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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) addresses a rally against Trump Administration budget cuts to education funding outside the U.S. Capitol July 19, 2017 in Washington, D.C. News
Centrist Democrats Riled as Warren Says Days of 'Lukewarm' Policies Are Over
In a wide-ranging and fiery keynote speech last weekend at the 12th annual Netroots Nation conference in Atlanta, Georgia, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) relentlessly derided moderate Democratic pundits calling for the party to move " back to the center " and declared that Democrats must...
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Why Trump Won: Pundits and Press Still Missing the Big Picture
CNN’s Fareek Zakaria’s recent explanation for why Trump won has been getting a lot of play. It’s similar to explanations most of the other pundits have been pushing for some time now, and it sets up the Democrats in general and progressives in particular for more loses in the future. The...
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'Make Your Stand': Medicare for All Supporters Ready to Hold Dems to Account
As popular support for single-payer continues to grow and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) prepares to introduce Medicare for All legislation, the Establishment wing of the Democratic Party is reportedly "alarmed" by the shifting dynamics and fearful "of primary election challenges" if they don't...
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Workers at a Nissan plant in Canton, Miss. worked to unionize for several years before an unsuccessful vote on Friday. News
UAW Vows to Fight Nissan's Unfair Practices in Court Following Union Vote
Following this week's vote against unionization at a Nissan plant in Mississippi, the United Auto Workers (UAW) are asking the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to proceed with a trial looking into Nissan's unfair treatment of workers, as well as the intimidation tactics it used to discourage...
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Sanders Rips 'Greedy' Nissan, Backs Workers' Union Effort
As Nissan workers in Canton, Mississippi are set to begin voting Thursday on whether to form a union in the face of "one of the nastiest anti-union campaigns in modern U.S. history," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) penned an op-ed expressing his support for the workers' effort, linking it to a broader...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is gathering support and ideas from voters ahead of his planned Medicare for All proposal on the Senate floor. News
Money Pours In for Sanders's New Medicare for All Digital Campaign
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is launching a campaign Wednesday to promote his planned Medicare for All legislation, engaging directly with voters across the nation. The senator is asking supporters to sign on to the proposal as "citizen co-sponsors" via a digital ad campaign. In an article by the...
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Sanders Introduces Bill Aimed at Ending 'Tragic' Youth Unemployment Crisis
"The time is long overdue for us to start investing in our young people and help them get the jobs and education they need to be part of our economy and our society," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) wrote in a Mic op-ed published on Tuesday. "Youth unemployment is one of the great crises facing our...
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Can the Age of Trump Spur Medicare for All?
You may have noticed that quite a few of the formerly united states of America have been choosing to go their own way. My own state, Massachusetts, now blooms with sanctuary cities sworn to protect residents from federal intrusion. Its attorney general, Maura Healey, was among the first to raise...
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An Even Better Deal
At the 1932 Democratic National Convention, Franklin D. Roosevelt declared , “Never before in modern history have the essential differences between the two major American parties stood out in such striking contrast as they do today.” Arguing that Republicans had offered “no path for the people...
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Bernie Sanders takes on Big Pharma greed with a new rule aimed at preventing price gouging. News
Sanders Takes on Pharma Greed With Rule to End 'Price Gouging'
In a move characterized as an effort to prevent large pharmaceutical companies from "goug[ing] American consumers after taking billions in taxpayer money," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Monday introduced a new rule that would require drugmakers to agree to set reasonable prices before being...
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