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Progress Michigan: Kalamazoo Metro Workers Deserve Better

Progress Michigan: Kalamazoo Metro Workers Deserve Better

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 9, 2019 Contact: Cayley Winters, 269-601-5834, cayley@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan: Kalamazoo Metro Workers Deserve Better Union members say workers forced to wear adult diapers because of no bathroom breaks KALAMAZOO – On Monday, Kalamazoo Metro workers picketed outside the Metro Headquarters demanding better wages and adequate bathroom […]

Progress Michigan Statement on Snyder Not Going to Harvard

Progress Michigan Statement on Snyder Not Going to Harvard

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 3, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan Statement on Snyder Not Going to Harvard Reports indicate Snyder is turning down the fellowship because of Flint backlash MICHIGAN — Progress Michigan released the following statement regarding Rick Snyder turning down a fellowship with Harvard University […]

Kalamazoo Commissioners Should Adopt Immigrant Driver ID Resolution

Kalamazoo Commissioners Should Adopt Immigrant Driver ID Resolution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 3, 2019 Contact: Cayley Winters, 269-601-5834, cayley@progressmichigan.org Kalamazoo Commissioners Should Adopt Immigrant Driver ID Resolution Kalamazoo community members call for Kalamazoo City Commission to support undocumented residents’ driver’s licenses  KALAMAZOO – On Monday, members of the Kalamazoo community attended the Kalamazoo City Commission meeting at City Hall demanding the commissioners […]

Progress Michigan’s Sam Inglot Promoted to Deputy Director

Progress Michigan’s Sam Inglot Promoted to Deputy Director

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan July 1, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan’s Sam Inglot Promoted to Deputy Director Inglot has been with the progressive advocacy organization for nearly 6 years LANSING — Progress Michigan is pleased to announce today that Sam Inglot has been promoted to be the organization’s […]

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Progress Michigan Statement on Line 5 News

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan June 27, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan Statement on Line 5 News Whitmer, Nessel are working to protect the Great Lakes MICHIGAN — Progress Michigan released the following statement regarding Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Attorney General Dana Nessel’s recent statements and developments around the […]

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Progress Michigan Joins Brief Opposing ‘Adopt and Amend’ Scheme

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan June 19, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan Joins Brief Opposing ‘Adopt and Amend’ Scheme Brief argues the legislature acted unconstitutionally when it gutted minimum wage and earned paid sick time laws in December 2018 LANSING — Progress Michigan joined A Better Balance and 12 other organizations […]

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Progress Michigan Joins Call for Increased Education Funding, Respect for Educators

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan June 18, 2019 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, sam@progressmichigan.org Progress Michigan Joins Call for Increased Education Funding, Respect for Educators #RedforEd rally highlights push to properly fund Michigan classrooms LANSING — Today, Progress Michigan joined teachers, students and advocates for quality public education to rally for increased funding for […]