Today, President Biden took exactly the kind of bold move to improve the lives of working people that Indivisibles and activists across the country have been calling for. His decision to cancel $10 thousand of student debt for most borrowers not only delivers on a key campaign promise, it demonstrates he understands that broken structures, like the punishing student debt system, place an unfair financial burden on millions of people.
Lower energy bills. Lower prescription drug costs. Lower healthcare premiums. Lower carbon emissions. That's what this bill is about, and that's why it's critical that Democrats finally came together to pass this historic legislation.
Following years of organizing from grassroots advocates across the country, today the Senate has passed a historic reconciliation bill that takes climate action, reduces the costs of healthcare and prescription drugs, and takes steps to make the wealthy and big corporations pay their fair share in taxes.
We’re thrilled to endorse this slate of Show-Me State progressives ahead of tomorrow’s primary elections in Missouri. From deep blue St. Louis, to its blue-trending suburbs, to rural Southern Missouri and across the entire state, our activists are leaving no stone unturned in the effort to beat back MAGA extremism.
Lowering prescription drug costs. Lowering health insurance premiums. Lowering energy bills. Investing in climate action. Making the ultra-wealthy and big corporations pay their fair share in taxes. These are core Democratic priorities, and we’re finally at a moment where we can pass them in the Senate, pass them in the House, send it to Joe Biden and sign them into law.
The Electoral Count Reform Act would take steps toward stopping rogue governors, state legislatures and members of Congress from ignoring valid election results. Though it’s no substitute for actual voting rights legislation, this bill is an important step toward stopping election subversion.
President Biden’s slate of executive actions to respond to intensifying extreme heat and expand renewable energy are more important steps in the right direction to mitigate the growing consequences of climate change.
The CPC’s plan for immediate solutions – legislative and executive actions – is the exact leadership we need in this moment. Their slate makes it clear that the continual attacks on our constitutional rights demand a response from the full force of our government. The people will not accept inaction.