Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Friday, August 18, 2017
victory

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Ends In Rare Victory For Obama And Progressives

Progressives have a lot to be disappointed about in the Obama presidency. Inequality remains stark and the jobs picture downright scary. The healthcare law — while it will save many lives – lacks a public option and further entrenches private insurance companies. But on a key question of social justice, fairness, and equality, the president […]

September 19, 2011

Perry Hits The Ground Running In Iowa As Republican Strategists Fret

Rick Perry is making George W. Bush look sensible, and Mark McKinnon, the Austin-based political strategist who knows Perry from his time steering George W. Bush’s media strategy in Texas, thinks he could be driving moderates away from the party, imperiling the Republicans next November. “I worry the physics of this year’s Republican primaries are […]

August 15, 2011