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Days Before Midterms, Trump's Top Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Calls Federal Minimum Wage Hike a 'Terrible Idea'
"Closing GOP message: abolish the federal minimum wage."
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The Declaration for American Democracy News
'Our Democracy Is Sick': Progressive Groups Join Forces to Ensure Voting Rights and End Corporate Sabotage of Common Good
"Today our system is in crisis," warns the new Declaration for American Democracy. "Together we must build a democracy where everyone participates, every vote is counted, voting rights are fully enforced, and everyone's voice is heard."
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Democratic Autopsy: One Year Later
Progressive momentum could lead to historic breakthroughs in the midterms and beyond. Realizing such potential will require transforming and energizing the Democratic Party
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In many ways, the 2018 midterm elections will be a referendum on this entire approach—with a rising tide of progressive candidates who stand to make substantial gains in Congress and state legislatures. Views
A Progressive Tide
The centrist strategy of trying to win over moderate Republicans backfired miserably for Democrats. A blue wave is now pulling the party to the left
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The "No IDC NY" State of Mind
A coalition of young, committed activists has turned New York Democratic politics on its head.
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'We Changed Albany Forever': Cuomo Defeats Nixon, But Progressives Crush GOP-Collaborating Democrats in New York
"This is an incredible moment for progressives, but it's not just a moment—it's a movement, and this movement is only growing stronger."
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"Citizen Action members worked together through 2017 to build an 8 year progressive platform designed to create a gold standard for progressive candidates." (Photo: Citizens Action) Views
Progressives Win Big in Wisconsin Primary
Like an iceberg, they’re getting ready to crash into the GOP’s “unsinkable” ship of gerrymandering and dark money and send it straight to the bottom of Lake Superior
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Randy "IronStache" Bryce, Who Ran on Toppling Right-Wing Zealot Paul Ryan, Victorious in Wisconsin
"It's a win for working families all across this district, this state, and the entire country. Working people have been shut out of politics."
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'Rashida Tlaib at her campaign headquarters in Detroit on Wednesday after becoming the Democratic nominee for a House seat." (Photo: Anthony Lanzilote for The New York Times) Views
The Pragmatic Left Is Winning
For once, Democrats are not in disarray
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Sanders to Rally for Abdul El-Sayed as New Poll Shows Tightening Democratic Primary Race in Michigan
"As governor, Dr. El-Sayed will fight for a government in Lansing that represents all the people, and not just wealthy special interests."
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