- Business Insider 18:18October 8, 2021AOC, Ilhan Omar, and 12 other Democrats put Biden's Education Dept. on deadline: In 2 weeks they want to know if it's legal to cancel $50,000 in student debt - or more - per borrower."With a single signature, you can improve the economy, create new jobs, transform the lives of 45 million Americans," they wrote in a letter Friday.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Economy, Politics, Policy, Student Debt, Student Loans, student loan forgiveness, Ilhan Omar, AOC, Ayanna Pressley, Biden, Miguel Cardona >
- Business Insider 22:49September 21, 2021Chuck Schumer calls out Biden for dragging his feet on the student debt crisis: 'Students don't need their debts paused - they need it erased'"It's unacceptable, it's un-American. And at the rate we're going, it's unsustainable," Senate Majority Leader Schumer said on Tuesday.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Student debt forgiveness, Student Loans, Chuck Schumer, Ayanna Pressley, Richard Cordray, Education Department, Biden >
- Business Insider 21:24September 21, 2021Elizabeth Warren and Cori Bush are fighting an 'extremist' Supreme Court on the eviction ban by introducing a bill to keep renters in their homes until the pandemic is overAOC and Ayanna Pressley support the bill, which gives the federal government the power to implement its own eviction moratorium.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, cori bush, Elizabeth Warren, evictions, Renters, Eviction ban, Biden, Supreme Court, AOC, Ayanna Pressley >
- Business Insider 22:25September 10, 2021A House Democrat says he wants a labor market 'so tight' that people with tattoos won't have to cover up to get hiredRep. Brad Sherman told the Wall Street Journal he supports Powell's reappointment to the Fed and his work with the labor market.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Fed, Jerome Powell, Labor Market, Tattoos, Brad Sherman, AOC, Ayanna Pressley, Biden >
- Business Insider 18:40August 31, 2021AOC and other progressives urge Biden to dump Powell for a more climate-focused Fed chairPowell has made some "positive changes" at the Fed, but the next chair should beef up bank regulation and fight climate change, the lawmakers said.
< Economy, Markets, Politics, Economy, Congress, Jerome Powell, AOC, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ayanna Pressley, Fed, Federal Reserve, Central Bank, Fed Chair, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell, Progressives >
- Business Insider 22:27August 27, 2021AOC and 63 other Democrats slam the Supreme Court over eviction ban ruling risking 'needless loss of human life'After the Supreme Court struck down Biden's eviction ban, House Democrats say Congress needs to urgently act to protect renters as Delta surges.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Real Estate, Policy, Economy, Politics, AOC, Ayanna Pressley, cori bush, Eviction ban, evictions, Biden, Supreme Court, delta variant, COVID-19, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer >
- Business Insider 21:00August 16, 2021Student debt is so inescapable that even those who made payments during the pandemic freeze still owe more money than they originally borrowedThe National Consumer Law Center found Navient borrowers who made at least one payment are not even $1 closer to being debt-free.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Economy, Politics, Policy, Student Loans, Student Debt, Student debt forgiveness, Navient, interest, Elizabeth Warren, Ayanna Pressley, Chuck Schumer >
- Breitbart News 02:58August 12, 2021Ayanna Pressley Takes Victory Lap, Declares ‘Climate Justice Is Infrastructure’ After GOP Caves to Biden Hoax BillRep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) took a victory lap on Twitter by equating the left-wing cause for "climate justice" with infrastructure.
< Economy, Politics, Ayanna Pressley, Climate Change, infrastructure bill, Kevin McCarthy >
- Breitbart News 02:30August 12, 2021Democrats: Passage of Infrastructure Bill Is Step Toward Massive AmnestySenate and House Democrats are relishing in the passage, with the help of 19 Senate Republicans, of a so-called bipartisan infrastructure bill which they see as a building block toward a massive amnesty plan for millions of illegal aliens.
