Despite the divisive and disastrous comments Donald Trump has said, GOP Senators from across the country have said again and again that they would back Trump if he were the GOP nominee.
GOP Senators are also working with Trump and Mitch McConnell to “delay, delay, delay” a Supreme Court nomination until he would take office.
Join Senate Democrats in demanding that McConnell and Senate Republicans do their jobs now!
McConnell and Senate Republicans think...More
Seven years ago, President Obama took office with ambitious goals to ignite change and move America forward. Since then, he’s led us through some of the most incredible progress this country has ever seen.
Now, we must work to protect the advancements we’ve made in order to build on that progress. Stand with President Obama and Democrats today.
Our accomplishments under President Obama’s leadership are clear: 70 straight months of private-sector job growth,...More
The way things are shaping up this year, it is clear that there is one thing that is going to make all the difference—literally—to the world: Your vote.
People who pledge to vote are more likely to actually do so. Makes sense, doesn’t it? Most of us keep our promises.
Our promises--and hopes and dreams--are for our children, and we should do everything possible to keep them safe. Our elected officials should hold true to those values of protecting our...More
Right now, residents of Flint, Michigan are living through an appalling water crisis after hazardous amounts of lead infiltrated their water supply.
But as Flint parents struggle to obtain clean drinking water for their children, the largest water bottling company in the world, Nestle, is pumping water OUT of Michigan -- for free.
Sign your name to demand Governor Snyder cut off Nestle’s free access to Michigan’s clean water supply >>...More
Republicans are demanding that President Obama disregard the Constitution and NOT fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court.
And their rationale? Because it’s a presidential election year.
Well, guess who else is facing an election year? 24 GOP Senators
We want to know – will these Senators recuse themselves from voting on the next Supreme Court Justice? Or are they hypocrites?
Sign your name telling GOP Senators to recuse themselves from the...More
Senator Portman has abandoned his constitutional duties to the people of Ohio in order to once again prioritize the interests of the Washington power brokers that he serves.
President Obama has made it clear: he'll fulfill his constitutional responsibility with a Supreme Court nominee. And then it'll be time for the Senate to do their job: give that person a fair hearing and an up or down vote.
Add your name to join the Ted Strickland for Senate campaign and hold...More
Elizabeth Warren’s Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has helped countless Americans avoid becoming victims to predatory lenders and shady credit card companies. So naturally, the CFPB has come under fire by the GOP, big banks, and their lobbyists.
Join Senate Democrats in defending the CFPB from the GOP and big banks.
Because of its success protecting consumers, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has come under attack from a shady group...More
The city of Flint, Michigan is in a state of emergency. Since April 2014, the city’s public water supply has been contaminated with elevated levels of lead. Even worse, Governor Rick Snyder knew about Flint’s water problems for MONTHS, but instead of saving lives, he chose to save money and let this toxic water flow.
Governor Snyder let his constituents be POISONED. Sign your name, and demand he RESIGN >>
In 2O14, as part of a cost-cutting plan...More
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Judge Roy Moore is the Chief Justice of the state of Alabama, but he apparently has no clue how the Constitution works. He has issued an order PROHIBITING lower-court judges from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples – ignoring the clear ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court!
“Until further decision by the Alabama Supreme Court, the existing orders of the Alabama Supreme Court that Alabama probate judges have a ministerial duty not to issue any...