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12 ways the GOP sabotaged Obamacare photo

12 ways the GOP sabotaged Obamacare

July 26, 2019 – The story of Obamacare's problems is not complete unless we take a look back at all the ways Republican lawmakers took steps to… Read more

Thank you, Justice Roberts, for saving our butts photo

Thank you, Justice Roberts, for saving our butts

June 28, 2015 – John Boehner would never say it publicly, but he has to envy Roberts. Here's what I think Boehner would say in a letter to Roberts if he… Read more

Obamacare’s ‘victims’ photo

Obamacare’s ‘victims’

January 2, 2014 – When ‘victims’ step forward, reporters need to investigate these claims. If newspaper editors and television producers are willing to… Read more

The dismal politics of Obamacare photo

The dismal politics of Obamacare

October 9, 2013 – I think different Republicans hold a full range of motivations with respect to the health care law. Some oppose the Affordable Care Act out… Read more

A fuss over subsidies for Congressional staff

August 7, 2013 – The decision to let Congressional staffers keep their federal subsidies to help buy coverage through the exchanges makes sense from a human… Read more

Obama wins Round One of budget standoff

December 7, 2012 – Now, the president will have to decide where he is willing to compromise on cutting government spending. There are, in fact, places where… Read more

Is health care headed for the ‘fiscal cliff?’

December 3, 2012 – It's hard not to think about the movie "Thelma and Louise" with all the dire predictions about the coming"fiscal cliff." House Speaker… Read more

Why there is no “Next Big Idea” for reform

November 19, 2012 – Bottom line: The President doesn't need to come up with new ideas. He just has to stand firm on implementing what we… Read more

Health reform is being hated less ;)

June 24, 2010 – If you listen to John Boehner, health reform is not only completely abhorrent to the critics who pummeled it for months on end, but… Read more