Ayanna Pressley Seeks to Remake Criminal Justice System
The Representative from Massachusetts introduces legislation that calls for a “decarceration-focused” system that is “smaller, safer, less punitive and more humane.”
ICYMI: The Squad Calls Out Trump's Racism, Moves Convo Forward
Representative Ayanna Pressley: “I will always refer to him as ‘the occupant,’ as he is only occupying space. He does not embody the grace, the empathy, the compassion, the integrity that that office requires and that the American people deserve.”
House Reps of Color Respond After Trump Tells Them to 'Go Back'
Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib: “We’re not going anywhere.”
Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Delayed
Treasury Secretary confirms that the note will not be updated until the current White House occupant leaves office.
A Shimmer of Political Hope From Today's Newly Sworn-In Congress
The 116th Congress includes many historic firsts and progressive women.
The Women of Color Who Made History on Election Night
So many progressive women taking office!
Ayanna Pressley Earns Stunning Victory in Race to Rep Massachusetts
She will be the first woman of color to serve for her state in the U.S. House of Representatives.