In particular, the emerging call from our nation's evangelicals to protect God's creation is substantial.
The bottom line is that five million low-income Americans working full time for minimum wage, deserve a raise.
Environmental policy must strike a balance between the earth's best interests and our citizen's pressing needs.
I'm heartened by the growing awareness of global warming among important communities and organizations in our nation.
Environmental protection doesn't happen in a vacuum. You can't separate the impact on the environment from the impact on our families and communities.
We have a moral responsibility to protect the earth and ensure that our children and grandchildren have a healthy and sustainable environment in which to live.
Democrats believe we must have comprehensive health care reform that includes giving the federal government authority to negotiate lower prices with drug companies.
Last week in the Homeland Security Committee, Republicans were against port security; and today, one week after Democrats unveiled our Real Security Agenda, they're for it.
We are hopeful about the opportunities ahead, and stand ready to join this President in an open and honest dialogue about improving the state of our union for all Americans not the select few.
I have no problems with private schools. I graduated from one and so did my mother. Private schools are useful and we often use public funds to pay for their infrastructures and other common needs.