ICYMI: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Lawsuit fights restrictions on interpreters in Georgia runoff

*ICYMI*   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Lawsuit fights restrictions on interpreters in Georgia runoff   By Mark Niesse   When Georgians who don’t speak English well go to vote in runoff elections Tuesday, state law limits their ability to bring an interpreter. A federal lawsuit asks a judge to intervene, allowing voters with limited English proficiency […]

DNC on Trump’s Latest ACA Sabotage

In response to the Trump administration’s new guidance encouraging states to skirt the ACA’s current income and coverage standards for federal health insurance subsidies, DNC spokesperson Daniel Wessel released the following statement:   “Despite the fact that voters overwhelmingly rejected Republicans’ health care sabotage in the midterm elections, Trump just took one of his most […]

DNC on Election of Rep. Karen Bass as CBC Chair

DNC Chair Tom Perez released the following statement on the election of Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37) as chair of the Congressional Black Caucus:   “I couldn’t be happier to call Congresswoman Karen Bass the next chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. From fighting for criminal justice reform and child welfare to affordable health care and […]

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