“We are not going to negotiate with ourselves,” progressives say as Democrats contemplate what to cut from Biden's Build Back Better proposal.
House progressives are driving a tough bargain on Capitol Hill. It took years of preparation for them to reach this moment.
Biden and Pelosi are trying to proceed with the $1 trillion public works bill and negotiate the rest of Biden's big health care, education and climate change bill in the days to come.
Reps. Cori Bush, Pramila Jayapal and Barbara Lee recounted their experiences with abortion, as access to the procedure is increasingly threatened.
Rep. Pramila Jayapal reintroduced the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, which would ensure basic workplace standards for nannies and house cleaners.
“We've ended up getting a lot of our priorities in,” the chairwoman of the Congressional Progressive Caucus said.
The senator and Rep. Pramila Jayapal are introducing legislation modeled after President Biden’s campaign proposals.
Reps. Jesús “Chuy” García, Ayanna Pressley and Pramila Jayapal are leading the reform effort.
At least three lawmakers have tested positive for COVID-19 after sheltering in the U.S. Capitol with GOP members who refused to wear masks.
Pramila Jayapal lambasted Republican lawmakers for refusing to "simply wear a damn mask" during the Capitol lockdown.