House Dems pass Biden’s $1.85T domestic policy bill; Pa. lawmakers split on party lines
The sprawling 'Build Back Better' legislation now goes to the U.S. Senate, where Sen. Bob Casey has called for swift action.
Congress must raise taxes on the wealthy to pay for Build Back Better | Opinion
From small towns and downtowns, more of us are also reckoning with our nation’s deep racial injustices and disparities, and seeking ways to right those wrongs.
Report: Federal spending on children rose to 4-year high in 2021 | Friday Morning Coffee
The share of federal spending on children rose to 11.2 percent in 2021, a 3.5 percent increase over 2020, a new report concludes.
Biden’s agenda: Dems need to decide if they want to win a battle, or lose the war | John L. Micek
The GOP is an existential threat to American democracy. Pass the plan, then get to the real work.