Can Small-Donor Progressives Win Local Elections?

Mar 10, 2018 |


Ben Jealous

Ben Jealous for Governor

Beto O'Rourke

US House of Representatives

Nina Turner

Our Revolution

Ryan Grim

The Intercept

Bernie Sanders showed that big money isn’t needed to run a presidential campaign, changing the national calculus. But can the same be done in Texas? Will 2018 be the year small dollars make the difference at the local level? A candid conversation with Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-Texas, who is running against Ted Cruz for Senate; Ben Jealous, candidate for governor of Maryland; and Nina Turner, president of Our Revolution. Moderated by Ryan Grim, The Intercept’s D.C. bureau chief.

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Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Government
Level: Advanced