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School Board Members Resist DeVos

On January 30th, Local Progress organized over 70 local school board members from 15 states to submit a letter to […]

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Opinion: We Won’t Stop Providing Sanctuary in Austin, Denver

By Gregorio “Greg” Casar and Robin Kniech Within days of taking office, Donald Trump has already shown he will fulfill […]

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Save the Date: Join Us for Sixth Local Progress Convening July 27-29 in Austin

Local Progress Members, As the newest member of the Local Progress Board and a proud Texan, I couldn’t be more […]

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Three steps for progressive resistance and rebuilding as Trump era launches

By Katrina vanden Heuvel, January 3, 2017. As the new year begins, any honest progressive knows the political outlook is bleak. […]

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Resisting Hate and Fighting Back Together

Cities are rising together to fight back against a Trump Administration agenda. If you are looking for inspiration, here are […]

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Reflections: Now is the Time to Build Our Community

Local Progress Members, Tuesday was a difficult and shocking day, and only one of many to come. As leaders committed […]

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Members Stand Against Hate and Anti-Muslim Bigotry

The American Leaders Against Hate and Anti-Muslim Bigotry Campaign is going strong. More than 500 elected officials signed on to […]

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New York Protects Freelance Workers

Last week,  New York City passed the nation’s first law to protect freelancers from client nonpayment. The Freelancing Isn’t Free […]

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This Group of Politicians Just Put Forward a Platform Progressives Can Embrace

By Peter Moskowitz, July 26, 2016 At the DNC, Local Progress offers a vision of cities as the center of […]

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Local Progress and Community Allies Win Major Housing Reforms!

For the last two years, Local Progress and the Center for Popular Democracy, with the leadership of community groups Alliance […]

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Member Profile: M. Lorena Gonzalez

Seattle Councilmember M. Lorena Gonzalez is a former civil rights attorney and community advocate. Elected to the City Council in November […]

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Local Progress Responds To Ruling Blocking SB4

08.30.2017 NEW YORK — In response to a ruling halting most parts of Senate Bill 4, a vicious anti-immigrant law […]

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