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Cory Booker

Rep. Khanna Introduces 'Visionary' Bill to Take On Big Ag, Strengthen Family Farms

"Mega meatpackers have extracted profits from farmers, workers, and consumers for too long."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·

Warren and Schakowsky Introduce Part-Time Worker Bill of Rights to Battle Companies That 'Skimp on Wages and Benefits'

The legislation comes as new research shows that part-time workers are underemployed—particularly women and people of color—and paid 29.3% less in wages per hour compared with full-time workers.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

Schumer Praised for Joining Sanders in Voting Against Trump Trade Deal That Ignores Climate Crisis

After the Senate passed USMCA, one activist said that "there is no excuse for any Democrat to vote for a trade deal that compromises our climate."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

Cory Booker's Halt on Factory Farms Would Help the Climate

Data from the EPA shows a steady increase in agriculture-related greenhouse gas emissions, much of it linked to industrial systems of crop production and the rise of factory farms over the last two decades.

Ben Lilliston ·

'The Bold Approach We Need': New Booker Ag Bill Includes First-Ever National Factory Farm Moratorium

"We need to fix the broken system," said the White House hopeful. "That means protecting family farmers and ranchers and holding corporate integrators responsible for the harm they are causing."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·

Harris, Booker, Sanders, and Warren Among 27 Senate Democrats Calling on Trump to Fire White Nationalist Stephen Miller

A month after explosive emails exposed depth of Miller's hateful ideology, letter to president says his top policy advisor "must be removed."

Jon Queally, staff writer ·

On Eve of NBC-Hosted Debate, Sanders, Warren, Harris, and Booker Join Call for Network to Allow Outside Probe of Sexual Violence

"Donald Trump has been credibly accused of sexual harassment and sexual abuse by dozens of women. We, as a party, have to offer voters a clear and unquestionable difference come November when it comes to these important issues."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·

Because 'Puerto Rico Must No Longer Be Treated as a Colony,' Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez Lead Demand to End Painful Austerity

"We must hold la Junta accountable—otherwise Wall Street vultures will continue to be prioritized over the needs of the people."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·