All News Articles for 2019-06-13

Thursday, June 13, 2019
Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) at a town hall in Multnomah County, Oregon on Feb 25, 2017. Wyden Bill to Strip Tax Breaks From Private Prison Industry Profiting From Child Detentions
"Companies that profit off of putting children in cages shouldn't get tax breaks."
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Sarah Huckabee-Sanders, then the White House Deputy Press Secretary, answers questions at the press briefing on Thursday, May 11, 2017 about President Trump firing FBI Director James Comey. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, A Liar, to Resign as White House Press Secretary
"Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the White House so she can spend more time with her lies."
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'It Need Not Be Jail... But Get Her Out of the White House': Groups Celebrate Call by Govt Watchdog for Trump to Fire Kellyanne Conway Over Repeated Ethics Violations
"Her actions," said the office of the Special Counsel, "erode the principle foundation of our democratic system—the rule of law."
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flint demonstration Justice Denied, Delayed, or Done Right? Serious Concerns as Prosecutors Throw Out Charges in Flint Water Crisis Cases
Citing the "flawed foundation" of the initial probe, state prosecutors announced they are launching a new "uncompromising" investigation
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'Deja Vu' of Iraq War Lies as Mike Pompeo Blames Iran for Tanker Attack Without Single Shred of Evidence
"Secretary Pompeo gives zero proof but insists that Iran is responsible for ship attacks in Gulf of Oman. Lies, lies, and more lies to make a case for war."
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Jessica Cisneros is running in the 2020 primary to replace Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-Texas.). Texas Progressive Jessica Cisneros Announces Primary Challenge to Unseat "Trump's Favorite Democrat" in Congress
"Our grassroots progressive movement has an opportunity to build a more accountable Democratic Party by unseating one of the worst amid our ranks and ushering in a new generation of leaders."
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Warnings of Effort to 'Maneuver the US Into a War' as Trump Officials Rush to Blame Iran for Attacks on Gulf Tankers
"These attacks are yet another warning sign that Trump and his team are leaning into a disastrous war in the Middle East."
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Tom Perez 'This Exchange Cuts to the Heart of Our Crisis': Watch DNC Chair Hide Behind Party Rules to Argue Against Climate-Focused Debate
"If you understand the impact that the climate crisis is going to have, it isn't a single issue. It's going to affect literally every single aspect of our lives."
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'Massive Win for Working People': Nevada Governor Signs Bill Giving Over 20,000 State Employees Collective Bargaining Rights
"This is a historic day for state employees and all Nevadans, as collective bargaining rights will mean a voice on the job to make meaningful changes."
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Warren, Sanders Lead Calls for Immediate Impeachment Hearings After Trump Says He Would Welcome Dirt From Foreign Power in 2020
"We have a president who thinks he is above the law. The House should immediately begin impeachment inquiries," said Sen. Bernie Sanders
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