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Over Two Dozen Organizations Speak Out Against #MILameDuck

To: Michigan Editorial Boards and Reporters From: Below signed organizations Re: Michigan’s Lame Duck Session November 30, 2018 Over Two Dozen Organizations Speak Out Against #MILameDuck Michigan is in the grips of yet another contentious Lame Duck session and we’re reaching out to your publication and editorial board to urge you to speak out against […]

Sore Loser Republicans Should Go Home

Sore Loser Republicans Should Go Home

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan  November 28, 2018 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [email protected] Sore Loser Republicans Should Go Home Unaccountable, corporate-backed lawmakers using “lame duck” to further harm workers LANSING — Republicans in the Michigan State Senate are using Lame Duck to gut popular policies that raise wages and provide critical benefits to working families […]

Director of Communications: Michigan Nurses Association

Director of Communications: Michigan Nurses Association

The Michigan Nurses Association (MNA) is the largest labor and professional organization for registered nurses in the state. The Director of Communications develops and implements cohesive short- and long-term communications strategies that promote MNA and advance the interests of the organization and its members. This position requires strong written and verbal communications skills. Duties Message […]

Progress Michigan Calls on Senator Meekhof to Discipline Senators Brandenburg and Marleau

Progress Michigan Calls on Senator Meekhof to Discipline Senators Brandenburg and Marleau

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan November 15, 2018 Contact: Hugh Madden, 734-250-2070, [email protected] Progress Michigan Calls on Senator Meekhof to Discipline Senators Brandenburg and Marleau Votes for personal financial gain likely a violation of Senate rules LANSING — Today, Progress Michigan mailed a letter to Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof urging him to discipline […]

Schuette’s Toxic Legacy

Schuette’s Toxic Legacy

In a state where water contamination is a growing crisis, threats to our Great Lakes go unchecked, and corporate interests lobby to dump pollution into our air and water, people are rightly concerned about the records and proposed policies of those seeking higher office. Throughout the last year, Attorney General Bill Schuette’s record on the […]

Progressive Groups Offer Support to Good Jobs Now

Progressive Groups Offer Support to Good Jobs Now

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan and America Votes Michigan  October 31, 2018 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [email protected] Progressive Groups Offer Support to Good Jobs Now Progress Michigan, America Votes Michigan offer support to Good Jobs Now family, community MICHIGAN — Following the tragic shooting of two Good Jobs Now canvassers in Detroit, Progress Michigan […]

Secretary of State Fails to Respond to Progress Michigan FOIA Request on Voter Address Error

Secretary of State Fails to Respond to Progress Michigan FOIA Request on Voter Address Error

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan October 27, 2018 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [email protected] Secretary of State Fails to Respond to Progress Michigan FOIA Request on Voter Address Error Failure to respond to FOIA in a timely manner raises more questions LANSING — Progress Michigan is calling out Secretary of State Ruth Johnson for her office’s […]

‘You know who he is right?’: Footage of Chatfield Arrest at Airport

‘You know who he is right?’: Footage of Chatfield Arrest at Airport

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan October 25, 2018 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [email protected] ‘You know who he is right?’: Footage of Chatfield Arrest at Airport Footage shows aftermath of Chatfield’s attempt to bring unregistered, loaded gun on plane MICHIGAN — Progress Michigan has obtained police body cam footage documenting the detainment and processing at the […]