Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

Bowman urges GOP leaders to strip Boebert of committee assignments

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Jamaal Bowman (N.Y.), a member of the progressive “Squad” of Democratic lawmakers, urged GOP leadership on Wednesday to strip Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) of her committee assignments due to her Islamophobic comments. “The fact is that…

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Boebert and Omar fight leaves GOP scrambling

Boebert and Omar fight leaves GOP scrambling

This post was originally published on this siteThe House is grappling with yet another fight between a far-right Republican and a member of the progressive “squad” — this time Reps. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.).The war of words between the two lawmakers escalated on Monday…

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Rep. Omar, a progressive member of Congress, weighs in on the corporate tax rate

Rep. Omar, a progressive member of Congress, weighs in on the corporate tax rate

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Rachel Martin talks to Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota about how progressives feel about the Biden administration negotiating with moderates on the reconciliation bill.

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Progressives vow to ‘push very hard’ to keep agenda from being gutted beyond recognition

Progressives vow to ‘push very hard’ to keep agenda from being gutted beyond recognition

This post was originally published on this site Reps. Ro Khanna, Ilhan Omar, and other House progressives on Monday stressed that they will fight for the inclusion of dental, hearing, and vision benefits, along with a host of other popular measures, in the Build Back Better agenda put on the...

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