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“It’s sort of a sellout to Big Pharma,” the Minnesota attorney general and former House progressive leader said.
They didn't, really. House leaders had already set the spending plan in motion.
The objections of Ro Khanna and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez were not enough to stop the pay-as-you-go budget rule.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ro Khanna say the new rules risk hamstringing a progressive agenda.
The group is a centrist, corporate organization working against Democrats, Rep. Mark Pocan writes.
The former FBI deputy director was fired two days before he was set to retire and be eligible to receive his pension.
The herbal drug "should be legal and available for those struggling with addiction," said Rep. Jared Polis.
As Thanksgiving rolls around this year marking the beginning of the holiday season, we are able to pause and reflect on all
With a House vote this week, a diverse group -- including Mark Ruffalo, Alice Walker, Laurence Tribe and FreedomWorks -- is getting involved.
"Almost all of this will slowly come out as more investigations happen," the rep said.
We're not even two years removed from the last time the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party held Congress hostage and forced the federal government to shut down for 16 days. Sadly, the wheels are already in motion for another shutdown.
“Officials have an obligation to uphold rights for all Americans enshrined in the Constitution."
For years, oil and gas corporations have been degrading our cherished public lands with the destructive oil and gas drilling method known as fracking. This has seriously impacted our public lands and groundwater, and areas buffering America's most precious national parks and monuments are at increasingly grave risk.
"If you can’t pass a lot of legislation, you have to do something. So I try to keep this on the side." -- Rep. Mark Pocan
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