September 18, 2017

Announcement: Board of Directors Meeting (on Sept. 21, 2017)

The recently elected Governing Board of ORMN will hold a special organizational board-only meeting to attend to some internal business enabling the transition from the former Acting Board to occur and to enable its efforts toward a more inclusive board membership. This meeting will occur on Thursday, September 21st, 2017 at 8pm CST. To promptly accomplish this with good stewardship …

Continue reading
September 18, 2017

Founding Convention Presentation: “Health Care for All Minnesotans”

One of the outstanding presentations from this past weekend’s Founding Convention — “Health Care for All Minnesotans — was given by Anne Jones and MN Sen. John Marty (District 66). Many of Our Revolution MN’s members have asked for the slides to be made available. So please view the presentation below for yourself: Download

Continue reading
September 16, 2017

Founding Convention: Board Election Results

Congratulations to our first elected Board of Directors! District 1 Nancy Adams Kym Wentzell District 2 Kevin Shannon Roger Kittelson District 3 Governor Thomas District 4 Michael Bearfoot Rod Halvorson District 5 Erika Onsrud Janet Kitui District 6 Kevin Carpenter District 7 Shawn Olson Joshua Melgaard District 8 Michael Mayou Kathryn Wegner Update: By consensus, the newly-elected Board has selected …

Continue reading
September 12, 2017

Founding Convention: Parking, Dining & Lodging Tips

UPDATE: We’ve expanded Saturday’s agenda, due to the incredible response from progressives across the state! Click here to see the Convention Agenda. Location: AAAA Theater 618 Broadway Alexandria, MN 56308 The Alexandria area, like many cities in rural lake country, gets much of its traffic during the summer months. There are a few events in town this weekend, so we …

Continue reading
July 9, 2017

DFL City Convention Results: Minneapolis

Progressive candidates in Minneapolis have just SWEPT their 2017 DFL City Convention! We want to send our heartfelt congratulations to the candidates as well as their tireless campaign teams. Here are the results. Park Board District 1: Chris Meyer (ENDORSED) Park Board District 2: Kale Severson (ENDORSED) Park Board District 3: No endorsement after 2 ballots Park Board District 4: …

Continue reading
April 17, 2017

EDayVoteMN: Environmental Vote and Governor’s Straw Poll

Make sure your voice is heard! In conjunction with EdayVoteMN.com, we’re inviting you to participate in a unique opportunity to demonstrate Our Revolution MN’s electoral influence – the 1st Minnesota Election Day for the Environment. How, you ask? EdayVoteMN is offering an online poll centered around environmental issues for the Minnesota Governor’s race. Vote online now until Earth Day (April …

Continue reading
March 19, 2017

Bots for a Better World: Text Resist to 50409

by Colin Lee ResistBot is the best new tech tool for civic engagement. It’s so simple: Text the word “resist” to 50409 (without quotes.) A very well-written software program will text you back. In the span of only four to six one-line SMS messages, you will have sent a fax to each of your U.S. Senators and your Congressperson. It …

Continue reading
August 10, 2016

Supporting local vocal Bernie Electeds

Rick Nolan CD 8 is in a very competitive reelection battle.  He was one of the MN supporters who did the most to advocate both that Bernie should become POTUS and that we should enact his legislative agenda. Lets return the love and make sure he gets reelected.  Here are some volunteer opportunities you can participate in: http://www.nolanforcongress.org/events Keith Ellison CD5 http://www.keithellison.org/form/1421027978523969280 …

Continue reading