Alongside Sanders, NY Governor Announces First-In-Nation Free Tuition Plan

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‘Our job is to encourage every person in this country to get all of the education they can, not to punish them for getting that education,’ Sanders says in New York.
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GOP-Controlled House Seeks To Quell Floor ‘Disruptions’ With Fines And Penalties

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The proposal, seen by Bloomberg, is seemingly designed to prevent another sit-in like the one about 40 Democrats staged this summer after the Orlando nightclub shooting.

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Despite Pressure From Trump, UN Votes To Demand End To Israeli Settlements

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“There is an increasing understanding among U.S. political leaders, thanks to ongoing grassroots pressure, of the need to hold Israel accountable to international law. The U.S. abstention from this resolution is a welcome sign in that regard.” Continue reading

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Senate Republicans Block Sanders-Backed ‘Trump Proposal’ On Rx Drugs

‘It is incomprehensible to me that we have a major bill dealing with prescription drugs and yet we are running from the most important issue and that is the greed of the pharmaceutical industry’
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