PROGRESSIVES... LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!
VOTE FOR PROGRESSIVE SLATE CANDIDATES FOR THE CA DEMOCRATIC PARTY STATE CENTRAL COMMITTEE DELEGATE POSITIONS AND FOR POSITIONS ON THE EXECUTIVE BOARD!
Members of the Progressive Democrats of America and the Progressive Caucus of the CA Democratic Party have joined forces to run progressive slates for CDP delegate positions.
Members of the progressive slate have come together on the belief that the power to change our party comes from a cohesive group of individuals dedicated to making change happen.
Please print out your list of candidates from this website and bring it with you to the election.
To find the candidates running on the progressive slate in your area, please check back (we will update the list as it becomes available).
PROGRESSIVE SLATE FOR CDP DELEGATE
Progressive Delegates advocate for the following causes:
* Bring the Troops Home from Iraq and Afghanistan.
* End Pre-emptive War Policies
* Support Marriage Equality and Work to Repeal Proposition 8
* Work to Eliminate Poverty and Homelessness
*Support Single Payer Health Care
* Abolish the Death Penalty
* Prosecute Bush and Cheney for War Crimes and Constitutional Violations
* Support Clean and Safe Alternative Energy Projects Such as Solar, Wind, Transportation (not nuclear power plants, off-shore oil drilling, and LNG Terminals)
* Support a Living Wage and the Opportunity for Full Employment
* Protect our Vote with Paper Ballots and Reponsible Oversight of Electronic Voting Systems
* Support Workers' Right to Organize
* Re-Establishing a Fair, Objective, and Balanced Media
* Support a Fair, Objective, and Balanced Media
* Support for a Free and Open Internet: Net Neutrality
* Support for Media Diversification, Not Consolidation
* Full Public Campaign Financing
* Reproductive Choice
* Repeal No Child Left Behind
* Support Full Funding of Public Education
* Equal Per Capita Spending for Each Student
* Restore Civil Liberties and Constitutional Rights
* Separation of Church and State.
Other Issues that Slates May Decide to Run on:
* Decriminalizing Marajuana
In addition, Progressive delegates are committed to action on the following nine priorities:
1. Bring Home our Troops from Iraq and Afghanistan.
2. Clean Money
3. Single Payer Healthcare
4. Eliminate Poverty and Homelessness
5. Marriage Equality
6. Ending the Death Penalty
7. Full and Equitable Funding for Public Education K-College
8. Opportunity for Full Employment
9. Secure Elections
We also agree to support progressive candidates that embrace and vote for
progressive issues over more conservative candidates
(whether or not those candidates are incumbents).
If you are an activist commited to taking action on these issues, please come out and vote for the Progressive Slate.