June 20, 2017
June 16, 2017
With Republicans continuing to block passage of a state budget that fully funds education and essential state services, state government is heading towards the brink of a government shutdown. The legislature needs to pass a budget by July 1st or the government will halt nearly all of its services – a disaster for Washington state. We need to force Republicans to come to the bargaining table so the legislature can come to an agreement on a budget and we can all avoid a government shutdown.
June 13, 2017
June 10, 2017
Comey Testifies Before Congress
June 3, 2017
This is a big week for Democrats in Washington – today, June 3rd, we’re officially launching our Summer of Canvass!
Summer of Canvass!
May 27, 2017
CBO Score for TrumpCare
We knew the TrumpCare health care bill was bad when Congressional Republicans rammed it through the House of Representatives on a narrow vote three weeks ago. But with the CBO score just released this week, now we know all the facts on the bill.
If TrumpCare becomes law:
May 20, 2017
May 13, 2017
It hasn’t exactly been a slow news week, so we’ll get right in to some of the most important news going on and the info you need to know.
The Comey Firing – We Need An Investigation
May 8, 2017
Last Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act, or TrumpCare, on a 217-213 vote.
The bill would end health care for 24 million Americans, dramatically increase insurance premiums by legalizing price discrimination against seniors, and repeal protections for those with pre-existing conditions – all while giving the wealthiest Americans a $600 billion tax cut. Cancer, diabetes, pregnancy, asthma, and more would all be pre-existing conditions for which insurance companies could discriminate against patients should TrumpCare become law.
May 6, 2017
We all know the big news this week was the U.S. House of Representatives passing TrumpCare, the bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. But now the legislation goes to the Senate, where it has a long way to go before passing into law.
What The Bill Means