Elizabeth Warren Condemns Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v Wade

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren condemned the Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v Wade on June 24. In a video posted by her Facebook page, Elizabeth Warren criticized the “partisan agenda” of the Supreme Court. “The Supreme Court is pushing goals that contradict the constitution and the basic rights of the American people,” Warren said. … Read more

Elizabeth Warren Sends Urgent Warning To Fed Chair Over Interest Rate Hikes

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) told Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell that he should be careful not to “tip the economy into a recession” with interest rate hikes. Warren, at a Senate Banking Committee hearing Wednesday, discussed how the rate hikes to help deal with rising US costs could carry the economy off a “cliff,” CNN … Read more

Senator Elizabeth Warren says leaked Supreme Court draft opinion on abortion “has opened a door to a whole lot of ugliness”

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren is calling on the Senate to pass an abortion rights bill after a leaked draft majority opinion reportedly shows the nation’s high court could overturn the landmark ruling Roe v. Wade. She told “CBS Mornings” Friday that while the bill faces challenges in passing the Senate, it’s important to move forward … Read more

Roe vs. Wade: One image says everything about US Supreme Court abortion decision

The faces in this image say something striking about one of the most controversial moments to rock US politics in years. Samuel Alito. Neil Gorsuch. Brett Kavanaugh. Clarence Thomas. Amy Coney Barrett. Five names, four of them belonging to men. Those are the individuals who appear to have up-ended five decades of abortion law in … Read more

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Is Really, Really Ticked Off

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is mad as hell. When a reporter asked her Tuesday how she’s feeling about the leaked US Supreme Court draft opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade, the typically reserved legislator didn’t hold back. “I am angry,” Warren said. “Angry and upset and determined.” “The United States Congress can keep Roe v. … Read more

Elizabeth Warren Calls Out Kevin McCarthy As A ‘Liar And Traitor’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) tore into House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Sunday calling him a “liar and a traitor” after audio confirmed that McCarthy did say he wanted then-President Donald Trump to resign following the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot, a stance he denied having. “Kevin McCarthy is a liar and a traitor. This … Read more

Biden to nominate Michael Barr as Fed bank regulator

President Joe Biden will nominate Michael Barr to be the Federal Reserve’s top regulator in charge of big banks. Barr, who served as assistant Treasury secretary for financial institutions during the Obama administration, seen here at a Treasury Department meeting in Washington, DC on Nov. 30, 2010. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images President … Read more

Investment giant BlackRock faces critics on climate change, Amazon deforestation

REVERB is a new documentary series from CBSReports. Watch “Complicit: The Amazon Fires” in the video player above. After years of criticism from environmentalists, the world’s biggest investor finally embraced the challenge of battling climate change in January. That’s when BlackRock, with a massive $7.4 trillion in client assets, announced it would sell off $500 … Read more

Ukraine brings reality to West and other commentary

Culture critic: Ukraine Brings Reality to the West The war in Ukraine “implicitly issues a challenge to the unseriousness, the smallness, of what passes for public life in the 21st-century West,” declares Spiked’s Brendan O’Neill. “As everyday Ukrainians pull together and arm themselves with guns and petrol bombs, Britain’s military top brass have rather different … Read more

Elizabeth Warren Wants Stock Trading Ban For State Lawmakers, Other Elected Officials, Too

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said Wednesday she wants to extend proposals to ban stock trading among members of Congress to all state lawmakers, building on growing momentum in Washington to rein in the financial dealings of elected officials. “Public officials should remove all conflicts of interest — whether you’re at the federal or the state … Read more