Getting Serious About Holding Democrats Accountable

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Just in case anyone had their doubts about whether progressive groups are serious about holding Blue Dogs, conservodems, and other center-right Democrats accountable for supporting Wall Street and conservative groups instead of supporting their own constituents, doubt no more. The following video is the first paid media campaign from a large progressive coalition designed to hold Democrats accountable on mortgage bankruptcy reform, otherwise known as "cramdown."

Here are some details on the ad buy:

More in the extended entry, including how this ad fits into a broader accountability strategy and effort in which you can take part.

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