AffordableCareAct

Trump, GOP demand blue state payback

September 3, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] In recent years, “red state socialism” has become the hallmark of American federalism. That is, even as supposed GOP budget hawks loudly (and wrongly) decry “out […]

AlzheimersDisease

POTUS by proxy

July 16, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] On November 6, 1994, former President Ronald Reagan penned a handwritten letter to inform the American public that he had just been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. […]

AffordableCareAct

CBO: Conservative Bulls**t Obliterator

May 28, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] This past week was a very big one for some very big promises from Republicans in Washington. It didn’t go well for them. Three weeks after […]

100days

When a hungry country gets a soup sandwich

May 14, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] A lifetime ago, when I was just 18 years old and newly enlisted in the Army, I earned a drill sergeant’s wrath. I don’t remember why, and […]

100days

When a hungry country gets a soup sandwich

May 14, 2017

[ Originally published on this site as post ] A lifetime ago, when I was just 18 years old and newly enlisted in the Army, I earned a drill sergeant’s wrath. I don’t remember why, and […]