Obama’s “mess of pottage”

By: Thursday April 11, 2013 8:35 am

Barak Obama is the first Democratic president to advocate cutting Social Security benefits. Whatever happens next, this is a historic change of direction for his party and an ominous turning point for the American social/economic compact.


Progressives Return Fire, Demand to Kill the Bill

By: Tuesday December 15, 2009 4:15 pm

Howard Dean and the leaders of the House Congressional Progressive Caucus in the House are saying basically the same thing — kill the bill — since the Senate is struggling so badly to pass meaningful and effective reform legislation. We should also expect a sustained assault on the highly unpopular individual mandate over the next few days.

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