WASHINGTON-- Our Revolution on Monday endorsed Janne Flisrand for Minneapolis City Council.
“Janne Flisrand is a dedicated progressive advocate,” said Our Revolution Executive Director Shannon Jackson. “Janne has spent years advocating for solutions that will protect our environment for years to come. We look forward to her work on the city council to expand affordable housing, support environmental justice initiatives, invest in infrastructure, and ensure the police department is representative of the communities it serves.”
Janne Flisrand is a small-business owner with 15 years of experience in bringing people together to make progressive change in Minneapolis. Janne describes herself as an activist who is committed to creating a greener Minnesota. She led the Minnesota Green Communities initiative, bringing state and city policymakers together with nonprofits to ensure all affordable housing funded in Minnesota is green and healthy.
Our Revolution supports progressive champions at every level of government. By supporting candidates backed by people, not corporations, we are aiming to transform American politics to make our political and economic systems responsive to the needs of working families.