Kirsten Gillibrand

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A single mother plays with her young sons outside their family home. (Photo: Stock/Getty Images)
"Lack of a national paid leave policy makes all of us more vulnerable during this pandemic and for future public health emergencies, while putting the financial stability of businesses on the line."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"No one in America should have to pay a 400% interest rate on a $375 loan from...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A healthcare worker takes a nasal swab sample from a resident to test for Covid-19 at the Abyssinian Baptist Church in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City on May 13, 2020.
"No one in this country should be afraid to go to the doctor because of the...


Today's study in contrasts as reflected in the dueling hashtags #BernieAtTheVatican and #HillaryAtTheMansion: Bernie went to Rome to urge "a moral economy" after releasing his "very boring" tax returns - income $205,271 - while Hillary flew to the infamous Clooney fundraiser costing $33,400 to $353,000. In response to the "corruption-fest," hundreds of peasants for Bernie staged a pot-and-pan protest and #DineWithThe99 potluck - price tag $27.