Deadline to request endorsement is Jan. 2

We are looking forward to supporting a wide and deep slate of progressives in the upcoming April election. If you are running and would like to be on that team, you need to request an endorsement by Jan. 2, the same day nomination papers are due. Candidates seeking endorsement should contact Vice Chair-Campaigns Noah Lieberman,, 704-737-3735. Our… Read More

Call Ron Johnson now

The Senate is nearing a vote on its billionaire relief bill (aka tax “reform”), which would boost taxes on the middle class and poor, undermine the Affordable Care Act, and explode the deficit — something the GOP used to hate — all to provide a break to the wealthy. Sen. Ron Johnson has previously said… Read More

Nov. meeting: Wachs, board elections

At our November membership meeting, we’ll hear from gubernatorial candidate Dana Wachs, who currently represents Eau Claire in the Assembly. We’ll also have elections for the Dane Dems board. (See nominee statements here. Note that this list does not include representatives by Assembly District, who will be selected in caucuses during the meeting. Also, to run… Read More

Oct. meeting: Gronik, Dallet, board posts

At our October membership meeting, we’ll hear from gubernatorial candidate Andy Gronik and Supreme Court candidate Rebecca Dallet. We will also nominate members for county party officer and vice chair posts; those wishing to run should be paid-up members for at least three months. Nominations will come from the floor. At least three current board members… Read More

Stand with Charlottesville

Stand against racism and Nazis in America, and in solidarity with those killed and wounded in Charlottesville. Where: Capitol Square, Madison When: 8-10 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 13 Details: The event, co-sponsored by Dane Dems, Indivisible, Wisconsin Progressive Alliance, and others is developing. The Facebook event will be updated as needed.

Take action on Foxconn

Attendees at tonight’s membership meeting heard Rep. Dianne Hesselbein give a great summary about problems with Walker’s $3 billion Foxconn deal. She also mentioned that she hadn’t heard much from constituents and urged those with concerns to weigh in. If you need the contact info, go to “Who are My Legislators” on the State Legislature page. Or,… Read More