ArthurLaffer

GOP turns to decades-old lies to sell new tax scam

December 10, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] “You can fool some of the people all of the time, and that’s our target market.” That perversion of Abraham Lincoln’s timeless adage might as well […]

AlFranken

The moral high ground

December 4, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] There was a time in our nation’s history when the Republican Party claimed to hold the moral high ground. They were without sin; they were home of […]

ARRA

GOP tax plan is the worst jobs bill ever

November 26, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] With apologies to Benjamin Disraeli, there are three kinds of lies Republicans are telling about their tax plan: lies, damned lies, and f**king lies. Constraints of […]

BillClinton

Reckonings, and the limits of believing women

November 21, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] Before Harvey Weinstein or Roy Moore, before Brock Turner, before Rolling Stone screwed up a story at the University of Virginia, before the Obama administration tried to improve […]