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3 Weeks til the Colorado Primary – Help Us Get the Word Out

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Vote Mark for Colorado in the Colorado Primary June 26

Boulder – Here’s an email that I recently received describing our campaign, “Steadfast: was first used in battle contexts to describe warriors who stood their ground. Soon, it was also being used with the broad meaning ‘immovable,’ and as early as the 13th century it was applied to those unswerving in loyalty, faith, or friendship. […]

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Money & Morality in Politics

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Mark Williams for Colorado

Boulder – This just arrived in my Inbox: “I believe you are sending out false information about the sources of campaign contributions for your opponent. Law firms who represent the oil and gas interests also represent a variety of non-profit and other clients. Shame on you.” This message gave me pause. It made me think […]

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Progressive Democrats of America Endorsement

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

PDA Endorses Colorado CD2 Congressional Candidate Mark Williams

Boulder – The Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) recently endorsed our campaign for Congress. Members of the campaigns of Howard Dean, Dennis Kucinich and other progressive activists concerned with the big money trends in the Democratic Party founded Progressive Democrats of America in 2004.   About the Progressive Democrats of America The Progressive Democrats of America seek to build […]

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Disrupt corrupt system: Dan Doyle OpEd

Monday, May 14th, 2018

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Why should unaffiliated voters like myself vote in the upcoming Democratic primary? To disrupt corruption. According to a 2017 poll conducted by Chapman University, 74 percent of all Americans say their greatest fear is not terrorism or gun violence, but corruption of government officials. Forty percent of all voters have left the parties because we […]

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How I Plan to Get Big Money Out of Politics

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Mark Williams for Colorado Plans to Get Big Money Out of Politics

Boulder – People ask me tough questions on the campaign trail all the time. Sometimes the answers are just as tough. And sometimes the answers are easy. For example, here in Colorado’s 2nd Congressional District, I’m often asked: what are you doing to get big money out of politics?   Leading with Truly Progressive Principles I’m […]

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Will DC Insiders Ever Support Real Progressives?

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Will DC Insiders ever Support Real Progressives Like Mark Williams?

Boulder – I’ve been watching closely as more news breaks about DC insiders choosing mainstream candidates in Democratic congressional races across the country. Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 Democrat in the House of Representatives, was caught on tape telling Levi Tillemann to drop out of the congressional race. He said, “…none of it’s personal. It’s just how business […]

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Pledge to Run a Clean Campaign with No PAC Money

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Similar to Senator Kamala Harris, Mark Williams does not take PAC money.

Boulder – Just two days ago, Senator Kamala Harris announced she would no longer accept contributions from corporate PACs. Like others in the Democratic Party, she’s witnessed firsthand the influence that “dirty money” has on the workings of government. Citizens United gave corporate PACs the balance of power in our democracy, which has demonstrated just how powerful […]

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My Vision of What Comes Next

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Mark Williams is an Independent Democrat who will stand for the people's liberty and freedom and who will speak the truth to the privileged and the powerful.

Boulder – It’s not enough to resist a reckless President and a rigged economy held in place by a corrupt campaign finance system. We have to do more than just resist. We have to have a vision for what comes next! Like Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and others, I believe it’s time for Democrats to break from […]

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Why Political Elites LOVE the Revolving Door

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Boulder – Remember the “Revolving Door” from civics class? Where the political elites shuffles back and forth between government work and jobs as lobbyists, consultants and strategists? Good for them, but really bad for the American people.   The Conundrum of the Political Elites Patrick Kennedy is the latest player in the game. This former Democratic representative, […]

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