Another Republican Gives Up Obamacare Fight

Another Republican Gives Up Obamacare Fight

Governor Tom Corbett of Pennsylvania is the latest Republican to retreat from the Obamacare wars. On Thursday, the federal government approved Governor Corbett's plan to expand Me ...

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Average Full-Time Workweek Is 47 Hours, Gallup Says

Average Full-Time Workweek Is 47 Hours, Gallup Says

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times Full-time American workers labor the equivalent of nearly an additional day each week, averaging 47 hours instead of the standard 40, accordi ...

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Obamacare, Beyond The Label

Obamacare, Beyond The Label

WASHINGTON -- The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam-dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall's elections. Karl Rove told us so in April, writing that "Obamacare is ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong With The U.S. Congress’

Weekend Reader: ‘Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong With The U.S. Congress’

Tom Allen has a unique understanding of congressional dysfunction and the challenges of bipartisan governing. As a U.S. representative from Maine's 1st district, for over a decade ...

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Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

By Anthony Man, Sun Sentinel DAVIE, Fla. -- Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, stopped at a Hobby Lobby store ...

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Poll: Californians Strongly Support Measure Regulating Health Insurance Rates

Poll: Californians Strongly Support Measure Regulating Health Insurance Rates

By Tracy Seipel, San Jose Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Californians are showing overwhelming support for one of the most hotly contested propositions on the November ballot -- ...

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More Californians Support Affordable Care Act, Poll Finds

More Californians Support Affordable Care Act, Poll Finds

By Tracy Seipel, San Jose Mercury News The nation's new health care law is surging in popularity in the Golden State, according to the Field Poll, which finds more Californians to ...

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GOP Senate Candidate Is Obamacare’s Latest Fake Victim

GOP Senate Candidate Is Obamacare’s Latest Fake Victim

With his political allies perpetually unable to find an actual victim of the Affordable Care Act, Rep. Cory Gardner (R-CO) is taking matters into his own hands. This week, Gardner ...

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GOP Using Whacky Strategies To Derail Affordable Health Care

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 obstru ...

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Karl Rove Still Can’t Find An Actual Obamacare Victim

Karl Rove Still Can’t Find An Actual Obamacare Victim

Politics is a constantly changing business, but there are still a few things you can count on in every election cycle: like Karl Rove's dark money group, Crossroads GPS, blowing i ...

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