"This is a story about Facebook, the FEC, and broken systems," said a former Facebook employee. "Now it's time for the FEC to prove that perverting justice has consequences."
"Mitch McConnell and the Koch brothers are not worth setting the planet on fire for," said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
"These are the same Republican senators who refused to vote for the American Rescue Plan, who refused to pass a bipartisan commission to investigate the January 6 insurrection, and who refused to vote for pay equity."
Single-payer systems at the state-level, said one advocate of the new bill, would "demonstrate just how much better they are than our fragmented for-profit healthcare system."
'Manchin Is Only Moved by Corporate Donors,' Says Bowman as Koch-Backed Group Lobbies Against Voting Rights Bill
"The provisions in the For the People Act are widely popular, among Democrats and Republicans. It's just not popular among billionaire donors."
"This is a fundamental issue of fairness," said the Democratic Senate Majority Leader.
On the foreign policy front, Castillo's victory will represent a huge blow to U.S. interests in the region and an important step towards reactivating Latin American integration.
The allegations of fraud from a former dictator's daughter came as voting results showed her leftist rival with a narrow lead.
Republicans have consistently adopted a reactionary orientation on race, ethnicity, and gender issues, and are fervid opponents of majority rule.
A reminder that a late 19th century Speaker of the House, a Republican, successfully quashed the filibuster—for the sake of the nation.