Crowe Assails Smith/Trump Attacks on Net Neutrality, Online Privacy

“Corporations like AT&T, Verizon, and Comcast are using Trump and FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to strangle competition and raise prices for consumers,” Crowe said. “We need a representative that will stand up to this corporate bullying, but instead, we have Lamar Smith, who takes their money and carries their water. That’s going to change in 2018.”

You’re Worth It

People have dignity. Relieving their suffering has value regardless of the economic arguments for or against it. So it’s offensive, for example, to be told by private company that you have to prove yourself worthy of being saved if you are sick or injured. I’ve got news for you, too, reader: you’re worth it. Your life is valuable, and your suffering matters.

Climate organizer kicks off Austin congressional campaign during Climate Justice Week

“We will replace a Trump-backing, climate-science-denying congressman with someone who will stand up for constituents against corporate power,” Crowe said. “All over this district, people are rallying against the corruption of Donald Trump and Lamar Smith. Central Texans want integrity back in Washington, and they’re going to get it in 2018.”

Climate organizer Derrick Crowe challenges worst climate denier in Congress

Derrick Crowe, an Austin-based progressive organizer with years of Capitol Hill experience, today announced his candidacy for the 21st Congressional District of Texas.