Congressional Progressive Caucus

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
demonstrators hold signs demanding "a livable future"
"This people-first legislative roadmap for the first six months of 2021 is an urgent, brave, and just agenda."
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
U.S. Army Paratroopers assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, deploy from Pope Army Airfield, North Carolina on January 1, 2020. (Photo: Capt. Robyn Haake / US ARMY / AFP via Getty Images)
"America needs a coronavirus cure, not more war."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
An election official checks in a resident at a drive-up polling place set up outside of Roosevelt Elementary School on April 7, 2020 in Racine, Wisconsin.
"Failing to act now would put our democracy and the 2020 election at risk."

Further

Thanks to a few tenacious souls in Congress, the fight for true health care reform isn't over just yet. Today Rep. Lynn Woolsey of California, co-chair of the progressive caucus, introduces a bill offering consumers a "robust" public option along with the lousy options offered by profit-hungry private companies. She's got 121 co-sponsors. It isn't single payer, but it's a hopeful start.

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