The group blog of The New Republic
March 4, 2014
The United States and Russia do not trade much with each other.
VIP care, the end of employer-sponsored health coverage, and other changes that are coming.
Putin rants, panic calms, and rumors circulate that Yanukovich is dead.
Pepsi, Exxon, and Coke top the list.
Putin's dada press conference.
March 3, 2014
Turns out that underfunding programs makes them less effective. Who knew?
In a normal political climate, this is where real, bipartisan negotiation would begin.
Obama is tougher on pot than Bush. But Americans like pot more than they like Obama.
It's all about the oil and gas.