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Why I Ran for State Assembly

July 11, 2019

Why I Ran for State Assembly

For the past three weeks, I’ve been decompressing following a vigorous grassroots political campaign to unseat a longtime Democratic incumbent here in New Jersey. While we lost the contest, the campaign was successful in expanding the Progressive base and spreading awareness about alternative visions of the future within the Democratic party. I was driven to […]

January 8, 2019

Understanding Our Opportunity – Local Elections

The 2020 Presidential election is already making headlines during this first week of 2019.  Infighting seems to be running rampant with both of the dominant political parties as notable candidates like Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and to a lesser extent, Beta O’Rourke have spoken openly about running on the Democratic ticket while Republicans seem to […]