesota.

When a hedge fund landlord stopped repairing their properties, leaving families without heat and subject to mold and lead paint, Keith stepped in to defend Minnesotans.

When we say Keith Ellison is the people’s lawyer, that’s what we mean. That’s the work Jim Schultz wants to defund.

Last week, Bernie joined US Reps. Ilhan Omar and Pramila Jayapal to travel across Minnesota and rally support for Keith — and Our Revolution is going all-out to turnout our 147,000 supporters in the state.

Our Phone Bank Force has already made 42,000 phone calls in Minnesota, and we’re launching 100,000 texts and postcards to 65,000 households of Our Revolution members with a simple message:

The choice is clear. While Keith is taking on corporate criminals who are price-gouging customers and stealing worker wages, his opponent wants to defund corporate law enforcement altogether and take away women’s reproductive rights.

Doing the people’s work earns you powerful enemies, and Keith is in a fight to the finish. Can you step up to help re-elect Keith Ellison?


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Our Revolution proudly supports Oscar De Los Santos for the AZ House of Representatives in District 11.

Born to working-class immigrant parents, Oscar has dedicated his life and career to public service and progressive values. He knows healthcare is a human right and that everyone deserves a living wage.

As a teacher at a low-income school in South Phoenix, he’s been at the frontlines of the fight for better-funded schools and better teacher pay.

Oscar has fought for economic justice — and won. He led the passage of a bill that doubled the cash assistance program for low-income families and spearheaded a coalition restoring food assistance for those with felonies.

Oscar currently works combatting Republican attacks on our democracy, and now we can help put him in the State House!

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Also in Arizona, we must re-elect Sandra Kennedy and add Lauren Kuby to the little-known but powerful Corporation Commission.

Sandra was elected in 2018 after the electric utility APS spent more than $10M to defeat her in 2014 and elect commissioners who voted to raise utility prices, Marketplace reports.

This is why Our Revolution is going all out in this key down-ballot race — utility corporations can’t be allowed to choose their own regulators and we need climate champions like Kennedy and Kuby in these key down-ballot seats.

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“Wow, I just had my best call of the week!” Our Revolution phone banker Amanda Walker told us on Monday after a great conversation with an Arizona voter about “the energy bigwigs having their fingers in the pie.”

“I’m so glad we’re calling on this race,” Amanda said. “I love that the Phonebank Force is involved in down-ballot calling like this that has such concrete implications!”

You can join Amanda by making calls to elect progressives up and down the ballot — from Arizona to Pennsylvania and everywhere in between! All told, our call team has made more than 857,000 calls and counting!


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Our Revolution is working hard to make sure Megan Green becomes the next president of the St. Louis Board of Alderman — especially as her opponent Jack Coatar rakes in cash from anti-union and big developer sources.

Megan supports hotel workers trying to organize with Unite Here Local 74, STL Today reports, while Coatar sides with the bosses who are also his donors.

“He’s the big-money candidate in the race to replace Reed, who was the big-money candidate before Coatar,” STL Today writes. “Reed, of course, is headed to a likely federal prison sentence for taking bribes in development deals.”

In her time on the board, Megan helped pass a $15 minimum wage bill in the city while Coatar voted against it. As board president, she would strengthen the growing bloc of progressive power in the city that includes the Mayor.

That’s why Our Revolution callers have dialed out to more than 25,000 voters in the city and we want to triple that before Election Day. Sign-up to volunteer today!

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Progressives like Rep. Cori Bush and Rashida Tlaib asked Our Revolution members to help send reinforcements to grow progressive power in the House — and that’s exactly what we’re doing!

The Washington Post says our movement is on track to dramatically expand the ranks of progressives in the House with Our Revolution-endorsed candidates like Greg Casar, Maxwell Frost, Summer Lee, and other primary winners likely to win in the general election.

We’re not just playing it safe — our volunteers are working to win priority competitive races for progressives including Jamie McLeod-Skinner in Oregon’s 5th District and Michelle Vallejo in Texas’ 15th!


