Job Posting: Communications and Digital Director, Progress Virginia Progress Virginia is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, persons with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQI+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. About Progress Virginia: At Progress Virginia (PV) and Progress Virginia Education Fund (PVEF), we drive powerful, values-based narratives to uplift and amplify grassroots voices […]
Hardworking Families Disappointed as Glenn Youngkin and Other Republicans Win Election
Richmond, Virginia—Today, hardworking families across the Commonwealth are disappointed with the news Terry McAuliffe, Hala Ayala, and Mark Herring lost their races for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, and Attorney General.
Trump Endorses Glenn Youngkin Again on Election Eve
Trump has endorsed Glenn Youngkin once again, this time the day before Election Day. While Youngkin would have us believe he is nothing like Trump, it’s clear that they share the same policy goals, and if elected, Trump will be calling the shots here in Virginia behind the scenes.
Glenn Youngkin was a Ruthless Business Man Who Can’t Be Trusted to Lift Up Virginia Families
Glenn Youngkin’s behavior while at The Carlyle Group proves he is not right for Virginia.
Democrats Deliver with Deal To Invest in Affordable Care and Expand Child Tax Credit
Democrats In Virginia Will Do The Same If Re-Elected Washington, DC—Democrats in Washington reached a deal on President Biden’s Build Back Better plan, an unprecedented investment in affordable caregiving, a tax break for middle class families, and the largest effort to combat climate change in history. This is further proof that when we elect Democrats, […]
Glenn Youngkin’s History With Affordable Housing Has Virginians Worried
It’s no secret that for both renters and purchasers in rural communities and cities, many people are struggling with affordable housing. This has been a problem many hard working Virginians have been navigating since even before the pandemic. With housing prices on the rise in Virginia, and low-income Virginians struggling to pay for housing, you would think a candidate for […]
10 Things I Hate About Glenn Youngkin
There are a lot of things I hate about Glenn Youngkin. Like…a lot. Narrowing it down to ten was tough. But here we got, a fast and dirty list of ten things I hate about Glenn Youngkin and why. But just in case you were wondering, no, I’m not going to actually fall in love with him at the end. Gross.
Failure to Disclose Vaccination Status Should Disqualify Winsome Sears From Becoming Lieutenant Governor
Richmond, Virginia—Candidate for Lieutenant Governor, Winsome Sears, won’t disclose her vaccination status. Getting vaccinated is not only safe, but the most basic thing we can do to protect our community and those who cannot get vaccinated themselves, like all children under the age of 12. Failure to get vaccinated or to disclose your vaccination status […]
Gubernatorial Debate Will Prove Glenn Youngkin is Wrong For Virginia
Grundy, Virginia—After Republican Glenn Youngkin rejected two invitations to debate Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the race for Governor, the two candidates will finally meet in a debate tonight. This will be a rare opportunity for voters in Virginia to learn where Glenn Youngkin actually stands on the issues. “Glenn Youngkin has been hiding from voters since he won […]
Abortion is Health Care
As anti-choice supporters rally in opposition to sexual and reproductive health care, reproductive health, rights and justice organizations stand in solidarity with one another. Richmond, Virginia—As a vocal gang of anti-family zealots descend upon Capitol Square in Richmond today, here’s your reminder that 79% of Virginians support abortion access. Abortion is health care, and every […]