March 2, 2018

Trump trade war fears rattle Dow, beer buyers — and 5 more news stories affecting your money

Here's the latest on the Equifax hack, Spotify's initial public offering and all the other business news you probably missed this week.

Nov. 29, 2017

Mic Wakeup: Trump’s in trouble, harassment is bipartisan and what the GOP doesn’t want you to know

It's Wednesday, Nov. 29. Here are three stories you need to read.
Nov. 28, 2017

Navajo Nation leaders slam Trump after racist “Pocahontas” comment

On Monday, Trump turned a ceremony to honor Native American war heros into a stage for attacking Sen. Elizabeth Warren with racial slurs.
Nov. 28, 2017

Mic Wakeup: Franken apologizes, Trump mocks Warren and how to have something in common with aliens

It's Tuesday, Nov. 28. Here are three stories you need to read.
Nov. 27, 2017

At event honoring Native Americans, Trump makes racist “Pocahontas” joke about Elizabeth Warren

“You were here long before any of us were here,” Trump told the Navajo Code Talkers he was honoring at the event. “Although we have a representative in Congress who they say was here a long time ago."
Nov. 20, 2017

Mick Mulvaney as CFPB director? 3 key things to know about Trump’s reported pick for interim head

Mick Mulvaney is OMB director, but will he be appointed as the new acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? Here's what we know.

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. 20, 2017

Meet Monopoly Man — a nonbinary “cause-player” shining a light on consumer abuses

A Senate vote on the CFPB's arbitration clause rule is expected Tuesday. Monopoly Man — aka activist Amanda Werner — sat down with 'Mic' to talk about why arbitration clauses are "rip-off" clauses.
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.
July 28, 2017

A look inside the candidate boot camp training the next wave of progressive political hopefuls

"We need to elect badass leaders ... at every level of government.”
July 5, 2017

Republicans are trying to make single-payer a 2018 campaign issue. Here’s why that might backfire.

Single-payer is gaining popularity across America, while the GOP's health care plan is floundering.

June 22, 2017

Watch Elizabeth Warren nail exactly what Planned Parenthood does — and why we need it

"I am sick of coming down to the Senate floor to explain to Republicans what Planned Parenthood does."
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."
May 23, 2017

From Rihanna memes to Maxine Waters quotes, graduation caps this year have been A+

Solange, Kendrick Lamar and Elizabeth Warren all made it onto grad caps this year.
May 13, 2017

Elizabeth Warren encourages graduates with student loan debt to challenge Trump

In a commencement speech at the University of Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren encouraged students to get active and resist.
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 19, 2017

Mitch McConnell will turn into stone if he looks Elizabeth Warren in the eye

Sounds like the Senate majority leader is regretting his "Nevertheless she persisted" comments.
March 28, 2017

Elizabeth Warren 2020: Could the Mass. senator defeat Trump in the presidential election?

With the 2020 campaign just under 1,400 days away, the time has come to look at the possible democratic candidates. Or has it?
March 27, 2017

Betsy DeVos is making the student debt crisis worse — here's how

Students defaulting on their loans can expect to pay more in fees next year.
March 16, 2017

Chelsea Clinton just announced her new picture book: "She Persisted"

The book will feature illustrations of prominent American women throughout history.
March 14, 2017

Harry Reid told Elizabeth Warren she should run for president in 2020, report says

Before retiring, the Democratic leader in the Senate reportedly encouraged the firebrand progressive to go for it.

March 12, 2017

Elizabeth Warren has some strong words for Donald Trump over Preet Bharara's firing

"You can't shut down ongoing investigations by career prosecutors," Warren tweeted Sunday.
March 2, 2017

Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls for Jeff Sessions' resignation, investigation of Russian ties

Warren called the situation a "real and serious threat to the national security of the United States."
Feb. 17, 2017

Elizabeth Warren was up late ripping Trump's EPA pick Scott Pruitt to shreds

The GOP wants to confirm Pruitt before his letters are released Tuesday.
Feb. 10, 2017

Reebok celebrates Elizabeth Warren by releasing its own "Nevertheless, she persisted" T-shirt

The rallying cry is now getting its own T-shirt.
Feb. 9, 2017

Elizabeth Warren burns the GOP on 'The Daily Show' after getting shut down in Senate

Elizabeth Warren uses Mitch McConnell's attempt to silence her to roast the Republican party.

Feb. 9, 2017

It’s no coincidence women are leading the resistance to Trump. Here's why.

Biology is not destiny, politically speaking, and women have become the bulwark against the new administration.
Feb. 8, 2017

Sean Spicer has some alternative Coretta Scott King facts for critics of Jeff Sessions

According to the White House press secretary, King and Sessions today would be two peas in a pod.
Feb. 8, 2017

Bernie Sanders slams Senate for silencing Elizabeth Warren, reads letter she didn't get to

Sanders — along with three other male senators — was allowed to read the letter Warren was silenced for reading.
Feb. 8, 2017

Kirsten Gillibrand on #LetLizSpeak: "It’s wrong to silence a woman"

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand lashed out at Mitch McConnell for silencing Elizabeth Warren on the Senate floor,