Mitch McConnell and the Republicans filibustered increasing the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour – even though it would help lift millions of workers out of poverty.
It’s disgusting: the GOP would rather demonize President Obama and block every single piece of his agenda than lift up millions of struggling workers. We need to show them we REFUSE to stand for this.
On New Year’s Day, unemployment benefits expired and over one million Americans lost their lifelines.
President Obama and Senate Democrats have a plan to extend these crucial benefits. But John Boehner and the Tea Party Republicans are already threatening to block the bill.
Add your name: Demand that Boehner and the Republicans pass unemployment benefits.
Thanks to the Citizens United Supreme Court decision, big corporations and outside special interest groups have been able to spend millions of dollars in elections with no disclosure. It’s time to fight back and ensure that the voices of ordinary Americans are not drowned out by corporate cash.
Add your name to support action to reverse Citizens United and return our democracy to its rightful owners: people and ideas, not corporations and money.
New immigration legislation would finally bring a path to citizenship for children, those defending our country, and others living every day in the shadows.
But radical Republicans are threatening to completely block President Obama’s only chance at immigration reform.
Stand behind President Obama and Democrats in support of comprehensive immigration reform.