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Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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guns

GOP Congress Seems Determined To Make Mass Shootings Even Deadlier

The mass shooting in Las Vegas, the largest in U.S. history, has left 59 dead and more than 500 injured. Now, thanks to the deceptively named Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act, the Republican Party appears hell-bent on making the next massacre that much deadlier. The new legislation, which is wending its way through Congress, […]

October 4, 2017
affordable health care and Medicare for all

The Way Forward: How To Protect And Improve Affordable Health Care

Democrats cannot limit themselves to defensive efforts to salvage the Affordable Care Act at either the federal or the state level. They need to think about a more attractive national agenda in health care that reflects the lessons of the ACA and new political realities. The coming national Democratic debate is going to focus on extending Medicare—to whom, how quickly, and under what rules will be the questions.

March 24, 2017

Trump Slaps Ryan On Twitter After Speaker Vows To Shun Him

“Paul Ryan should spend more time on balancing the budget, jobs and illegal immigration and not waste his time on fighting Republican nominee,” Trump wrote on Twitter.

October 11, 2016
Eric Holder

Eric Holder’s Badge Of Honor

Acclaim for the Attorney General as he announces his retirement.

September 25, 2014