If this is the best we can do after the nation pours its collective hope into something, it really is the end of empire. And everyone in town, at one level or another, seems to know it.
|By: Blue Texan Friday March 5, 2010 4:48 am|
Heckuva job, Bart.
|By: Blue Texan Tuesday February 23, 2010 10:30 am|
One of the strangest and most annoying Republican talking points on the Democrats’ health care bill is that’s it too long. We’ve heard this from them almost non-stop, since the House bill was introduced last year.
|By: Michael Whitney Saturday January 23, 2010 4:00 pm|
Progressive Caucus whip Diane Watson’s office tells her constituents that she’s “willing to hold her nose and vote for a bill that had an individual mandate but no public option,” according to a FDL activist call report.
|By: Jon Walker Sunday December 20, 2009 11:53 am|
Some are calling this health care bill a “good bill.” Tom Harkin is trying to sell this bill as a “starter home” with a “solid foundation.” Those who think this Senate bill is built on a strong foundation are either too invested to acknowledge its complete failings or don’t understand the many key components missing from this bill that are necessary to produce a properly working system.
|By: Blue Texan Sunday December 20, 2009 11:30 am|
|By: Alexander Tsai Wednesday December 16, 2009 3:30 pm|
As psychiatrists who provide critical psychological counseling and support for many patients living with HIV/AIDS in San Francisco, Drs. Tsai and Rosenlicht have observed firsthand how “evergreening” by the pharmaceutical industry has adversely affected their patients. They respond here to Rep. Anna Eschoo’s recent comments indicating her continued support for the biologics bill.