by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand For so many Americans, this year’s elections represent a true turning point. For our middle class and poor families, it’s about whether they’ll continue to have access to the American dream. For our seniors, it’s about whether they’ll have a guaranteed benefit they’ve paid into all their lives. And for our immigrants, it’s about whether we’re going to have comprehensive immigration reform and allow so...
Queen of Spain and her two adorable kids were guests of the Obama campaign and attended the DNC as a family. Her kids got a lot out of it!
California: we’re big, we’re blue, we have 55 electoral votes, and we’ll most likely go for Obama. But that means we have work to do inside the state to send as many Democrats to Congress as we can muster on down-ticket races, and work to do helping GOTV in swing states. So let’s go!
Celebrate that 30 million+ more people are covered under the Affordable Care Act, and free from worry or possible bankruptcy from a health crisis under our new law. It was recently found constitutional by the Supreme Court. MOMocrat Erin Kotecki Vest is our featured guest. She speaks powerfully about her own health issues and how relieved and grateful she is that she can focus on getting well from an auto-immune disease instead of worrying if she’ll hit lifetime limit caps to her coverage or if her family might not have a roof over their heads. Before ACA, too many people suffered under those financial burdens even as they tried to recover from debilitating or even life-threatening diseases. Now those burdens are lifted.