Posts Tagged: Congress
When the president wants to fulfill a constitutional duty — like nominating a Supreme Court justice — Congress is up in arms. When he launches a blatantly unconstitutional war, it shrugs.
The budget proposed by the Congressional Progressive Caucus de-funds the Pentagon and invests new money in transitioning away from America's military-dependent economy.
The Obama administration is waging war all over the world -- without congressional authorization.
Lawmakers need to hear from their constituents who support diplomacy over war.
People from Seattle to Fiji are filing lawsuits over global warming — and they just might have a case.
Legislation to fast track new trade pacts specifically targets supporters of the BDS movement against the Israeli occupation.
This small South American country is taxing wealthy estates and distributing the proceeds directly to workers.
The administration's push to ram massive new trade and investment deals through Congress is an unambiguous concession to corporate power.
Nearly 60 lawmakers did the right thing by skipping the Israeli prime minister's speech on Iran.
Congressional hawks are putting on a show in Washington, and they've invited the Israeli prime minister to guest star. Who else might fit the bill?