Medicare

Patience: Just What the Doctor Ordered (For Deficit Reduction)
November 28, 2012

Republicans want to cut Medicare and Medicaid to help reduce the deficit. Why not wait and see if Obamacare accomplishes exactly that?

Calling B.S. on the Next Big 'Fiscal Cliff' Bluff
November 20, 2012

Heed the moderate Democrats, says Politico. Don't heed Politico, says Noam Scheiber.

Eight Ways Obama Can Jam Through His Agenda Without Congress
November 16, 2012

House Republicans still don't want to cooperate with Obama. So here's eight policies the executive branch can carry out all by itself.

Stuff White People Like
November 12, 2012

Republicans say Obama won by promising "free stuff." But who was the real panderer in this election?

Paul Ryan Was Not the GOP’s Savior. He May Even Have Been its Albatross.
November 08, 2012

A few more Ryan appearances in the likes of Ohio and Florida and Romney might have lost these states by much larger margins.

Yes, Obama Won a Mandate
November 07, 2012

Obama's win is a major victory not only for Democrats, but all Americans.

The Most Important Election of Our Lives
November 04, 2012

The case for re-electing Obama--and feeling good about it.

On Health Care, Romney Is the Radical
November 01, 2012

One last, comprehensive look at Obamacare vs. Romneycare

David Brooks Endorses Protection-Racket Government
October 30, 2012

David Brooks urges surrender to Republican Party extremists.

The Obama Coalition is Still Alive—But For How Long?
October 15, 2012

Only one thing can keep Obama's coalition together long-term: economic growth.

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