USA Today Article Link https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/08/03/lgbtq-policy-iowa-4-h-alarms-conservatives-director-fired/900070002/ As reported in the USA Today, the Des Moines Register and several other news outlets — John-Paul Chaisson-Cárdenas the nationally recognized Iowa 4-H Director and the … Continue Reading LTE: Iowa 4-H Director Fired After Gay, Transgender Inclusion Policy Inflames Conservative Groups
Who: Progress Iowa What: Marching and Meeting With Rep. Rod Blum and President Donald Trump Where: Northeast Iowa Community College, Peosta Campus When: Thursday, July 26, 2018, at 10:00 AM … Continue Reading Call to Action: Stand Up, Speak Out!
By Chris Petersen: For my family, “pre-existing conditions” are more than a technicality. They’re a matter of life or death, of sickness or health. My wife and I are Iowa … Continue Reading I’m a Small Farmer from Iowa. Why Does Trump Want to Take My Health Care?
Here is a small sampling of the bullshit pulled in the US Congress to cover for DJT this week. In the House of Representatives Refused to subpoena DJT’s translator. Refused … Continue Reading Congressional Republicans are Either Complicit with or Guilty of Treason
The College and Young Democrats of Iowa released a statement earlier this week calling on campaigns to unionize, citing that Democrats are champions of labor and should extend those opportunities … Continue Reading CYDI Executive Board Calls on Campaigns to Unionize
Editor’s note: From time to time we receive Letters to the Editor from candidates for office. Publication of these LTEs are not an endorsement of the candidate and all LTEs … Continue Reading LTE: We Can End The Opioid Epidemic
The original article can be viewed here. Our predecessors brought forth some of the most progressive policies in generations. From the Civil War that help end slavery to the Civil … Continue Reading The Future Is Progressive
In the spring of 2016 I started sharing a Current Affairs article by Nathan J. Robinson titled “Unless Democrats Run Sanders, A Trump Nomination Means a Trump Presidency.” I sent … Continue Reading LTE: Outgrow the Status Quo
Editor’s note: This is a personal endorsement. The views expressed in this editorial are my own and are not necessarily those of PVI’s writers, contributors, or editors. By: Brian McLain … Continue Reading From the Desk of the Editor: Why I Support Cathy Glasson for Governor
Senate Minority Leader Janet Petersen has issued a statement calling for former Gubernatorial candidate, Senator Nate Boulton, to resign his seat in the Iowa Senate. That statement is quoted below. … Continue Reading Senate Minority Leader Calls for Boulton to Resign
Democratic candidate for governor Nate Boulton has officially suspended his campaign amid allegations of sexual misconduct. This drastically changes the dynamics of the race as Boulton was one of three … Continue Reading BREAKING: Boulton Suspends Campaign
Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Cathy Glasson released the following statement in regards to the Des Moines Register article on Senator Boulton’s sexual misconduct: “These reports of sexual misconduct about Senator Boulton … Continue Reading Candidates Weigh In on Boulton Allegations UPDATED
Date: June 2, 2018 Time: 5:00 p.m. Place: South 17th Event Center, 300 S. 17th St, Ames, IA The Story County Democrats are ready to “Turn up the Heat” with … Continue Reading Our Revolution President Nina Turner Headlines Story County Fundraiser
Early voting is underway in Iowa and now is your chance to cast a ballot for Progressive Candidates in several high profile races. You can cast your early ballot at … Continue Reading Poll: Who Will You Vote Early For?
Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Cathy Glasson released the following statement Friday evening in response to Governor Reynolds signing the “Fetal Heartbeat Bill” : “Kim Reynolds rushed to roll back the clock … Continue Reading Glasson Releases Statement on Fetal Heartbeat Legislation
Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement will be hosting several teach-in events across the state this month focusing on the transition to a 100% clean energy system. Guest speaker … Continue Reading Event: Iowa CCI Hosts Statewide Clean Energy Teach-In for Earth Day