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Democracy Defenders Vow to Sue After GOP-Led Arizona County Refuses to Certify Election

The secretary of state plans to sue after GOP officials put the votes of more than 47,000 Arizonans at risk.

Kenny Stancil ·


Rev. Barber Breaks Down Why Democrats Must Engage With Low-Wealth Voters

In future elections, said the co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign, Democrats must "focus clearly and intensely on poor and low-wealth voters who tend to, when they vote, vote progressive if they're targeted."

Julia Conley ·


Former Trump Aide Steve Bannon Sentenced to Four Months in Prison

The Justice Department had recommended a six-month prison sentence and a $200,000 fine.

Jake Johnson ·


To Save Social Security and Medicare, Democrats Urged to Head Off GOP Debt Limit Ploy

"Not doing so would be massive political malpractice by Schumer and Pelosi," said one progressive strategist.

Jake Johnson ·


Democracy Defenders Plan 70+ Actions to Protect 'Our Freedoms and Our Vote' From GOP Assault

Trump and his allies "incited a violent attack on the Capitol in order to overturn the 2020 election and stop the peaceful transfer of power," organizers warn. "The same individuals are continuing work to sabotage our elections."

Kenny Stancil ·


'This Is Gross': Republican Openly Brags About Staffer Leaving to Work for Wall StreetjakeSep 23, 2022
Rep. Trey Hollingsworth speaks at a hearing
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she "was in the room when this happened and it was just as gross and wild in person."

'More of This!' Merkley Leads Senate Demand for Separate Vote on Manchin Deal

"Thank you to these senators for their solidarity with frontline communities against more fossil fuel pollution!" said one activist.

Jessica Corbett ·


House Dem Demands Biden HHS Probe Hospital Behemoth for Bilking Medicare

"Workers, patients, and taxpayers need to know the truth about unnecessary charges and understaffing," said SEIU, welcoming Rep. Bill Pascrell's call to investigate HCA Healthcare.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Cave Means Grave': Jan. 6 Audio Shows Oath Keepers Emboldened By Trump Tweet

"He didn't say not to do anything to the congressmen," one member of the far-right militia group said in a recording obtained by the House panel investigating the Capitol attack.

Jake Johnson ·


Jayapal Shares Threatening Voicemails Weeks After Stalking Incident

"We cannot accept violence as our new norm," said the congresswoman. "We also cannot accept the racism and sexism that underlies and propels so much of this violence."

Julia Conley ·

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