Congressman Barney Frank
The American Staff
Two years to legislate, and then a big Republican victory that stymies her—and that's if she's lucky.
Here’s what the Democratic nominee—and all of us—should consider in thinking about the vice presidency.
We can't just tax billionaires’ paychecks. We should tax the wealth they've already amassed.
Some cast the labor movement as dying or even dead, but even amid attacks on collective bargaining workers are finding innovative ways to organize.
Rachel M. Cohen
Allegations that funds should not have gone to charter schools reveal the challenges of having to finance two school systems.
Where it came from; where it’s headed.
Senator Warren is not running, but she will be a major influence this year.
What would it take to get the “broken engine of progressive politics” working again?
You pay more because elites use their influence to pay less.