Posts tagged "elizabeth warren"

Well That’s Interesting: Joe Biden Met With Elizabeth Warren, Possibly About 2016 Run

This should make some Democrats very, very happy.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 24, 2015 - 9:30 am

Senate Democrats Block Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood

Senate Democrats gathered enough support to block a Republican attempt to defund Planned Parenthood. The bill, S.1881, garnered 53 votes in favor and 46 in opposition, falling short of the

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 4, 2015 - 9:30 am

Elizabeth Warren Demands Fair Scheduling Practices For Workers

Elizabeth Warren, who is the greatest ever, is pushing a bill meant to improve the lives of workers by discouraging companies from waiting until the last minute to post their

Robyn Pennacchia | July 21, 2015 - 11:35 am

Elizabeth Warren Gets Mansplained By JP Morgan CEO

Even Elizabeth Warren, one of the smartest people in the country and former Harvard bankruptcy law professor, creator of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and now Senator of the United…

Katrin Higher | June 11, 2015 - 10:00 am

Senate Democrats Kill Fast Track Of Terrible TPP Trade Deal

Elizabeth Warren for Queen of Everything!

Robyn Pennacchia | May 12, 2015 - 4:22 pm

Here’s Why You Need To Care About The Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal

It is really, really messed up. …

Robyn Pennacchia | May 11, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Elizabeth Warren: The Government Shouldn’t Profit Off Of Kids Trying To Get An Education

You know who is the greatest ever? Elizabeth Warren. I sometimes feel like I just want a tape of Elizabeth Warren talking and making all the sense, so that I…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 8, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Is Hillary Clinton Only Meant To Be A Foil For An Eventual Male Nominee?

If I were Hillary Clinton, I would not run for president in 2016.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 9, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Hillary Clinton Is Having Brainstorming Sessions With Elizabeth Warren

Hillary Clinton met with Elizabeth Warren to brainstorm policy in December. [New York Times]
A new strain of HIV has been identified in Cuba. [MSN]
Women scientists in Nigeria…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 17, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Watch Elizabeth Warren Bust Rand Paul’s Balls While Asking About Vaccines

Certified bad ass Elizabeth Warren took some time out of a Senate hearing today to have a lovely chat with Anne Schuchat, the CDC’s director of the National Center for Immunization…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 11, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Senator Elizabeth Warren Has Some Great Advice For Handling Life’s Curveballs

“Never be so faithful to your plan that you are unwilling to consider the unexpected. Never be so faithful to your plan that you are unwilling to entertain the improbable…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 28, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Senator Elizabeth Warren, Who’s Trying To Save Students Buried Under Mounds Of Debt

Student loan debt in America currently totals $1.2 trillion, and is rising quickly. As graduation day approaches, the class of 2014 might be feeling less than hopeful about…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Meet All The Pro-Choice Women Victorious In Last Night’s Election!

Oh my God, you guys. I didn’t realize just how BIG us pro-choice feminists won last night’s election until compiling this list. It’s not just that we have more four…

Jessica Wakeman | November 7, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Scott Brown Pays Homeless To Be His “Supporters”

The Scott Brown campaign has admitted that it has been paying homeless people to demonstrate in Boston’s working-class Roxbury neighborhood with signs declaring themselves “Obama Supporters for Brown.” Benjamin Thomas,…

Newser | October 16, 2012 - 5:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Scott Brown Comments On Elizabeth Warren’s Body

Massachusetts Governor Senator Scott Brown made an obnoxious comment about his opponent Elizabeth Warren’s body. (Thanks to commenter  PhD_Bookworm for the correction!) [Slate]
Meet Angella Reid, the first-ever woman…

Jessica Wakeman | October 6, 2011 - 5:40 pm