We're making news! Or maybe it's better to say that we've been making news since the campaign started.
If you really want to learn what D.C. for the People is all about, you should check out these photos, videos, official statements and press releases and news stories from, about and including Eugene and D.C. for the People.Read more
In the lead up to the weekend, on Thursday night, Eugene and D.C. for the People volunteers joined and helped to lead a rally and march to demand justice for Mike Brown that assembled in Malcolm X Park and marched through busy D.C. streets into Chinatown.Read more
Last night, thousands of people across the country demonstrated in solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri, as they continue to stand up against police brutality. For the past week, Ferguson has been in near-constant protest after the brutal, racist murder of Michael Brown by Ferguson police.Read more
Last week, Eugene and the #DC4thePeople team hit the streets doing various forms from outreach. From attending rallies and protests supporting DC workers to postering in various wards to tabling, the D.C. for the People campaign has been working tirelessly to increase the campaign's visibility.Read more
On Wednesday, August 6, Home health care workers gathered in front of the Wilson Building to protest unpaid wages and a proposal that would exclude D.C.'s home care workers from D.C.'s living wage.Read more
On Monday, August 4, the Safe Streets Arts Foundation organized a protest in Georgetown in front of a luxury condo/office building that has been harassing returning citizens.Read more
We all know that this country’s politics are in the grip of big-money corporate donors seeking the continued dominance of the 1% over the 99%. Happily, we have seen cracks in the two-party façade recently.Read more
Over the past week, Eugene and the D.C. for the People team hit the streets in Ward 4 and canvassed a few hundred homes. Our one-of-a-kind candidate and uniquely progressive program are making big waves.
You can join the team, too, and help us get a new voice—a people's voice—on the D.C. Council!Read more
The D.C. for the People campaign stands with all progressive issues; we oppose anything that is anti-people, oppressive or exploitative. This is why we stand firmly with climate justice. The last week was filled actions and organizers’ meetings to show support for clean energy production, safe fuel transport and green jobs.Read more