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Sens. Chuck Schumer (N.Y.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) led a group of Democrats in introducing a resolution on student loan cancellation. (Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/sdmc/21502010111">Senate Democrats</a>/flickr/cc)</p> News
With Eye on Biden Victory, Warren and Schumer Unveil Plan to Cancel Up to $50,000 for Federal Student Loan Borrowers
"Broadly cancelling student loan debt would be a game-changer for millions of people in this country and a lifeline when they desperately need it."
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Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) are calling on Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to create a committee to protect the integrity of the 2020 presidential election. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) News
As Trump Sows Chaos, Sanders and Schumer Call on McConnell to Hold Public Hearings, Help Restore Confidence in Election Integrity
"We believe this issue is above partisan politics," the senators wrote to the GOP Senate Majority Leader.
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'So Meager It Insults the American People': Democratic Leaders Say GOP Covid-19 Relief Plan Is Dead on Arrival
"Senate Republicans appear dead set on another bill which doesn't come close to addressing the problems and is headed nowhere."
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Philadelphians rallied at City Hall before taking to the streets to demand Congress return and come to a deal on unemployment and other relief measures on August 20, 2020. (Photo: Cory Clark/NurPhoto via Getty Images) News
Poll Shows Number of Unemployed People Struggling to Cover Basic Needs Has Nearly Doubled Since GOP Killed $600 Federal Boost
While Senate Republicans push for a "skinny" coronavirus relief bill, half of jobless Americans couldn't pay for basic expenses in August, up from 27% in July.
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Sunrise Movement activists gathered at the U.S. Capitol for the D.C. Climate Strike on September 20, 2019 call for a Green New Deal. (Photo: Stephen Melkisethian/Flickr Creative Commons) News
'Underwhelming and Inadequate': Green Groups Slam New Senate Democrats' Climate Report
The Green New Deal is mentioned only once in the 263-page report—in the footnotes.
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"It's a Cover-Up": White House Accused of Hiding Mnuchin Role in Recruiting Postmaster General DeJoy
Documents obtained by a watchdog group reveal that Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin met with the Postal Service Board of Governors in February "to discuss the search for a new postmaster general."
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) speaks on the Democratic presidential primary campaign trail in 2019. (Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images) News
Democrats Demand McConnell Bring Senate Back Into Session to 'Protect USPS and Our Election'
Speaker Nancy Pelosi had directed House members to return to Washington, D.C. for an emergency vote Saturday on legislation to reverse Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's recent policy changes.
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Activists hold a demonstration in support of the U.S. Postal Service in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. News
Top Dems Demand Postmaster General DeJoy Testify, Citing 'Grave Threat' to 'Our Very Democracy'
The "Postal Service is a public institution that both serves and belongs to every person in our nation."
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Dems Rebuke 'Legislative Malpractice' of Trump Team as Talks Crumble and Tens of Millions Face Hunger, Joblessness, Possible Eviction
"Trump and Republicans appear ready to walk away from the negotiating table to do unworkable, weak, and narrow executive orders that barely scratch the surface of what is needed."
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'Elections Are Sacred': Democrats Demand Postmaster General Reverse Policies Threatening Mail-In Ballot Delivery
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's new policies could "get in the way of all the ballots being counted."
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