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Fears Mount That GOP's Big Lie on 2020 Just a 'Test Run' for What Comes Next

With Republicans set to block a commission to probe the January 6 attack, progressives warn "the insurrection never actually stopped."

Jessica Corbett ·


'This Is How You Lose Your Majority': Progressive Warnings Mount as Dems Drag Their Feet on Infrastructure

"Republicans aren't interested in compromise. They never were. Let's meet the scale of this crisis and pass the bold package our nation needs."

Jake Johnson ·


Republicans Accused of Economic 'Sabotage' as Florida Becomes 23rd GOP-Led State to Slash Jobless Benefits

"No one should face financial ruin for living in states run by Republicans."

Jake Johnson ·


Democrats 'Must Be Trying to Lose': Progressives Fume After Report Says Biden Budget Excludes Key Promises
U.S. President Joe Biden delivers his inaugural speech after being sworn-in at the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Jonathan Ernst-Pool via Getty Images)
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U.S. President Joe Biden delivers his inaugural speech after being sworn-in at the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Jonathan Ernst-Pool via Getty Images)
"If the aim is to avoid a midterm massacre, why would you do this?" asked one political critic.

Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Resolution to Block Biden's $735 Million Weapons Sale to Israel

"We should not be sending 'direct attack' weaponry to Prime Minister Netanyahu to prolong this violence."

Jake Johnson ·


Sanders Urges Labor Secretary to Protect Jobless Benefits as GOP Governors Race to Cut Them Off

The Vermont senator warned that many workers "will be forced into poverty" if Republican leaders are permitted to end emergency unemployment benefits.

Jake Johnson ·


'Sends a Terrible, Terrible Message': Sanders Rejects Top Dems' Push for a Big Tax Break for the Rich

"You can't be on the side of the wealthy and the powerful if you're going to really fight for working families."

Jake Johnson ·


Pay a Living Wage or 'Flip Your Own Damn Burgers': Progressives Blast Right-Wing Narrative on Jobs

"If one in four recipients are making more off unemployment than they did working, that's not an indictment of $300 a week in UI benefits. It's an indictment of corporations paying starvation wages."

Kenny Stancil ·


'A Transformative, Hopeful Event': Under Pressure, Biden Backs Covid-19 Vaccine Patent Waiver

"This has a real potential to help save lives, strengthen the economy, improve international relations, and eventually end this awful pandemic."

Jessica Corbett ·


To 'Crush the Virus,' Majority of House Dems Urge Biden to Back Vaccine Patent Waiver

"We need to make public policy choices, both in the U.S. and at the WTO, that put lives first."

Jake Johnson ·

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