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Progress Michigan provides a strong credible voice that holds public officials and government accountable and helps build grassroots support for progressive ideas.

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  • Who we are

    Progress Michigan is a first-of-its-kind organization. Our mission is to provide a strong credible voice that holds public officials and government accountable and assists in the promotion of progressive ideas.

  • What we do

    Progress Michigan works as a communications team and media hub for the entire progressive community. We're a marketing department for progressive ideas - a campaign that never stops.

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    Want to take your activism to the next level? Join our network of thousands of Michiganders working to make Michigan better.

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Cover of John Lennon “If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.”- John Lennon“Peace begins with a smile.”- Mother Teresa“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”- Albert Einstein“Peace is its own reward.”- Mohandas Gandhi“If you want to make peace, you don’t talk to your […]

Matt Millen, Andy Dillon

Matt Millen, Andy Dillon

Confession: I’m a Lions fan. I use “fan” in all its implications and connotations, including “I can’t stop loving the Honolulu Blue, but I might vomit if they blow it in the fourth quarter again, oh please let me forget about them.” So when this little YouTube gem came my way, I was enthralled. Matt […]


Bishop Closer To Check-Mate?

Image via Wikipedia MIRS reports that almost-former Senate Majority Leader Mike Bishop will not run for chair of the Michigan Republican Party. Recall that last week the chattering class in the Capitol made sure reporters knew that Bishop was up for a job in the administration of Governor-elect Rick Snyder. Bishop maintains that he hasn’t […]

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A Clean Energy Race to The Top

Image via Wikipedia Today, Gov. Jennifer Granholm proposed a “Jobs Race to the Top” for America to encourage other states to adopt programs that create jobs fast over the short term in fields critical to our future like clean energy. Michigan has been a leader in the clean energy economy. Just this week, Michigan landed […]


The Real Bullies…

How many kids have to die before the Michigan Senate decides enough is enough?  Every time I read about another high school student who was bullied enough to take their own life, I have to wonder what our supposed leaders at the Capitol are thinking.  It has been almost a decade since Kevin Epling’s son, […]