All News Articles for 2018-06-07

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Despite Medicare for All Support 'Spreading Like Wildfire,' Pelosi Shrugs, Says Dems Will 'Evaluate'... If They Win
One critic offered this translation: "My pharmaceutical and health insurance donors hate the idea of Medicare for All, but just vote me back in and, honest, we'll 'look' at it."
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To Keep 'Internet Free and Open for All,' Dems Demand Paul Ryan Schedule Net Neutrality Vote Immediately
"Activists and advocates in every district are already turning up the heat on anyone who sells out their constituents to line the pockets of AT&T, Comcast, and Verizon."
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protest #keepfamilestogether 'Unethical, Ineffective, and Inhumane': Democrats Demand End to Trump's Family Separation Policy
"It is morally bankrupt and absolutely destructive to traumatize children as a strategy to influence their parents."
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Leaving Room for Trump's Signature, Coal Baron Provided Drafts of Pro-Industry Executive Orders
"In case anyone was unsure whether this administration is in Big Oil's pocket..."
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'Funny, But on Another Level, Oh So Disturbing': Watch Mike Pence's Horrifying, Sycophantic Water Bottle Moment
"It's probably one of his 'signals' with Pence: 'If I put my water bottle on the floor that means I hate what they're saying—if you agree, put your water bottle on the floor.'"
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housing After Countless Billions Lavished on Wealthy, Trump Plan Would Spike Rents of Poor Americans by 20%
"I saw public housing as an option to get on my feet," says a pediatric assistant with four children. "But this would put us in a homeless state."
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Shattering Mark Set During Dust Bowl, US Just Had Hottest May Ever Recorded
"If you thought it was a strangely warm May, you're right."
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As Judge Slams Family Separation as 'Brutal, Offensive' Conduct, Lawsuit Challenging Trump's Policy Advances
The Trump administration's forcible separation of parents and children at the southern border is "emblematic of the exercise of power without any reasonable justification," argued a federal judge
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As Deadline Fast Approaches, House Members Warned to Defend Net Neutrality or "Face Internet's Wrath"
"Any lawmaker of any party who fails to sign the discharge petition in support of the CRA will regret it come election time."
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Seen as Undermining Bold Agenda, Progressives Rip Dem Leaders' Embrace of 'Absurd' Pay-Go Rule
"The old guard of this pathetic, impotent party needs to retire or be voted out."
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solar workers After Just a Few Months, Trump's Solar Tariffs Blamed for Billions in Shelved Clean Energy Projects
Trump-imposed tariffs have reportedly cost Americans thousands of jobs
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