Democracy is not for the few; it is for all of us. And this is a day we have worked for.
In 2018 we heard from, worked for, and elected Democrats who represent our values. On the campaign trail, candidates for state public offices talked about issues such as early childhood education, educational reform, criminal justice reform, healthcare, women’s reproductive health and choice, and renewable energy. Over the last two months, they’ve been crafting legislation addressing those and other important issues. Now, as we welcome 2019, our state lawmakers will put forward that legislation, and work on moving us toward a more just and equitable Democracy. Yes, this is a moment of progress. (more…)