Press Releases

Press Release: DNC Gives Itself the Power to Veto Presidential Candidates

June 9, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org   DNC Gives Itself the Power to Veto Presidential Candidates   Washington, D.C. — The DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee met in Providence, R.I. on Friday, June 8 and declared a new rule that allows the party to block presidential candidates from running…

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MPP Brings Together Some of America’s Most Accomplished Independents to Strategize on Building Independent Power

Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org Movement for a People’s Party Brings Together Some of America’s Most Accomplished Independents to Strategize on Building Independent Power Washington D.C. — Movement for a People’s Party will host the panel “Independent Power: Towards a Party for Working People” on June 2, 10 a.m. at the…

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Press Release: Movement for a People’s Party Director Nick Brana Arrested  At Poor People’s Campaign Demonstration

For Immediate Release May 14, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com  Media Team | media@forapeoplesparty.org Movement for a People’s Party Director Nick Brana Arrested At Poor People’s Campaign Demonstration Washington D.C. — Nick Brana has been arrested along with the Rev. William Barber II and 300 other protestors in a launch of the non-violent 40 days of…

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Press Release: MPP launches in Colorado as Democrats Deregulate Wall Street Again

For Immediate Release Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com Media Team | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org   Movement for a People’s Party launches in Colorado as Democrats Deregulate Wall Street Again Denver, CO — In the latest show of contempt for their constituents, Democratic U.S. senators joined the Republicans and the banking lobby yesterday to pass legislation that allows…

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Press Release: MPP Celebrates Anniversary with the Release of its Platform and American Mission Statement

February 20, 2018 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org Movement for a People’s Party Celebrates One Year Anniversary with the Release of its Platform and American Mission Statement On its one year anniversary, Movement for a People’s Party [MPP], formerly Draft Bernie, is carrying the progressive torch from the Bernie Sanders’ campaign…

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Press Release: DNC Unity Reform Commission Meetings

For Immediate Release Dec. 9, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com | (248) 808-4200 Media Team | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org   Consultants, Clintonites and Corporate Lobbyists to Decide Whether Political Revolution May Proceed   Washington D.C. — In the latest example of kicking the can down the road, the DNC Unity Reform Commission announced a handful of…

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Press Release: Draft Bernie Launches ‘Movement for a People’s Party’ Amid Explosive DNC Rigging Revelations and Record Support for a Major New Party

For Immediate Release Nov. 9, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol.ehrle@gmail.com Media Team | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org Washington D.C. — The American progressive movement is reeling from the back-to-back revelations that the 2016 Democratic primary was thoroughly rigged and that the party purged Sanders supporters from the DNC. The past few weeks have made clear a conclusion…

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Press Release: 50,000 Working People Petition Bernie Sanders to a Town Hall to Discuss Starting a New Party. Will he Attend?

For Immediate Release Aug. 30, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@draftbernie.org | (248) 808-4200 Media Team | media@draftbernie.org 50,000 Working People Petition Bernie Sanders to a Town Hall to Discuss Starting a New Party. Will he Attend? Washington D.C. — Two weeks ago, Draft Bernie for a People’s Party sent the following letter of invitation…

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Press Release: In Memory of Heather Heyer

  Last night we dedicated our state leads call to Heather Heyer, the compassionate young woman who was taken from us in Charlottesville. She lost her life in the same way that she lived it, opposing injustice and defending the human rights of others. Many supporters and friends of our movement were there. Dr. Cornel…

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Press Release: Announcing The People’s Convergence Conference and Draft Bernie Town Hall Featuring Dr. Cornel West and Kshama Sawant

For Immediate Release Aug. 2, 2017 Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@draftbernie.org |  (248) 808-4200 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Progressives from around the country will gather in the nation’s capital Sept. 8-10 for The People’s Convergence Conference to discuss the central questions facing our movement: What will it take to defeat the right wing and build a powerful…

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