The group blog of The New Republic
April 9, 2014
It's more than twice as large as the GM recall, but is not linked to any deaths.
April 8, 2014
Critics keep talking about the 4.8 million people who "lost" insurance. Sounds like most of those people ended up with new coverage.
The hysteria is misplaced. But it's also telling.
Back To The Future.
Insomniacs are counseled to avoid electronics at night, but research suggests that playing video games before going to bed raises the chances of "lucid dreaming."
Conservatives opposed to disclosure of political contributions like to play the victim. The hounding of Brendan Eich just made that a lot easier.
Not too long ago right wingers refused to ponder any changes to Obamacare other than repealing it. How quickly things change.
Republicans only care about the politics surrounding them.
A few Republicans who have acknowledged the moral urgency of immigration reform.
Glenn Hubbard blames President Obama for not focusing enough on infrastructure to stimulate the economy. But that's just what Obama wanted to do—until Hubbard's pals stopped him.