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'An Escalation We've Been Expecting': New York AG Seeks Donald Trump's Testimony in Civil Fraud Probe

The state attorney general's office is also participating in a criminal investigation led by the Manhattan district attorney.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Pass BBB Now,' Jayapal Demands as Senate Hold-Up Threatens to Delay Key Child Benefits

"Delays to passing Build Back Better have real consequences on families. Working people are waiting. They need us to act."

Jake Johnson ·


Nail-Biter in Seattle as Recall of Socialist Kshama Sawant Remains Too Close to Call

Preliminary returns showed effort to oust progressive city council member was supported by 53% of voters, but crucial late ballots might lean in her favor.

Andrea Germanos ·


Pressley Leads Resolution Targeting Boebert’s Islamophobia as Hill Staffers Fear 'Incendiary Rhetoric'

"Without meaningful accountability for that member's actions, we risk normalizing this behavior and endangering the lives of our Muslim colleagues, Muslim staffers, and every Muslim who calls America home," said Rep. Ayanna Pressley.

Julia Conley ·


'Reckless Misuse of Resources': House Approves $778 Billion Military Budget

"There was no CBO score needed. No concern about the deficit. No mention of inflation," said Rep. Jamaal Bowman.

Jake Johnson ·


Socialism Creeps Into Dilbert’s Office

It's up to you and me to decide what it means to be a socialist in 21st century America.

Tom Gallagher ·


Progressive Coalition to Schumer: No More Cuts to Popular Build Back Better Bill

"Now is the moment to do everything in your power to ensure that we get the best, most inclusive, reconciliation bill possible across the finish line."

Jessica Corbett ·


Voters From Both Parties Overwhelmingly Want Biden to Crack Down on Corporate Crime

The president needs to use "the considerable powers of the executive branch... to show the people that he is on their side, not the side of the wealthy and well-connected few," said one progressive advocate.

Kenny Stancil ·


AOC Warns of Political Disaster for Democrats If They 'Over-Promise and Under-Deliver'

"What really dampens turnout is when Democrats make promises that they don't keep."

Jake Johnson ·


'Let's Get It Done': House Set to Vote on Build Back Better Act After CBO Score Released

"It's time to invest in paid leave, child care, universal pre-k, home care, climate action, affordable housing, healthcare, immigration reform, and so much more. It's time to Build Back Better."

Brett Wilkins ·

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