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Air Force chief endorses Biden

Today, former Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James released a statement endorsing Joe Biden for President of the United States. A native of Long Branch, NJ who graduated from Rumson Fair Haven Regional High School, James commanded the Air Force…

Biden recalls El Paso massacre

Today, Joe Biden released a video HERE to recognize the one year anniversary of the El Paso massacre, share words of comfort with the grieving families, and recommit to the need to win the battle for the soul of the nation so…

Benefits did not hinder working

A report by Yale economists finds no evidence that the enhanced jobless benefits Congress authorized in March in response to the COVID-19 pandemic reduced employment.  The report (PDF) contradicts Republican claims that more generous unemployment benefits, which provided $600 per week…

Moms for Biden kickoff event

Women for Biden held its first Moms for Biden event, a kickoff event featuring Jill Biden and Jennifer Garner. Moms Demand Action volunteer Julvonnia McDowell, Portland mom Rashelle Chase, and advocates Fatima Goss Graves and Alida Garcia also spoke at the launch, which…

COVID hampers campaigning

Eight employees with the Progressive Turnout Project, which has been knocking on doors to turn out voters in the 2020 election in a dozen states since June, have tested positive for COVID-19. A top official with the Democratic group said…