Massachusetts

The Supreme Court's Abortion-Clinic Ruling Just Made Cops' Jobs Much Harder
The buffer-zone ruling will force a piecemeal approach from law enforcement
June 26, 2014

Police will now have to scramble to keep patients and protesters from clashing.

See How Right-Wing Media "Covered" Obamacare's Big News Day
May 06, 2014

Two major Obamacare developments got tons of attention from the mainstream media. But on the right? Crickets.

Obamacare Signups Hit 8 Million
And both young and old are on board
April 17, 2014

A very, very good day for the Affordable Care Act, the officials who fought for it, and the people benefiting from it.

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.

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.

Scott Brown Is a Carpetbagger—and There's Nothing Wrong With That
Running in New Hampshire, and taking on a fatuous political tradition
December 11, 2013

Scott Brown Is Getting Ready to Run in New Hampshire—And Take On American Politics' Most Fatuous Tradition

Obamacare's October Numbers Are Going to Be Low
The real detail to watch is still to come
November 12, 2013

The Department of Health and Human Services will release initial enrollment statistics for Obamacare sometime this week, perhaps as early as Tuesday. But the disputes have started already.

From Boston, a Lesson About Obamacare
October 31, 2013

President Obama was in Boston on Wednesday—not to watch a baseball game, but to send a message about health care reform: The idea really works. Given all the news about Obamacare lately, it’s a message the country very much needs to hear.

Markey's "Present" Vote on Syria Confirms Our Worst Fears About Him
September 05, 2013

I’m not in the habit of agreeing with Scott Brown, the former Republican senator from Massachusetts, but he hit the nail on the head when he lambasted Democratic Senator Edward Markey for voting “present” Wednesday on the resolution to bomb Syria—mak

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