June 21, 2017

A Berniecrat union ironworker challenging Paul Ryan raised $100K in the first day of his campaign

The blue-collar candidate goes by the handle @IronStache on Twitter.

June 19, 2017

Bernie Sanders is quietly building one of the most powerful progressive media outfits in America

The former presidential candidate looks to online media companies to inspire how he can best communicate his message.
June 18, 2017

Bernie Sanders says Alexandria shooting seems to be tied to suppression of free speech

"Every American has got to stand up against any form of violence," Sanders said on CBS News' 'Face the Nation.'
June 14, 2017

Bernie Sanders denounces Alexandria shooter who volunteered on his campaign

Bernie Sanders said he's "sickened" by the shooter's "despicable act."
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June 14, 2017

Virginia Primaries: Ralph Northam fends off progressive Tom Perriello with double-digit lead

Perriello conceded the race on Tuesday night, tweeting "Let's go win this thing — united."
June 12, 2017

Bernie Sanders burns Senate Republicans for writing the health care bill in secret

Bernie Sanders is not pleased that Republicans are writing their Obamacare repeal bill without any public input.

June 11, 2017

Bernie Sanders: Worried about gerrymandering? Start converting Republicans.

Democrats want to pull the party to the right. Sanders says the left can win.
June 11, 2017

These are the elections that will determine the future of mass incarceration in America

Elections far outside of Washington will determine the fates of America's incarcerated.
June 11, 2017

Bernie Sanders: British Labour Party won by "standing up to the ruling class"

The socialist senator from Vermont congratulated U.K. Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn for his party's success in the recent election.
June 10, 2017

The UK election proved what the American left has been saying for years

Jeremy Corbyn won a historic victory in the UK by bringing out the country's youth. Could the same happen here?
June 9, 2017

New Democratic political director: "Definitely a need to rebrand and restore faith" in the DNC

"There's nothing greater that I could and would do at this moment," Amanda Brown Lierman, a former Sanders supporter, said of joining the DNC.

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May 17, 2017

Bernie Sanders still hasn't filed his financial disclosures, raising questions about his wealth

Three spokespeople were contacted by 'Valley News' and did not respond to inquiries as to why Sanders needed the extension.
May 3, 2017

The progressive political showdown you’ve been waiting for is already unfolding in Dallas

'Mic' spoke to two self-proclaimed progressives in a district Democrats didn't even challenge in 2016.
May 3, 2017

Nancy Pelosi says abortion is "kind of fading as an issue"

Pelosi urged Democrats not to impose a litmus test on candidates with regard to their stance on abortion rights.
April 30, 2017

Nancy Pelosi accidentally refers to President Bush instead of Trump — then praises Bush

According to Pelosi, Democrats were at least able to work with Bush on something.
April 28, 2017

This Week in Choice: A Democratic abortion debate and a Trumpcare loophole

Forget about the feminist dystopia of 'The Handmaid's Tale' with some good news — we swear! — in the reproductive rights arena.

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April 27, 2017

Bernie Sanders' new bill would raise minimum wage to $15. Does it stand a chance?

The Raise the Wage Act may not pass Congress, but it sends a message that workers are planning to fight back against Trump.
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April 27, 2017

Critics are blasting Obama for accepting $400,000 from Wall Street for speech

Former presidents accepting money for speeches is nothing new.
April 27, 2017

Elizabeth Warren sounds off on the Democratic Party's abortion platform kerfuffle

Warren said that though she'll do what she can to persuade them otherwise, she accepts her colleagues who disagree on choice.
April 26, 2017

Democrats' response to Heath Mello's pro-life past is what feminists feared most

Mello's track record on reproductive rights handed Democrats a test of character that they may have just failed.
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April 22, 2017

Bernie Sanders: Not allowing Ann Coulter to speak at Berkeley is "intellectual weakness"

Bernie Sanders tells Berkeley students to confront Ann Coulter intellectually rather than shut her down.

April 21, 2017

Sen. Cory Booker condemns DHS for revoking global entry cards for Muslim travelers

The senator told 'Mic' it is "deeply troubling" if Homeland Security is discriminating against people on the basis of religion.
April 18, 2017

Bernie Sanders says he will look into the cost of protecting Trump's kids' trips around the globe

"How much money are we spending protecting Donald Trump's kids who are running all over the world on business ventures?" Sanders asked.
April 18, 2017

Watch Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez talk to 'Mic' about the future of democracy

Kentuckians talk to Democratic leaders Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez about what matters to them.
April 18, 2017

Tom Perez says Jon Ossoff's campaign shows the power of "tremendous grassroots energy"

Perez called Ossoff an "underdog," but said Democrats have a "fighting chance" to win Tuesdays 6th District special election.

April 18, 2017

Live updates from Mic's Kentucky roundtable with Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez

Follow along live as 'Mic' talks to Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez in Kentucky.
April 18, 2017

Mic and Bernie Sanders to discuss Democrats' future as votes are counted for Jon Ossoff

Bernie Sanders and Tom Perez will sit down with Mic as the votes are counted in the Georgia Congressional race.
April 9, 2017

New York may become the largest state to offer free public college this year

The plan will cover tuition costs for all eligible families making less than $125,000 annually.