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Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 11:49 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius continues her defense of the Affordable Care Act and discredits Gruber as a nobody that may have been in the same large room as her, ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Dec 03, 2014 at 01:23 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Shooting spitballs won Republicans the Senate; now what do they do? With Republicans winning the Senate and Obamacare on the run, a new Era of Good Feeling is surely around the corner. Vote ...
by Richard J Rosendall
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 07:06 AM PST with 2 Recommends
At New Republic , Jon Cohn has a detailed exploration on the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2014 at 08:01 AM PST with 22 Recommends
The missing dimension in the ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Nov 14, 2014 at 07:33 AM PST with 37 Recommends
The biggest news for the past few days in the conservative media noise machine has been the remarks of Jonathan Gruber, an M.I.T. economics professor who consulted on the drafting of the Affordable ...
by News Corpse
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 05:15 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Faux Republican outrage over ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 101 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 01:37 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Video of MIT Economist and Affordable Care Act architect Jonathan Gruber is making headlines with apparently damning evidence that the Obama admin intended to fool the American public into accepting ...
by cardplayingdog
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Nov 12, 2014 at 01:42 PM PST with 1 Recommend
The hot conspiracy theory for the right on Halbig is that the "such states" phrase was intentional. Those sly Democrats in Congress wanted to force states to set up exchanges and hatched a scheme to ...
by Bethesda 1971
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Jul 26, 2014 at 11:32 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
To secure the Republican nomination for president, Gov. Mitt Romney ran away from his signature Massachusetts health care law he once touted as a model for the nation. Ran away, that is, until his ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 07:37 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
As with virtually every issue, Mitt Romney has a love-hate relationship with his own 2006 Massachusetts health care law. Just days after his aide Andrea Saul provoked right-wing fury by claiming "...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 10:17 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
With the Affordable Care Act having passed constitutional muster, Republicans are once again targeting the Internal Revenue Service in order to deny funding for the ACA's implementation. Hoping to ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Jul 08, 2012 at 12:29 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Even with four months to go until Election Day, Mitt Romney's shameless lying has already become one of the defining storylines of the 2012 campaign. Theories abound as to why Romney has emerged as ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 113 comments on Sun Jul 08, 2012 at 03:15 PM PDT with 79 Recommends
Mitt Romney is now claiming paternity for President Obama's auto industry rescue that saved over a million jobs nationwide. But while he most certainly isn't the father of a reborn Detroit, the ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 08, 2012 at 02:18 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Conservatives this week were quick to mock the Obama campaign's " The Life of Julia ," an online slideshow highlighting how government investments in education, health care, small business and ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 37 comments on Mon May 07, 2012 at 11:19 AM PDT with 140 Recommends
Discussing the Affordable Care Act with right-wing radio host Hugh Hewitt in March, Mitt Romney declared, "If I'm the godfather of this thing, then it gives me the right to kill it." But the former ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 04, 2012 at 10:03 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
My secret resource inside the Mittens campaign quoted the following coming outta his pie hole after placing 3rd in MS & AL: " As Joseph Smith is my witness, I'll never eat grits again !" :...
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Mar 14, 2012 at 07:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The Affordable Care Act is working. 2.5 million more young adults ages 19 to 26 now have health insurance. The shrinking of the Medicare "donut hole" allowed 3.6 million seniors to save $2.1 ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Mar 14, 2012 at 11:47 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
By almost any measure, the 2006 universal care law Governor Mitt Romney championed in Massachusetts has been a clear success. A bipartisan bill ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 12:56 PM PST with 35 Recommends
For those of you who follow politics compulsively, you have by now realized that it is a necessity for ones sanity to take anything either side says with a grain of salt. Often, the truth is cast ...
by ericbau114
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Aug 27, 2011 at 06:47 PM PDT with 20 Recommends