According to NPR, fact-checkers have been having a field day with Democratic claims that the Republicans are continuing their War on Women by proposing to pay for keeping student loan interests rates low by cutting funding for preventive health care services.
It turns out, say the fact checkers, that cutting funding for preventive health care doesn't just impact women—it also impacts men and children, because they too receive preventive health care treatment.
The tax cut debate is often framed as Democrats proposing tax cuts for just the middle class and Republicans proposing tax cuts for everybody. The reality, as captured by Adam Looney of the Brookings Institution -- is that both part... Read Post
After Senate Republicans last week refused to support an omnibus spending bill designed to meet their specific parameters, Senate Democrats are scrambling to pass a continuing resolution to fund the government through March 4. As I ... Read Post