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
July 21, 2014
Conservatives blocking expansions of Medicaid are keeping millions of their constituents from getting insurance.
Lying about "death panels" was insanely reckless ... and it worked.
The Republicans who'd planned to base their campaigns on opposing Obamacare suddenly have a problem.
Mitch McConnell Wants to Kick the Vast Majority Of New Medicaid Beneficiaries Off of Medicaid
May 29, 2014
Don't believe the hype about his soft new stance. His actual position—kick hundreds of thousands of people off Medicaid—is politically toxic.
Voters can smell ambivalence a mile away. Why is it so hard for Democrats to understand that?
Here's one crucial corollary to the finding that Romneycare reduced mortality: Refusing to expand Medicaid will increase mortality.
GOP legislatures are committed to to insuring that their poorest constituents remain uninsured in perpetuity.
The Repeal Swindle
April 16, 2014
Repealing Obamacare is still their goal—they're just a little ashamed of it now.
The Right's Racial Blinders
April 15, 2014
The left-right race argument can become less cacophonous than it is. But not through a process of phased, mutual disarmament.