DNC on Ohio Republicans Passing Strictest Abortion Ban in Nation

DNC CEO Seema Nanda released the following statement after Republicans in the Ohio legislature passed a six-week abortion ban:   “Today, Ohio Republicans became the latest example of how the Trump administration’s extremist, anti-women policies have emboldened legislators across the country to attack women’s access to health care. With the state legislature’s passage of Ohio’s […]

Wilkie Charges Forward With VA Privatization That Would Reduce Access To Care

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie is dead set to implement the biggest VA privatization plan ever by June 6, despite concerns that the Trump administration’s implementation plan could tremendously reduce access to veterans’ care. The Trump administration’s rushed  push towards privatization coincides with an unprecedented increase in lobbying from special interest groups. The Trump administration […]

DNC Announces Additions to Senior Leadership Team

Today, the Democratic National Committee is proud to announce several new hires: Waikinya Clanton as Senior Advisor to Chair Tom Perez, Rachana Desai Martin as Chief Operating Officer, and Reyna Walters-Morgan as Director of Voter Protection and Civic Engagement.   “As we head into one of the most important elections of our lifetime, we are […]

CBS News: Housing’s hidden crisis: Rural Americans struggle to pay rent

Key Point: “The Trump administration’s proposed 2020 budget also contains cuts for rural housing programs, Stan Keasling, president of National Rural Housing Coalition, said in testimony at the Congressional hearing earlier this month. The cuts target ‘a laundry list’ of programs, including direct homeownership, home-repair loans, and loans and grants for rural rental housing.”   […]

Lo único que Trump quiere es separar familias

Después de la renuncia de la secretaria de Seguridad Nacional Kristjen Nielsen, Donald Trump ha dejado claro con sus palabras y acciones que continuará con su agenda antiinmigrante. Sus planes de reanudar la separación de familias inmigrantes en la frontera sólo empeorará la crisis humanitaria. Esto es lo más reciente: Trump quiere una política más […]

Republicans Urge Drug Companies Not To Cooperate With Democrats’ Efforts To Lower Prescription Drug Prices

House Republicans are going to extraordinary lengths to protect drug companies at the expense of their own constituents. Here’s the latest on the GOP’s move to shield drug companies from a Democratic House investigation into the skyrocketing cost of prescription drugs:   House Democrats opened an investigation into how the drug industry sets prescription drug […]

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