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Debunking Chris Christie’s Minimum-Wage Mythology

Tired of hearing “minimum wage,” New Jersey’s governor ought to listen to the facts.

October 23, 2014
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GOP Governors Have A Problem: The Ways They Govern

Republican governors facing reelection have a big problem — their right-wing policies have proved ruinous.

October 1, 2014

In VA Scandal, Let’s Have Accountability For All — Including Congress

While Congress eagerly prepares its latest political stunt – a resolution to oust Gen. Eric Shinseki as Veterans Affairs Secretary – members might want to consider their own responsibility for the scandalous inadequacy of veterans’ health care. Unlike most of them, especially on the Republican side, Shinseki opposed the incompetent war plans of the Bush […]

May 23, 2014

Will Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion Continue?

Is Medicaid expansion a one-way street? Greg Sargent asked good questions on Wednesday about the future of the Affordable Care Act: With Medicaid expansion responsible for some 75,000 new signups in West Virginia, will Republican U.S. Senate candidate Shelley Moore Capito campaign against it? With the rollout of Kentucky’s state-run exchange expanding health care access […]

January 24, 2014