In the last five years, working families have seen their homes foreclosed on, retirement accounts evaporate and wages disappear. Now Republicans want to shut down the National Labor Relations Board and tip the scales further towards wealthy corporations.
We should not try to bargain for their good will with policies that hurt our seniors, especially since they've been unwilling to reduce tax loopholes for millionaires and wealthy corporations by so much as a dime.
After years of being denied the right to marry the people they love, LGBT Americans are nearing their long-delayed moment of full equality before the law. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, ‘The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justi
A hundred years ago the women of this country banded together and demanded equal treatment before the law. Marching down Pennsylvania Avenue the day before Woodrow Wilson's inauguration, these women began to steer the country towards greater equality.
This is one of the most irresponsible legislative failures in the history of the Republic. We need to replace the sequester or eliminate it entirely before these cuts hit average Americans and derail our economic recovery.
Today is a day for celebration for women and men across the country. This bill fulfills our nation's highest responsibility to protect those who are vulnerable, regardless of where they live or who they love.