Progressive Policy is Popular Policy

Progressive Policy is Popular Policy

Accurate Representation
February 14, 2019 Progressive positions are incredibly popular! They are not the positions of the “far left,” the newest boogeyman in political circles. But progressivism is actually middle of the road. It is what the majority of people want! How did we get here, to a place where good people are repeating tropes like “extremes on both sides are hurting us?” Newsflash: the extreme on one side are literally murdering people for their beliefs, race, political affiliation, and those portrayed as  “extremists” on the other side are fighting for justice for all. It’s obvious that right-wing pundits have won the “framing” wars and reality has lost the fight. Fortunately, the little known truth is, what some call “radical left” or “socialist” ideas, are actually the common ground we have all…
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McSally Defends Her Healthcare Vote – Fact Check

McSally Defends Her Healthcare Vote – Fact Check

Fact Checks, Healthcare, National Politics
Aug 2, 2017 Rep. Martha McSally (AZ-02) has a request to make. Please forget she ever voted for the Republican health care bill. That’s going to be very important for her reelection bid in 2018; polling shows people who’ve heard about that vote view her less favorably. Did you happen to see the two-page letter she sent out defending her vote? If so, she’d like you to forget that, too. Especially the part where she claimed she only had two options - keeping the Affordable Care Act as is, or voting for the AHCA. Now that she’s openly admitting she had a 3rd option all along - working in bipartisan fashion with Democrats - it would be most inconvenient for you to remember she used to pretend otherwise. If you…
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