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Lauren’s vision is for every single person in NY-12 to have equal and full representation. Lauren’s 100% grassroots, people-powered campaign gives voice to those who have gone unrepresented.
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NY Youth Climate Strike Endorses Lauren Ashcraft for her "bold and progressive policy platform"
Public Arts Commission Endorses Lauren Ashcraft to further its mission of "strengthening democracy by combining arts and politics"
"Women For Justice is PROUD to endorse Lauren Ashcraft for District 12-NY. Lauren is fighting for us"
Real Progress in Action proudly endorses Lauren Ashcraft! "Lauren’s passionate support of a progressive agenda goes above and beyond"
Progressive Rising adds Lauren to "support the enactment of a bold, sensible Progressive agenda across the United States of America."
Long Island Activists are proud to endorse Lauren Ashcraft!
American Progressives in Stem endorses Lauren "Lauren is a progressive champion fighting for ... our nation's most inequal district"
NYPAN endorses saying Lauren "is a breath of fresh air much needed in NYC and national politics."
Candidate for President Marianne Williamson Endorses Lauren Ashcraft
"I believe that Ashcraft is the next AOC. Forward Thinking Democracy has endorsed Ashcraft..."
Rachel Ventura and Lauren Co-Endorse each other, prioritizing The People over profit
Blue America Endorses Lauren: "Lauren Ashcraft is the progressive alternative to Wall Street-friendly UES Democrat Carolyn Maloney"
Digital Left Endorses Lauren Ashcraft for her uncompromising support for Single Payer Medicare for All
McKayla Wilkes and Lauren Co-Endorse a people-powered future for their districts
Brand New Congress Announced part of its New York Slate with Lauren Ashcraft, AOC, and Jamaal Bowman
YoungPAC endorses Lauren Ashcraft for NY-12
“Could Coronavirus Exodus from Manhattan Impact Competitive Tri-Borough Congressional Primary?” (GothamGazzette, 06/18/2020)
“Lauren Ashcraft, a Democratic Socialist... still is well-funded for a challenger.” (Queens Chronicle, 06/18/2020)
“NYC Political Candidates Are Getting Creative With Campaigning During the Coronavirus Pandemic” (NY1, 05/12/2020)
“Lauren Ashcraft Discusses Challenge to Maloney” (New York County Politics, 04/23/2020)
“I am fighting to prioritize people,” Ashcraft said. “Working people who have gone ignored and oppressed.” (Our Town, 04/20/2020)
"Ashcraft raised slightly more than $113,000... has a little more than $56,000 left in her campaign war chest." (Kings County Politics, 04/19/2020)
Lauren proposes the PRE-PARED Act to "Restore and Enhance" the USPS after decades of neglect (Medium, 04/17/2020)
"Senator Sanders Has Passed The Torch" - Interview With Lauren Ashcraft (Le Vent Se Leve, 04/15/2020)
Can AOC Inspire Female 2020 Candidates to Dress How They Damn Well Want? (Daily Beast, 02/25/2020)
Lauren explains how social media (TikTok, Twitch, Twitter, etc) are a vital part of messaging (City & State, 02/24/2020)
Working Life Podcast: A Conversation with Jonathan Tasani about defending human rights and endless war (Start at minute 23, 02/11/2020)
QNS Podcast: A Conversation with Lauren Ashcraft (QNS, 01/27/2020, start at 7 minutes in)
"Incumbent Democrats Are Facing Serious Primary Challenges From Progressives" (Truthout.org, 12/10/2019)
"Lauren Ashcraft’s Campaign Surge Is History In The Making" (Forward Thinking Democracy, 12/08/2019)
"Socialist comedian seeks to unseat 26-year congressmember" (Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 12/05/2019)
The Upstarts: "The candidates everybody's going to be talking about" (City & State, 11/11/2019)
Lauren Speaks with Ron Placone about why Single Payer Medicare for All is a must have.
"Safe No More" - by Ross Barkan - New York Democratic Incumbents can't bully challengers out of a Primary anymore. (Gothamist, 10/11/2019)
"New York’s young leftists are coming for longtime Democratic congresswoman Carolyn Maloney." (The Nation, 09/25/2019)
Lauren KILLS it with Jimmy Dore, discussing how to change the future of the district.
Lauren has a short but very awesome interview with Ring of Fire Radio
Lauren's interview with the We the People podcast.
Lauren Talks Comedy with GoldComedy
Lauren appeared on the Humanist Report to take a deep dive into her policies
"My bet is on Lauren Ashcraft to be her main opponent next year." by ARTHUR SCHWARTZ (The Villager, 08/05/019)
Lauren talks about her platform on the Life Plot Podcast! (Spotify Link, also available on iTunes)
LIC-based activist taking on Maloney
Lauren appeared on The Young Turks and talked about getting Big Money out of politics
Lauren Ashcraft Poised To Unseat Millionaire Incumbent In New York Congressional Democratic Primary
Stand-Up Comedian and Activist Launches Congressional Run
JPMorgan Project Manager, Comedian Files To Run Against Maloney (Patch, 4/22/2019)
JP Morgan Chase employee running against Maloney (Town & Village, 5/6/2019)
JPMorgan Project Manager Files to Run Against Maloney in 2020 (LIC Post, 4/24/2019)
JPMorgan Project Manager Files to Run Against Maloney in 2020 (Greenpoint Post, 4/24/2019)