Biden has invoked the Defense Production Act to increase COVID-19 testing and the production of vaccine supplies.
The existing eviction moratorium failed to uniformly keep landlords from pushing low-income families out of their homes.
Hinojosa says parts of Biden’s agenda are promising, but lack urgency. “He’s got to be bold,” West says.
Activists are demanding the Biden-Harris administration pass a sweeping jobs bill to address the climate crisis head-on.
“It’s going to take the work of progressives, of social movements to really get it done,” said Waleed Shahid.
The incoming administration can take bold action by creating a White House Office of Racial Economic Equity.
Marty Walsh would be the first labor leader in the position since the ’70s, but he’s also the epitome of a bureaucrat.
In the immediate term, Biden can place a moratorium on federal executions for at least the next decade.
Michael Pyle is the latest member of BlackRock’s “shadow government” to be hired by the Biden-Harris administration.
Democrats may soon have a mandate to pursue a transformative policy agenda tackling the nation’s immediate crises.