While some states try to ban abortion, these states are expanding access

While some states try to ban abortion, these states are expanding access

Maine, Illinois, and other states are removing restrictions as states like Georgia and Alabama add them. When an abortion law makes headlines in 2019, it’s usually as a ban. Aggressive abortion restrictions have passed in numerous states in recent months, with some banning the procedure at six weeks or even earlier. But this week, Maine Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed into law a bill that will actually expand abortion access in the state by allowing…

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Trump’s big problem is that he’s unpopular

Trump’s big problem is that he’s unpopular

Democrats should worry less about him and more about everything else on the ballot. If you look at Donald Trump’s polling lately, it sure looks like he’s in trouble for reelection. A June 11 Quinnipiac poll showed Trump losing 40-53 to Joe Biden. He’s also down 51-42 to Bernie Sanders, 41-49 to Kamala Harris, 42-49 to Elizabeth Warren, 42-47 to Pete Buttigieg, and 42-47 to Cory Booker. All plausible contenders at this moment can take…

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Read: Bernie Sanders defines his vision for democratic socialism in the United States

Read: Bernie Sanders defines his vision for democratic socialism in the United States

Sanders gave a speech on this in 2015. Now he’s back, calling for a new era of New Deal politics. On Wednesday afternoon, Bernie Sanders gave a speech defining democratic socialism at George Washington University. This is the second major speech he has given on this subject, the first being in 2015 during his first bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. A lot has changed since then. Sanders has gone from being a national unknown…

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