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 Caucus of the CA Democratic Party, Progressiveslate.org, California Nurses Association, Progressive Democrats of America, and other progressive organizations 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 at this website (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
* 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 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
* Secure Elections
For a full list of principles, please visit the Progressive Caucus website at http://www.progressivecaucuscdp.org/?page_id=664
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.