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Why We Must Stop an Unstable Trump and His Dangerous National Emergency Declaration
The United States is a constitutional democracy, not a monarchy.
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'Constitutionally Illegitimate': McConnell Confirms Trump Will Declare National Emergency to Build Wall
Republican Majority Leader says on Senate floor that he will support declaration legal scholars have called dubious
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'The National Popular Vote Movement Is Winning": Colorado Bill to Scrap Electoral College Advances
Colorado is poised to become the 12th state to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, under which states declare the winner of presidential elections based on which candidate wins the popular vote
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'This Needs to Happen Nationally': Ohio City Ditches Columbus Day to Make Election Day Paid Holiday
The city of Sandusky, Ohio is swapping Columbus Day for Election Day starting in 2020, ending the yearly celebration of Christopher Columbus and instead ensuring all city workers can get to the polls
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Debunking Industry Lies, Analysis Shows Medicare for All Would Cut Costs, Boost Efficiency, and Save Lives
"For people who care about evidence—not ideology—the facts are clear: Medicare for All is the most efficient and most just approach to provide healthcare for everyone in America."
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After Standing Ovation at Sundance, Ocasio-Cortez Says 'All Hands on Deck' Against 'Systemic Injustices' That Led to Trump
"We need to realize that our democracy does belong to us , and when we don't participate in it, when we don't invest in it, when we don't put our own energy into it, what we are doing is we are giving it away to somebody else."
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Attendees hold signs as they listen to speakers during a rally calling for an end to corporate money in politics and to mark the fifth anniversary of the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision, at Lafayette Square near the White House, January 21, 2015 in Washington, D.C. News
Nine Years After Citizens United, Calls to Overturn 'Horrendous' Decision and Pass Pro-Democracy HR1
"Until Citizens United is overturned, the corporate oligarchy will maintain the power to block the policies favored by the majority of Americans."
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Hoping to Transform 'Momentum Into Policy', Thousands Expected to Flood Capitol Hill to Demand Medicare for All
"By building people power at the local level across the country—while shoring up congressional champions through strategic advocacy—we will win Medicare for All."
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Once a 'Laughingstock' on Voting Rights, Reform Package Moves New York Toward More 'Inclusive Democracy'
"Make no mistake: this is far from the end to voting reform in our state. Our state needs a whole host of reforms to repair and expand the right to vote."
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'As World Teeters on Brink of Climate Catastrophe,' 600+ Groups Demand Congress Back Visionary Green New Deal
"We need action on climate that ends our dependence on dirty energy, puts power in the hands of communities, and provides good jobs."
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