May 15, 2018

Bernie Sanders emerges as Washington’s leading voice against Gaza violence

The senator is taking an increasingly bold stance against the Israeli government's treatment of Palestinians.

May 2, 2018

A new 2020 primary poll has some really bad news for Bernie Sanders

Warren leads the pack with 26%, followed by Biden with 20% and Sanders in a distant third with just 13%.
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April 24, 2018

Sen. Bernie Sanders wants harsh penalties for drug executives who mislead public on opioids

For Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), the question is simple: What did pharmaceutical executives know, and when did they know it?
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Jan. 21, 2018

Bernie Sanders and Rand Paul share what they think it will take to re-open the government

Senators on both sides of the aisle emphasized the need for negotiation Sunday — while the president suggested a different approach.
Jan. 21, 2018

One year into the Trump era, the American left is still growing

One year since Trump’s inauguration, the American left is more organized than ever before.
Dec. 24, 2017

Sen. Bernie Sanders: “We need a revolution in the way we treat women.”

The senator called for a "revolution" when it comes to sexual harassment that goes beyond the country's most powerful men.

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Dec. 10, 2017

Report: Trump says Bernie Sanders would run in 2020, even if he’s “in a wheelchair”

Trump made "a scrunched-up body of a man in a wheelchair" while discussing Sanders' potential 2020 bid, according to the New York Times.
Nov. 28, 2017

In Puerto Rico, Bernie Sanders wants to put his progressive vision for America to the test

“This is as close as you can get to a ‘Marshall Plan’ for Puerto Rico."
Nov. 10, 2017

A year after Trump’s election, socialism is no longer a dirty word

Members of the Democratic Socialists of America won races all over the country on Tuesday, and they say it's just the beginning.
Nov. 8, 2017

The 2016 election ended a year ago, but no one, especially Trump, seems to have noticed

The 2016 presidential election is the election that never ends.
Nov. 7, 2017

How a 2014 Supreme Court ruling helped the Clinton camp move money from state parties

Former DNC chair Donna Brazile has accused the Clinton campaign of exerting influence over the party through fundraising agreements, but the Roberts court may share some of the blame.

Nov. 5, 2017

3 key takeaways from Donna Brazile’s no-punches-pulled interview on ABC’s ‘This Week’

Brazile denied the Democratic primary was rigged and told her critics to "go to hell" in an interview with George Stephanopoulos.
Nov. 3, 2017

Bernie Sanders: I won’t vote to keep government open without DACA fix

Sanders is now the third senator to say explicitly they would not support a year-end bill to fund the government without protections for DACA recipients.
Nov. 3, 2017

Trump goes after Hillary Clinton, Democrats and ISIS in morning Twitter rant

Trump is back on Twitter after a brief respite and he's making up for lost time.
Oct. 25, 2017

“We’re not afraid to take risks”: Obama veterans promise aggressive, if risky, state strategy

“There’s a slate of races that could be winnable, but we’ll never win them the way we’re set up today."
Oct. 24, 2017

Poll: A majority of Democrats want the party to move left and oppose its leadership

The poll also finds that Sen. Bernie Sanders maintains his position as the country's most popular major politician.

Oct. 5, 2017

Across the country, progressives are winning. Is that a sign for 2018?

"We're hopeful this is a sign of what's to come in November."
Sept. 21, 2017

Support for single-payer health care surges as Republicans try and repeal Obamacare

Republicans are trying to build support for an Obamacare repeal by raising the specter of single-payer. A new poll says that talking point may not work.
Sept. 14, 2017

How firm is the newfound love Democratic senators have for single payer?

"There may be other bills worth supporting," said one senator who on Wednesday backed Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for all" proposal.
Sept. 13, 2017

Bernie Sanders’ single-payer bill is one of the most ambitious programs in modern American history

It's even more ambitious than most other countries' single-payer systems.
Sept. 13, 2017

Can Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare-for-all” plan withstand the coming scrutiny?

Republicans will paint the idea as unaffordable. Will voters listen?

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Sept. 12, 2017

Mic Wakeup: Health care, Mexico rescinds offer for Harvey aid and Pope Francis talks DACA

Here are three stories for Tuesday, Sept. 12 to help you reshape the world.
Sept. 11, 2017

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will co-sponsor Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-for-all bill

Multiple sources have confirmed to 'Mic' that the New York senator will support the bill.
Sept. 11, 2017

More senators plan to co-sponsor Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-for-all bill

More senators, including several potential 2020 candidates, have just come out in support of the bill.
Sept. 11, 2017

Want $12,000? This writing contest has a rewarding twist.

Your speculative fiction story could change the world — and just maybe score you $1,000 a month for a year.
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Sept. 4, 2017

DACA’s potential end rocks the immigration advocacy community

"My heart just sort of sank."

Sept. 3, 2017

Al Sharpton: Democrats need to dramatize their differences with Trump, not just talk about them

The longtime activist and broadcast host said the Democrats need to change strategies on confronting Trump — and fast.
Sept. 1, 2017

After endorsing single-payer health care, Kamala Harris finds that her critics suddenly soften

Former critics of the senator now say others should follow her lead.
Aug. 24, 2017

Our Revolution president: “Democrats have lost their souls”

Nina Turner threatened primary challenges in 2018 against Democrats who do not support a progressive agenda.
Aug. 11, 2017

Kamala Harris and the successful woman of color trap

How do we make fair critiques of women of color in politics in a country already hellbent on tearing them down?