Obamacare in Red and Blue America: Two Charts Tell the Story
January 19, 2014
Two graphs show how differently the Affordable Care Act is playing out in more conservative parts of the country.
The right has a new attack on the Affordable Care Act. It's as cynical and misleading as the old ones.
On Second Thought, Republicans Say, Let's Stiff the Unemployed
January 14, 2014
Republicans who want to do something about poverty and the unemployed? That's so last week.
Who's Getting Obamacare? These Four Charts Give Some Big Clues
January 13, 2014
The federal government has released a breakdown of Obamacare enrollment, including age. What you make of that information depends a lot on your expectations.
Three Reminders that Obamacare Still Isn't Hunky-Dory
January 13, 2014
The Affordable Care Act has gotten better press lately, and rightly so. But the news isn't all hunky-dory.
The Kids Are Alright: Another Obamacare Lesson from Massachusetts
January 10, 2014
Before you freak out about how many young people are enrolling in Obamacare, take a look at these numbers.
Rubio Talks Poverty, Says Things That Are Not Totally Crazy
January 09, 2014
Rubio's anti-poverty agenda has lots of problems. But at least he's engaging in the debate.
LBJ's Mistake Was Promising to "Win" the War on Poverty
January 08, 2014
If you dismiss the War on Poverty simply because poverty is still high, then you’re not making a serious argument.
An Unemployment Benefits Extension? Here's the Sticking Point.
January 07, 2014
Republicans may just want to shift the burden from one disadvantaged group to another.
If You Can't Go to Cedars-Sinai Anymore, Is It Obamacare's Fault?
January 06, 2014
The patients of Cedars-Sinai medical center confront Obamacare's new realities