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A ride share driver displays a sign reading 'The Lyft Initiative Hurts Drivers' during a rally by Uber and Lyft drivers calling for basic employment rights at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on August 20, 2020.Mario Tama/Getty Images

How Uber and Lyft Are Buying Labor Laws

California’s Prop 22 could set back labor standards, particularly for nonwhite workers, for decades.

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Blue Dog Rep Jim Cooper Gets Progressive Primary Challenger

The Nashville Democrat, chair of the House subcommittee overseeing nuclear weapons programs, received max contributions last cycle from the PACs of several top defense contractors.

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Troy Carter Removed From ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ Pledge Following Sludge Report

After signing the pledge on March 5, Carter violated it by taking at least nine large donations from fossil fuel interests.

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Democrat Opposed to the PRO Act Was Showered With Cash From Amazon Executives

Warner is one of just three Democrat who is not co-sponsoring the PRO Act.