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Protecting Rural Economic Development & Conservation Programs

Rural economic development programs, conservation programs and other federal programs have worked for decades with many successes. As in any organization there are ways programs can be improved — whether in goals, ...

We Are Rural Forward

Rural Forward is building a place for rural activists to congregate, communicate and organize for change at both the local and national levels. We’re launching Rural Forward, a place for rural Democrats to share ideas, discuss issues and solutions to improve our communities, and help organize and prepare the next elected leaders from rural America.


How the Democrats can Take Back Rural America

Holly is not alone. There are millions like her, and they are the base of progressive politics in rural America. They want a bold opposition to Trump and to politics as usual.