February 2017

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  • Growing our Team: Welcoming Three New PPL Staff

    We are so pleased to announce the newest members of our Public and Political Leadership Team! Martín, Britney, and Mackenzie join Mónica G. Pérez and Toria C. Boldware building local leadership across the country. (Read more about Wellstone's PPL work here)

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  • Building Progressive Power Coast to Coast

    Each week, we're confronted with another threat to our communities; last week's assault on immigrants leads painfully to this week's attack on transgender kids. We do this work of resisting, of persevering, knowing full well that it doesn't stop here: that another hateful executive order is just around the corner. 

    And we aren't going anywhere. In these first months of the new administration, Wellstone has turned toward what we already know: we can't cede power anywhere. 

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  • Data and Analytics Camp Stands with Miami

    Last Friday, when the Miami-Dade County Commission voted to collaborate with ICE and place our communities at risk, we were horrified. We believe that our public and political leaders should act to strengthen our communities, not tear them apart.

    We asked our partners on the ground how we could help. The answer: "Come to Miami." 

    Wellstone is proud to stand in solidarity with our allies and partners in Florida who are resisting this threat to our communities; however we also know the risks that come with traveling to cities with hateful, anti-immigrant policies. 

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