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172 Republicans Rebuked for Voting Against Protecting Women From Violence

"One in three women experience sexual or intimate partner violence during their lifetime," said Rep. Lauren Underwood. "I voted to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act today with that sad truth on my mind."

Jenna McGuire ·


'Don't Patronize Me': Katie Porter Tears Into Oil Exec for Claiming His Industry Doesn't Get Special Tax Breaks

"The wonderful Rep. Katie Porter provides a signal moment in congressional history. And it's a sign of the weakening position of the oil industry—no deference to these liars any longer."

Jake Johnson ·


'It Was That Bad. It's Actually Worse': Ocasio-Cortez Hits Back After Republicans Challenge Her Capitol Attack Story

"You previously told reporters yourself that you barricaded in your office, afraid you'd be hurt," the New York congresswoman told one of her Republican colleagues. 

Brett Wilkins ·


Congressional Staffers Implore Senators to Convict Trump 'For Our Sake and the Sake of the Country'

"The use of violence and lies to overturn an election is not worthy of debate," the staffers wrote. "Either you stand with the republic or against it."

Brett Wilkins ·


New Report From Rep. Katie Porter Reveals How Big Pharma Pursues 'Killer Profits' at the Expense of Americans' Health

"It's time we reevaluate the standards for approving these mergers. It's time we pass legislation to lower drug prices. And it's time we rethink the structure of leadership at big pharmaceutical companies."

Brett Wilkins ·


Calling for End of 'Shadow Pandemic,' Rallies Across Globe to Mark International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

"Men's violence against women is also a pandemic—one that pre-dates the virus and will outlive it."

Julia Conley ·


Proposal by Katie Porter, House Dems Would Fund Mental Health First Responders to Reduce Police Violence

The co-sponsors cited research showing people with mental illnesses are 16 times more likely to be killed by law enforcement officers.

Brett Wilkins ·


WATCH: Katie Porter, Squad Members Eviscerate Big Pharma CEOs Over 'Exorbitant' Drug Prices

"To recap here: The drug didn't get any better, the cancer patients didn't get any better, you just got better at making money—you just refined your skills at price gouging." 

Brett Wilkins ·



'I Hope the Postmaster General Comes Prepared. I Know I Will,' Says Rep. Katie Porter as DeJoy Agrees to Testify on USPS Changes

U.S. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy will appear before the House Oversight Committee next week amid concerns that he and President Trump are trying to sabotage the November election.

Lisa Newcomb ·

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