October 15, 2017

Announcement: Welcome 2 New Board Members

Please give a heartfelt welcome to 2 new members of the Board! At its regular meeting on October 14 in St. Cloud, the ORMN Board of Directors appointed two additional Board Members, to move toward the allowed 19 person roster. The following outstanding leaders have been added: Sharon Sund (CD3) Nelsie Yang (CD4) With these additions, our Board consists of …

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October 1, 2017

Announcement: Board of Directors Meeting (on Oct. 14, 2017)

The Board of Directors of Our Revolution MN will convene a regular meeting of the Board in St. Cloud, MN on Saturday, October 14th. The meeting will take place in the community room of Caribou Coffee, at 4101 West Division Street, with the open agenda beginning at 4 pm and concluding at 6:30 pm.

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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 …

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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

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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 …

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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 …

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July 27, 2017

Save the Date: Our Revolution MN Founding Convention

In 2016, Sen. Bernie Sander’s historic campaign for president planted the seed of renewed hope in progressives throughout our country, while reminding us that “real change never comes from the top down, [but] always from the bottom up.” Today, Our Revolution continues Bernie’s work to nurture and grow the future of progressive politics in Minnesota and throughout the country. Join …

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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: …

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