This November, let’s send a message that we will defend our rights, demand economic and social justice and elect candidates who will stand with us.
Tim Walz for Governor
Tim Walz is a US Representative running for Governor of Minnesota. Walz has taken a progressive stance on mass incarceration, commiting to outlawing private prisons from Minnesota if elected. When it comes to immigration, Walz has voted against funding for the construction of a border wall and in support of protecting Sanctuary Cities. Walz promises to increase minimum wage to $15 an hour, expand and increase paid sick leave time, and FMLA if elected. Further he supports marijuana legalization. Walz is a pro-choice candidate that supports single payer healthcare. Tim Walz is a progressive candidate for Governor and will work in the interests of Black, working class communities if elected.
Amy Klobuchar for U.S. Senate
Amy Klobuchar is a senior US Senator from MN running for re-election. Amy Klobuchar has stood against Trump’s immigration policies, and has shown support for DREAMers and efforts to extend Temporary Protected Status designations for immigrants and refugees. During Kavanaugh’s Senate hearings for his nomination to Supreme Court – Klobuchar took a strong stance in support and advocacy of women everywhere, asking him difficult questions and showing support for Dr. Christine Blaisy Ford. Klobuchar has long been an advocate for women’s rights – she is a pro choice candidate that defends Planned Parenthood and has voted to make contraception and family planning accessible to all.
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