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Dems Blast McCarthy for Ditching Jan. 6 Probe After Pelosi Rejects 'Apologists for Insurrectionists'

"Republicans vowing to pursue their own investigation of January 6 sounds like a homicide perpetrator promising to look for the real killers," quipped Rep. Bill Pascrell.

Brett Wilkins ·


Infrastructure Plan With Major Climate Investments Would Create 26 Million Jobs: Report

"Congress has the opportunity to create millions of good-paying jobs in the clean energy economy right now," said one advocate.

Kenny Stancil ·


House Passes $715 Billion Water and Transportation Infrastructure Bill

The INVEST in America Act, said lead sponsor Rep. Peter DeFazio, would help steer the nation "toward our clean energy future."

Andrea Germanos ·


'Because They're Complicit': Nearly Every House Republican Votes Against Jan. 6 Panel

The vote was followed by a threat from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to strip committee assignments from Republicans who sit on bipartisan select committee.

Andrea Germanos ·


New Bill Would Require Biden to Declare Wildlife Extinction Crisis a National Emergency

"Declaring the extinction crisis to be a national emergency would unlock key presidential powers that will halt the unraveling of the planet’s life-support systems."

Jake Johnson ·


House Passes Resolution to Reverse 'Reckless' Trump-Era Methane Rule

"Biden should direct the EPA to use the full power of the Clean Air Act to reduce methane emissions from oil and gas by 65% by 2025," said one advocate.

Kenny Stancil ·


Report Shows How DC Statehood Would Be Step Toward Racial and Gender Justice

"In this moment of racial reckoning, in the midst of a burgeoning movement to protect the fundamental right to vote, it should not escape notice that the nation's worst violation of civil rights falls heaviest on Black women."

Julia Conley ·


Biden Urged to Embrace Top Democrat's Call to End Deadly US Sanctions Against Venezuela

"The terrible suffering and death that Venezuela has experienced in recent years is overwhelmingly a result of economic collapse and deprivation caused by U.S. sanctions."

Kenny Stancil ·


'The Truth Can't Be Hidden': Omar Hits Back at Dems Upset by Critique of US-Israel Atrocities

"We must have the same level of accountability and justice for all victims of crimes against humanity."

Jake Johnson ·


'$2 Trillion Was Already the Compromise': Progressive Revolt Brews Over Biden's Infrastructure Offer to GOP

"The president can't expect us to vote for an infrastructure deal dictated by the Republican Party," said Rep. Jamaal Bowman.

Jake Johnson ·

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