Jonathan Cohn
Senior Editor

The Latest Obamacare Delay and What It Means
March 06, 2014

Sometimes good things happen for bad reasons

Washington is Ignoring Obama's Budget. You Shouldn't.
March 04, 2014

The specific numbers may not matter, but the ideas do.

Paul Ryan's New Report Undermines the Case for His Budget
March 03, 2014

Turns out that underfunding programs makes them less effective. Who knew?

CBO Teaches Republicans a Lesson: Governing Is Hard
February 25, 2014

Gosh, you mean there's a good reason Obamacare is so complicated?

The Insurance Company Bailout that Republicans Love
February 24, 2014

Turns out the bailouts are just fine—as long as they prop up programs for seniors that vote Republican.

Karl Rove Accuses Obama of Doing Everything Bush Did—Especially on Deficits
February 18, 2014

Maybe he wants to forget the Bush era as much as everybody else does.

One in Five Obamacare Applicants Didn't Pay a Premium—Should We Care?
February 16, 2014

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) last week issued its latest update on Obamacare enrollment, revealing that 3.3 million people had used the new on line marketplaces to select new insurance plans.

One More, Very Small Hint of Obamacare Progress
February 12, 2014

The data is murky, but it sounds a lot more like success than failure.

A Controversial New Study Says Mammograms Don't Save Lives. Should We Believe It?
February 12, 2014

If the researchers are right, screening all women starting at 40 yields a lot of false diagnoses—without any clear benefit.

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