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Watchdog Says Use 14th Amendment Against Lawmakers Who Betrayed Oaths on January 6

CREW argues there some current and future members of Congress should be disqualified from holding office, and failing to hold them accountable "imperils the very foundations of American democracy."

Jessica Corbett ·

Candidates Who Deny Election Results Should Be Barred From Public Office

American democracy is based on our commitments to be bound by the outcomes of elections.

Robert Reich ·

Bolsonaro Follows Trump's Script

If Bolsonaro loses the election, there is widespread concern that he will organize a revolt and refuse to accept the results. This would be a sad copy of January 6, a tragedy for Brazil and a dire threat to democracy.

César Chelala ·

Jayapal Ties Trumpian Rhetoric to Violent Threats Against US Lawmakers and Democracy

"We've got to get people in government who actually believe in government," said the Washington Democrat, "and who believe in democracy, believe in voting, believe in our Constitution."

Jessica Corbett ·

It's Time for Democrats to Take the Gloves Off and Ban Seditious Republicans From Congress

It's time to enforce the Constitution, and a judge in New Mexico just kicked off the process. Democrats need to jump on this with the vigor of Trump crashing a Miss Teen USA dressing room.

Thom Hartmann ·

195 Election Deniers Are on the Ballot in November—And Many Are Expected to Win

Among Republican House candidates, "118 election deniers and eight election doubters have at least a 95% chance of winning," according to a new analysis.

Jessica Corbett ·

'Historic Win': Judge Removes New Mexico Official From Office for Taking Part in Jan. 6 Insurrection

"Protecting American democracy means ensuring those who violate their oaths to the Constitution are held responsible," said one government ethics advocate.

Julia Conley ·

Trump Floats 'Full Pardons' for January 6 Insurrectionists

"Donald Trump wants political violence to be the norm in America, and the GOP is right there with him," said one House Democrat.

Jake Johnson ·

Corporate PACs Have Lavished $22 Million on 'Big Lie' Republicans Since Jan. 6

Koch Industries, Home Depot, and Boeing are among the biggest donors to lawmakers who voted against certifying the 2020 election results.

Julia Conley ·

The Questions We Must Be Asking About a Second American Civil War

Imagine a repeat of Jan 6th—but with tanks, soldiers, and guns.

Umair Haque ·

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