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16 Feb

Progressives United – – Russ Feingold, Founder

The McGlynn: I knew that former Senator Feingold was not going to disappear into the sunset. Not this man.

This is great news for our country and for those of us who believe in the progressive movement. Please join with him and not make his a lonely path.

Keep Up the Fight

Join us and pledge: I will fight back against corporate influence and corruption in Washington. 

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Russ’s Vision

Progressives United will lead the movement to curtail corporate influence on politics, and we will never compromise on our integrity in the allies we work with, the candidates we support, or the donations we accept.

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What we do

Progressives United was formed to demand democratic reforms to our election system, support candidates who want corporations out of the electoral process, and call out the media when they hide the real story.

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Latest News

Feb16

Russ Feingold Launches ‘Progressives United’ To Combat Corporate Influences In Politics

The Huffington Post

WASHINGTON — When some senators retire, they decide to take lucrative lobbying jobs. Others go straight to Wall Street. But Wisconsin Democrat Russ Feingold, who lost his re-election bid in November, is continuing on his principled — and often lonely — path by starting an organization to combat corporate influence in politics, an effort he hopes will spark “a new progressive movement” that will truly hold elected officials accountable.

Feb16

Feingold forms PAC to boost liberal candidates and fight corporate influence

The Hill

Feingold’s new group was formed as an “effort dedicated to mitigating the effects of, and eventually overturning, the Citizens United decision,”according to its website. But it will also look to boost liberal candidates through its newly-formed PAC. 

Feb16

Russ Feingold launches progressive PAC

Politico

Progressives United’s mission will, in particular, focus on countering the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling, which gave corporations much greater latitude in donating to political campaigns. The ruling overturned key portions of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, better known as the McCain-Feingold Act, which limited corporate influence on elections.

Feb11

Feingold: Mubarak resignation underscores need to fix intelligence agencies

The Hill

A former member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Friday the events leading to the stunning resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak underscore the need for U.S. intelligence agency reform. 

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Feb15

My new group: Progressives United

Today, I am proud to announce that progressives — demanding change and demanding action — have come together to help me launch a new group: Progressives United

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Announcing Progressives United

Authorized and paid for by Progressives United Political Action Committee, Ashok Bhargava, Fitchburg, WI, Treasurer

P.O. Box 620062 Middleton, WI 53562
phone: 608/831-7877 | fax: 608/831-3192 | email: info@progressivesunited.org
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