The court, based in The Hague, the Netherlands, has been monitoring the conflict since June 13, 2014.
"Last I heard, someone making $55,000 a year is not 'rich,'" Senator Bernie Sanders tweeted.
Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal wished "the best" to outgoing Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, while remaining critical of his company's labor practices and tax payments.
Many Democrats say the White House should simply "ignore" the GOP "compromise" relief package proposal.
After President Joe Biden signed an executive order ending federal contracts with private prisons, progressive Democrats have called on the new commander-in-chief to make strides in prison reform.
"You should sit this one out," former Democratic presidential hopeful Julián Castro wrote.
Meet the four AOC-backed progressive lawmakers who were sworn into Congress this Sunday.
"We have to deliver and we have to deliver bold, it cannot be incremental," Progressive Caucus chair Pramila Jayapal told Newsweek.
"Send the bill back, and we will put in the $2,000 we've been fighting for that your party has been blocking," tweeted Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib.
Republican Senator Josh Hawley is among the lawmakers who have said the direct payments agreed by Congress are not high enough.
The upcoming panel is being hosted by a Jewish activist group that "opposes anti-Jewish, anti-Muslim and anti-Arab bigotry and oppression."
She tweeted late on Tuesday night: "I am being told that including another stimulus check is too expensive. Fine. Tax the rich and pay for it. Billionaires added $931 billion to their net worth during the padmemic. They can afford it."
A new stimulus proposal was outlined which did not include another round of direct payments, despite previous bipartisan support for such action.
The Education Secretary has criticized proposals to forgive student debt, calling it a "socialist takeover of higher education."
It comes as lawmakers continue to dispute what should be included in a further relief package.
Representative-elect Nicole Malliotakis of New York expressed optimism that some Democrats would "join us" in opposing progressive policies.
"You stay in your lane. I could understand why you want me out of the Senate 'cuz I'm going to bury your agenda," Senator Lindsey Graham said on Thursday in response to progressives calling for his resignation.
Graham called the secretary's claim "ridiculous" and said he merely asked the secretary about the signature verification process for mail-in ballots.
"If [voters] can walk past blighted homes and school closures and pollution to vote for Biden-Harris, when they feel like they don't have anything else, they deserve to be heard," Rep. Rashida Tlaib said.
When Missouri Representative-elect Cori Bush publicly discussed the expensiveness of buying business clothes for Congress, she got some advice from other Democratic women.
"He spent time during this campaign bringing people together around, around this climate plan," Kate Bedingfield said.
"I've been begging the party to let me help them for two years. That's also the damn thing of it," the congresswoman from New York said.
Tlaib was reelected in Michigan's 13th Congressional District on Wednesday, beating Republican opponent David Dudenhoefer.
"Don't blame myself and others who are fighting for issues that matter to our communities," Tlaib said. House Democrats lost seven seats in battleground districts during the general election.
"Public banks are uniquely able to address the economic inequality and structural racism exacerbated by the banking industry's discriminatory policies and predatory practices," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said while introducing the Public Banking Act with Rep. Rashida Tlaib on Friday.
"They told us it was a misunderstanding, but we were completely taken aback," Representative Rashida Tlaib tweeted.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) accused MSNBC host Joy Reid of engaging in "casual Islamophobia" and demanded an apology after Reid compared President Donald Trump's comments to "how Muslims act" in "radicalizing" extremists.
"The Palestinian leadership rejects and denounces the UAE, Israeli and U.S. trilateral, surprising announcement," a spokesperson for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said.
Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib have all won their primary battles, while Ayanna Pressley is running unopposed in her own.