Archive for June 2017

Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 6/29/17

We’ve never been closer to a people’s party! Tonight we talked about how you can make a people’s party a reality. This week our Twitter team joined us on the call to talk about the Twitter Storm Week of Action and how you can help blast this movement across social media. We also shared campaign…

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Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 6/22/17

The wind is in our sails as the movement for a people’s party speeds ahead! On this week’s call we began with some remarkable national news. Then we spoke to three of our new national field leads and talked about how you can make a people’s party a reality. Next, Lynette talked about how fast…

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Press Release: Draft Bernie for a People’s Party’ Seeks to Recruit Sanders to Start a New Political Party, Not to Run for President in 2020

For Immediate Release June 16, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@draftbernie.org | ‘Draft Bernie for a People’s Party’ Seeks to Recruit Sanders to Start a New Political Party, Not to Run for President in 2020 Following our high-profile presence at The People’s Summit in Chicago last weekend, there has been great media interest in our…

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Draft Bernie National Organizing Call – 6/16/17

The movement for a people’s party took it to the next level at the People’s Summit this weekend! The action began with a large gathering of Draft Bernie supporters from across the country on Friday morning, where Jimmy Dore lead the chant, “Draft Bernie! Draft Bernie!” It culminated with hundreds of enthusiastic supporters cheering for…

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Weekly Organizing Call – 6/7/2017 – with special guest Jimmy Dore

Comedian and popular YouTube news commentator Jimmy Dore joined us on the call this week to share why he thinks the timing is right for Draft Bernie and to comment on how the current political arena is supporting the movement. Carol and Randi gave an update on our new event map, our Facebook week of…

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Draft Bernie For A People’s Party Releases Briefing Sent to Sen. Bernie Sanders

June 7, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | media@draftbernie.org Draft Bernie For A People’s Party Releases Briefing Sent to Sen. Bernie Sanders WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ahead of the People’s Summit this weekend in Chicago, Draft Bernie for a People’s Party has released a briefing sent directly to Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on the feasibility and necessity…

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Weekly National Call – 6/1/17

The movement for a people’s party is on a roll! We discuss updates like Nina Turner’s exciting appearance on CNN this past week, where she spoke about how Americans are calling for a third party. We always have way more questions than we can answer on our weekly calls, so this week we had a…

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