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  • Winning Enduring Progress: 2014 Annual Report

    We are pleased to share with you the latest annual report. Capping off a busy 2014 with over 120 trainings, partnering with hundreds of frontline organizations, and launching our biggest program-to-date, Wellstone Corps, this report is a powerful affirmation of Wellstone Action's impact in politics and within the progressive movement.

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  • Join Our Team!

    As the largest capacity-building organization in the country for progressive candidates, campaigners, activists, and organizations, we arm progressives with the strategies and skills to win. We develop political leaders. We strengthen movement organizations. We ignite change. And we want you to join us!

    As Communications Manager, you get the great job of telling our stories and touting our successes to a variety of stakeholders across the country. And you'll work with a highly strategic and hilarious team that cares as much about our people as we do about the work.

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  • Update - Camp Wellstone: Online

    I wanted to give you an update on Camp Wellstone: Online.

    Earlier this month, we launched our new online learning program, and over the past two weeks over 130 people from 24 states (and Canada!) have joined us for our online classroom on running, and winning, as a progressive candidate.

    Camp Wellstone: Online is one of the most important new initiatives we’ve started this year. And we could only launch it because of support from donors like you..

    As one participant said after the last session:

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  • WE'RE HIRING: Senior Project Manager

    Guiding a people-centered, progressive politics. Winning on some of the most critical social justice issues of our time. That's what we do at Wellstone Action - and we invite you to join us.

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  • A Tale of Two Judges

    Hamilton County, Ohio, Judges Jerry Metz and Pat Foley began their careers on a parallel track. Both trace their interest in politics to their childhoods. They even attended the same seminary (though they didn’t know each other at the time!) and then moved on to legal work for the bulk of their careers. And both thank Wellstone for propelling their judicial campaigns.

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  • Join Our Team: Development Associate

    Guiding a people-centered, progressive politics. Winning on some of the most critical social justice issues of our time. That’s what we do at Wellstone Action – and we invite you to join us.

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  • Why not now?

    “I come from a big family, so organizing big events is in my blood.” Explains Pinky Vargas, “I’ve always been a community organizer.”

    And while her interest in local Bellingham (a Seattle suburb) politics grew over the years – she’d even watch the local access channel’s broadcast of city council meetings – the idea of running for office stayed in the back of her mind to do many years down the line.

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