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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan August 12, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan Calls for Civil Rights Director’s Resignation Petition launched calling for Arbulu to resign or be removed MICHIGAN — In the wake of reports showing sexist and inappropriate behavior, Progress Michigan is calling on Michigan Department of Civil Rights […]

Oakland County Commissioner Must Resign Over Email Coverup

Oakland County Commissioner Must Resign Over Email Coverup

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan August 12, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Oakland County Commissioner Must Resign Over Email Coverup Resignation and new email standards will help rebuild public trust MICHIGAN — Progress Michigan is calling for Oakland County Commissioner Shelly Taub to resign following a report from WXYZ where she admitted to sending a […]

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‘Redact’: Email Shows Now-U.S. Attorney Using Private Email During Schuette Tenure

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan August 2, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org ‘Redact’: Email Shows Now-U.S. Attorney Using Private Email During Schuette Tenure Matthew Schneider used private email account to communicate with GOP during 2016 recount MICHIGAN — Scrawled at the top of a 2016 email header with the email addresses […]

It’s About More Than A Flag

It’s About More Than A Flag

  Last week, Rep. Lynn Afendoulis of Grand Rapids introduced a bill that, frankly, is insulting to the LGTBQ+ community and its allies. The bill would make flying any flag above government buildings besides the state flag, governor’s flag, and the American flag against the law. Bills like Afendoulis’s are not just wrong – they’re […]

Progress Michigan: Multimedia Designer

Progress Michigan: Multimedia Designer

  Progress Michigan’s mission is to provide a strong credible voice that holds public officials and government accountable, assists in the promotion of progressive ideas and uses cutting-edge digital media strategies to creatively build grassroots support for progressive issues. We’re a marketing department for progressive ideas – a campaign that never stops.  We’re looking for […]

As ‘Dems for Life’ Conference Begins, Progress Michigan Pushes Back Against Hypocrisy

As ‘Dems for Life’ Conference Begins, Progress Michigan Pushes Back Against Hypocrisy

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 26, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org As ‘Dems for Life’ Conference Begins, Progress Michigan Pushes Back Against Hypocrisy You can’t claim to stand for “freedom” while trying to deny access to safe abortions MICHIGAN — On Friday, Progress Michigan hosted a press call to expose […]

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Michiganders Rally to Shut Down Line 5 During Kalamazoo Oil Spill’s 9th Anniversary

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 25, 2019 Contact: Cayley Winters, 269-601-5834, cayley@progressmichigan.org Michiganders Rally to Shut Down Line 5 During Kalamazoo Oil Spill’s 9th Anniversary Nine years after the Enbridge oil spill in the Kalamazoo River, Michiganders speak out against Line 5 tunnel proposal and share lessons learned from America’s largest inland oil […]

America Votes: Michigan Deputy State Director

America Votes: Michigan Deputy State Director

Organization Overview America Votes is the coordination hub of the progressive community, leading collaborative efforts among a diverse coalition of more than 400 state and national partner organizations to advance progressive policies, win elections and protect every American’s right to vote. America Votes works nationally and in more than 20 states to provide a range […]