Just days after Christmas, 1.3 million Americans will lose their emergency unemployment benefits thanks to Congress leaving the jobless aid for long-term unemployed people out of its budget deal.
Upping the stakes of the government shutdown.
Progressive activists plan to turn up the heat on Republican lawmakers at their town hall meetings during the August recess with questions for them on issues such as Obamacare and immigration reform.
Americans United for Change's Romney-Gekko 2012 campaign, seeking to expose the full truth about Mitt Romney's excessive greed and agenda supporting the one percent, launched a new parody ad highlighting the Republican presidential candidate's use of offshore tax havens in the Cayman Islands.
From TPM -- Significant New Progressive Ad Campaign Targets Republicans For Voting To End Medicare (VIDEO): In a significant escalation of the progressive campaign to make Republicans pay a political price for voting to end Medicare, the