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Tell Your MOC To Vote For The CPC ‘Better Off Budget’
Tell your member of Congress (MOC) to vote for the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) “Better Off Budget’ (BOB). The public needs to know that this progressive approach addresses so many of the country's problems. Read more...
Biden: Raising Minimum Wage Good For Business
"In this week’s address, Vice President Biden discusses the importance of raising the federal minimum wage. It’s good for workers, it’s good for business, and it would help close the gender pay gap, as women make up more than half of the workers who stand to benefit from a raise." Read more...
Jobs In The President's Sure-To-Be-Obstructed Budget
Again and again, President Obama has proposed programs to help the economy and create jobs. Again and again, these proposals have been obstructed by Republicans in Congress. Read more...
Paul Ryan Attacks Obama Budget As 'Raising White Flag' For Not Gutting Social Safety Nets
Rep. Paul Ryan continues to find refuge with friendly media outlets like Fox to pretend that the majority of Americans agree with his cruel budget proposals. Read more...
CT Gov. Malloy Takes Michael Steele To School Over Minimum Wage
Gov. Dan Malloy knocks down every one of Michael Steele's talking points while debating the need to raise the minimum wage on this Tuesday's Hardball. Read more...

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'Bridgegate' May Be The Least Of Christie’s Problems
While the mainstream press circles the troubled New Jersey governor over the obvious, astute observers may want to keep an eye on what may be the real threat to his “comeback” hopes. Read more...
Bob Corker Wants A Race To The Bottom For Tennessee Workers
Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker's lies and threats to the VW workers in his state over unionization may have just guaranteed they won't build in the anti-union south again any time soon. Read more...
Nicolle Wallace Likens Stimulus Package To 'Generational Theft'
Former Bushie and McCain campaign manager Nicolle Wallace wants us to believe that the stimulus package -- not the bank bailouts -- was what we should consider "generational theft." Read more...
Ignore Spinners: CBO Says Wage Raise Lifts 900K Out Of Poverty
Don't believe the hair-on-fire job loss spinners. Today's CBO report outlines huge economic benefits as a result of raising the minimum wage. Read more...
Jennifer Rubin: Thank Bush And Paulson For Saving U.S. From Great Depression
The Washington Post's Jennifer Rubin admits we were heading into a second Great Depression when President Obama took office, but says give Bush and Paulson credit for saving us, not the stimulus package. Read more...