"If the governor of Minnesota can ask the President to do something, we sure as hell can."
What was intended to be a 49-hour sit-in for at Senator Marco Rubio's downtown office on Monday was cut short by police.
The proposed Democratic Party platform includes language that is close to an outright rejection of the controversial TPP.
A federal judge has ruled in favor of one group of Native American tribes that is evicting white settlers from reservation land.
Bernie Sanders today endorsed Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party's presidential nominee and Hillary Clinton pledged to fight for most of the goals of Sanders' "political revolution."
When he joins her on the campaign trail in New Hampshire today, Bernie Sanders is widely expected to endorse her as the Democratic presidential nominee.
A broad coalition of community groups has proposed a solution for reforming Chicago's police department.
Philando Castile was a Teamsters Local 320 member and nutrition services supervisor at the J.J. Hill Montessori school in St. Paul.
The judge and lawmaker passed away July 4 at the age of 90. He embodied a civility in politics that is sorely lacking today.
"We've got to liberate these people!" said one activist who spoke of his experiences in solitary confinement.