September 11, 2018 Blog
To nobody’s surprise, the GOP’s latest tax bill will add even more to the deficit, further padding the pockets of the wealthiest 1 percent. It’s just another step in their plan to use the massive deficit from their tax scams to justify ransacking the Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security that seniors and working families rely on.
September 7, 2018 Blog
Today, President Trump goes to North and South Dakota. He will attend fundraisers and meet with supporters, but we know what he won’t do: address the real issues facing hard-working North and South Dakota families. Not to mention the ongoing GOP’s contentious court battle to attack health care coverage for 130 million Americans with pre-existing conditions, which could strip health coverage away from hundreds of thousands of people in North and South Dakota.
September 6, 2018 Blog
Tonight, President Trump is heading to Billings, Montana to hold another one of his campaign rallies. He will likely attack the press and perhaps those that work at the White House too, go on and on about “draining the swamp” even though all evidence points to the contrary, and defend his SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh. What won’t he mention? The ongoing GOP court battle to attack health care coverage for 130 million Americans with pre-existing conditions. (Let’s not forget that just last year in Montana, former GOP House Candidate Greg Gianforte body-slammed a reporter when asked a question about Trumpcare’s assault on people with pre-existing conditions.)
September 5, 2018 Blog
Today, Republicans’ cruel assault on the health care of Americans with pre-existing conditions continued – this time playing out in a federal courthouse in Texas. After voting to take away consumer protections for people with pre-existing conditions in their brutal Trumpcare bill, Republicans are now waging a court battle against the ACA putting in dire peril the health care of 130 million Americans who currently have health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, cancer, mental illness or substance abuse – and all those who will be diagnosed with a health condition in the future.
August 12, 2018 Blog
This morning, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Jonathan Capehart on MSNBC’s AM Joy to discuss House Democrats’ A Better Deal For The People agenda including proposals to clean up the Republicans’ culture of corruption, cronyism and incompetence in Trump’s Washington.
August 10, 2018 Blog
As if the initial windfalls in the GOP tax scam for the rich weren’t enough, it looks like the Trump Administration just found another way to hand even more tax breaks to big banks and the wealthiest 1 percent.
August 3, 2018 Blog
Concerning news. Today, as American workers’ wages continue to stagnate, the Department of Labor reports that job growth has slowed in July – while the wealthiest 1 percent and big corporations continue to hoard the benefits of the GOP Tax Scam for the rich.
July 31, 2018 Blog
575: Days since the start of this Republican Congress as of July 31, 2018
July 12, 2018 Blog
550: Days since the start of this Republican Congress as of July 6, 2018
July 10, 2018 Blog
Last night, President Trump chose to fill the most consequential Supreme Court vacancy in a generation with a nominee boasting a proven, decades-long and active hostility to women’s reproductive freedoms and to the health care law of the land.