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Judge orders release of DOJ memo justifying not prosecuting Trump

Amy Berman Jackson blasts former Attorney General William Barr’s spin on the Mueller report as “disingenuous.”

Take Action: Add your name to tell the Senate to join the House in voting to make DC the 51st state!


Oversight board to rule on Trump’s return to Facebook today
The disgraced ex-president could return to social media after using it to incite a violent insurrection against the United States.

Take Action: Tell Facebook’s oversight board ban Trump permanently!



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Buttigieg humiliates Ted Cruz for sleeping during Biden address

No Lie with Brian Tyler Cohen: Brilliant.


US begins reuniting families separated under Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy
America’s policy of deliberate cruelty is over, but the healing has only just begun.

Take Action: Add your name to tell the Senate to join the House in passing the NO BAN act to stop future racist bans like Trump’s disgraceful Muslim ban!


McCarthy trashes Cheney on hot mic as GOP civil war reaches tipping point
Republicans have made clear that integrity has no place in their party.


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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Reporter gives viral clapback to Republican complaining on livestream

Josh Hawley tried to excuse his appalling behavior, and fell on his face.


Biden’s plan to fight domestic terror will mark shift from Trump
The president will work to keep Americans safe, not protect radical racist extremists like his disgraced predecessor.


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Finally Democrats have a plan to compete and win in rural America.

OD Action partner: Check out this video and meet retired Major Richard Ojeda and No Dem Left Behind.


Tucker Carlson calls Barack Obama a “creepy old guy” for urging Americans to get vaccine
The former president is trying to save lives in the face of Fox’s deadly misinformation. So yeah. Creepy.

Take Action: Tell America’s TV networks to STOP IGNORING CLIMATE CHANGE!


Texas leaders, corporations form coalitions to fight voter GOP suppression bills
HP Inc, Patagonia and American Airlines are among at least 50 businesses that have formed a coalition known as Fair Elections Texas.


Montana’s Republican governor to cut off 25,000 unemployed people from additional unemployment benefits
As companies struggle to hire workers at poverty wages, the state’s multi-millionaire governor is cutting off a lifeline to impoverished families to force their hands.


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Seriously?

Yes. Seriously.

Hope…


Today’s Action: Tell Congress to improve and pass the American Families Plan!

President Biden has unveiled his $1.8 trillion American Families Plan, a historic investment in education, childcare, and paid family leave which will pay for itself within 15 years and boost our economy out of the pandemic losses while making a lifetime of positive impact for millions of families.

The package includes affordable childcare and universal preschool, free community college, strengthening our workforce of teachers and childcare workers, expanding the free school meals program to more low-income families – and much more.

It’s a good plan…and we want to make it even better! Over the next week or so, we’ll be highlighting improvements that the Congressional Progressive Caucus wants to see added!

Call or email your Members of Congress and tell them to pass the American Families Plan – but not before they include a pathway to citizenship for DACA recipients, TPS holders and undocumented essential workers!

We fought Trump long and hard over protecting DACA recipients (aka “Dreamers”) and TPS holders, folks who came to our country as young children or for whom returning home is too dangerous. Now, it’s time to finish the job and close that dark chapter by solidifying their pathway to citizenship.

And, we’ve spent a year thanking and applauding for essential workers – so as we emerge from this pandemic, it’s so important to acknowledge that over five million essential workers are undocumented immigrants (including nearly a million Dreamers)! This recovery plan must include the folks who pulled us through one of the most tragic years of our nation’s history.

The American Families Plan should include a plan for all families…including those who have been denied their ‘official’ American status until now.

Email or call (202.224.3121) your Members of Congress and demand they include citizenship for DACA recipients, TPS holders, and undocumented essential workers in the American Families Plan!

PS — Please don’t forget to sign the petition Demand Fox apologize for its lies about a Biden meat ration and the FAKE Kamala Harris children’s book “scandal”, and be sure to follow OD Action on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

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