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JUNETEENTH

Jamaica Plain Progressives commemorates Juneteenth by mourning the most recent victims of police brutality, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, David McAtee, Ahmaud Arbery, Rayshard Brooks, and countless others. We ask our membership not only to grieve, but also to organize and…

Congressional District 8 Public Forum (remote)

Please watch a recap of our remote forum with the candidates competing for the 8th Congressional District currently held by Stephen Lynch for nearly 20 years. You can also review the candidate questionnaires here:—https://tinyurl.com/goldstein-questionnaire—https://tinyurl.com/wu-questionnaire–Lynch did not submit a response to…

JPP’s 2019 At-Large City Council Guide

Our Endorsement Process JP Progressives’ endorsement process involves a candidate questionnaire and forum, a community conversation to discuss our opinions as a group, and a recommendation from the JPP Steering Committee on which candidates to endorse. For this election, JPP also worked with Right to…

For Tax Fairness

Did you know that Massachusetts is one of only 14 states that does not have a graduated income tax? And that’s not even the worst part. Here’s the worst part.   When accounting for all state and local taxes, 99% of…