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Senate Democrats Introduce Plan to Force Multinational Corporations to 'Pay Their Fair Share'

"That starts with ending incentives to ship jobs overseas and closing loopholes that allow companies to stash their profits in tax havens."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


20 Senate Dems, Sanders Urge Recurring Stimulus Payments in Biden's 'Build Back Better' Plan

"This crisis is far from over, and families deserve certainty that they can put food on the table and keep a roof over their heads."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


In Thumbs-Down to Sinema, Survey Finds Majority of Arizona Voters Favor $15 Minimum Wage

"The verdict is clear—in Arizona, voting to raise the minimum wage is the smartest political move."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


'Now Is the Time for Boldness': Senators Urge Biden to Back Recurring Payments for Covid Relief Package

"This crisis is far from over, and families deserve certainty that they can put food on the table and keep a roof over their heads," the 10 members of the Democratic caucus wrote.

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


'Inhumane': As CBO Warns Employment Won't Recover Until 2024, GOP Offers Mere 3-Month Extension of Jobless Aid

"Workers who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own shouldn't be constantly worrying that they are going to lose their income overnight."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Rights Advocates Alarmed by US Spy Agency's Purchase of Warrantless Phone Location Data

"Congress must end this lawless practice and require the government to get a warrant for our location data, regardless of its source."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


7,000+ Lawyers, Law Students Demand Hawley and Cruz Resign for Inciting 'Violence and Terror'

"Hawley and Cruz directly incited the January 6th insurrection, repeating dangerous and unsubstantiated statements regarding the election and abetting the lawless behavior of President Trump."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


As New Jobless Figures Show 'Massive Pain on the Eve of the New Year,' Dems Rip McConnell for Stonewalling $2,000 Relief Checks

"It's more than a stimulus check," admonished Rep. Barbara Lee. "It's a survival check." 

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Director of National Intelligence Admits Government Used Section 215 to Track Browsing History

After initially denying the practice, Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe admitted the government engaged in activity "that could be characterized" as tracking website visits. 

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


ACLU Sues to Find Out How and Why Federal Agencies Are Accessing Americans' Cell Phone Location Data

"We're suing to bring some much-needed transparency to these disturbing practices," explained one ACLU staff attorney.

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·