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Dean Baker

Gripes About Excessive Regulations And Taxes Often Are Baseless

Ignore the hysteria — tougher regulations will not sink the economy.

November 20, 2014

Campaigning Democrats Must Tell Voters: Obamacare Is Working

If Democrats can’t embrace their own good work, they’re doomed.

October 2, 2014

GOP Using Whacky Strategies To Derail Affordable Health Care

By Dean Baker, McClatchy-Tribune News Service WASHINGTON — Ever since its passage in 2010 the Republican Party has made it clear that it will do everything in its power to obstruct the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. The Republican-controlled House of Representatives has voted 54 times to repeal the ACA. Among other ploys, they have: […]

August 14, 2014