Pia Gallegos

Pia Gallegos

Pia Gallegos is the Chair of the Adelante Progressive Caucus of the Democratic Party of New Mexico.

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With plenty of Democratic members of Congress with terrible voting records, a grassroots primary campaign can put a scare into those who pay more attention to big donors than consituents and voters. (Photo: Gordon_Frets/flickr/cc) Views
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Meet the 'Bad Blues': House Democrats Who Deserve to Be Primaried by Progressives
The following report is by no means exhaustive—only illustrative. There may well be a Democratic member of Congress near you not included here who serves corporate interests more than majority interests, or has simply grown tired or complacent in the never-ending struggles for social, racial and...
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The Democratic Party is foolish not to dedicate a presidential debate to this issue.  (Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr/cc) Views
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
DNC Chair Tom Perez Tries to Justify Failure to Prioritize Climate Crisis
Last week, during his national tour, Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez stopped in Albuquerque to speak at a Democratic Party gathering. But he hastily left without taking questions. Luckily, I was able to approach Perez before his talk and handed him the RootsAction.org petition urging...
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autopsy Views
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Democratic Autopsy: One Year Later
In October 2017, a team of progressive researchers published “ Autopsy: The Democratic Party in Crisis ,” which probed the causes of the disastrous 2016 election defeat. The report came in the wake of the party leadership’s failure to do its own autopsy. In a cover story for The Nation , William...
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