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Today on TAP: The DCCC shouldn’t have the last word Read more


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How the impeachment trial might play out among Republicans and Democrats in the Senate Read more


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Local Progress, a nationwide network of left-leaning municipal elected officials, is fast becoming the strategic switchboard for America’s increasingly liberal cities. Read more


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The old ways of thinking about Democratic primaries shed less light this year, because of multiple candidates competing in multiple lanes. Read more


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The Trump administration has intensified its assault on protections for immigrants and asylum seekers, but you wouldn’t know it from watching Thursday’s debate. Read more


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Today on TAP: Gabbard plays to the credulous wing of the left Read more


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A presidential forum in Pittsburgh last week cemented a unified endorsement of public education—at least in public. Read more

Education in America

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Today on TAP: The question the media should be asking Mike Bloomberg Read more


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The lesson is not that Democrats need to be centrists—but that they’d better get serious about trade, or right-wing populists like Trump will keep eating their lunch. Read more

America and the World

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Los Angeles’s hotel and restaurant local is no giant, but it has blazed trails for the entire American labor movement. Read more

Working in America

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Kristen Hawn, a communications consultant, appears on emails with industry-backed groups strategizing against health care changes. Read more


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Today on TAP: How the Democratic nomination might play out Read more


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The business news website treats corporate propaganda like some brilliant new insight, as long as it comes from a Wall Street Democrat. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Neither will win the nomination, but by accumulating delegates one of them may determine who does. Read more


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Today on TAP: New entrants complicate the Democratic field Read more


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His interventions in the presidential race are music to the ears of the wealthy and powerful. Read more


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Today on TAP: Wall Street Democrats fear a Warren nomination Read more


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Today on TAP: The misguided rush to pass the USMCA Read more


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Today on TAP: Mike Bloomberg is not the cure to what ails the party Read more


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By custom, the Senate minority leader has broad authority to name commissioners to independent agencies. Schumer must select Democrats willing to take on corporate power. Read more


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    The stage is set for a Democratic presidential primary in Des Moines, Iowa.