The rent stabilization program was allowed to expire and over 1 million households are now at risk of being priced out when their leases go up for renewal.
The U.S. House of Representatives voted to approve Fast Track trade authority today. The bill passed with a vote of 218-208.
Keep up the good work by thanking those in Congress who stood with working families on trade by voting no on both parts of the Fast Track bill.
In Texas, labor's victories consist not in getting legislation passed, but in stopping some of the worst of the worst.
Lawmakers in the deep red state of Nebraska overrode their Republican governor's veto yesterday and abolished the death penalty.
"The Robin Hood tax, which can raise hundreds of billions of dollars every year paid by Wall Street speculators, is the perfect way to fund this program."
"The so-called Religious Freedom Restoration Act sets Indiana and our nation back decades in the struggle for civil rights."
So far this year 34 anti-LGBT bills in nine states have been defeated or failed to meet key legislative deadlines.
Once upon a time there existed moderate, even in certain ways progressive Republicans.
"COOL has been embraced by consumers who want to know where their food comes from and by family farmers who are proud to provide that information."