National Democratic leaders called on a group of breakaway Democrats in the New York state senate to stop caucusing with Republicans after a special election upheld the party’s majority in the.. Huffington Post
A majority of the Senate Democratic caucus is backing a bill that would raise the federal minimum wage to $15 just two years after a comparable bill introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) received.. Huffington Post
The Minnesota Republican Party is apologizing for an anti-Muslim Facebook post by a party official attacking Rep. Keith Ellison, reports Pat Kessler (2:42). WCCO 4 News At 5 – May 2, 2017 Source: CBS 4 WCCO Minnesota -
Montana will vote Thursday to fill the U.S. House seat vacated in March by now-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.
Democrat Rob Quist, a populist progressive cowboy poet known for his career as a.. Huffington Post
In a now infamous clip from July 2015, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) suggested on ABC’s “The Week” that Donald Trump might become the president. To this, host George Stephanopoulos and New York.. Huffington Post
House Democrats on Wednesday touted unprecedented majority support for a bill that would expand Medicare to the entire U.S. population, reflecting a growing liberal consensus behind single-payer health.. Huffington Post
Valerie Jarrett, who served as a senior adviser to former President Barack Obama for the duration of his presidency, endorsed former Rep. Tom Perriello in Virginia’s hotly contested Democratic.. Huffington Post
Republican Jean Stothert on Tuesday was re-elected mayor of Omaha, Nebraska, denying Democrats an opportunity to notch one of their first major wins since President Donald Trump’s election in a.. Huffington Post
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Brandon Ruffin holds a sign during a Fight for 15 rally in Durham, North Carolina, on November 29, 2016.
In our last column, we offered two bold.. The American Prospect
The Minnesota Republican Party is coming under fire after a district branch of the GOP posted a racist rant on its Facebook page about America’s first Muslim congressman. The post has since been.. Raw Story
WASHINGTON ― National reproductive rights groups counted it as a major victory last week when the Democratic National Committee doubled down on its commitment to abortion rights amid anger at its.. Huffington Post
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) knows the bill he introduced on Thursday to transition the United States to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050 probably won’t become law anytime soon.
But, as one of.. Huffington Post
WASHINGTON ― In a major win for the labor union-backed Fight for $15 movement and the progressive wing of the Democratic Party, Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) are introducing.. Huffington Post
We all knew it was coming and now it has finally been confirmed that the Senate's favorite Socialist will introduce legislation later this week calling for a $15 federal minimum wage. The pending.. Zero Hedge
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee, said last week at an event at the University of Minnesota that former President Barack Obama’s legacy is in danger,.. CNSNews.com
OMAHA, Nebraska ― Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) called on an arena full of Omaha Democrats to get behind the city’s mayoral candidate Heath Mello on Thursday night,.. Huffington Post
The Democratic candidate for mayor of Omaha, Nebraska, told The Huffington Post on Thursday that if elected, he “would never do anything to restrict access to reproductive health care.”
The.. Huffington Post
After Hillary Clinton’s devastating loss nearly six months ago, her most powerful Democratic allies feared losing control of the party. Efforts to lip-synch economic populism while remaining closely.. Huffington Post
In the wake of an election in which the Democratic party lost the White House and failed to take the Senate, newly-minted DNC Vice Chair Keith Ellison offered some shocking criticism of President.. Mediaite