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Kirsten Gillibrand


With PAID Leave Act, Democrats Aim to Close Loopholes in Coronavirus Bill That Left Out Millions of Workers

"This is good for workers, businesses, and critically, it will help slow the spread of the coronavirus."

Julia Conley ·


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 ·


Voters 'Overwhelmingly Support' Robust Paid Family Leave Proposal While Rejecting 'Half-Measures,' New Study Finds

"At at some point, everyone has to take care of a loved one, get care for themselves, or both—and we need time away from our jobs to do so."

Julia Conley ·


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 ·


It’s Time to Talk About Our Broken Democracy. Will Tonight's Democratic Debate Moderators Step Up?

We need a candidate to push for protecting democracy as fiercely as Jay Inslee did for addressing climate change.

David Daley ·


New Greenpeace Report Breaks Down Why Next US President Has No Choice But to Prioritize Total 'Fossil Fuel Phase Out'

"The science demands our next president initiate nothing short of a full-scale mobilization to phase out fossil fuels and kickstart the renewable energy economy."

Jessica Corbett ·


Citing Threats to Abortion Rights, Sanders Endorses Marie Newman's Democratic Primary Challenge Against Anti-Choice Incumbent Dan Lipinski

"She will be a powerful voice for upholding Roe v. Wade at a disturbing moment in our history when a woman's right to control her own body and future is at stake."

Jessica Corbett ·


Connecticut Set to Become 7th State With Family Leave Law as US Still Lags Behind Rest of Developed World's Policies

"We are proud to join the rest of the world and become just the seventh state in the U.S. to create a system of paid leave."

Julia Conley ·


Joining Wave of GOP Anti-Choice Attacks, Louisiana's Democratic Governor Signs Abortion Ban Authored By Democrat

"Women are the base of the Democratic Party, and if you're not fighting alongside us, you don't deserve to represent the American people."

Jake Johnson ·


Sanders Leads Top 2020 Contenders on Greenpeace Climate Scorecard While Biden Places Dead Last

"We are in a climate emergency. In 2020, true climate leadership means nothing less than saying 'yes' to a Green New Deal and 'no' to fossil fuels."

Jake Johnson ·

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