< Economy, Immigration, Politics, Alex Padilla, Amnesty, Ayanna Pressley, Chuck Schumer, Democrats, Illegal Aliens, illegal immigration, infrastructure bill, mass immigration, Nancy Pelosi, Republicans >
- Business Insider 17:20August 9, 2021Elizabeth Warren and Chuck Schumer aren't satisfied after Biden extended the student-debt freeze, urging cancelationBiden just extended the student-loan payment freeze through January. Warren, Schumer, and Ayanna Pressley said that relief "doesn't go far enough."
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Student Loans, Student debt forgiveness, Elizabeth Warren, Chuck Schumer, Ayanna Pressley, Mondaire Jones, Biden >
- Breitbart News 02:34July 16, 2021Far-Left Jamaal Bowman Will Introduce $1.43 Trillion 'Green New Deal for Public Schools'Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) is set to introduce a “Green New Deal for Public Schools” in the House on Friday, which would cost $1.43 trillion over ten years.
< Economy, Environment, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Cori Bush, Green New Deal for Public Schools, House of Representatives, Jamaal Bowman, Rashida Tlaib >
- Business Insider 19:28July 14, 202123 Democrats are worried about 'plunging' student-loan borrowers back into repayment in October without a long-term plan for protecting their wages and credit scoresElizabeth Warren, Ayanna Pressley, and Cory Booker asked the Education Dept. how it plans to ensure wages aren't garnished and credit scores harmed.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Elizabeth Warren, Ayanna Pressley, Cory Booker, Student Loans, Education Department >
- Breitbart News 11:26July 9, 2021Black Caucus Splits over Push to Recall Deported Migrants to U.S. JobsMore than half of the Congressional Black Caucus is asking President Joe Biden to invite many deported black migrants back to jobs in the United States.
< Economy, Immigration, Politics, Alejandro Mayorkas, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, black Americans, Congressional Black Caucus, Cori Bush, Ilhan Omar, Migrants, Mondaire Jones, the Squad, wages >
- Breitbart News 07:15July 7, 2021CNN: ‘Crime’ Could Be Democrats' ‘Kryptonite’ in 2022Republicans may have found the Democrats' weakness in taking back the House of Representatives and the Senate in the midterm election next year, according to a CNN report.
< Media, Midterm Election, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, CNN, Cori Bush, Defund the Police, far left, Homicides, law enforcement, National Fraternal Order of Police, Police, police shooting, radicals, Rashida Tlaib, Roger Marshall >
- Business Insider 20:01June 23, 2021Elizabeth Warren and Chuck Schumer are leading an effort to give student-loan borrowers another 6 months of reliefStudent-loan borrowers will have to start paying again in October, and Democrats warn that "could create a significant drag on our economic recovery."
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Elizabeth Warren, Chuck Schumer, Ayanna Pressley, Student debt forgiveness, Miguel Cardona, Education Department >
- Business Insider 20:57June 22, 2021Progressive Democrats call on Biden and the CDC to extend eviction moratorium which expires next weekAround 7 million people are still behind on their rent, according to data compiled by the Census Bureau.
< Politics, News, Ayanna Pressley, cori bush, Ilhan Omar, Progressives, Democrats, Congress, Joe Biden, CDC, evictions, Moratorium, Rent, Housing, COVID-19, coronavirus, Pandemic >
- Breitbart News 04:43June 15, 2021Rick Scott Slams Democrats Remaining Quiet on Ilhan Omar Equating U.S., Israel to TerroristsNational Republican Senate Committee (NRSC) Chairman Rick Scott (R-FL) released a statement Monday slamming congressional Democrats for defending Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D-MN) "hateful comment instead of moving to remove Omar from her Foreign Affairs committee assignment."
< Israel / Middle East, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, CNN, Cori Bush, Hamas, Nancy Pelosi, NRSC, Rashida Tlaib, Rick Scott, terrorism >
- Breitbart News 01:20June 11, 2021Squad Comes to Ilhan Omar’s Defense: ‘Enough with the Anti-Blackness and Islamophobia’Members of the far-left “Squad” defended Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) on Thursday after a dozen of her Democrat colleagues condemned her for comparing the U.S. and Israel to the Hamas terrorist organization.
