Tag Archive for Progressive Values

How The West Was Won… And Lost

(Proudly cross-posted at C4O) This week has been nothing short of amazing! Barack Obama will be our next President. More and better Democrats will be going to Congress. The electoral map has undergone a major blue shift. So why has this whole experience been bittersweet at best for me? Well, all is not well in…

The Battleground in My Backyard

(Proudly cross-posted at C4O) Nervous yet? I know I am. It’s crazy enough having to follow the Presidential Election 24/7. But for me and my friends & family here in California, we have even more on our minds! We have a Congressional race to win. We have an evil, discriminatory ballot initiative to defeat. And…

CA-46: In Costa Mesa

Ah, what a weekend! There’s really nothing like a good, old fashioned neighborhood walk to soothe one’s soul! Whenever I get nervous about the election, I schedule some time to walk and I feel so much better afterwards. And you know what else? I also helped two very special people in their efforts to get…

No on 8: Match This Contribution!

There’s news that a big friend of equal rights has pledged $500,000 to the No on Prop 8/Equality for All campaign… If that contribution is matched. So would you like to make sure No on 8 has $1 million to fight the right-wing smears flooding our local TV & radio stations daily? Well, it’s simple.…

CA-46: The Time Is Now

Now is the time. Today is the day to make change happen. I’ve been able to do it, and hopefully you will be able to do it as well. Debbie Cook has a real chance of winning in the 46th District. If I didn’t think so, I wouldn’t be working as hard as I am…