Create a stable healthcare system. Start by expanding the
current Medicare system to cover more children and vulnerable adults.
Pass new laws that reward companies that care about
America, its workers and its communities.
Win the global war against disease--AIDS, tuberculosis,
malaria and pandemics. America must deliver more food, medicine and
development aid to poorer nations.
Approve a Voting Rights Amendment to the Constitution, granting all the
right to vote; craft a unitary voting system for federal, state and
local elections, guaranteeing an honest and efficient count.
Using special "signing" language, the torturer-in-chief shows the world
The time is ripe for progressives to revitalize the state of our union:
Americans are ready to undo the damage of the Bush era and turn to
a just and peaceful future.
The time has come to call for the impeachment of President Bush. Any President who maintains he is above the law--and acts repeatedly on that belief--seriously endangers our consitutional system of government.
Advocates of Samuel A. Alito's nomination to the US Supreme Court
praise him for "judicial restraint" and "not legislating from the
bench." But the buzzwords conceal a political agenda that would scuttle
precedent, strike down hard-won legislation and render other laws
Shades of Iran/contra: Since the indictment of I. Lewis Libby,
Washington is abuzz about presidential pardons. If officials who
violate the law and lie about it know with certainty the will escape
legal sanction, we no longer have a government.
One twisted tale of how Harriet Miers's confirmation hearings will