Center for American Progress

Jake Johnson, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks during the confirmation hearing for Neera Tanden, nominee for Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), before the Senate Budget Committee on February 10, 2021 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
The chairman of the Senate Budget Committee also pressed Tanden on her think tank's prolific fundraising from such corporate giants as Amazon, Walmart, and JPMorgan Chase.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Sen. John Hickenlooper (D-Colo.) leaves the Senate Chamber during a procedural vote at the U.S. Capitol January 28, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
"Let us be clear on this. Not only do undocumented community members pay taxes...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a "Make America Great Again" campaign rally at Altoona-Blair County Airport in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania on October 26, 2020. (Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images)
"These rallies offer a boost to the president's ego but risk leaving behind a...


Asked what he expected Elizabeth Warren to do in her new Senate leadership role, Harry Reid said, "I expect her to be Elizabeth Warren." And she is. At a hearing, she decimated the new housing finance chief for failing to help a single family avoid foreclosure through long-overdue, legally mandated mortgage reform. See Mel Watt stammer. See Warren rip him a new one. This is a leader.