Our Revolution Maryland is proud to announce our endorsement of State Senator Jill Carter for U.S. Congress in the District 7 special election on February 4. Based on Senator Carter’s (A) progressive voting record representing District 41 in the Maryland Senate and previously in the House of Delegates, (B) long history of championing Maryland’s working families, and (C) strong support for progressive policy in her responses to our questionnaire, we are confident that she will be an outstanding member of Maryland’s Congressional delegation. Continue reading
12/08/19 – Our Revolution’s National Organize to Win 2020 Kickoff in DC.
Our Revolution Howard had a great holiday party December 1. The usual crowd was especially thrilled when Our Revolution’s Executive Director Joseph Geevarghese appeared.
Our Revolution’s signature 2020 Kick-off event is coming right up. It’s this Sunday December 8 at the Eaton Hotel in DC. All are invited to hear great speakers discuss our progressive agenda and the impressive progressive we are making towards it.
Our Revolution’s Chair Larry Cohen, Texas raconteur Jim Hightower, and Nebraska’s pro-environment awesome progressive Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb will all be speaking.
Other speakers include: Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and Our Revolution Maryland leaders and activists Clayton Northcraft, Roxana Segovia-Beltran, and Zola Shaw. Please join us by clicking on the announcement.
We had an awesome turnout at the Silver Spring Thanksgiving 2019 Parade as we marched for Our Revolution Maryland and Bernie Sanders. Thanks to all who came.
Our great panel including Our Revolution Chair Larry Cohen spoke about the multitude of benefits that enacting Medicare for All in Congress would bring to the American people. But we did more than speak. We also listened to concerns voiced by audience members and responded to a number of questions. Continue reading
Our Revolution Montgomery County endorses Virginia Onley for Mayor and James Hedrick for City Council.
Elijah Cummings was a towering American hero. He was the most important public leader in our state. In the coming days and weeks much will be said in his honor.
As Chair of Our Revolution Maryland, I write both in my official capacity and personally based on my enduring admiration for Congressman Cummings.
Whatever the occasion, whatever issue he was addressing, regardless of the question he was answering or the confusion he was clarifying, Mr. Cummings always brought the discussion back to the underlying issue: democracy.
9/20/19 – Poor Steny Hoyer can’t catch a break. Here Our Revolution activists challenge him to support health care for his constituents not a for profit system that benefits the pharmaceutical companies and insurance companies that fill his campaign coffers.
Progressive Richard (RJ) Eskow has worn and wears many hats. A highly regarded writer for magazines like the Nation, Common Dreams, HuffPost, and many others, he also hosts a successful videocast – the Zero Hour. In a former life, Richard worked in the health insurance industry. He is now a full-throated supporter of Medicare-for-All. Recently Richard wrote a fundraising appeal to Our Revolution Maryland activists and subscribers.
Richard has agreed to speak at our Medicare-for-All Town Hall in Gaithersburg on October 20. He joins an already formidable lineup including: Maryland District 39 Delegate Gabe Acevero, Our Revolution Chair and former CWA President Larry Cohen, Laura Kaplan-Weisman, M.D., and Sanjeef “Dr America” Sriram, M.D. We hope you can join us as well 2-4pm at the Gaithersburg Library. Please RSVP right here.