Trump’s GOP has failed on every issue important to our daily lives: health care, the pandemic response, the economy, the environment, immigration, and everything in between.
Trump has been an utter disaster on every issue that touches our daily lives. Let’s break them down.
The man in the White House today has all the characteristics of a communist dictator.
Led by Donald Trump, democracy in the United States is under attack. The forces of bigotry, including anti-semitism, have been unleashed by him.
The underlying evil of “strongmen” dictators such as Putin (Russia), Erdoğan (Turkey) Kim Jong-un (North Korea), Bin Salman (Saudi Arabia), Castro (Cuba), Khrushchev (USSR), Hitler (Germany) and Tito (Yugoslavia), is they always put their own interests first.
Joe Biden believes that Puerto Rico, and the more than 3 million American citizens who call it home, deserve to be treated with dignity and respect.
Another four years with Trump in office will push the U.S. and the world even further backward in the quest for women’s access to reproductive health and their right to choose.
This is what 18 Republican Senators said about making a SCOTUS appointment in an election year (9 months before an election, not 6 weeks before an election).
By supporting Trump, you are supporting a President who seeks to undermine our democracy to become an autocrat. This is not an exaggeration.
The facts show that time and time again, Republican leadership leads to a failed economy that Democratic leadership has to swoop in and repair.
With a friend in the White House like Trump, the long tradition of bipartisan support for Israel has been broken. Don’t be fooled.
In a shocking (but not surprising) report by The Atlantic this week, Trump’s presidency hit a new low when his true feelings about the military — and anyone who seeks to serve a cause greater than themselves — were revealed.
If Trump is re-elected there will be no attempt to address and change the racism that pervades our criminal or social justice system.
Trusting Donald Trump is not just a pre-existing condition that leads to loss of life. It can also cause loss of livelihood and life savings.
Donald Trump claims that vote-by-mail is fraught with error and open to interference by third parties. This is just another one of his 20,000+ documented lies.
Someone on Facebook asked Why do liberals think Trump supporters are stupid? The answer is that we just don’t understand how you can support a horrible and cruel human being.
No one in the meeting made the case that separating families would be inhumane or immoral. Any moral argument about immigration “fell on deaf ears” inside the White House.
“What I know about Joe and Kamala is that they actually care about every American. And they care deeply about this democracy.”
The DNC pulled off a nearly flawless first-ever-in-history virtual convention. It was heartfelt, it displayed the values of the Democratic party, and it made a clear case for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Here are some of our favorite speeches.
“If you entrust me with the presidency, I will draw on the best of us not the worst. I will be an ally of the light not of the darkness. It’s time for us, for We the People, to come together.”
“I’m not asking you to vote against Donald Trump because he’s a bad guy. I’m urging you to vote against him because he’s done a bad job.”
Joe and I believe that we can build that Beloved Community, one that is strong and decent, just and kind. One in which we all can see ourselves.
“My dad was a healthy 65-year-old. His only pre-existing condition was trusting Donald Trump, and for that he paid with his life.”
Going high means unlocking the shackles of lies and mistrust with the only thing that can truly set us free: the cold hard truth.
Her entire career has been devoted to serving people. Being a woman of color will undoubtedly make her more sensitive to the major issues currently in the forefront of our country.
Trump wants to make the payroll tax cut permanent, but what does that mean for us Gen Zs who are about to make our way into the workforce?
Unless schools have the resources to provide reliable, rapid turnaround testing (and ensure that they can comply with the “big 5”) they cannot safely reopen.
Are you a trust fund baby like Donald Trump? Do you have a well funded pension or 401(K)? If not, Trump should scare the hell out of you.
After the most competitive primary in history, the country received a resounding message that Joe was the person to lead us forward. Joe, I’m so proud to stand with you.
A letter received from a grandparent in Florida: “I was prepared to vote for President Trump until my oldest grandson, who cannot even vote yet, asked me, ‘why?’”
The military has born the brunt of Donald Trump’s lack of concern about the health and safety of Americans.
The Executive Orders Donald Trump signed last Saturday does not provide you the $400 a week that he claims.
