Category: Politics

Chair’s statement concerning the ACA and Medicare for All

The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) is committed to engaging in (1) defensive struggles to protect those who are most vulnerable, (2) social democratic struggles to redistribute wealth and power to the working-class, and (3) ideological struggles to reframe the political narrative in our country. This three-prong strategy informs our work surrounding healthcare. Hence, we…

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Iowa DSA members: call your senators on May 10th about the AHCA

Last week, House Republicans forced through an inefficient and truly unjust healthcare bill: the American Health Care Act (AHCA). In immediate response, DSA’s National Political Committee issued a statement and call to action urging members across the country to call their Senators to pressure them to reject the House’s AHCA.   The Dubuque Local of DSA…

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DDS Electoral Action Committee Endorses Steve Drahozal

After meetings with both candidates and much deliberation, the Electoral Action Committee of the Dubuque Democratic Socialists are pleased to endorse Steve Drahozal for chair of Dubuque Democratic Party Central Committee. The committee believes that Steve’s background as a public defender and a servant to the community make him the best candidate for chair. The committee…

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