by Alice Ollstein Posted on June 24, 2015
The Voting Rights Advancement Act, a stronger bill than the version introduced in 2014, has no Republican co-sponsors.
Dr. Jill Stein, who is seeking the Green Party nomination for President, tells ThinkProgress what sets her apart from progressive Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 24, 2015
Scott Walker said trying to close the gender wage gap "pit[s] one group against another group."
by Josh Israel Posted on June 24, 2015
Paul quickly moved to donate the contributions he received from Earl Holt III to a fund established to help the victim's families, but refused to give up money from similar donors in the past.
From health care to criminal justice to education, Jindal will leave his successor a heap of problems to sort out.
by Kira Lerner Posted on June 23, 2015
But it's an important first step, she said.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on June 23, 2015
"This is a day of celebration in the corporate suites in this country," lamented Ohio Democrat Sherrod Brown following the narrow vote.
by Alice Ollstein & Kira Lerner Posted on June 22, 2015
The governor threatens to call an extraordinary session of the state legislature if they refuse to act on a bill to remove the flag from the statehouse grounds.
by Kay Steiger Posted on June 22, 2015
The current Senate majority leader said at the time "the rebels would yell" if the flag were removed.
by Kira Lerner Posted on June 22, 2015
"I'm pretty sure you all define gun control the same way we do in Texas -- hitting what you aim at."