More Evidence That Obamacare Is Helping
June 11, 2014
We've got some new data on how the Affordable Care Act is playing out in one state. The data looks pretty darn good.
Held Hostage by a Hospital
July 24, 2013
When the billionaire owner of the Minnesota Vikings football team decided last year he wanted a new, $1 billion stadium, he did what sports franchise owners often do: threaten to relocate to another state—at least implicitly—and thereby wrung nearly
Michele Bachmann Wasn't Funny. She Was Awful.
May 29, 2013
Why we should celebrate her retirement from Congress.
The Internal Polls That Made Mitt Romney Think He'd Win
November 30, 2012
The Republican candidate really did think he was on track to become president. These poll numbers explain why.
“Soon We Are Going to Have to Start Worrying about Texas and Arizona”: A Conversation with Norm Coleman
November 12, 2012
After the GOP was trounced by Latino voters on Election Day—a nightmare scenario that sophisticated observers had seen coming for a long time—I called former Minnesota Senator Norm Coleman, the Chairman of the Board of the center-right American Action Network and its related organization, the Hispanic Leadership Network.
Obama Doesn’t Need Tech Wizardry to Fix Voting
November 08, 2012
There's nothing magic to cutting down lines at the polls. Obama--and Congress--just need to deal with the basics.