Obamacare

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.

The Latest Obamacare Glitch and Why It's (Probably) No Big Deal
June 03, 2014

Hey, we didn't say they'd fixed everything.

The Politics of Climate Change Regulations Aren't Anything Like Obamacare
June 02, 2014

Anyone who buys into the assumption that the new EPA climate plan will "rival the battle over health care" is making a big, obvious error, and another smaller one.

The GOP's Veterans Health Care Trap
How politicking the VA scandal without a plan to improve care could backfire
June 01, 2014

By politicking the VA scandal, Republicans will have to choose between owning their unpopular privatization plan and being unresponsive to veterans' needs.

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As a general matter McConnell's Obamacare policy amounts to arguing that the law should be repealed, and then reinstated in full at the state level.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

Obamacare Is Slashing Those Crazy COBRA Premiums
Conservatives say the law crushes liberty. See why this woman disagrees.
May 29, 2014

Conservatives say the law crushes liberty. They should talk to people like Donielle Scherff.

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.

Mitch McConnell Is Playing Voters for Fools With His Big Obamacare Lie
Will his Democratic opponent have the courage to call him out?
May 28, 2014

Democratic candidate Alison Grimes should make clear that repealing Obamacare will destroy Kentucky's health-care exchange.

Mitch McConnell's Dangerous, Deceptive Retreat from Obamacare Repeal
May 28, 2014

McConnell is banking on the likelihood that most Kentuckians won't realize Kynect-sans-PPACA would be basically superfluous—exploiting confusion over which aspects of the Kynect experience are within Kentucky's power to maintain.

Is John Boehner Putting on a Show for Pro-Immigration Reform Donors?
May 27, 2014

Like an executive projecting optimism ahead of a disappointing earnings report, Boehner can't just admit that he's given up on immigration reform and grown complacent.

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