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iAmerica.org launches as a resource for administrative relief

As President Obama announces his plan to provide administrative relief to millions of undocumented immigrants this evening, organizations are gearing up for an influx of questions from those who might be eligible for relief from deportation. iAmerica.org is one website that is launching today in partnership with organizations such as Mi Familia Vota, SEIU, the […]

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2016 Campaign Starts With Jim Webb’s Walk Into Inner Cities, Focus on White Poverty

Former Senator Jim Webb, a Democrat from Virginia, launched his campaign for President late last night via an e-mail and a video.  Webb is establishing a exploratory committee that is likely to become a full presidential campaign effort.  His speech featured an interesting line that few in American politics from the White House on down […]

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President Obama will make announcement on immigration tomorrow

Today the White House announced that President Obama will make an announcement on executive action to fix the broken immigration system. The White House posted this announcement on Facebook and on it’s blog. Check out the clip of the President framing what he plans to announce tomorrow at the White House here. Ed O’Keefe of […]

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Donna Edwards, Joaquin Castro: Will DCCC Finally Step Into the Future?

The selection of who will be the next Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chair will tell you all you need to know about whether or not House Democrats have learned anything from November 4th.  Will the party choose a clear progressive who is likely to value those ideals more that what we’ve recently seen, such as Rep. Donna Edwards or […]

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President Obama issues statement on #netneutrality, urging reclassification of internet service providers

Taking a rather bold step, President Obama issued a statement on Monday urging the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify internet service providers as telecommunications services. Reclassification would give the government the authority to regulate broadband networks and protect the concept of net neutrality, the idea that all data on the internet should be treated equally, […]