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The Most “Diverse” Congress Ever?

We took a giant leap forward in 2018. But we've got a LONG way to go. By Cory Archibald Sometimes seeing really is believing. We've all made jokes about Congress being out of touch because it's "full of old white men." But until you see the evidence stacked up in...

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America Can’t Wait On Election Reform

The Georgia elections from the eyes of a poll watcher.   Over 100,000 citizens’ voter registrations purged from rolls solely because of “use it or lose it”. Over 53,000 registrations slow-walked. Over 94% of votes cast on unverifiable voting machines, so no individual...

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Barbara Lee for Speaker

Congress needs new leadership prepared to meet the challenges of today. In two weeks, on November 28th, Democratic members of Congress are going to vote for their next Speaker. Before the newly elected members of Congress are sworn in, before they can have a say in...

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The First of Many Victories

To save our republic, we must invest in long-term, structural change By Cory Archibald It began with a simple idea: Congress is broken, and we need a new one. Two and a half years ago we set out to elect a brand new congress made up of working class, hometown heroes,...

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