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Our Fight for Health Care During Recess and Beyond
It’s time to ramp up our resistance to the Trump-Ryan agenda on health care. We scored our biggest legislative victory so far on March 24, when Speaker Paul Ryan called off his bid to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), because he didn’t have the votes. This was an inspiring, hard-fought win for...
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Marching for Trump Tax Transparency
Activists have organized Tax Day marches across the country to demand the release of Trump’s tax returns — and send a message about a tax system that enriches the wealthy.
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Why Tax Resistance Under Trump Needs Its Antiwar Edge
There have always been fights about taxes — stretching back to the crates of over-taxed tea tossed into the Boston Harbor and a thoughtful man’s night in jail for refusing to pay taxes in the slave-holding state of Massachusetts. This country’s long history of tax resistance stretches from the...
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Join The Resistance: Resistance Recess Starts This Weekend
After hearing from We the People, the Republican Congress didn’t take away our health care after all! Lesson learned: keep it up. So many people have been calling their representative and senators, showing up at their offices and especially at their town hall meetings, and it is having an effect...
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House Dems Launch New Efforts to Force Trump to Disclose Tax Returns
"It's about time that @realDonaldTrump's taxes saw the light of day."—Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.)
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Voters to Rise Up Across US for "People's Filibuster" of Gorsuch
Rallies in 14 cities will feature everyday Americans speaking on how the appointment of Neil Gorsuch would advance Trump's extreme agenda for decades to come
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"Thunderous Applause" Welcomes Sanders' Call for Medicare-for-All
'We have got to end the international disgrace of being the only major country on earth not to guarantee healthcare to all people as a right not a privilege'
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Forget Building Our Own Tea Party. The Left Can Win So Much More
We should set our sights beyond just primary challenges and reshaping the Democratic Party; this is an opportunity to build a movement that can challenge capital and corporate power.
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Group Slams Report of GOP Health Plan to Tax Workers While Rich Get Richer
'If true, the GOP healthcare repeal plan means the rich will get richer, millions will lose their healthcare, and workers will pick up the tab'
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On SCOTUS Nominee Gorsuch, Resistance Tells Dems: 'We Need You to Do Better'
'Imagine how much damage he could do with a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court,' 11 progressive groups say of conservative jurist Neil Gorsuch
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