Watch my presentation on what has happened to America's middle class and why working families are going broke.
Filing taxes is a pain in the you-know-what
Support the Tax Filing Simplification Act to make it easier for Americans to file their taxes.
Are you working on Thanksgiving?
The Schedules That Work Act cuts back some of the most rigid, unstable, and unpredictable worker scheduling practices.
Five years ago today
The CFPB has helped level the playing field, and it has given consumers a tough watchdog who is on their side.
Let's get real
I’ve partnered with Senators John McCain, Maria Cantwell, and Angus King to reintroduce the 21st Century Glass-Steagall Act, a bill to reduce taxpayers’ risk in the financial system and decrease the likelihood of future financial crises.
Here's what this fight is all about:
Fast Track would not just apply to President Obama's TPP deal. It would apply to any trade deal made over the next 6 years - even if a Republican wins the White House in 2016.
I agree with Hillary Clinton
I’m not the only one worried about ISDS – a policy in the new TPP trade agreement that would let foreign companies challenge American laws outside of American courts. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wrote about it in her book last year.
You can't read this
For more than two years now, giant corporations have had an enormous amount of access to see parts of the TPP trade agreement. But the doors stayed locked for the regular people whose jobs are on the line.
Without rules, financial markets don't work
Rules are not the enemy of markets. Without some basic rules and accountability, financial markets don’t work.
Wall Street isn’t happy with us
The biggest banks on Wall Street have demanded that Senate Democrats grovel before them. Well forget it. They can threaten or bully or say whatever they want, but we aren’t going to change our game plan. It’s up to us to fight back.