When and how was Progressive Neighbors founded?


Progressive Neighbors was founded in early 2006 in a Takoma Park living room.  The group wanted to impact the upcoming elections and decided to work together to support the candidates on whom they agreed. Progressive Neighbors helped elect Jamie Raskin in his first race, and went on to endorse and campaign for progressive candidates and ballot issues over a decade.   It has grown to include voters in Silver Spring, Chevy Chase, Bethesda, Olney, Kensington, and Rockville

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published this page in FAQs 2013-10-19 23:59:02 -0400
Progressive Neighbors has been active for many years in a wide variety of progressive causes both locally and nationally, on issues of peace, education, housing, labor, gender, health care, civil rights, democracy, environment, and transportation.