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18 Years Later, The House Finally Repeals The President's 9/11 War Authority
But how hard are Democrats willing to fight to actually prevent war?
Centrists Wage War On Democratic Socialism And The ‘Extremely Online’
At a Third Way conference, the barriers to a 2020 Democratic win were clear: Bernie Sanders and Medicare-for-All. But Elizabeth Warren was acceptable.
GOP Strategist Urges Democrats To Tackle Trump's 'Tidal Wave Of BS' Immediately
Rick Wilson warned how Trump "can lie with a speed and faculty that no one else has ever had.”
Democrats Love Tax Credits, And Here's One They Could Get Through Congress
A proposal from Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.) would upgrade the Earned Income Tax Credit. The odds against it remain high.
Chuck Schumer: It's Possible To Shame Mitch McConnell Into Action
This tactic hasn’t worked well for Democrats in the past, though.
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Rep. Katie Porter Of California Joins Democrats Calling For Impeachment Inquiry
The congresswoman is California's first freshman House member to join the chorus of Democrats who support an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
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Democrats Have Bold Ideas For New Social Programs. What About The Old Ones?
The 2020 candidates have ambitious plans for tackling big challenges, but still aren’t ready to repair America’s social safety net.
Here Are The Lineups For The First Democratic Debates
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Cory Booker and former Rep. Beto O'Rourke are among those set to appear in the first of this month’s DNC debates on June 26.
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Progressives Fought Dem Leaders On Spending, And Dem Leaders Are About To Win
You can learn a lot about how Congress actually works from the budget process. If you can stomach the budget process.
Joe Biden Is Catching Up To His Party's Shifting Views On Abortion
The 2020 hopeful's reversal on the Hyde Amendment is emblematic of wider changes within the Democratic Party.
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House Democrats Want To Make It Illegal For Trump To Accept Foreign Election Help
The forthcoming bill comes after the president boasted he'd be willing to take information on his opponents from foreign governments.
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Progressive Group Recruits 2020 Primary Challenger To Conservative Texas Democrat
Jessica Cisneros, a human rights attorney, hopes to unseat Rep. Henry Cuellar.
Rep. Norma J. Torres Slams Republican Abortion Policies
During a speech on the House floor, Rep. Norma J. Torres said “it is tiring to hear so many sex starved males.”
Rachel Maddow Nails Why Democrats Must Stop Overthinking Donald Trump's Impeachment
The MSNBC host explained why it was impossible to “game out” the political impact.
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Joe Biden Portrays Himself As The Anti-Trump During Iowa Swing
The former vice president focused on the differences between himself and Trump, mainly ignoring his Democratic rivals.
Can Sen. Doug Jones Win Alabama Again?
The Alabama Democrat is one of the most vulnerable candidates preparing for reelection in 2020. But can he win over the deep-red state again?
Democrats Push New Strategy For Enforcing Russia Subpoenas
They're ramping up action related to Mueller’s probe into Russia election meddling as they try to focus more public attention on the report.
Democrats Push Ahead With Hearings On Mueller's Russia Probe
By Mary Clare Jalonick, AP
They will also lay the groundwork for an appearance from Mueller himself, despite his stated desire to avoid testifying.
Dan Lipinski Is An Anti-Abortion Democrat In Congress. His Time May Be Up.
He's kept his Illinois House seat for years. But his party has shifted left and progressive Marie Newman is betting their district has, too.
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From The New Deal To The Green New Deal
A historian delves into American liberalism's original Big Idea.
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Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan — And A Story
Campaigning on policy doesn't work for every Democrat. Here's why it seems to be working for her.
Biden Would Have Been The First Democratic Nominee To Support The Hyde Amendment Since Carter
Now, he’s just discarding his position in exactly the same way Al Gore did.
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2 High-Profile Democratic Abortion Rights Opponents Are Raising Money Together
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, who just signed a harsh anti-abortion law, is holding a fundraiser for Jim Hood, a Mississippi gubernatorial candidate.
Trump Supporter Arrested After Allegedly Threatening To Kill Members of Congress
By Brady McCombs, AP
Scott Brian Haven of Utah is accused of making over 2,000 phone calls to the U.S. Capitol over a three-year period about Democrats threatening Trump's presidency.
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House Democrats To Make It Easier To Find Trump Aides In Contempt, Bring Them To Court
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The House will also more forward with enforcing subpoenas against Attorney General William Barr and ex-White House counsel Don McGahn.
North Carolina Democrats Successfully Block ‘Born Alive’ Anti-Abortion Bill
Democratic lawmakers fought through dirty tactics from their GOP colleagues to sustain Gov. Roy Cooper's (D) veto of an extreme anti-abortion bill.
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