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Paid GAIN members get a discount to Netroots Nation!

Posted By Nikki Enfield, Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Hey folks - I just got word that dues-paying members of Democratic GAIN can get a $50 discount to attend this years Netroots Nation Convention in Pittsburgh next month!

At Netroots Nation, thousands of progressive activists meet to discuss important topics from the environment to the economy and strategize about how to organize and affect change.

And dues-paying Democratic Gain members can attend this grassroots convention for just $225—$50 off the current rate.

Dues paying members should log in and click here to learn the promo code to get $50 off your registration (paid members only). 

Each year, some of the brightest minds and most influential leaders in our country come to Netroots Nation -- past speakers have included President Barack Obama (during his Senate tenure); Vice President Al Gore; Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (during her Senate tenure); Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Majority Leader Harry Reid; and thought-leaders like Lawrence Lessig and Van Jones.

This year's convention will feature the Pennsylvania Leadership Forum with Sen. Arlen Specter and Rep. Joe Sestak, as well as more than 70 panels and 20 training session, five keynotes, numerous social events, even a film screening series.

Visit to check out the confirmed sessions for 2009 (and check back often, as the Netroots Nation team is adding panels daily).

Some of the panelists for 2009 include Chris Hayes, Rinku Sen, Nico Pitney, Darcy Burner, Jay Rosen, Jamal Simmons, Pam Spaulding, David Sirota, Brad Miller, Digby, Nate Silver, Lawrence Lessig, Howard Dean, Patrick Murphy, Donna Edwards, John Yarmuth, Carol Shea-Porter and many more.

From healthcare to energy and security, there's no better place to strategize our priorities and plan how to make them a reality than at Netroots Nation. Join us in Pittsburgh August 13–16.

In addition to the great panelists, Democratic GAIN is teaming up with career management counsultants, Paths & Bridges, to give your career a quick boost with free Speed Coaching at Netroots Nation 2009!

Come to our booth in the Exhibit Hall and get answers and immediate feedback on your resume, career strategy, personal communication skills or other job-search issues. A lot can happen in 15 minutes. To find out how to sign up for your Speed Coaching session, send and email to with “Speed Coaching” in the subject line.

Hopefully we'll see you there!

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