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A federal jobs guarantee— like the one put forth in the Senate by Bernie Sanders— will provide every American who wants or needs employment with a job that pays $15 an hour plus healthcare benefits. This program will create and fund hundreds of projects across...

Republicans are claiming the latest unemployment figures as a victory. Instead of looking at unemployment numbers, we should be looking at our EMPLOYMENT numbers, which are severely lagging behind other industrialized nations. We need to be putting forth policies that support working people and create...

John Faso, who spent over a decade of his career as a lobbyist, has been loyally serving the payday lending industry which has been financing him for years. It’s why he’s pushed for repeal of regulations on the types of high-interest loans these types of...

Medicare for All This isn’t about standing up for ‘better access to care,’ as some Democrats would say, but instead for Medicare for All, H.R. 676, and to pass it now. When I stand up for Medicare for All, it’s because I know first-hand what it’s...

Congress just passed a tax bill that hurts us badly and I want you to know how we are fighting back. Make no mistake: this tax bill puts us deep into debt only to transfer trillions of dollars to corporations and the ultra-rich.  They did it...

We joined workers in Hyde Park yesterday to speak out against another act of corporate greed— the Culinary Institute of America is firing 17 committed union workers and replacing them with low-wage, no-future contract labor. Why? It's a renown school that enjoys not-for-profit status and...

There's a beacon of good sense broadcasting from Delaware County at WIOX in Roxbury. My sons had the run of the green room while Melody Mitchell DeGregorio and I talked turkey (and other poultry), women's rights and the hidden challenges facing a young man...

Our campaign is about the people of NY-19, people like Frank. He lives in Montgomery County, is an avid hunter, and is one of the many retirees who call rural New York their home. His story is all too common here and across the country....

Sullivan County Democratic Candidates Forum, Liberty, NY...