67 Questions from the Progressive Caucus to President Yesterday (Monday, September 9th), the Congressional Progressive Caucus sent the White House a list of 67 questions as a follow-up to [...]
Senate Democrats give Pentagon a pass
We are only a couple of weeks away from the deadline for automatic spending cuts to discretionary spending, and Senate Democrats have released an underwhelming plan to stave off one year of the [...]
Restore the American Dream for the 99%
For the past year, Peace Action has collaborated with civil rights, labor and community groups to fight for The Dream that Dr. Martin Luther King and the civil rights movement fought for. The [...]
Why not cut the Pentagon budget?
By Judith LeBlanc This week, the debate on the federal budget deficit continues to rage, but not in DC. It’s in town hall meetings across the country during the Congressional recess and on the [...]
Congressional progressives urge Obama to change Afghanistan strategy
Leaders of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and its newly formed Afghanistan Taskforce have sent a letter (pdf) to President Obama urging “a comprehensive rethinking of our military mission, [...]
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- National call-in day: tell Obama no more troops « Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[...] to discuss a new approach in Afghanista...