SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento is proud to announce Sacramento Councilmember Katie Valenzuela as the featured speaker at our Feb. 4 membership meeting. Valenzuela will be presenting for the People’s Budget Sacramento, an organization that promotes participatory budgeting (PB) for both the City and the County of Sacramento. According to the Participatory Budgeting Initiative, PBContinue reading “Wellstone Hosts Councilmember Valenzuela at February Meeting”
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Wellstone Co-Hosts Arden-Arcade Community Table
ARDEN-ARCADE, Calif. — Wellstone Progressive Democrats of Sacramento along with the Arden Community Council and Mutual Assistance Network will be hosting the Arden-Arcade Community Table, a food, diaper and toiletry distribution, on Saturday, Jan. 30. The event will be held in front of Kico’s Mexican Food on 2324 Arden Way and will last from 10Continue reading “Wellstone Co-Hosts Arden-Arcade Community Table”
Virtual Oktoberfest: Progressive Women of Color Candidates Forum
As the COVID19 pandemic forces us all to socially distance, we are doing something new this year. On October 1 at 7pm, we are hosting a virtual panel entirely comprised of progressive women of color candidates. This will kick off a month of campaigning every weekend for our endorsed candidates and legislation so we scoreContinue reading “Virtual Oktoberfest: Progressive Women of Color Candidates Forum”
2020 General Endorsements (Part 3)
Our Revolution Sacramento / Wellstone Progressive Democrats formally ENDORSE Sacramento Measure C Statewide Propositions 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 23, and 25 Finally, Our Revolution Sacramento / Wellstone Progressive Democrats formally OPPOSE Sacramento Measure A Statewide Propositions 19, 20, 22, and 24.
2020 General Endorsements (Part 2)
VOTE FOR THESE PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS! The election is upon us. Ballots drop within a couple months. Regina BANKS for Elk Grove Unified School District (Area 1) Chinua RHODES for Sac City Unified School District (Area 5) Jaya BADIGA for Folsom City Council Fatima MALIK for SMUD Board (Ward 5)
2020 General Endorsements (Part 1)
VOTE FOR THESE PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS! The election is upon us. Ballots drop within a couple months. Ali MOUA for Elk Grove City Council (D1) Maureen CRAFT for Elk Grove City Council (D3) Chris YATOOMA for Los Rios Trustee (Area 3) Tami NELSON for Los Rios Trustee (Area 7)
Statement on the Police Lynching of George Floyd
BLACK LIVES MATTER We condemn the police’s murder of George Floyd – a modern day lynching. George Floyd’s death is yet another highly visible extrajudicial execution in a horrifically long list of thousands of Black and brown people killed by police. From Breonna Taylor to Meagan Hockaday, to Oscar Grant and Stephon Clark – thereContinue reading “Statement on the Police Lynching of George Floyd”
Demand an equitable pandemic response.
Now is the time to call your legislators. Make sure they don’t follow Trump’s reckless “leadership”, or resort to typical, ineffective, neoliberal, trickle-down band-aids. Find your City Council Member Find your County SupervisorFind your US House Member Find your CA State Legislators Contact Senator Feinstein Contact Senator Harris Wellstone is suggesting theseContinue reading “Demand an equitable pandemic response.”
2020 Primary Voter Guide
Voting in Sacramento for the 2020 Primary? Of course you are, because you exercise your right to vote! Confused by the tons of candidates and measures? Here’s our 2020 Primary voter guide!
Let us know how we’re doing!
PLEASE TAKE OUR SWOT SURVEY! As part of our ongoing efforts to be transparent and bring in as many stakeholders as possible as we draft our first ever Strategic Plan in 2020 (a YUGE election year), we want to ensure all members can easily provide input. The SWOT Survey is a standard assessment tool thatContinue reading “Let us know how we’re doing!”