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06 Jul Community Leaders Gather to Tell Congressman Joe Heck Enough is Enough

For Immediate Release - Planning Purposes: July 6, 2016 Media Contacts: Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org & Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org **MEDIA ADVISORY** Post Orlando shooting tragedy and Congressional sit in, local leaders and activists ask Congressman Heck to act on common sense gun laws and demand freedom from Gun Violence LAS VEGAS, NV – On Thursday,...

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20 Apr NV ENERGY PARENT COMPANY MEETS IOWA’S POWER NEEDS WITH RENEWABLES, BUT FIGHTS CLEAN ENERGY IN NEVADA

For Immediate Release April 19, 2016 Contact: Annette Magnus, Annette@battlebornprogress.org Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary MidAmerican Energy announces Iowa customers will soon get 85 percent of power from wind, solar one day after NV Energy’s PAC released an attack ad on Nevada's solar industry LAS VEGAS — Annette Magnus, Executive Director...

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03 Mar Event Recap: Grassroots Volunteers Tell Obstructionist Senators: #DoYourJob

For Immediate Release: March 3, 2016 Media Contacts: Press@BarackObama.com Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org Volunteers from Organizing for Action and Nevadans for Judicial Progress Gathered at the Las Vegas Federal Courthouse In Support of a Fair Supreme Court Nomination Process Las Vegas, NV – On Thursday, March 3rd, as...

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02 Mar Grassroots Volunteers to Tell Obstructionist Senators: #DoYourJob

For Immediate Release: March 2, 2016 Media Contacts: Press@BarackObama.com Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org Annette Magnus,  annette@battlebornprogress.org Volunteers from Organizing for Action and Nevadans for Judicial Progress Will Gather at the Las Vegas Federal Courthouse In Support of a Fair Supreme Court Nomination Process CHICAGO, IL – On Thursday, March 3rd, as...

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11 Feb Statement on the Arrest of Cliven Bundy

For Immediate Release: February 11, 2016 Contacts: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogres.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org Nevadans react to arrest of Cliven Bundy and the final illegal occupiers LAS VEGAS— Last night the FBI arrested Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher and leader of the armed militia members who have been illegally...

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02 Feb Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve to Join First Northern Nevada Progressive Summit Hosted by Battle Born Progress

For Immediate Release: February 2, 2016 Contacts: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogres.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org   RENO, Nev. - Battle Born Progress is excited to announce that Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve will join us for our Progressive Summit on Saturday, February 6, 2016, in Northern Nevada. The annual Progressive Summit will...

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27 Jan STATEMENT Regarding Ammon Bundy’s Arrest

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Contacts: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS - Ammon Bundy was taken into custody in Oregon tonight. Annette Magnus, Executive Director of Battle Born Progress, has released the following statement: Tonight we learned that Ammon Bundy and several members...

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25 Jan Second Annual Progressive Summit Hosted by Battle Born Progress to Feature Nina Turner

For Immediate Release: January 25, 2016 Contacts: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogres.org, Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org   LAS VEGAS- Battle Born Progress is excited to announce that Former Ohio State Senator Nina Turner will join us for our Progressive Summit on Saturday, January 30, 2016. She will be present to campaign on...

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