Voices for Progress is a unique organization made up of influential people advocating for the public interest
Prevent Climate Catastrophe
by limiting carbon pollution and investing in clean energy and efficiency.
Expand Opportunity and Reduce Income Inequality
by reversing budget cuts, boosting public investment in education, maintaining a strong safety net, raising the minimum wage, and closing tax loopholes.
by getting big money out of politics, promoting voter participation, and confirming judges.
More detailed information on particular issues is available in the “members only” section of the website.
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Economic Opportunity Conversations with Electeds
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Guided by our Statement of Principles
Combating Climate Catastrophe
by limiting carbon pollution, requiring polluters to reimburse the public for the damage they inflict, and investing in energy efficiency, renewable energy, and clean energy research.
by getting big money out of politics, protecting voting rights, and reforming the filibuster so that government can function by majority rule.
Improving Education and Opportunity
by promoting best practices and increasing funding for early childhood education, coaching for parents of disadvantaged children, quality public schools, and affordable job training or higher education.
Improving Wages, Protecting America’s Safety Net, and Creating Jobs
through investments in education, clean energy, infrastructure and research to build a strong economic future for generations to come, and to ensure that all Americans have access to adequate food, shelter, health care, and other critical services.
Protecting Reproductive Freedom
by ensuring that women have the right to make decisions about their reproductive health.
Fixing our Broken Immigration System and Preventing Discrimination
based on race, ethnicity, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability.
Ensuring Access to Quality, Affordable Health Care
including improving quality while reducing health system waste, errors, and costs.
Improving Tax Fairness
by closing tax loopholes and asking the wealthiest individuals and profitable corporations to pay their fair share so that America can make needed investments and ensure that others have opportunities similar to those of us who have prospered the most.
Maximizing Government Effectiveness
and reducing wasteful spending wherever it occurs including Pentagon spending, unjustified subsidies, wasteful contracting practices, and ineffective programs.