The American Staff
Ilyse Hogue & Leah Greenberg
Activists have mounted an unprecedented grassroots campaign to reject Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
Eliza Newlin Carney
The Trump administration’s most troubling conflicts involve the president’s closest advisers, employees the White House argues operate entirely outside the ethics laws.
Rachel M. Cohen
State Democratic AGs have assumed new importance in the effort to contain the Trump presidency.
Same-day registration shows its power.
Republicans want to undermine the government’s top workplace safety enforcer, and allow dangerous employers to run wild.
Trump and the Republicans plan to roll back worker rights to pre-New Deal levels.
Trump’s nominee to succeed Scalia will restore a right-wing majority. One additional Trump appointee could undo rights established 50 years ago and more.
Candidate Trump promised to take on Wall Street. As deregulator-in-chief, he will be Wall Street’s best friend.
Why Americans need portable benefits, what those benefits should look like, and how those benefits can be created and funded
How collective bargaining can help gig and on-demand workers