The only acceptable replacement for the ACA is Medicare for all

The DSA’s National Political Committee has issued a statement concerning the Republican’s morally reprehensible proposed “Repeal and Replace” approach to the Affordable Care Act (or Obamacare). Their statement reads in part: For democratic socialists, the most reprehensible aspect of the House Reconciliation Budget Bill to “Repeal and Replace” the Affordable Care Act is that it…

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DDS Electoral Action Committee Endorses Steve Drahozal

After meetings with both candidates and much deliberation, the Electoral Action Committee of the Dubuque Democratic Socialists are pleased to endorse Steve Drahozal for chair of Dubuque Democratic Party Central Committee. The committee believes that Steve’s background as a public defender and a servant to the community make him the best candidate for chair. The committee…

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Take Action: Bill gutting consumer protections to be debated on Monday

As part of Iowa’s Koch problem, the Republican-controlled legislature is set to dismantle licensure requirements that protect consumers. Iowa law currently requires various professionals to be licensed in order to practice in the state. However, a bill slated to be debated on Monday would remove this requirement.  House Study Bill 138 would remove the licensing requirements…

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