Elizabeth Warren has a plan to wipe out debt for 75% of Americans with student loans

She says her proposed wealth tax can cover debt forgiveness *and* free public college.

This Week in Food and Travel: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spent most of her campaign waiting tables

Obama scooped at Baskin Robbins and Rahm Emanuel lost a finger at Arby's.

The midterm elections are over — and the potential 2020 field is already looking crowded

The 2020 election is already beginning — and the Democratic field has plenty of potential candidates.

While You Weren’t Looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t about Michael Cohen

Scott Pruitt’s $43,000 phone call, a new Russian hacking threat and President Donald Trump's plan for fentanyl dealers.

Mic Daily: Cohen and Manafort guilty on multiple charges — and other top stories of the day

Mic Daily brings you a cross section of our most vital stories of the day.

Elizabeth Warren brings anti-corruption bill to “eliminate the influence of money” in politics

“This problem is far bigger than Trump,” Warren said at the bill announcement, according to CNBC. “It is a crisis. A crisis of faith.”

Trump mocks #MeToo — unless he can use it against his political opponents

Trump joked about #MeToo during a jab at Elizabeth Warren Thursday in Montana.

Who’s Sorry This Week? President Donald Trump, Chelsea Handler and other public apologies

These celebrities and public figures apologize for their behavior and will try to do better in the future. They appreciate you respecting their privacy at this time.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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."

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

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."


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."

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.

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.

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.

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.


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?

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.

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

The book will feature illustrations of prominent American women throughout history.

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.