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  • Welcoming a New Era of Leadership at Wellstone

    Today, we announced that Wellstone will have a new Executive Director in Edith Sargon as of May 1st. Ben Goldfarb will continue to serve as Strategic Advisor to the organization through December 2016. We are excited to welcome this new era of leadership at Wellstone. Click through for statements from both Ben and Edith. Thank you for celebrating with us in this moment.

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  • A Data-Driven Future

    Earlier this month, 56 organizers from across the country gathered in Baltimore for Data BootCamp – a six-day intensive training designed to further the skills of those working in (or transitioning to) data-related positions that fuel progressive campaigns.
    They came from a diversity of backgrounds and a variety of causes to unite around a common passion for data-driven strategy. Now, with new skills, expanded networks, and amplified passions, they are ready to take our movement to the next level.
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    A Huge Thank You to Our Data BootCamp Team!

    This month's Data BootCamp was the first of several crucial trainings that are new to Wellstone this year as part of our commitment to continue the work of New Organizing Institute.

    Data BootCamp was a six-day intensive training for those working in (or transitioning to) data-related positions in the progressive movement. When we say intense, we really mean it. The 56 trainees worked long and HARD, and walked away with an arsenal of new and improved skills from VAN to SQL to GIS and so much more.

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  • The Year Ahead

    You already know that 2016 is going to be a big year. With a critical Presidential election on the line, we know that protecting our democracy is essential at both the federal and local level – and with your help, we can make sure that all across this country, we are practicing a politics that improves people’s lives.

    Here’s what’s on tap for Wellstone in 2016:

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  • A Bold Future

    We’re proud of all we accomplished, together, in 2015 and we're looking forward to great things in 2016. This infographic is a summary of all we've accomplished in 2015.
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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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  • 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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