Two years ago, Local Progress members gathered in Pittsburgh for our national convening just days after the murders of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. There in Pittsburgh, dozens of Local Progress members took to the streets, joining those protesting police violence. Right after that convening, we launched a member working group focused on reforming local
County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava speaks at Women's Equality Day 2017. This month's member profile is of County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava of District 8 in Miami-Dade County, Florida. County Commissioner Levine Cava was first elected in 2014 and has been an advocate for South Florida residents and communities for over 30 years.
After Sanctuary Cities Convening, 100+ Local Lawmakers Pledge To Uphold And Expand Sanctuary Policies
For Immediate Release: April 12, 2017 Media Contact: Asya Pikovsky, firstname.lastname@example.org, 207-522-2442 Anita Jain, email@example.com, 347-636-9761 After Sanctuary Cities Convening, 100+ Local Lawmakers Pledge To Uphold And Expand Sanctuary Policies Open letter from Local Progress demonstrates growing national support in the face of growing White House threats NEW YORK – On the heels of the country’s
Published in 2016 In 2016, Local Progress and the Young Elected Officials Action Network (YEO Action) partnered hand-in-hand with our constituents – including many from the Muslim, Arab, and South Asian communities – to speak out and fight back against anti-Muslim bigotry, and the related xenophobia, racism, and hate that surrounds it. We believe progressive