< Israel / Middle East, Politics, Social Justice, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Cori Bush, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, the Squad >
- Breitbart News 23:41June 4, 2021Squad’s Ayanna Pressley: Woke Corporations Embracing ‘Pride Month’ Not Good Enough, Must Fight ‘Hateful Anti-Trans Bills’Far-left “Squad” member Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) has attempted to pressure large corporations into taking political stances on state-based measures by asking them what they're doing to combat what she considers to be "hateful anti trans bills."
< Politics, Ayanna Pressley, corporations, Pride Month, Ron DeSantis, Transgender >
- Breitbart News 02:14May 7, 2021Democrats Work to Defund Police Program So Criminal Illegal Aliens Can Evade DeportationA group of House Democrats, including Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ayanna Presley (D-MA), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), are asking House appropriators to defund a police program in order to help criminal illegal aliens evade deportation from the United States.
< Immigration, Law and Order, Politics, 287(g), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Defund the Police, Deportation, ICE, illegal immigration, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Police, Rashida Tlaib >
- Business Insider 22:40April 27, 2021Some US states are giving newborns savings accounts for college - and it's workingOklahoma started a project 14 years ago to find out if creating a savings account for newborns would improve educational success. Turns out, it does.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Baby bonds, Cory Booker, College, College Savings, Education, Ayanna Pressley, Oklahoma >
- Business Insider 03:37April 21, 2021Powerful images capture Cori Bush and Ayanna Pressley's emotional reaction as Derek Chauvin was found guilty for the murder of George FloydThe congresswomen were seen tearfully embracing each other after a jury found Derek Chauvin guilty on all three charges in the death of George Floyd.
< Politics, Features, Ayanna Pressley, cori bush, George Floyd, derek chauvin >
- Breitbart News 21:02April 16, 2021Democrats Pressure Joe Biden to Forgive $50K Student Loan DebtSenate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) pressured President Joe Biden to forgive $50,000 of student loan debt Thursday.
< Education, Politics, Ayanna Pressley, Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren, Richard Burr, Student Loan Debt >
- Business Insider 00:33April 14, 2021Elizabeth Warren says the government should fire student loan servicer Navient, which should fire its CEOSen. Elizabeth Warren held a hearing Wednesday on student debt relief, and she lit into Navient's CEO on investigations of misleading its borrowers.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Student Loan Debt, Student debt forgiveness, Elizabeth Warren, Navient, Ayanna Pressley >
- Business Insider 21:23April 13, 2021Elizabeth Warren is holding her first hearing on student debt cancelation. Here's what to expect.Warren invited Rep. Ayanna Pressley, who defaulted on student loans, and CEO of student loan servicer Navient, to testify at a student debt hearing.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Student Debt, Student Loan Debt, Student debt forgiveness, Elizabeth Warren, Ayanna Pressley, student loan default, CFPB, Navient, student loan forgiveness >
- Breitbart News 22:37April 9, 2021Radical Left's Infrastructure Bill Wish List Includes Climate Change and AmnestyMembers of the radical left have released a wish list of items they hope are incorporated in the next infrastructure bill, prioritizing climate change initiatives and mass amnesty.
< Economy, Politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amnesty, Ayanna Pressley, Bernie Sanders, Climate Change, Congressional Progressive Caucus, CPC, Ilhan Omar, infrastructure, Joe Biden, Kirsten Gillibrand, Pramila Jayapal, Rashida Tlaib, socialism >
- Business Insider 18:49March 24, 2021DC statehood is not a 'power grab.' It's about full representation and respect.While Republicans argue that Democrats are seeking DC statehood to cement power, the push for full representation previously had bipartisan support.
< Politics, DC Statehood, 51st State, Washington DC, Muriel Bowser, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Democrats, Congressional Republicans, analysis, Ayanna Pressley, Black Americans >
- Breitbart News 18:57February 20, 2021Ayanna Pressley: 'Thank Black Women' by Canceling Student Debt, 'All of It'Far-left "Squad" member Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) pushed the Biden administration to cancel "all" student loan debt on Friday, framing the move as a viable way to "thank Black women," specifically.
< Education, Politics, Social Justice, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley, Joe Biden, student debt, student loans >