Stay and Fight!

I realized early on last night, election night, that Donald Trump was going to win the election.  My friends and family were enthused and excited until it all became clear that Hillary Clinton, although she won the popular vote, would not win enough electoral votes...

Secret Service Questions Trump

The Secret Service has reportedly spoken with the campaign of Donald Trump over a controversial remark in which he appeared to insinuate shooting his campaign rival Hillary Clinton. CNN said the move followed a speech on Tuesday about the Second Amendment in which Mr Trump appeared to say the only way to stop Ms...

Texas Sues Obama Administration Over New Overtime Rule

by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune September 20, 2016 *Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.  Texas is helping lead a lawsuit against President Barack Obama's administration over a new rule that makes millions more workers eligible for overtime pay.   Attorney General Ken...

Shooting at Baltimore Newspaper

by Kevin Rector Multiple people are dead after a shooting at the Capital Gazette in Anne Arundel County, a paper that is owned by The Baltimore Sun, according to officials. Anne Arundel County Police confirmed about 3:15 p.m. that they were responding to an “active shooter”...

I Am the Revolution Premiere

“I Am The Revolution” will make its World Premiere at DOC NYC tonight, Thursday, November 15th at 7:30pm the Cinepolis Chelsea (on 260 W 23rd St, between 7th and 8th Avenues) with a press screening last Wednesday, November 7th at 10am at the IFC Center(on Sixth...

Trump’s Ties to Russia Uncovered in “The Dworkin Report

Washington, D.C. - November 10, 2016 - The Democratic Coalition released President-elect Trump’s known ties to Russia in a report titled “The Dworkin Report,” sent to President Obama, Vice President Biden, Senator Harry Reid, Senator Dianne Feinstein, Senator Patrick Leahy, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Minority...

#TrumpLeaks uncovers photos of Donald Trump, Jr. at Russian real estate conference in Moscow in 2008

Washington, D.C. - January 4, 2017 -The Democratic Coalition uncovered photos Wednesday morning of Donald Trump Jr. at the Adam Smith Conferences 6th Annual Russian Real Estate Summit in Moscow in 2008. The photos were released as part of an effort known as #TrumpLeaks,...

Ivanka Trump and Clothing Line Reported for Possible Trade Violations

Washington, D.C.- November 6, 2016 - The Democratic Coalition Against Trump lodged a complaint against Ivanka Trump with the Office of International Trade on Sunday afternoon for possible import violations for her clothing line under the same name. The Coalition uncovered 26 shipments imported...

 Trump Administration Will House Migrant Kids in Tents in Tornillo, Texas

The Trump administration has selected a border facility near El Paso to build a tent city with 450 beds for migrant children. By NBC News’ Jacob Soboroff, Courtney Kube and Julia Ainsley   BROWNSVILLE, Texas — The Trump administration has selected Tornillo, Texas, for the construction of...

Discriminatory Redistricting OK With Supreme Court

  WASHINGTON – Vanita Gupta, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, issued the following statement on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Abbott v. Perez: “The decision by five justices of the Supreme Court to silence the voices of Latino...