Mayoral candidate Jesus "Chuy" Garcia pledged to halt the "hijacking" of the city by hedge fund operators and bankers.
The New York Working Families Party called on the state's governor and the state legislature to enact an agenda that puts "working families first."
Have you ever wondered how it came about that in most places a right turn on a red light is now the law of the land? Here's how it happened.
An upbeat and forceful President Obama signaled he intends to use the rest of his second term to push for a progressive agenda on behalf of the nation's working people.
Dr. King wrote with an optimism that a nation that could produce such wealth could do better; he understood what many do not.
Baltimore protesters chanting "Black lives matter" gathered Jan. 15 to demand that the legislature enact laws to end the plague of police killings in Maryland.
Today kicks off the AFL-CIO's 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference in Atlanta.
Yesterday, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives passed a bill that would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Many Democratic state legislators are eager to restore the massive funding cuts suffered by human services programs in recent years.
President Obama last week proposed to bring the cost of two years of community college "down to zero" for all Americans.