Tammy Murphy Withdraws From U.S. Senate Race

Tammy Murphy

Nikita Biryukov, New Jersey Monitor First lady Tammy Murphy withdrew her candidacy for the U.S. Senate on Sunday, ending her bid to become the first woman elected to represent New Jersey in the Senate. Murphy, who lagged chief rival Rep. Andy Kim in polls as they both sought to succeed …

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AOC, Sanders Renew Fight for Green New Deal for Public Housing

Rep. AOC and Sen. Bernie Sanders

Backed by dozens of progressive groups and congressional Democrats, U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday reintroduced legislation designed to tackle both the affordable housing crisis and the climate emergency. The New York Democrat and Vermont Independent are leading the renewed fight for the Green New Deal …

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Texas’ New Immigration Law Is Blocked Again

border security

Alejandro Serrano and Uriel J. García, The Texas Tribune A federal appeals court late Tuesday night stopped a state law allowing Texas police to arrest people suspected of illegally crossing the Texas-Mexico border — hours after the U.S. Supreme Court had allowed it to go into effect. Earlier in the …

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