Last week President Obama announced a budget that includes something called "Chained CPI" as a way to reduce Social Security benefits. I will not support it. And will not vote for any plan that ...
Peter Orszag probably thought he was doing his old boss, ...
Liveblogging this event as part of the Hell No! No Grand Bargain blogathon . Below is a YouTube livestream which will show a countdown until the event livestream starts.
UPDATE : 1:30PM:: the ...
I think we are all familiar with the possibility of a "Grand Bargain" with the Republicans trading higher taxes on wealthy Americans for reduced social security benefits in the form ...
The upside, if any, of the proposed "Grand Bargain" budget is that it has been rejected by Republicans already and Democrats, if they are smart, will do so also.
It may have the negative effect ...
Perhaps inspired by SecDef Hagel's decision to do the same, this just came in from Political Wire :
President Obama "plans to return 5 percent of his salary to the Treasury in solidarity ...
Have you heard about Dick Durbin's proposal for a new Social Security reform commission? It sounds remarkably like the failed Simpson-Bowles Catfood Commission, complete with special rules that ...
I've been organizing for this blogathon nearly a month. I started right after the Climate Change SOS blogathon ended on Febuary 15th. And though its not been going together like clockwork, it has ...
Forgive me if I don't go all Boehner and cry a river over this guys troubles
A New York City EMS lieutenant broke down in tears on the street on Friday when he was confronted over racist tweets ...