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US Senate candidate Mandela Barnes rallied with us Thursday in Milwaukee, WI as we kicked off a nationwide week of action. Thursday’s January 6th hearing revealed more shocking details of the crimes against our democracy, and we’re ratcheting up the pressure for justice.

That’s why Our Revolution, Public Citizen, and our coalition will hold more than 70 events for #OurFreedomsOurVote this week with calls to action from civil rights and union leaders, election officials and poll workers, state lawmakers and members of Congress,” Common Dreams reports.

Martin Luther King III, Arndrea Waters King, and US Rep. Raul Grijalva will be joining some of the more than 70 events planned across the country — and you’re invited!

“The hearings are important, but Congress only has the power to investigate, not to prosecute,” OR Executive Director Joseph Geevarghese said. “That power falls to us, we have the power to hold the insurrectionists accountable.”

RSVP TO JOIN AN EVENT NEAR YOU! Find more event locations here, or sign up to host one of your own. Our coalition team is on hand to support you every step of the way.

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Our Revolution: NY Progressive Action Network rallied with Amazon workers this week in Albany as voting runs through Monday to unionize at the #ALB1 location.

There were FIRES in the warehouse last week, and we’re sounding the alarm to stand with workers who are organizing a union to improve health and safety in their workplaces.

Also, ONT8 in Moreno Valley, CA filed for their election this week with Amazon Labor. This is about solidarity and showing up, the grassroots doing the groundwork — let’s go!

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Our Revolution and our coalition fighting Big Tech notched a win this week with the passage of a House bill to give enforcers more resources to go after anti-competitive mergers and give state AGs more power over which courts they bring antitrust lawsuits in.

“This shows there is still a chance for two other key bills to pass later this year,” CNBC reported on our big push to Bust Big Tech. Let’s keep up the pressure and the momentum!

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LA Progressive reported this week on the work of Our Revolution and our coalition of climate allies resulting in our Phase 1 victory over Joe Manchin and his Dirty Deal.

We were among the first to organize to stop the deal, marshaling our resources and mobilizing thousands of calls to House and Senate offices.

Our activists bird-dogged legislators at their offices, rallied on Capitol Hill, pushed the CPC, and ultimately tipped the balance. We know it’s not over, but we’ll be ready when the dirty deal rears its ugly head again.

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Our Revolution: NY Progressive Action Network will hold its first in-person fundraiser party in three years! Come and celebrate progressive champions like Eddie Kaye, Sochie Nnaemeka, Gustavo Rivera, and many more!

The party will go from noon to 2 pm Sunday at Turkuaz at 310 West 53rd St., Manhattan. There is both inside and outside space for comfort and finger foods and a cash bar to enjoy!

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Progressive Mandela Barnes can take out far-right Senator Ron Johnson in Wisconsin — with our help! He’s in a tough race, but we have a path to victory and can flip this key seat.


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Dr. Oz is closing the gap and we can’t let him win! We need YOU to make calls for John Fetterman! Let’s make sure we flip this senate seat, defeat Dr. Oz, and elect a progressive!


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We have to marshal our resources NOW to execute our strategy over the next three weeks to defeat the far right and elect progressives on Nov. 8th.

If we connect with each voter 4 times — by phone, text, mail, social media, and door-knocking — we can boost turnout by 11 percent and make a decisive difference in tight races.

Donate now to power our Swing State strategy!

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Early voting has started and we have a tough fight on our hands to re-elect Keith Ellison as Attorney General! We need to help Keith defeat a far-right extremist! Keith has taken on corporate price-gouging in the pandemic and led the fight to convict Derek Chauvin for the Murder of George Floyd.


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Megan Green — a 2016 Bernie delegate we helped elect to the St. Louis Board of Alderman last cycle — is up against union busters and big developer money in her run for board president. This is a key seat for a progressive and we can win!


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This primary season, Our Revolution Phonebank Force has made more than 857,000 calls to voters across the country. Sign up to activate voters for progressive candidates across the country.


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