“Trump is the greatest failure in American History. No American has failed history’s test in a more spectacular fashion.”
Reviewing Donald Trump’s track record in dealing with these difficult times gives ample reason why the New York Times regarded his response to the Coronavirus pandemic as, “perhaps one of the greatest failures of presidential leadership in generations.”
If he has the chance, he will bankrupt and destroy America — just look at all his companies.
Who do you trust to lead America out of the recession we’re currently in? Which presidential candidate and political party is poised to give the most help to struggling citizens during the worst public health emergency in 100 years?
John Lewis wrote this for all of us in the last days of his life. If you haven’t, please read it. We’ve provided an unlocked link to the full piece, so you don’t need a subscription.
When the founding fathers authored the U.S. Constitution, they were concerned that a future president might be corrupted by a lust for unlimited power or an insatiable desire for wealth.
A five-time draft dodger, Donald Trump doesn’t respect our military or veterans – in fact he only cares for them when it’s convenient for his personal or political agenda.
I awoke this morning to the news that Florida had nearly 34,000 new COVID-19 cases in the last 72 hours. The death rate in Florida climbed to 5971. Nationally we are approaching 150,000 deaths.
Vice President Biden outlined a bold plan to help struggling child care centers, provide universal Pre-K for all children ages 3 and 4, and ease the financial burden for caregivers.
“What the hell do you have to lose?” This condescending remark by Donald Trump to African-Americans has but one answer: “PLENTY.”
A pandemic is not political. The response to it should not be political. But under the devastating lack of leadership from Trump, Pence, DeVos, and the rest of his ill-prepared cabinet, it is.
Do you trust Betsy DeVos and Trump, who have no background in public education and sent their own children to private schools, to make sure your children are safe in the midst of a pandemic?
The biggest threat to the health of our citizens is happening right now. We are in the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic, yet once again the Republicans are attempting to get rid of the Affordable Care Act (ACA/Obamacare).
Do you care for or love a child with special needs? If so, you should know that the Republican party has proposed cutting classroom funding for children with exceptional learning needs, such as autism, visual/hearing/speech impairments, and emotional/mental/physical handicaps.
Joe Biden recently laid out his foreign policy vision for America to restore dignified leadership at home and respected leadership on the world stage. He argues that our policies at home and abroad are deeply connected.
We cannot afford to re-elect a president who denies science, repudiates global warming and has taken the environment backward by obliterating Obama’s far reaching environmental regulations.
Time and again Trump has demonstrated that he sees his role in Government as serving and enriching himself and his family, not as a servant of the people. He has shown contempt for criticism in open, illegal and unethical transactions supported by a Republican Congress whose members cower in the face of his intimidation.
Planned Parenthood clinics in Florida and nationwide have rejected federal funds provided by Title X due to regulations promulgated by the Trump Administration. These regulations, called a “gag order,” state that a grantee of Title X funds can not perform abortion services or even refer women to centers to obtain an abortion.
On average, almost 40,000 Americans are killed by gun violence annually. That’s over 100 people each day. The United States is the worldwide leader in both gun deaths and mass shootings.
Trump has known about this since at least March and has taken no action. In fact, since March he has pushed for Russia to be readmitted to the G7, and he spoke with Putin directly just hours before gassing peaceful protesters in Washington DC.
Donald Trump has said the U.S. is doing more testing than any other country. This is a lie, especially on a per capita basis.
Do you have school age children between the ages of 5 and 18? Do you live in a community where public education is the ONLY chance for your children to move up in this world?
Floridians between the ages of 25 and 45 years old are in the prime of our lives. While we live through this terrible pandemic, the fear of becoming ill is on everyone’s mind. Donald Trump has never backed down from his intention to abolish the Affordable Care Act, and just this week (IN THE MIDDLE OF A PANDEMIC), he filed a lawsuit asking the Supreme Court to repeal the ACA.
For over 400 years, slavery, mistreatment, and systemic racism has flourished in the United States. It’s almost as if it has been absorbed by our DNA. As a nation we’ve made many advances in civil rights, but racism continues to lurk throughout our communities.