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Mandela Barnes Slams 'Self-Serving, Multimillionaire' Ron Johnson for Attack on Social Security, Medicare

"Wisconsinites pay into Social Security through a lifetime of hard work," said the state's Democratic Lt. Governor, "and they’re counting on this program and Medicare—but Ron Johnson just doesn't care."

Jon Queally ·


Bernie Sanders Explains the Good, the Bad, and the Very Ugly of the Inflation Reduction Act

This legislation... has some good features, but also some very bad features.

Bernie Sanders ·


Jan. 6 Rallygoer Wins GOP Primary for Arizona's Top Election Official

A member of the far-right extremist group Oath Keepers, Mark Finchem has vowed to end early voting in the state and has called for the 2020 election results to be decertified.

Julia Conley ·


AIPAC's Millions Help Unseat Jewish Progressive Andy Levin in Michigan

"They spent nearly $5 million to target and defeat Levin, far more than was spent by any other group."

Jake Johnson ·


The Manchin-Approved Budget Bill Is No Progressive Panacea But It's a Hell of a Lot Better Than Nothing

Democrats' new reconciliation deal is far from what progressives wanted. But it could still curb climate change, advance fairness in the U.S. tax system—and boost the party's chances in the midterms.

Max B. Saw­icky ·


The 'Missing Text Messages' Timeline: Incompetence, Obstruction, or Worse?

As Trump railed against the "Deep State," he was creating one of his own.

Steven Harper ·


Rebuffing GOP Attack, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Upholds Universal Mail-In Voting

The ruling, said one advocate, "ensures that millions of Pennsylvania voters can continue to cast their ballots safely and conveniently in the manner they choose."

Jake Johnson ·


How the Radical 'Independent State Legislature Theory' Could Destroy US Democracy

If the Supreme Court turns this fringe notion into law, there will be crushing consequences for American voters and our multiracial democracy.

Eliza Sweren-Becker ·


Kentucky 'Now a Forced-Birth State' After Judge Reinstates Abortion Bans

"We must codify the right to abortion in Congress," said Rep. Pramila Jayapal. "Pregnant people deserve to make their own healthcare decisions."

Jessica Corbett ·


Three Tons of Fascism: Angry White Guys in Big-Ass Pickups

White nationalism feeds on gas, gunpowder, oil, and testosterone.

Stan Cox ·

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