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The Democratic Party Left After the Ellison DNC Campaign: Unite or Fight?
One thing to keep in mind about the recent Thomas Perez–Keith Ellison race for Democratic National Committee chair is that it was pretty much an only-in-America sort of thing. Were we in any kind of parliamentary system – like most countries have – the two sides would probably be in different...
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As Trump Divides, One Lawmaker Remains Huuugely Popular with American Voters
While it seems that the American public holds a dim view of most of its elected officials these days, a recent Fox News poll highlighted one lawmaker who has seemingly won over the majority of voters: Sen. Bernie Sanders . The survey , published Wednesday, found that 61 percent of respondents said...
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If "Ryancare" Is Dead on Arrival, Can We Please Now Try Single Payer?
"The Canadian plan also helps Canadians live longer and healthier than Americans. . . . We need, as a nation, to reexamine the single-payer plan, as many individual states are doing." — Donald Trump, The America We Deserve (2000) The new American Health Care Act has been unveiled, and critics are...
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How Democrats Can Win Back the Working Class
Of all the promises Donald Trump made as a candidate , perhaps none was more important than his pledge to the working-class voters who flocked to his campaign. “Under a Trump presidency,” he said, “the American worker will finally have a president who will protect them and fight for them.” But...
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'Healthcare is a Right': Bernie Sanders Finds Common Ground in Trump Country
In a town hall in rural McDowell County, West Virginia, on Sunday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) told a crowd filled with supporters of President Donald Trump that "healthcare is a right"—and was met with cheers. The town hall was broadcast Monday on MSNBC 's " All In With Chris Hayes ," and featured...
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Bernie Sanders Has a Plan to Defeat 'Delusional' Trump
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has offered a blistering critique of President Donald Trump, calling the real estate mogul " delusional " and a " pathological liar " whose goal "to undermine American democracy" can be pushed back by engaging the segments of voters that Trump's campaign capitalized...
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Corporate Tax Dodgers Exposed, Debunking Trump Myth That Rates Are Too High
Undercutting President Donald Trump's assertion that U.S. corporate taxes are too high—the justification for his and Republican leaders' pitches to lower the business tax rate —a new report finds that many profitable American companies pay far less than the 35 percent often cited by lobbyists and...
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What Should We Do If the President Is a Liar?
We face a very serious political problem in this country, and that problem is manifested in a post written yesterday by Amber Phillips of The Washington Post . In her piece, Phillips criticizes me for lowering the state of our political discourse, because I accused the president of being a “liar.”...
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"Still Unconstitutional": Critics Lambast Trump's Muslim Ban 2.0
President Donald Trump on Monday rolled out "Muslim ban 2.0"—a new executive order blocking entry to the United States to people from six majority-Muslim countries, a directive one civil liberties group says amounts to doubling down on religious discrimination. Politico noted earlier Monday that in...
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Bernie Sanders speaks to Nissan factory workers during the March on Mississippi News
Bernie Sanders, Nina Turner, Civil Rights Leaders Demand Workers' Rights at Mississippi Nissan Factory
While President Donald Trump was tweeting from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, former presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) was doing something Trump had promised to do throughout his campaign: advocating for workers. On Saturday, Sanders and former Ohio state senator Nina Turner...
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