Budget

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton’s (D-DC) amendment to prohibit the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) from collecting so-called “subsistence fees” in fiscal year 2021 from individuals in...

Louisiana Rep. Cedric Richmond told Attorney General Bill Barr to keep the good name of John Lewis out of his lying mouth.

Several Democrats are denouncing Trump's lackey...

Tuesday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) spoke on the Senate floor to advocate for amendments he introduced to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would fundamentally overhaul...

Senator Bernie Sanders is calling for a 10 percent reduction in the military budget.

Today, ahead of the Senate’s consideration of a proposed $740.5 billion military budget...

Black businessman, David McAtee, was shot dead Monday probably by two police officers who deactivated their body-cams in Louisville, Kentucky.

The police chief of...

America's obscene military spending has left us vulnerable in our current fight against COVID-19.

How is it that in the richest nation on Earth we don’t have enough masks,...

Sen. Sanders is fighting waste and fraud in America's bloated military spending.

Yesterday, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report, “Procedures Needed...

Some 43,000 millionaires are benefiting more from the CARES Act than regular Americans.

Leading members of Congress and a broad coalition of advocacy groups under the...

Thursday, California Congresswoman Maxine Waters delivered a speech after the passage of another COVID-19 relief package.

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 266, the...

Michigan Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib's “Mint the coin” proposal would provide $2,000 per month during crisis, $1,000/mo for a year afterwards to every person in America.

...

Statement from Social Security Commissioner Andrew Saul about COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments for Beneficiaries.

I want to provide an update to people who receive...

Former Veterans Affairs Police Officer Norman Nicholson used his badge to brutalize a Veteran.

Recorded on surveillance video assaulting a handcuffed veteran, a former...

Will the government focus on helping regular Americans during COVID-19 crisis or give bailouts to big business?

Wednesday, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Chairwoman of...

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders says Donald Trump's 2021 Budget "is an immoral document."

In response to the release of the Trump Administration’s federal budget...

Today, the Chairs of three U.S. House Committees released a framework for a five-year, $760 billion investment in infrastructure that would address some of the country’s most urgent...

Pages

Also Check Out...

EFF: Zimbabwe Government Paying
Bill Prohibiting Collection of “
Rep. Beatty Leads Effort to
August is National Black Business
CARICOM on Abolition Anniversary,
President Barack Obama Endorses