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NO GMM in August:  Enjoy the last long evenings

of summer, we'll see you in September.

Thank you all for a wonderful Garden Party! 

We raised more than our goal, but we still need more sustainers before hiring part time staff.

We will be tabling at LaborFest and the Willy St Fair, so stop by and say hi!

For more information about PD, visit the About Progressive Dane Page.


We are in the process of building a brand new website!

In the meantime, this site will be updated less frequently. To stay informed, visit our Facebook page here, attend an upcoming General Membership Meeting (listed below), and bookmark or add the ProDane events calendar.

All meetings begin at 6:30pm and are open to the public. 

August GMM: NO GMM Enjoy the last long evenings of summer!

September GMM: Wed, Sept 26 @ Madison Public Library (Central Branch, 3rd Floor Community Room)


What Makes Progressive Dane Different?



Progressive Dane brings together people committed to making government responsive to our communities' urgent needs. We believe our best solutions come from communities themselves, not the Democrats, Republicans, and the powerful moneyed interests they both serve.


Progressive Dane seeks to ally progressive activists and community organizations to form a powerful, united, and independent force in electoral politics and non-electoral struggles.


Progressive Dane is democratically run by its members. The general membership makes decisions based on values and principles before partisanship. Click here for information on how to join Progressive Dane.


We make no apologies for expecting endorsed candidates to remain accountable to their campaign promises and to our progressive program. They are recruited to work with each other and Progressive Dane on a regular basis.


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