The underlying issue is the common good, what we owe each other as members of the same society.
We must see the GOP’s exercise of raw power for what it is and meet it with even greater force.
Trump's selection of Barrett to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg represents an agenda to favor corporations and the wealthy.
“Donald Trump knows that if the people are heard in November, he and Republicans up and down the ballot will lose,” said Sen. Elizabeth Warren. “This is what we’re up against—and this is why we have to fight back with all we’ve got.”
“Now is not the time to think small or respond with superficial, bureaucratic proposals.”
"Hanging their political lives on a jobs report with errors is a hell of a position to take."
Sims notes that the Republicans did not let the Democrats know that they had been exposed to the virus, arguing that such a revelation would hurt their argument to reopen the state.
"Obviously this is a way to push in cuts to Social Security and Medicare without leaving fingerprints, or not many fingerprints."
McConnell is focused on one thing—capitalizing on the crisis at the expense of working Americans.