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Do you remember when Rush Limbaugh insisted that the Affordable Care Act was a form of reparations? As silly as this argument sounds, it’s quite likely that many Republican members of the House and Senate actually believe this, which explains why the GOP has been so vigilant about trying to obliterate Obamacare. In the right-wing... Read more »
You know it’s only a matter of time, don’t you? The news that NBCUniversal is bringing Fox News Channel refugees Megyn Kelly and Greta Van Susteren on board means only one thing: the expedited elimination of any NBCUniversal media voice that displeases Republicans. Just because Kelly had that little squabble with Donald Trump a while... Read more »
Trump still refuses to believe it.
Repealing Obamacare would massively increase the deficit.
Prior to his briefing with intelligence officials today, Trump said that the focus on Russian interference in the election was a “political witch hunt.” Afterwards, the statement that was released by his team toned things down just a bit. But the focus was telling. While Russia, China, other countries, outside groups and people are... Read more »
The GOP has made a lot of promises, but now has to actually deliver.
He promised that Mexico would pay for the wall. It's not happening.
Ellen Nakashima and Haroun Demirjian provide some highlights from todays Senate hearing. The country’s top intelligence official said Thursday that Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign consisted of hacking, as well asShow More Summary
This is just plain cruel.
He was the first president to do a whole lot of things.
Based on history, it's important to maintain some skepticism of what the intelligence community is up to.
Republicans in Congress don't have a plan to govern now that they have the majority.
Black parents are rearing STEM whizzes in spite of negative societal expectations.
The voices of working class Americans will provide the most effective opposition.
At this point, I have no idea what Trump or his supporters mean when they talk about draining the swamp. Silly me…I used to think that it had something to do with the overlap between politics and big money. But Phillip Bump shows how wrong I was with this Venn diagram of Trump’s swamp... Read more »
States are disproportionately subsidizing schools whose students are wealthier, whiter.
Democrats are ready to fight back.
His company foreclosed on a 90 year-old woman over a discrepancy of 27 cents.
Republicans don’t want to be responsible for taking away people’s healthcare coverage.
Free college is dead at the federal level with Trump's election, so states are picking up the mantle.