Medicaid

Arkansas Republicans Just Proved Why Obamacare Will Survive Despite This Week's Absurd Court Decision
July 25, 2014

We now have a real-world example of how quickly Republicans will cave if the Supreme Court torpedoes Obamacare.

Obamacare's Depressing Red-Blue Divide
Conservative state officials are denying their constituents health care
July 21, 2014

Conservatives blocking expansions of Medicaid are keeping millions of their constituents from getting insurance.

Why the RNC May Regret Picking Cleveland for 2016
They just stumbled into a huge Obamacare controversy
July 08, 2014

When the party convenes in 2016, there's going to be one extra elephant in the room.

Black Voters Saved Thad Cochran and the GOP Establishment. Here's What Republicans Owe Them In Return.
June 25, 2014

A modest proposal for establishment Republicans to do right by their saviors.

Republicans' "Death Panel" Smear Was Appallingly Effective
June 23, 2014

Lying about "death panels" was insanely reckless ... and it worked.

The GOP's Latest, Embarrassing Retreat from the Obamacare Wars
June 17, 2014

The Republicans who'd planned to base their campaigns on opposing Obamacare suddenly have a problem. 

The Real Travesty of Virginia's Medicaid Fight
Forget the politics and the shady deal. The scandal is the people who won't get health care.
June 09, 2014

Forget the shady deal-making—it's the low-income people who desperately need health care and won't get it.

McConnell's Obamacare Policy—Repeal It, Then Immediately Reinstate the Whole Damn Thing
May 30, 2014

As a general matter McConnell's Obamacare policy amounts to arguing that the law should be repealed, and then reinstated in full at the state level. But that's a total fantasy.

The VA Scandal May Become the New Benghazi—And Not Because the Right Cares About Veterans
May 21, 2014

Three related things to keep in mind about the unfolding VA scandal.

A GOP Senate Candidate Blows The Lid Off Conservative Racial Politics
May 06, 2014

You won't believe what the GOP's favorite North Carolina Senate candidate said about people on welfare.

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