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.
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.

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.
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.
April 8, 2017

The wealthiest 1% of Americans live 10 to 15 years longer than the poorest 1%

If you're a billionaire, this is great news.
April 3, 2017

Bernie Sanders introduces "College for All Act" to make public colleges tuition-free

Sanders introduced legislation that would make public four-year college and universities tuition free — but it's unlikely to pass.

March 30, 2017

Should the government provide all Americans with free health care? Two writers duke it out.

Two writers debate whether the government has a responsibility to provide all Americans with free health care.
March 28, 2017

If Trump wants to save coal country, deregulation isn't the answer

But there are bills currently in Congress that could help.
March 27, 2017

The Democratic Party edited protest photos to take out anti-capitalist messages

Critics said it shows how out of touch the party is with its evolving base.
March 21, 2017

7 Republicans who only cared about FBI investigations before Trump got elected

Republicans said we couldn't elect a president under FBI investigation. Now that Trump is, they've changed their tune.
March 18, 2017

Would Bernie have won? Americans still like him more than Trump, poll shows

Trump has trouble besting the Vermont senator in straight-up popularity.

March 16, 2017

A Fox News poll just found that a socialist is the most popular politician in America

The recently released poll bodes poorly for the GOP.
March 14, 2017

This retired coal miner says Bernie Sanders is doing more to help him than Mitch McConnell

The miner said it was "ironic" Sanders is doing more for his benefits than the majority leader.
March 14, 2017

Bernie Sanders slams Trumpcare as a "disgusting and immoral proposal"

"It's a massive transfer of wealth from the middle class to the wealthiest people in America," Sanders said in a statement.