By setting the aspirations high in the American Jobs Plan's requirements, we can drive better projects from inception, while saving money on the federal, local and community scales for generations to come.
Although the rhetoric improved, over 100 hundred days into his administration, President Joe Biden has chosen to continue some of the cruelest Trump-era policies.
The Democratic lawmaker said he was shouted at by a member of Marjorie Taylor Greene's staff as he left the House floor earlier this week.
More than 70 percent of GOP voters support the For the People Act in both Arizona and West Virginia, according to a new poll.
"We're all united.... The Democratic Party is destroying America," the Texas Republican told reporters.
U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez thinks her Republican colleague, Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, is "deeply unwell," and "clearly needs some help," amid Greene's increasingly aggressive demands for a debate between the two.
Leadership isn't just about holding democracy violators accountable. It's also about doing the long hard work that is required to protect our democracy.
"Every member of Congress has had the opportunity to be vaccinated, and you have indicated about 75 percent have taken advantage of this opportunity," the letter said.
Marjorie Taylor Greene shouted at Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez outside the House chamber, calling her a "terrorist sympathizer."
The best way to protect the rights and health of the thousands of people needlessly detained is to release them.
America needs a Republican Party with a positive governing vision. Democracy can't work when one side just says no.
Liz Cheney is not headed for the political wilderness. She is destined for the history books.
Greene wants Representative Liz Cheney out of her House leadership role but wants more time to decide on her replacement.
The federal government is preparing to dole out $350 billion to states and local governments—part of the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package Congress passed in March.
The White House hasn't signed onto the measure, and press secretary Jen Psaki noted that the payments "are not free."
It is imperative that space be deemed a strategic component of critical national infrastructure.
The only other woman in elected GOP leadership defended Cheney in a recent interview.
The Colorado representative also called the social media platform a monopoly.
"Yes, the attacks on @RepLizCheney have sexism behind them, but trying to replace her with a Trump approved woman is every bit as sexist, stupid, and offensive," Comstock tweeted on Tuesday.
The ad pokes fun at Republicans who want to remove Cheney from her GOP leadership position in the House.
"It would be nice, however, if the pundits and Fake News Media would state the real reason for this unprecedented (Democrats have never been shut out before) victory!" Trump said.
Cheney tweeted, "Anyone who claims it was is spreading THE BIG LIE, turning their back on the rule of law, and poisoning our democratic system."
At least 70 Democrats in the House and the Senate support recurring payments, and a Change.org petition has garnered more than 2 million signatures.
The $1.2 trillion gained by America's wealthiest would be enough for two more payments of $1,400 to every single American with change left to spare.
The Republican Texas senator said the president's speech to Congress seemed purely aimed at Democrats, which was one reason he "nodded off."
The London-based Tax Justice Network last year named the United States as the second-biggest enabler of financial secrecy worldwide, after the Cayman Islands and ahead of Switzerland.
"He is the person that Republicans want to put out front because of the problem of racism in this country and he knows that," she said of the South Carolina senator.