Articles Tagged 'Democrats'
Centrist Democrats raise concerns over $15 minimum wage push
House Democrats are moving forward with legislation that would raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, despite concerns from centrist lawmakers about the… READ MORE
Dems halt effort to secure pay increase for lawmakers, as contempt votes, funding drama loom
House Democrats on Monday evening abruptly halted an effort to increase congressional pay for the first time since 2009, saying the proposal would be reviewed… READ MORE
Democrats hope some presidential candidates drop out — and run for Senate
Democrats facing a steep uphill climb to win back the Senate want Beto O’Rourke to reconsider his long-shot bid for president and take another look… READ MORE
Dems set to use McConnell’s legislative graveyard against him
House Democrats are hoping to use Sen. Mitch McConnell’s “legislative graveyard” as a messaging tool to topple GOP candidates in 2020.
McConnell (R-Ky.), the Senate… READ MORE
Pelosi tells Dems she wants to see Trump ‘in prison’
Speaker Nancy Pelosi told senior Democrats that she’d like to see President Donald Trump “in prison” as she clashed with House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler… READ MORE
Democrats plan Capitol Hill event to put Trump’s mental health under fire
Democrats are planning to host a Capitol Hill event featuring psychiatrists who will warn that President Trump is unfit for office based on his mental… READ MORE
Democrats fail to mollify impeachment crowd
Democratic leaders hoping to mollify restive liberals through aggressive oversight of the Trump administration are facing early warning signs from the pro-impeachment crowd that it’s… READ MORE
Democrats keep censure for Trump on the table
House Democrats are eyeing a move to censure President Trump as a possible alternative to impeaching a president they have accused of gross wrongdoing while… READ MORE
Rep. Rashida Tlaib says House ‘moving towards’ consensus for Trump impeachment
Rep. Rashida Tlaib believes the House of Representatives is “moving towards” the support necessary to bring impeachment proceedings against President Trump.
Speaking on “Meet the… READ MORE
Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer scolds Dems for not impeaching Trump in scathing ad
Liberal billionaire activist Tom Steyer is keeping the pressure on House Democrats to impeach President Trump, releasing a scathing ad slamming the party for balking… READ MORE