Jonathan Cohn
Senior Editor

Why Liberals Should Fuss About Obamacare
October 25, 2013

Sorting out the commentary on Obamacare is a lot less important than sorting out Obamacare.

The Latest GOP Attack on Obamacare: It's a Scam
October 24, 2013

One issue that came up in Thursday’s House hearings on healthcare.gov is the government’s decision, in the middle of September, to require that people create new accounts before browsing insurance plans.

Liberals Have Won a Lot. Here's One Reason Why.
October 23, 2013

You could make a good case that the last ten years have been relatively good for liberals. Democrats won two out of three presidential elections and controlled Congress for four years, two of them overlapping with the Obama presidency.

A Chart That Will Help Dispel Your Obamacare Hysteria
October 23, 2013

The Obamacare online saga may be reaching the phase where media and political hysteria is out of proportion to the actual problem. A case in point is the controversy over enrollment numbers.

Obamacare Has Had a Brutal Few Days, But It's the Next Few Weeks That Count
October 22, 2013

President Obama’s Rose Garden speech Monday was supposed to send two messages—one, that he is determined to fix Obamacare’s troubled federal websites and, two, that the law is already helping many people get insurance.

Instead of a Grand Bargain, How About a Little Bargain?
October 21, 2013

New bipartisan negotiations over fiscal policy are underway, as a result of the deal that ended the government shutdown. But don’t expect these negotiations to produce a “grand bargain” in which Democrats and Republicans each make major concessions.

The Truth About the Obamacare Rollout
The feds botched the website. But the states are doing much better.
October 18, 2013

The feds botched the website. But the states are doing much better. 

How Obama, Reid, and Pelosi Stopped Republican Extortion
Three reasons the Democrats won
October 17, 2013

It’s over. The Senate voted yes. The House voted yes. President Obama signed the bill and, on Thursday, the federal government is open for business again.

The Republicans May Lose, But So Will You
October 15, 2013

Americans who want jobs or mortgages will suffer because John Boehner didn't have the guts to stiff the Tea Party

Tick, Tick, Tick... Is This Boehner's Last Ransom Note?
October 15, 2013

Democrats and Republicans in the Senate have nearly completed a deal that would reopen the government and increase the Treasury Department's debt ceiling. President Obama has signalled his support, as have Democratic leaders in the House.

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