The group blog of The New Republic
April 8, 2014
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.
A news roundup for April 8
What's going to happen next? Here are four possible scenarios.
April 7, 2014
There are signs that Cantor and crew are giving up on their diehard opposition.
Rubio is yet another Republican to avoid dealing with tradeoffs in policy proposals.
Even though the Supreme Court has voided the state law against it.
Encouraging people to talk about pay might be the best way to help make salaries more fair.
That Principled Conservative Embrace of Anti-Gay Businesses Somehow Doesn't Extend to Anti-Anti-Gay Businesses
The conservative logic on the Mozilla firing
On the right, the Arizona anti-gay bill was about freedom for business owners. But the Mozilla firing is fascism.