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Brand New Congress statement on Gun Safety

Today, in Santa Fe, Texas, located in Adrienne Bell’s district (TX-14), the 22nd school shooting of 2018 unfolded when a gunman opened fire shortly after classes began at 7:30 a.m. local time, killing 10 and wounding more. In the wake of today’s shooting, the deadly...

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Health insurance doesn’t guarentee healthcare

For years, corporate PAC donors and lobbyists have worked to warp the way we view healthcare in this country. They’ve equated insurance with healthcare and convinced the American public that we have made progress through passing band-aid measures like the ACA....

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Immigration Platform Announcement

We need to fix our broken immigration system and provide undocumented Americans with the path to citizenship that politicians have promised them for decades. Introduction By Chardo Richardson After endless struggles and setbacks, we as Americans have managed to unite...

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17 Years Later, and Still No DREAM Act

By Jordan Valerie The DREAM Act was first introduced in 2001 during the 107th Congress. It failed to pass with Republicans in control of both chambers of Congress and George W. Bush in the White House. In 2006, Democrats took control of both the House and the Senate....

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The Story of Declining Livability

Why the New Tax Plan is the Wrong Approach By Ron Stubblefield and Denzel Caldwell As an observation, policy conversations often take for granted why we care about growth in wealth and productivity.  The reason we care about this growth stems from the fundamental...

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