Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs RaúlM. Grijalva (AZ)and Keith Ellison (MN)released the following statement today after the Senate rejected the Republican plan to end Medicare as we know it:
Forty-One Progressive Members Of Congress Urge Direct Involvement Of The People's Budget In Deficit Talks
May 12, 2011
Forty-one Members of Congress signed a letter to President Barack Obama today urging him to include the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) leadership in ongoing bipartisan budget negotiations.
Leading House Progressives Pen Letter to President Obama Calling for Shift to Withdrawal in Afghanistan Following Bin Laden's Death
May 4, 2011
Letter Renews Call for Significant and Sizeable Reduction of U.S. Troops in Afghanistan Beginning No Later Than July 2011
April 5, 2011
Today, as Republicans continue to fight for draconian cuts to the fiscal year 2011 federal budget that would cost hundreds of thousands of jobs, the Congressional Progressive Caucus released the following short video to show the American people some of the impacts these cuts would have.
Progressive Caucus Questions GOP Bill That Speaker Boehner Once Called "Ultimate Washington Power Grab"
March 31, 2011
The Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) today highlighted the baffling Republican attempt to pass a bill proclaiming itself the "law of the land" without Senate approval or presidential signature.
March 24, 2011
One year ago today, the decades-long wait for healthcare reform finally ended when President Obama put his signature to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. It's one of the most important pieces of domestic legislation of our lifetimes, and it is already making a powerful difference in the lives of so many Americans.
March 15, 2011
Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva and Keith Ellison, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC), released the following statement after House Republicans introduced a three-week continuing budget resolution.
Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Oppose Wisconsin Republican Job-Killing Power Grab, Denounce Anti-Democratic Tactics
March 10, 2011
Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva and Keith Ellison, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC), today released the following statement on last night's passage of the Wisconsin Republican anti-middle class bill.
Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva and Keith Ellison, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC), released the following statement today on the Republican proposed middle class tax increase.
Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Applaud Department of Justice Decision to Stop Defending Discriminatory "Defense of Marriage Act"
February 23, 2011
Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva and Keith Ellison, co-chairs of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC), released the following statement today after the Department of Justice declared the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional.