Long has received an outpouring of love online — including an effusive statement of support from Rep. Jamaal Bowman.
Over two dozen young people on a hunger strike were also arrested while protesting lawmakers’ failure to pass key voting rights legislation.
The New York Democrat is pushing for the president to recognize the day of the insurrection as a “National Day of Healing.”
Bowman, a New York Democrat, met with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in November. The visit angered members of the DSA political group.
The New York Democrat is endorsing a $1.16 trillion plan to retrofit school buildings to be cleaner and greener and to hire more teachers.
A sixth woman came forward this week to accuse the New York governor of sexual misconduct.
The progressive lawmakers all shared the image of their group, which has grown from four to six.
The incoming New York congressman named Randi Weingarten, Dr. Betty Rosa and Freeman Hrabowski as possibilities to head the Department of Education.
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The veteran congressman's defeat is a big win for the progressive left and a crushing blow for the Democratic establishment.